Case Study: Northstar Conifer Luxury Home

Background Robert grew up in a 4 bedroom, 4 bath family home in North Lake Tahoe. Now his, Robert decided to purchase a new home in the area and use his family property for rental income. Renting it on his own, Robert struggled with managing bookings, screening guests, and marketing the property. He...
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Case Study: Homewood West Shore Classic

Background Susan and her family own a beautiful 35-year-old, 5 bedroom, 5 bath house in North Lake Tahoe. In an attempt to generate extra income that could then be put back into the house for updates, Susan managed renting her property on her own. Generating about $15,000 a year renting the property...
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Hometown Pride - Bringing Communities Together

When communities host events that show hometown pride you don’t want to miss out. It’s a time to show gratitude to the community, a place for locals to express pride, and a reunion of communities joining together in celebration. May 2019 marks the 36th year for Travel and Tourism Week . SkyRun is mo...
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Time Away From Home Matters to Health and Happiness

Time away from home matters to health and happiness, and using those precious vacation days to take that dream vacation is more essential than ever! According to VRMA , “...workers who use their time off to travel, see a 22 percent jump in happiness with their health compared to those who use their ...
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Spring Travels with SkyRun

Spring is one of the only times of year we can experience every season in a day...wake up to sunshine, eat lunch in the rain, and go to bed under a white blanket of snow. This special time of year can be wonderful to revel in and experience, but it can also be very tricky for travelers! You’re ready...
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SkyRun Estes Park: Seeing Potential and Disrupting the Market

With a background in real estate franchise and travel management, Greg knew there was an opportunity to join the vacation rental management industry in Estes Park. It became clear that the industry had drastically changed and that there was a tremendous need for disruption in the Estes Park market. ...
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Top Tips for Decorating a Vacation Rental

The origin of Spring comes from the sense of a new beginning. While winter rages on, we can dream of the days of flower buds popping up through the snow. In preparation, we asked the owner of SkyRun's largest destination for ideas to help breathe new life into your vacation rental and keep bookings ...
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Top 5 Pet Friendly SkyRun Vacation Rentals

Whether you are a dog or cat person, there is no denying that pets are an essential part of our lives as human beings. We bring them into our homes and let them take over our hearts as they become part of our families. According to the  2017-2018 National Pet Owner's Survey , 85 Million families in ...
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Top 5 Winter Care Solutions for Your Vacation Rental Property

With the winter solstice still a few weeks away, the start to the snowy season has not yetofficiallybegun. The only issue: Winter didn't seem to get the memo. Most of the continent has already started experiencing the cold realities of winter with places such as the Colorado Rockies achieving record...
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Your Guide to Enjoying the Fall Leaves with SkyRun

The air gets cool and crisp, pumpkins overtake every aspect of our daily lives, and we're all counting down towards that extra hour of sleep (November 4th by the way). Fall has blanketed North America in a quilt of pumpkin-spice and falling leaves, and we are all here for that welcomed change in sea...
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How SkyRun's Software Makes Managing Properties Easier

SkyRun Vacation Rentals stays competitive and one step ahead of the competition with our own proprietary software called "SkyTrax." SkyRun was founded in 2004 by Barry Cox (technical background at IBM) and Steve Falk (business development, legal and start-up background) with the vision of injecting ...
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Vacation Rental Case Study: 4 Months | $39,295 Rental Income

BACKGROUND Laura and her husband both work full-time and often travel for work. They purchased their investment property in Steamboat Springs (3 hours from where they live) and were in search of a property manager. After a negative experience with a larger corporate property manager, they knew to lo...
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Top 10 Vacation Rentals with Striking Architectural Design

Architecture can be defined as a way to “ fulfill both practical and expressive requirements, and thus it serves both utilitarian and aesthetic ends.” It’s a way for an artist to accomplish basic needs or to leave their mark in the world. Our diverse selection of vacation rentals is riddled with str...
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How SkyRun Competitively Markets Your Vacation Rental

Have you ever wondered how we keep your vacation rental’s profits so high?Competitively marketing vacation rentals requires knowledge, effort, and true dedication.SkyRun makes your vacation rental stand out among the competition by highlighting vital aspects guests are looking for when booking a vac...
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Rezfest 2018 - The Leading Vacation Rental Technology Conference

Want to explore progressive vacation rental management innovations and technologies?Now you can in a whole new way at Rez Fest 2018. SkyRun will be attending the important industry event this year and would love to see you there! Rez Fest 2018 is the leading vacation rental technology conference. Th...
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Top 10 SkyRun Vacation Rentals Set up for Cookouts!

It's Saturday afternoon, the sun is out, and there is excitement in the nearby water. Meanwhile, the clock counts down as the grill heats up and stomachs begin to yearn for food. Now is the time to load up the grill for a classic vacation cookout! Summer brings together family and friends for cheris...
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Vacation Rental Case Study: 18 Months | $85,429.55 Rental Income

BACKGROUND Chris and Laurie purchased their 5 bedroom home in Breckenridge and quickly realized that they needed a partner they could trust and who had the experience to manage their new home. It was important that their home was well taken care of and that they would be able to generate good rental...
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SkyRun Vacation Rentals Keeps Growing

June 26th, 2018 - Denver, CO - SkyRun Vacation Rentals has achieved an annual growth rate of over 40% each of the last 6 years. To support this growth, SkyRun Partners , the licensing entity of the 24 SkyRun locations, is announcing the addition of new team members to its growing operations team. A ...
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Top 10 Waterfront SkyRun Vacation Rentals Sure to Make a Splash!

Splish, splash, let’s have a blast! Now that summer is in full swing, it is time to lock in those summer plans and book one of our top 10 waterfront SkyRun Vacation Rentals that are sure to make a splash! The skies are blue, temperatures are high, and the summer solstice just passed. The summer sols...
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Let SkyRun Professionally Manage Your Property Investment!

So, you just invested in a second home to be used as a vacation rental, and you’re trying to figure out if you should manage the rental on your own or use a professional property management company. Initially, it may seem easier to manage on your own until you find yourself spending excessive time c...
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