COVID-19 Resources for Vacation Rental Owners

The Evolve Team
The Evolve Team
April 8, 2020

Links to information and advice for vacation rental owners

The COVID-19 situation is constantly changing–and so is the vacation rental industry. While we’ve already learned a lot, there’s still more to come. Luckily, lots of companies and organizations are chipping in to help us all make sense of the present and the future.

We’ve gathered some links to help vacation rental owners understand more about COVID-19 related policies, news, and advice. We can’t guarantee that all links will be 100% timely or accurate because things are changing practically every day, but we’ll do our best. Rest assured, if you’re an Evolve owner, we’re doing everything we can to help you succeed.

Check back regularly for updates on this broad collection of COVID-19 resources for vacation rental owners.

Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) Emergency Advance

This recently enacted loan program will provide up to $10,000 of economic relief to businesses that are currently experiencing temporary difficulties–and does not need to be repaid. Learn more about how this loan can make up for lost rental income.

Learn more and apply for Economic Injury Disaster Loan

Airbnb: $250M to support hosts impacted by cancellations

Learn more about Airbnb’s extenuating circumstances policy and get answers to questions commonly asked by Airbnb hosts.

Learn more about Airbnb $250M to support hosts impacted by cancellations

Daily updates on Airbnb, Vrbo, and other refund and cancellation policies

Rental Scale Up offers a comprehensive list of current refund and cancellation policies for all major marketplaces, plus advice and best practices for owners.

Visit Rental Scale Up coronavirus update blog

The Reset: Resource hub for vacation rentals

“The Reset” is an archive of best practices from vacation rental leaders around the globe on how to survive the crisis. Get advice from vacation rental industry leaders updated hourly/daily.

Visit The Vacation Rental Reset website

Guesty COVID-19 Infocenter

Guides, articles, and other resources to help you navigate the crisis as a property management company.

Visit the Guesty COVID-19 Infocenter

Skift Research: The impact of COVID-19 on the online travel industry

This report considers how online travel is being impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak at both the industry and individual company level.

Purchase the Skift Research report

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