Are Security Cameras Safe to Use at My Short-Term Rental?

  • 13 July 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Are Security Cameras Safe to Use at My Short-Term Rental?

Short-term rental hosts are allowed to use various surveillance devices to protect their property as long as they are disclosed in the listings, including on Airbnb and VRBO and other vacation rental booking sites. Further, while not forbidden on the exterior of the property, they are prohibited in private spaces, such as bedrooms, bathrooms and other sleeping areas. Here are a few security measures you can take to protect your short-term rental.

6 Tell-Tale Signs of Phishing for Vacation Rental Owners

  • 28 April 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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6 Tell-Tale Signs of Phishing for Vacation Rental Owners

Phishing attacks are constantly evolving in order to capitalize on our information. Phishing is the fraudulent practice of sending emails claiming to be from reputable companies to induce individuals to reveal personal information. As hackers get better and better at their game, it’s important to know how to spot a suspicious email to help your vacation rental business avoid a cyber breach.

Make Safety a Priority at Your Vacation Rental

  • 26 April 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Make Safety a Priority at Your Vacation Rental

The last thing you want your guests to be thinking about when they walk into your vacation rental property is their safety. You want your guests to know that they are protected and safe at all costs. As a short-term vacation rental property owner, you also want to do everything in your control to make their experience one to remember for the right reasons.

Why You Need Vacation Rental Insurance

  • 19 February 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Why You Need Vacation Rental Insurance

Becoming a short-term rental owner can be a great way to earn extra money. However, property owners sometimes do not consider the potential risks that can come with owning a vacation rental business.

Getting Started with a Vacation Rental Property

  • 27 January 2021
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Getting Started with a Vacation Rental Property

When starting a vacation rental business, there are many things you have to consider. Though it’s an exciting and profitable business, it constantly needs care and must operate like a traditional business. To help reduce the chance of headaches you may have when starting out, we’ve compiled our best tips for getting started on the right foot.

4 Tips to Prepare Your Vacation Rental for Holiday Travelers

  • 10 December 2020
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4 Tips to Prepare Your Vacation Rental for Holiday Travelers

With a little planning and holiday magic, you can maximize your vacation bookings and entice holiday travelers to return year after year. Here are four tips to make your vacation rental stand out and worthy of five-star reviews. 

Hazards Never Take a Holiday

  • 9 December 2020
  • Author: Ward, Hayden
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Hazards Never Take a Holiday

’Tis the season to be on the lookout for common holiday hazards at your vacation rental. No one wants to be on Santa’s naughty list when you can easily avoid these potential problems. The holidays can be overwhelming with so much to do and so little time, and it’s easy to overlook basic rental risks. Set aside a few minutes away from the hustle and bustle to prepare your property for hazards and remind your guests to take safety precautions seriously.

Tips for Managing Your Vacation Rental Remotely

  • 7 December 2020
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Tips for Managing Your Vacation Rental Remotely

As COVID cases begin to rise again, remote work is becoming a new normal for many. For vacation rental property owners, working remotely or in a different state than your property can be a difficult task.To help keep your rental business running smoothly, we compiled a list of seven tips for successful remote management.

Trick or Treat: The Do’s and Don’ts of Vacation Rentals

  • 28 October 2020
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Trick or Treat: The Do’s and Don’ts of Vacation Rentals

With Halloween around the corner, things can get a little spooky. Don’t let your property be a trick in a world of treats! Follow these simple do's and don'ts to make your vacation rental the (candy) apple of every guest's eye!

Using a Local Property Manager to Limit Your Risk of Loss

  • 21 September 2020
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Using a Local Property Manager to Limit Your Risk of Loss

Owning a vacation rental property can be a rewarding source of extra revenue for you. However, if the property you rent out is geographically distant from your home, it can be almost impossible to ensure it is maintained to your standards or to handle emergency situations on the premises without a local property manager there to provide hands-on support.

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CBIZ Vacation Rental Insurance, a division of CBIZ Insurance Services,Inc., is the largest insurer of short-term vacation rental properties in the United States. As part of an $850 million New York Stock Exchange traded company (CBZ), we are the first broker to develop specific policy coverage to meet the needs for vacation rental properties and the amenities offered by these businesses. We have insured vacation rental properties since 2002.

The CBIZ Vacation Rental Insurance team knows insurance, specifically the risks and exposures related to short-term vacation rentals.We won't confuse you with technical "insurance speak" ~ our representatives are well versed in explaining your coverage in plain English. With hands-on, personal customer service, we guarantee swift communication and a 24/7 claims team that is ready to respond to your call any time of the day. As specialist in the industry, we leverage our knowledge and passion to ensure you and your business are adequately protected.