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Hiring a Rockstar Virtual Assistant (Step by Step Guide)

In the short-term rental industry, hiring a virtual assistant can be incredibly valuable. But how do you guarantee a quality hire?  Lead generation expert Michael McKay, takes us through a step-by-step guide.

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Fraud Trends in the Hospitality Industry and How to Combat Them

Short-term rental property managers are particularly vulnerable to fraud. With thousands of guests checking in everyday, a lot can go wrong.

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What is Guest Screening?

We refer to Autohost as an intelligent guest-screening assistant, but what is guest screening? Find out what it is and how it's used in the short-term rental space.

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Does Airbnb Do Background Checks?

Everyday, hosts rely on Airbnb, trusting that the platform will adequately screen their guests. But in reality, Airbnb has few processes in place to do so.

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The Ultimate Guide to Guest Screening for Airbnb & Short-Term Rentals

The ultimate guide to guest screening for Airbnb managers and short-term rental operators. Learn how to protect your business from bad guests.

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Background Checks vs. Guest Screening for Airbnb & Short-Term Rentals

Learn the difference between background checks and guest screening in the short-term rental industry.

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Why We Built Autohost, an Intelligent Guest Screening System

After processing thousands of reservations, and wasting time and money on unsuccessful guest screening, we had a rude awakening. Our best practices weren’t enough and we needed to do better.

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