Regardless of the number of properties you work with, if you own or manage vacation rentals, operate a B&B or a Villa, or offer self-service or serviced apartments for short term rental anywhere around the world, joining AVROA will increase your profits… and joining is free

AVROA’s free property listing service generates millions of dollars of income for our members by referring thousands of guests to owners’ and managers’ websites every month.

The American Vacation Rental Owners’ Association (AVROA) is an independent organization dedicated to supporting vacation rental owners and managers.

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A rental scam can ruin your vacation. When you see the AVROA Certification Seal, you know that AVROA has verified the owner and property.

Do you know who you are renting from?     Maybe you should…

When you see the AVROA seal you know the owner and the property are real…

A property displaying the AVROA seal generate more inquiries and rental income because it assures guests that the rental is legitimate.

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Feature Your Own Rental With AVROA’s Free Featured Dates

Don’t pay someone to feature your property! Now you can feature your own property and it’s free..

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AVROA Property Certification

Fight scams! AVROA certification sets your property apart from others by assuring your guests that you run a legitimate business.

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List Property Free – for a lifetime!

AVROA generates millions of dollars of income for our members by referring thousands of guests to owners’ and managers’ websites every month.

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Join AVROA as a Property Owner

If you are an individual property owner, AVROA can increase your income and joining AVROA is easy.

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Join AVROA as a Property Manager

Property management companies are important, AVROA has special programs designed just for you.

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Join AVROA as an Internet Listing Service

Let AVROA drive guests to your website making your service a better value for you customers.

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AVROA Programs

The AVROA Foundation

AVROA’s #1 goal is to establish a not-for profit agency called the AVROA Foundation. The AVROA Foundation’s will support the Vacation Rental Industry through research, education and advocacy.

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Property Certification

Rentals scams are a growing problem. AVROA certification sets your property apart from others by assuring your guests that you run a legitimate business.

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AVROA Vendor Lists

AVROA’s vendor list service is where members can recommend and rate vendors they have used. From attorneys to housekeeping when you need help now you can choose from services that others have tried and rated.

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AVROA Local Chapters

AVROA local Chapters are licensed, independent, for profit businesses that promote AVROA programs in specified geographic areas.

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AVROA’s free property listing service generates millions of dollars of income for our members by referring thousands of guests to owners’ and managers’ websites every month.

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VR Owners and Managers: A Rental Collective at Work Across The World

VR Owners and Managers: A Rental Collective at Work Across The World

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Setting Up Your Own Vacation Rental Website

If you want to get more involved with managing your own vacation rental property setting up your own vacation rental website is really important. Every Vacation Rental Owner who has the time or interest in managing their own property should have their own website. It’s important because over a period of time, managed correctly, your…

Don’t Look Now but The Vacation Rental Business is Maturing

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You don’t see too many buggies or buggy whips any more,  but in 1890 there were 13,000 businesses in the wagon and carriage industry. Now think typewriters, VCR’s and cassettes. All gone, just like buggy whips. These are all examples of products that have reached the end of their product life cycle. So, what does…

AVROA Property Certification Protects Your Vacation Rental From Being Highjacked on the Internet

AVROA Property Certification Protects Your Vacation Rental From Being Highjacked on the Internet

You get a Flu shot every year. Now give your vacation rental property the same protection against being hijacked on the Internet

Advertising Vacation Properties on the Internet will be Free in the Future

Advertising Vacation Properties on the Internet will be Free in the Future

Let me say that again – Advertising vacation properties on the Internet will be FREE in the future and it won’t be that long before it happens. I can hear it now “No, no way!  How is that possible?”.  The answer is the falling cost of technology and delivering services over the Internet.

Welcome to the New AVROA!

Welcome to the New AVROA!

Welcome to the new AVROA! The new AVROA has arrived and with a new look and programs designed to increase owner and manager income. Introducing AVROA’s Property Certification Program The growing problem of vacation rental scams scares guests and hurts the vacation rental business but it is also an opportunity.

AVROA Property Certification

AVROA Property Certification

Your vacation rental is paid for, you have a lease in your hand but then, suddenly, when you arrive you find out that the property you rented was either never for rent, already rented to someone else by the real owner or doesn’t even exist. Nothing can ruin a vacation faster than having your family…

Visit Pigeon Forge Tennessee

If you are looking for a vacation destination rich with history, shopping, restaurants and endless attractions then Pigeon Forge, Tennessee and the surrounding area has exactly what you are looking for! Visit the Old Mill Restaurant, which happens to be the founding location of Pigeon Forge.  In 1820, Isaac Love built an iron forge near…

Leave the Travel Arrangements to the Professionals

Leave the Travel Arrangements to the Professionals

 For years now  sites like VRBO and HomeAway have monopolized the vacation home industry. Vacation Home Owners pay a lot of money to list their home(s) on these site(s) even though they have little to no experience in the travel industry. Although owners listing their homes on websites themselves is not a new concept, it’s…