Short Term Room Rental


Short Term Room Rental

How to set up a short term room rental in your home

Renting out a room in your house on a short-term basis can be a great way to earn extra income.

Let Wisconsin CoHost guide you through the process to get your short term room rental up and running smoothly.

Overview of renting out a room in your home as a short term rental and the benefits it can provide.

We have a modest home here that we use for Short Term Rentals in Waupun Wisconsin. This

Great Outdoors Themed Room
Victorian Themed Room
Great Outdoors Jr Themed Room

Choose the right room to rent out

Set your nightly rate

Prepare the room and common areas

  • Consider size, amenities, privacy
  • Make any necessary upgrades or changes
  • Furnish appropriately for guests
  • Research comparable listings in your area
  • Factor in expenses like utilities and cleaning
  • Decide on minimum stay requirements
  • Make the room clean, comfortable and inviting
  • Provide fresh linens, towels, toiletries
  • Clear out space for guests in common areas
  • Set house rules and post them

Get legal permissions

Market your listing

Manage bookings and logistics

  • Check zoning laws and HOA rules
  • Make sure your insurance covers short term rentals
  • Consult an accountant about tax implications
  • Create listings on platforms like Airbnb and our own website for you
  • We will rite an attractive title, description, and list amenities
  • We will respond promptly to booking inquiries and questions
  • Set up a calendar and booking system
  • Arrange check-in/checkout times
  • Collect payment
  • Communicate with guests as needed

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