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  • Evolve Vacation Rental Brings White-Glove Service To Online Listings

    Evolve Vacation Rental Brings White-Glove Service To Online Listings

    Vacation homes sit empty most of the year, representing a huge amount of untapped inventory waiting to be discovered online. Large services such as HomeAway, VRBO, and TripAdvisor’s FlipKey are taking advantage of this market opportunity, but for many vacation homeowners managing their listings online is still too much of a hassle. They end up handing over the keys to local rental… Read More

  • TripAdvisor Invests In Vacation-Home Review Site FlipKey

    TripAdvisor Invests In Vacation-Home Review Site FlipKey

    TripAdvisor is in an expansive mood. In July, it acquired two small startups, VirtualTourist (user-gen travel guides) and OneTime (booking price comparison). And today it announced a majority investment in FlipKey, a guest review site for vacation home rentals. The amount of the investment was not disclosed. FlipKey launched only last March. It covers 50,000 vacation rental properties in… Read More