Short Term Rental Industry News – Scott Weir

Is it right to publicly humiliate your guests?

An owner has publicly humiliated their guests for not knowing how to open the fridge or work the oven. Is this the correct way to run your business? Scott explains how you need to treat your guests correctly.

Scotland to get two Freeports after dispute settled

The agreement to be unveiled this week will be funded by the UK government, which has doubled its anticipated investment from £25 million, paving the way for successful bids to be announced in the summer.


New rules for short term lets passed in Scotland

The government has announced new legislation for short term lets. Scott has been investigating into this new legislation and what it means for holiday home owners. Watch the video for an insight.

Second home owners set for a £191m windfall

Scott takes a look into the news article stating that holiday home owners will be in for a £191m windfall. Is that true? Are we all about to become millionaires? Watch the video where Scott explains all.

The UK’s best holiday let

The best holiday home with the best views in the UK. Scott takes a look at the property, the views, and how the owners market the property.

Booking.com to cut 3,000 jobs
Booking.com have announced that they are going to cut 3,000 jobs at the booking.com offices, watch the video to understand how they will maintain customer service.

Airbnb records record breaking revenue

This weeks video is featuring the COP26 Ban on Airbnb owners that have been hiking the prices especially for the selected dates.

Airbnb COP26 Ban

Are owners getting greedy? Airbnb cracking down on the owners raising the prices for the COP26 conference.
Scott investigates further.