The industry needs an experienced and confident coach like Joel to help show them the way. - Brian Sharples, CEO of HomeAway
Austin, TX (PRWEB) June 06, 2013
“Vacation Rental Success Volume I – From Start to Profit” Rockets to No. 1 on Amazon Hot New Releases
Author and vacation rental expert, Joel Rasmussen, today announced his recently released book, “Vacation Rental Success Volume I - From Start to Profit,” which guides new and prospective second home owners through starting and operating a successful vacation rental business, is now available for print and download on Kindle.
“Vacation Rental Success” eases the fears many experience when contemplating entering the vacation rental business. Rasmussen explains how the ownership and management of a second home as a vacation rental is easier than perceived and can generate a sizeable income and valuable diversity to any investment portfolio.
Interviews from some of the most notable authorities in the burgeoning vacation rental industry are included in the book, such as Rob Stephens, co-founder of HotSpot Tax, who walks owners through the vital process of tax compliance, and Scott Wolf, president of CBIZ Property and Casualty Insurance Division, to speak on the importance of vacation rental-specific home insurance needed for the business practice.
“Joel’s book is engaging and highly informative,” says foreword author Brian Sharples, co-founder and chief executive officer of HomeAway, Inc. “With more and more people discovering the financial rewards of vacation rental ownership, the industry needs an experienced and confident coach like Joel to help show them the way.”
Rasmussen’s how-to guide on the ownership of vacation rentals shot to the top spot on the Amazon Hot New Releases list on May 23, after being available for one week. Readers of the book can expect a fresh take on a combination of time-tested and new methods to master the ever-changing business of vacation rental ownership through topics such as:
- Advertising vacation rentals on the most effective channels
- Valuable tools and software products to save owners’ time and money
- Maintenance, security and vacation home insurance necessities
- Vacation rental regulations, taxes and legal concerns
- Customer service practices from guest reservations to interactions and complaints
“Vacation rentals have changed my life for the better in so many ways, and I’m excited to share not only my knowledge, but the expertise of the many brilliant people who also contributed to this first volume,” says Rasmussen.
“Vacation Rental Success Volume I - From Start to Profit” (Mango Media, Inc. ISBN-10: 0976647923, ISBN-13: 978-0976647928) is currently available at a sales price of $10.00 for a limited time: http://amzn.to/14ocWBa.
More information on the book can be found here: [http://bit.ly/18YFNiB.