Vacation rental began as a cottage industry. Owners rented directly to travelers, and travelers returned to the same destinations every year. Every aspect of running a vacation rental business was engaged in that relationship with the traveler: creating a beautiful home for them to visit, attending to their needs, and maintaining a friendly relationship afterwards so they'd be inclined to visit again.
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