The Wire Interview: Maison International Vice President, Erin Alls

Erin Alls
[Alvin Brickman for Metrosetter Wire]

The Wire Interview is a continuing series of conversations with players in the corporate housing industry.

Times are changing — New technology, increased diversity of travelers,  shifting regulation of sister industries  —  but according to Erin Alls, Vice President of Maison International, there’s never been a better time to be in the business. Continue reading

PayPal Invades Gas Stations

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The line between online and offline continues to be blurred as travelers will soon be able to pay for gas at gas pumps with — you guessed it! — PayPal. Continue reading

Zillow Expands Like A Marshmallow In A Microwave

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Looks like business is booming for online real estate service company Zillow. Continue reading

Where Have All The Short-Term Tenants Gone?!

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The city of New Orleans has experienced a deluge of short-term rentals on the market in anticipation of those who will be in attendance at this year’s Super Bowl.  Continue reading

Vacation Rentals: Straight From The Horses’ Mouths

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Courtesy of OCRegister.com, after the jump are some interesting perspectives on the vacation rental debate from individuals right in the thick of it. Continue reading