Good design is an example of “ONE thing” that will help your listing stand out. Implementing professional staging and unique decor in your short-term rental can lead directly to more bookings and higher revenue.
Gone are the days of just throwing a rental together and hoping for listings. The industry is getting more competitive as boutique hotels and experience stays are gaining popularity. Focusing your short-term rental around good design principles is a near guarantee for success in the competitive STR landscape.
Tips for design in your STR:
Use wallpaper (temporary or not) to create a bold accent wall
Don’t skimp on the often-overlooked elements like light fixtures and live plants
Save money on artwork by getting printables on Etsy and printing & framing it yourself
Create timeless backdrops like subway tile and white walls which give you freedom to adapt your listing over time without turning it into a construction project
Are you an aspiring designer, or know someone who is? Reach out to us on Instagram!
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