FAQs

A short-term property rental refers to a lease with a duration of less than six months. Standard residential lease agreements require a one-year commitment.

We can help you save time and grow revenues through short-term rentals. Our team of experts ensure that your listings are promoted on a variety of short-term rental platforms. Customer queries are answered immediately, and listings are optimally priced to take advantage of seasonal demand. Our professional cleaning team ensures that your property is thoroughly cleaned and fully stocked before and after each guest visit. We offer 24/7 concierge services for you and your guest(s).

We accept a wide variety of properties including, but not limited to:

 

  • Studio Apartments/Condos
  • 1 Bedroom Apartment/Condos
  • 2 Bedroom Apartment/Condos
  • 3 Bedroom Apartment/Condos
  • Houses
  • Townhouses
  • Cottages
  • Cabins

No! Your property does not have to be furnished. Our expert staging team and designers can furnish your property for you, at an additional cost.

Yes – All clients are required to sign a contract with Maxima Properties. However, we understand that unexpected circumstances may arise, resulting in a request for cancellation. In the event that you so wish to withdraw or terminate your contract with Maxima Properties, we kindly ask clients to provide us with a 30-day notice.

Upon signing up for our services, our expert team of staging consultants and photographers will ensure your property is designed to sell. Once the staging process is complete, we will begin to create and populate your property across multiple short-term rental platforms.

Preserving the value of your property as well as the safety of our guests is our number one priority. We have an extremely rigorous guest screening process:

  • Guest Identity Validation. We ensure that guests are correctly identified by requesting valid, government issued identification prior to their stay.

  • Guest Analysis. We analyze each review and rating that the guest has previously received.

  • Guest Interaction. Once selected as a potential booking, we thoroughly interact with the guest in order to discover: purpose of their travels, size of their party, and any other pertinent information (i.e., “red flags”) that will better assist us in finding the ideal booking.

Your property will be listed on (but not limited to) the following websites:

 

  • Airbnb
  • VRBO
  • Booking.com
  • HomeAway
  • TripAdvisor
  • Expedia

You can expect to be paid more than comparable rentals in your by up to 3X more than profits generated through standard leasing agreements. Unique to each client, your revenue will vary depending on the property, location, and seasonality. Further details will be discussed during your consultation with our team, where we’ll provide a clearer estimate of your revenue.

Nothing! If we do not generate any bookings for your property, then you are not required to pay us anything in return.

We operate on a commission-based model, charged only on the booking fees generated by your property. We charge a custom, bespoke to each property, service fee for services rendered, plus an additional cleaning fee, which is paid by our guests. Utilizing the commission model motivates our team to maximize the revenue potential that your property may generate!

Payouts are remitted within 10 business days of the last day of every month. We offer multiple forms of payment including: direct deposit, cheque, and Interac e-Transfer.