Airbnb Hosting Mastery: Run a Business Using Your Own Home
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Airbnb Hosting Mastery: Run a Business Using Your Own Home

A guide to becoming an Airbnb master.
4.2 (55 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,829 students enrolled
Last updated 6/2016
Current price: $10 Original price: $50 Discount: 80% off
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  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 24 mins on-demand audio
  • 7 Articles
  • 5 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Compose a well written description
  • Add beautiful pictures to their listing
  • Price their Airbnb listing correctly
  • Communicate efficiently with their guests
  • Gather stellar reviews from their Airbnb guests
  • Manage check-ins even when traveling abroad
  • Move up the ranks in the Airbnb search results
  • Understand what type of rooms and spaces can be listed on Airbnb
  • Create an attention-grabbing title for their Airbnb listing
  • Sign up for an Airbnb account
  • Add verifications to their Airbnb listing
View Curriculum
  • Students should have a computer or laptop with an Internet connection at their disposal
  • Students should either have an Airbnb account or be willing to create one
  • Students should be looking to maximize the results from their Airbnb listing

***** COURSE MATERIAL IS UP-TO-DATE AS OF 01/01/2016 *****

Start making money on Airbnb, learn secret Airbnb tricks & tips, become the best Airbnb host you can be and increase the revenue from your Airbnb listing. 

Are you ever away from home? Why not make back your travel expenses and rent out your home? It's easy, safe and you can have your first guests within a week!

What students say:

"Fantastic Course! I have read Jasper's Book and went through his Udemy Course. It is absolutely brilliant and I recommend it to any serious Airbnb hosts! David G"

"Airbnb Saigon??? Awesome course. Moving to Saigon for startup work and renting a 2 bedroom flat. I think I can use your tips to actually pay for cost of living!"


About this course:

  • Full, free lifetime access
  • All future extra lectures and upgrades are always included for free
  • Unconditional Udemy 30 day money-back guarantee - that's my personal promise of your success!
  • Includes my personal guidebook that I send to my guests that you can copy
  • Free surprise bonuses to increase your income even more!
  • Upon completion of the course, you will get access to the private Facebook group Airbnb Academy
  • Includes several email templates that you can use to communicate with your guests
  • Includes unique pricing tool that you can use to optimize your prices

SEE HOW I MADE $60,000 from renting out a single two bedroom apartment while traveling the world full-time! You can see proof of my earnings in the free preview video below.

Based on my huge success I am going to go over every single aspect of Airbnb hosting, I will not hold anything back. Everything I teach is easily implemented and designed to make the most from your Airbnb listing.

This course is for current Airbnb hosts that want to improve their earnings and for hosts who are starting out on Airbnb.

For those who haven't started yet, you might be sitting on a goldmine! Here are examples of how you can make money on Airbnb:

  • Move in with your partner and rent out your entire house full-time
  • List your house only in the weekends and if booked go on a fun weekend trip
  • Rent out a spare room and make back up to half of your rent or mortgage
  • Rent out an air mattress or couch
  • Rent out your entire place and go on a round the world trip (like I do!)
  • List your house and when booked stay with friends or family
  • Rent out your house only when you are on holiday and make back at least half of your travel expenses




  • After hosting over 150 groups of guests and interviewing over 50 Airbnb hosts on my podcast I can tell you that issues (like guests misbehaving, stealing your stuff or damaging your house) are extremely rare!
  • Airbnb has a $1,000,000 Host Guarantee policy in place that covers you in case your insurance fails to reimburse you
  • YOU decide who will stay in your house, you are 100% in control


You will learn:

  1. How to create a killer title for your listing
  2. The right way to compose a description
  3. How to get stunning pictures of your space
  4. How to prepare your house for your first guests
  5. My two-step strategy for getting outstanding reviews
  6. How to manage your listing from anywhere in the world
  7. The correct settings for your listing
  8. My personal pricing strategy that will get your place fully booked
  9. Airbnb SEO, how to get your listing to page 1 of the search results
  10. How to negotiate with your guests
  11. How to communicate with your guests
  12. What to do when a guest isn't happy
  13. How to outsource the Airbnb management process

And much much more!

So you've read this far! Thank you.

You can watch 12 videos for FREE! Check them out! One very important final point: if you own a house or you are renting a house and you are ever away from home, then you're missing out on serious $! Every day you wait is costing you money…

I know it is scary to have random people from the internet in your house, every single Airbnb host has had this concern. Worried? Here's the solution:

  1. Create your Airbnb listing
  2. When you get a booking request, you can still reject the booking if you feel unsure about the guest

There is zero risk in creating a listing and it costs nothing!

Click the “Take This Course”button and start your journey today.

To your hosting success!!!

Jasper Ribbers

Author of the #1 Amazon Best Seller “Get Paid For Your Pad - Maximize Income From Your Airbnb Listing"

Who is the target audience?
  • Current Airbnb hosts who wants to improve the results from their listing
  • Aspiring Airbnb hosts who want to make the most from their Airbnb listing
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Curriculum For This Course
52 Lectures
Introduction and two FUN exercises to start with
6 Lectures 14:02
Using Pictures to Create the Perfect Visualisation of Your Space
5 Lectures 15:11

How to get great quality pictures

What type of pictures to add

Ordering your pictures

How to add appealing captions to your pictures
Creating a Listing That Converts Views Into Bookings
11 Lectures 42:28

You will learn how you can compose a great title for your listing that will stand out.

Composing The Ultimate Title For Your Listing

Get some inspiration from these 20 examples of good titles.

Get Inspired: Twenty Examples Of Great Titles
1 page

You will learn exactly how to create a great description for your Airbnb listing.

The Airbnb Description Page

I show you how you can compose a great description summary.

Description Summary

The devil is in the'll learn how to fill out all the details of your listing.

Description Details

The last few steps that you need to take to finish your listing.

Getting Your Space Ready To List

Airbnb users want to know who they are staying with. This is how you create a profile so that people will want to stay with you.

Creating A Profile That Brings In Bookings

I show you how to require your guests to verify their ID.

Make Your Airbnb Hosting Business Safer

You will learn how to add verifications so that your guests will feel comfortable booking your space.

Adding Verifications Will Make Your Guests Trust You

You will learn what the different cancelation policies mean.

Cancelation Polices Explained

I teach you what the different listing terms are and how you should set them.

Listing Terms
Pricing - The Secrets On Exactly How Much To Charge
7 Lectures 30:00

Introduction and content overview for section 4


You'll learn how you can set a good base price for your listing.

Setting A Good Base Price For Your Listing

Adjusting Prices to Demand

You'll learn how to use my price calculator to calculate prices for your listing easily!

Use This Tool To Easily Calculate Your Prices For The Whole Year

I show you exactly how you can use the new Airbnb pricing tool.

How To Use The Airbnb Pricing Tool (May 2015)

These tools can not only increase your revenue but save you a lot of time as well.

Preview 03:55

In this lecture I explain how you can negotiate with your guests to get a good result.

Negotiating With Your Guests

Check Your Knowledge!
3 questions
Interacting With Your Guests
5 Lectures 20:06

Introduction to section five of this course.

Preview 01:05

I explain why communication with your guests is so important and how you should go about this.

Preview 06:42

You'll learn where you can find guest feedback and how to ask for it.

Getting Feedback From Your Guests

I teach you how to use email signatures as a way to save time communicating with your guests.

This Simple Trick Will Save You So Much Time!

I give you all my communication templates that you can use to create your own!

Communication Templates
6 Lectures 29:00

You'll learn how the Airbnb review system works.

Preview 03:01

I teach you why reviews are so important for your Airbnb listing.

The Importance of Reviews

I show you how you can leave a review for your guest.

How To Leave A Review

I teach you step one to get great reviews from your guests.

Getting Great Reviews: Step One

You'll learn step two in getting great reviews from your guests.

Getting Great Reviews: Step Two

Responding to your guests reviews takes very little time and shows that you care!

Preview 03:09

Check Your Knowledge!
2 questions
Promoting Your Listing
5 Lectures 14:40

I show you how the Airbnb search works.

Preview 04:52

You'll learn all the factors that determine the Airbnb search results.

Airbnb Search Rank Factors

I explain why responding quickly and consistently is so important.

Preview 04:11

I teach you how you can update your calendar daily to improve your listing's position in the search results.

A Quick Tip That Will Improve Your Listing's Search Rank


Check Your Knowledge!
1 question
Listing Reviews
3 Lectures 01:26:56
Airbnb listing review #1

Airbnb listing review #2

Airbnb Listing review #3
4 Lectures 01:15

Create your own personal guidebook based on the one I use.

Bonus 1: My Personal Guidebook
17 pages

Add your listing to the discussion section of this course and I will add you to the Airbnb Academy FB group!

Bonus 2: Airbnb Academy FB Group Memberschip

This downloadable pdf report contains the seven best tools that can save you time and money managing your Airbnb listing and even increase the revenue.

Preview 8 pages

About the Instructor
Jasper Ribbers
4.5 Average rating
321 Reviews
12,215 Students
9 Courses
Author, world traveler, entrepreneur and Airbnb expert

***Jasper's advice has been featured in Men's Health Magazine, the BBC and many entrepreneur and business podcasts, so you can expect to be in good hands though your course eduction***

Jasper is a former equity arbitrage trader who has been living a location independent lifestyle since 2010. He supports this lifestyle by monetizing his skills and assets on several online marketplaces such as Airbnb, Udemy, Fiverr, Upwork and Clarity.

Jasper teaches others how they can recognize and monetize their skills on online marketplaces and achieve a lifestyle of adventure and freedom, through his courses on Udemy as well as through his blog, The Traveling Dutchman.

Jasper is the co-author of the Amazon Best Selling book on Airbnb hosting, Get Paid For Your - How To Maximize Income From Your Airbnb Listing - an Amazon Best Seller.

Jasper also co-hosts the only podcast on Airbnb hosting, Get Paid For Your Pad. The show covers all subject related to Airbnb hosting as well as real life experiences told by Airbnb hosts from all around the world.

Jasper has a Master degree in Econometrics from the University of Groningen (The Netherlands) and has worked as an equity trader for Optiver for six years. He has lived in several countries including The Netherlands, the UK, the US, Hong Kong, Belgium and Brazil.

Huzefa Kapadia
4.2 Average rating
234 Reviews
6,332 Students
7 Courses
Test Prep Visionary and Education Specialist

I love math; I truly do. Since as long as I can remember, I've always found it fascinating, interesting, and highly rewarding. But what I love even more than ripping through a problem set is sharing my passion for math with ambitious students.

I've been teaching math to other students ever since I was in middle school. Throughout my academic and professional life, I have continuously set time aside to help kids understand all sorts of math concepts. Why? Because math is a subject matter that I not only enjoy thoroughly, but one that I am able to adeptly teach. No matter who you are or what your educational level, I am 100% confident that I can bring you clarity in whatever math subject you are studying. I have helped all ages of kids learn arithmetic, pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, algebra 2, trigonometry, precalculus, and calculus. If you are a motivated student shooting for excellence, I want to teach you.

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After high school, I attended the University of Michigan where I majored in computer science and economics. I then worked as a software developer for nearly three years before attending law school at Northwestern University. Because of my software expertise, I went on to become a patent litigator at two of the best intellectual property law practices in the country. During my legal career, I worked with a number of fortune 500 companies who needed help protecting their intellectual property. After practicing law for four years, I finally realized in 2013 that I had to make a change. Patent law wasn't my end all be all. So what was I to do? "If you can't figure out your purpose, figure out your passion. For your passion will lead you right into your purpose." It was that very sentiment led me back to math education as a full time career. 

I have taught core math subjects to an array of students at both private schools and inner city public schools. I have seen every level of academic proficiency and have learned one beautiful truth: anyone can be an excellent math student. There's no quick fix and no secret recipe; you simply need (1) a great teacher, (2) good study habits, and (3) a willingness to work. If you can nail down these three components, the sky is the limit!