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By Alan Egan

 Homeaway Drop Tiered Subscriptions

Today Homeaway announced that it will be dropping tiered subscriptions from the 11th of July this year.

Here’s the official announcement

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They went on to say,

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In a section marked “How does this affect me?” (meaning owners and managers) they said this,

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So, how does it work?

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They had this to say about Pay per bookings,

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The traveller “service” fee remains unchanged, as does best match.

They also said,

We remain committed to delivering you more travelers and bookings

The vacation rental space is rapidly evolving, and so are traveler, owner, and property manager expectations. Today, we are announcing some changes in an effort to better meet and exceed these expectations – resulting in the best experience possible with HomeAway. Our goal is to provide travelers with a simple online booking experience and a sense of security that their vacation is protected, while still providing you with the levels of control and flexibility in listing options that you deserve.

More information here https://www.homeaway.com/lp/building-for-the-future

We will keep you updated as we learn more about these changes.

Vacation rental marketing guy Alan Egan

Alan Egan is teaching owners and managers how to market their vacation rental homes in new and dynamic ways with the creation of destination based websites and the innovative use of social media.
Owners that he’s working with are having outstanding results.

 See what he’s up to and join other owners that are taking the responsibility for their own marketing athttp://bookingsplus4g.com

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