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Advice for holidy home owners

If you want to earn more from your holiday rental, to run your holiday home as a business, you’ve come to the right place.

I’m Karen Spencer, founder of The Business of Holiday Rental and I work with owners just like you.  

Owners who are ready to stand up and get their holiday home business standing out.  But you’re a bit stuck and feeling overwhelmed. You need some help to get you where you want to be.

Let me explain a little bit more in this >> Welcome Video <<

Boosting your profits doesn’t mean you have to work harder or for more hours, just differently and smarter, with a shift in focus and a can-do attitude.

Make now your time to stand up and get your holiday let standing out!

Karen from The Business of Holiday Rental


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Well I’m a holiday home owner too and I run my own successful holiday home business in North Yorkshire.

I get your struggles.  I’ve had to work through them myself!  But I’ve come out the other side and I know how bloomin’ good it feels to be in control of my own profitable business. I want to help get you there too; to run your holiday home as a business.

My ethos is to make every booking count. No point wasting time chasing low value bookings – where’s the profit in that?  I’m running a holiday rental as a business afterall!

To do that you need to bring a quality product to the market, one that’s worthy of higher prices.  This is where some owners freeze because they think it will cost too much – it doesn’t have to.

I’m a qualified Home Stager so I know a thing or two about how best to present a holiday home on a budget; with a few tweaks here and there and some savvy spending. It worked for me and I can help you achieve the same.

Then market your quality holiday home to the right people in the right way.  Get seen online by those who are looking for exactly what your holiday home is offering. As an independent owner you can do this, you just need the confidence to believe in yourself and to put into practice the marketing techniques that I know work. With a bit of techy know-how thrown in too.

There are 4 areas that underpin a profitable holiday home business: Mindset, Money, Makeover and Marketing. Work with me and you’ll suss them all!

I can help you if you’re ready to STAND UP and get your holiday rental business STANDING OUT.

Click on my <<Work With Me>> page and let’s get you running the holiday rental business you first dreamed of and get you earning more!

Karen from The Business of Holiday Rental


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