Considering renting your home on Airbnb?
More and more Canadians are renting their homes to travellers via online vacation rental services such as Airbnb, HomeAway, and VRBO. In the past year, Canadian Airbnb “hosts” have welcomed more than 627,000 guests from across Canada and around the world. While it can be a great opportunity to make money from an under-utilized cottage, cabin, or second home, a handful of homeowners have experienced nightmare guests that can make even the keenest of hosts reconsider. Learn how to protect your greatest assets-and stay out of the headlines-with our homeowner’s guide to listing your property on an online vacation rental service.