Initial investment

  • Renovations and repairs

  • Table and chairs (enough to sit your maximum number of guests)


  • Sofa or loveseat


  • Coffee table


  • Bed or futon/sofa bed (keep in mind that many guests do not like to sleep on a futon or sofa bed, and Airbnb asks you to specify if you are offering a “real bed”)  


  • Nightstand


  • Television


  • White sheets and towels* (at least 2 sets per bed; we have 4)


  • Set of pillows +1 extra set for the closet


  • Blanket/ comforter


  • Bed coverings/decorative pillows


  • Mattress and pillow protectors


  • Full plate service (we recommend Corelle)


  • Set of silverware


  • Set of knives


  • Cutting board


  • Set of glasses


  • Set of wine glasses


  • Set of mugs


  • Small set of pots and pans


  • Coffee maker


  • Toaster/ toaster oven


  • Microwave


  • Kettle


  • Cooking utensils (spoon, spatula, etc.)


  • Corkscrew


  • Can opener


  • Kitchen towel


  • Trash can


  • Clothes hangers


  • Hair dryer


  • Umbrella (get a big one so people don’t take it)


  • Mop & bucket (if you're going to clean)


  • Vacuum cleaner(if you're going to clean)


  • 3-ring binder or plastic brochure holder

Monthly costs

  • Mortgage/rent

  • Insurance

  • Cleaning costs

  • Laundry costs

  • Amenities (soap, shampoo, snacks, water)

  • Cleaning supplies

  • Toilet paper

  • Paper towels

  • Trash bags and liners

  • Utilities

  • Cable & Wifi

  • Taxes

  • Business licenses

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