14 things you need to know before you use Airbnb
- You might be breaking the law.
- You are protected.
- There are some things that aren’t protected.
- You should have homeowners or renters insurance.
- Take a lot of photos.
- Compare prices.
- Give your guests some perks.
- Not all hosts are real humans.
- Read the star ratings, not just the words.
- Do your own neighborhood research.
- Ask all of your questions.
- Pick an experienced host for your first stay.
- Tell your host you are new to the site.
- Never leave the Airbnb site.