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How to Fund Vacation Rental Smart Home Control: You’re Already Funding It with Inefficient Operations

Last week I shared a post describing the potential to Create a Profit with Vacation Rental Smart Home Control. I whole-heartedly stand behind the message of that post. Smart Home Control is a service that your guests and homeowners want (ah hem, you can check out a post on that topic as well :)). However, I’d like to take a…

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Google Acquires Nest “Smart” Thermostat: A Perfect Opportunity for Vacation Rental Managers?

In my last post, I dropped a quick hint about the GIGANTIC smart home automation news: Google buys Nest smart thermostats for $3.2 billion! The interwebz have been buzzing about this news for days, so I figured I’d carve out a full post rather than just a quick mention. Google’s acquisition of Nest smart thermostats (just one aspect of home…

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A Sweet Spot for Vacation Rental Smart Home Control & Keyless Access

I’ve squawked about the brilliance of smart home control for vacation rental management quite a bit… Top 10 Reasons Property Automation is Perfect for Vacation Rental Managers PointCentral is Uniquely Positioned to Provide Commercial Property Automation Smart Home Control; Not Just for VRMs. Your Guests & Homeowners Want it Too! Superior Technology Through Alarm.com Partnership But here’s a thought that occurred…

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Media Pitch: Awesome Potential of Home Automation for Commercial Businesses – I.E. – Commercial Property Automation

I’ll start this post on a positive note. I am amazingly psyched to be sitting at the cross-section of two awesome industries that are on the verge of fantastic growth – home automation and vacation rental homes. I’ve professed my undying love for both industries, and both are showing signs of BIG growth in 2013. Checkout all of these companies/products…

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Words of Wisdom for Vacation Rental Managers: Embrace Technology

You can file this post in the “slipped through the cracks” department. I have a pretty nifty article about the vacation rental industry to share today, but it’s been sitting in my “Great Blog Topics” folder since November. Eeek. Sorry about that. I’m usually much more timely as I toss awesome information around the interwebs, but the good news is…

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PointCentral is Uniquely Positioned to Provide Commercial Property Automation

Last week I shared a post highlighting the amazing growth in home automation taking place. New smart home technologies are being developed and companies are jumping into the home automation industry at a rapid pace – big companies like Microsoft, Apple, and Google. It’s an exciting time to be a part home automation. That post spotlights some key reasons PointCentral…

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Home Automation Bursts Onto the Travel Scene

I’ve professed my undying love for vacation rentals and home automation here a number of times… Vacation Rentals + Home Automation = Awesomeness! It turns out I’m not the only one that believes home automation is the perfect fit for the travel industry. Just this week, Evolve Guest Controls announced that it is bringing home automation to hotels. And the…

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