How to create a great property listing on SquareStays

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What is SquareStays?

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SquareStays is the leading site for connecting tenants to high-quality, flexible, short-term accommodations in Asia, beginning with Singapore and Hong Kong Corporate short-term postings from North America / Europe to Asia are rising fast with Asia’s strong economic growth and global financial challenge Estimates of demand for short-term accommodations across Asia-Pacific are 4000-10,000 travelers per month
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Getting started

• Sign up for a free account at www.squarestays.com • You can log in with Facebook or Twitter • Once you have created an account, email
places@squarestays.com and we will enable you to create new property listings on SquareStays

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What types of properties are right?

• SquareStays listings should be... • Full units • Fully furnished • All utilities should be on • Available for stays between 1 week and 9
months long, with some flexibility

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What info do I need?

• To create a listing on SquareStays, you will need: • A name and good description for the listing • The property type, size, and address • The number of bedrooms, bathrooms & beds • The monthly rate; weekly rate is optional

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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 1: The basic information Fill in a title and agree to the terms and conditions
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 2: The general information
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 3: Address and directions to the property. Please be sure that this information is accurate, as the map display and address are heavily used by potential tenants
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 4: Beginning of the photo wizard All listings on SquareStays require a minimum of three photos. We recommend you follow the link on this page for tips on providing great pictures for your properties. The more photos - the better!
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 5:Viewing a photo This is how your photo will look on SquareStays. Click on the text to provide a caption
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 6: Captioning a photo After clicking the text, simply type in the photo’s caption and click ‘save’. Repeat for all of your pictures.
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 7: Photo ordering After uploading and captioning all your photos, you can re-order them by using drag and drop. The first photo on the left will be the primary photo displayed in search results, and the first photo shown on this property’s page. If there are any photos you want to remove, simply hover over the upper right-hand corner and a red [x] will appear. Just click that to remove the photo.
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 8: Property amenities Al properties on SquareStays must have at least one of these listed amenities.
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step
Weekly price will be calculated automatically, if available Minimum stay and other conditions are up to you

Step 9: Price and conditions You can set the currency and monthly price.
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 10: Calendar With the calendar settings, you have 2 options: 1. Setting unavailable dates 2. Setting dates when the price is either higher or lower that what you specified in the last step
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

Step 11: Setting a calendar range After clicking ‘Add New’ in the previous step, you can choose a range of dates, and set either “Unavailable” or “New Price” from the Status drop-down. If you choose “New Price” you’ll need to enter a new nightly price for the date range you’ve selected.
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

The listing validator As you have create your listing, this validator is displayed in the upper left-hand corner of the screen every step of the way. Once all the data is entered, all the blue arrows will light up, and your property is ready to be listed. Click the Preview button.
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The Property Listing Wizard step by step

The preview This is the last step to make your property live.You’ll get to see a preview of your listing. If you see anything you want to change, click Edit. If your property is ready, click Publish!
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Wrapping up

• We hope this presentation helped you understand
how to create high-quality, complete listings on SquareStays

• Remember, SquareStays is the leading site for shortterm accommodations across Asia

• And if you ever have any questions or need any
helps, email us at support@squarestays.com!
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