This week we’re excited to announce we’ve topped our first milestone. 100 completed stays. Since our launch in May, short term guests have visited our client properties more than 100 times and stayed more than 250 nights. Each reservation was booked and managed through ApartmentJet, and each included a background …

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At its core, ApartmentJet is a marketing platform. That means we don’t necessarily think of short term rentals as a new type of business model. Instead, we think of them as a new type of marketing channel. This is an important distinction, because it can affect your short term rental …

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We promised another big new feature this week, and we always (try to) deliver. Today we’re introducing Event Based pricing controls to help you easily override prices for an entire community in a few simple steps. Let’s say you manage a property with ten short term rental units. Maybe you’re …

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Email notifications. Boring? Maybe. But they can be an essential tool for staying on top of your task list. ApartmentJet’s dashboards currently provide onsite staff with details of guest arrivals and departures, average nightly rates, pending reservations, and a whole lot more. But sometimes dashboards are not enough. Enter the …

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So you’re almost convinced it’s time to earn short term revenue with your vacant units, but you’re not certain your onsite staff is ready to handle the flood of communications or booking requests that come with short term rental marketplaces. Or maybe you have no one available during hours when …

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As mentioned in our 1871 post, we consider ourselves proud Chicagoans (even though some of us live in the burbs). So we’re always excited to be featured in Chicago tech publications. First there was this great ApartmentJet story from Built In Chicago. Now the fine folks at ChicagoInno have published …

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From the moment work began on ApartmentJet, we wanted this startup to be different. In the past, we’ve worked on fully distributed teams. We’ve worked with offshore teams. We knew, given the complexities of this product, the timelines involved, and Kevin’s determination to use modern development frameworks, we needed everyone …

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Arguably, one of the most critical aspects of managing short term stays is communication with your potential, future, and current guests. Whether you’re answering questions or requesting information, communication is constant. One of ApartmentJet’s main goals is to simplify and expedite those communications, reducing the workload for onsite staff or …

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