It’s no secret the rental market is a mess, but Brisbane startup Rent Rabbit is already fixing things up. And with their EOI campaign, you can get in on the ground floor and clean up too. This proptech startup founded by brothers James and Ben Pretty has been called “a kind of TripAdvisor for renters”,… Read more »
Rents fell and property supply increased during Covid-19 as investors cut back on their Airbnb listings
COVID-related travel restrictions and the sudden drop in tourism provided an ideal natural experiment to examine the impact of shifts in the supply of short-term rental accommodation. Our research, released today, found even modest reductions in Airbnb listings, as owners switched to longer-term rentals, increased supply of these properties. The result was lower local rents.… Read more »
PropertyConnect’s Tim Manson believes “pure, eBay-style” rental bid platforms cost everyone both time and money, while LiveOffer is fairer.