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Resolved! C-Class Addon Tow Behind Vehicle

We have a C-Class on order which we plan to list for rentals. It has a receiver on the back and is capable of towing over 7,000. We'd like to offer a tow behind vehicle as an addon to people renting the RV. Probably something like a Jeep or a small S...

kneverett by Day-tripper II
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What is business like in Columbia SC?

So I live in Virginia Beach and this year I was about at an average of $1500 a month from May to October. I had back to back rentals all summer. Like the day one renter returned, another renter took the RV later that day. It drastically slowed in the...

Rattling Noise

Hello Team:Can you please provide suggestions on how to stop a rattling stove on my 2006 Class C Four Winds Majestic?Thanks so much?

Renter’s point of view

First and foremost, a big thanks to everyone on here who were gracious enough to let others get a taste of camping. I’ve rented a few times on here before buying my own unit. I listed some of my common headaches from a renter’s perspective.1. For the...

Not receiving texts

Hi all! Is anyone else not receiving text notifications from renters or potential renters? I called about this & was told my settings show I should be receiving texts but I’m not…

RV rental insurance for a class A motor home

Hello RV owners. We have a class A motor home registered in New York State. We put the RV in the outdoorsy rental program. We had someone who submitted a rental request. We accepted the request and both parties agreed to all terms. Concerning the ins...

Patrick4 by Day-tripper
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Is it OK to list the same RV in two geographic areas?

Is it OK to list the same RV in two geographic areas? I don’t mean listing the same RV for six months “up north” and then for six months in Florida. I’m wondering if the same RV can be listed in one city and then listed in a different city that is 20...

FFRV by Day-tripper III
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GPS Tracking Your Rig

What various devices and services are you using for keeping tabs on your RV or Trailer when it's on the road?I know Outdoorsly tried their hand at their own GPS service offering a while back and has since grandfathered that... what are people using n...

How to Handle A Supplemental Rental Agreement

Hi everyone, We are just setting up our first listing and I keep hearing that I need a supplemental rental agreement. I’ve yet to procure one, but how do you typically implement it into the process?

How to handle damage and repairs

My wife and I have just purchased a Class C Coach for mostly rental purpose. We have a couple of questions how others have handle damages.If the coach suffers body, cosmetic, minor damages that are more than normal wear and tear, what is the best way...

srl520 by Day-tripper
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Turning First Time Renters Into Loyal Customers

We all strive to keep our customers happy with the service we provide. So how do you turn your first time renters into repeat lifelong customers? Do you have any special things you do or say that tends to bring them back?Please share what works for y...

How many days a month do you rent your Rv/Trailer

Hi Im new to the rental world and looking to buy either a class C or travel trailer, or both. Im trying to forecast expenses and profits but trying to figure out realistically, how many days a month/year i can actually have my vehicle rented. Im Sout...

Any Opinion on Hard-Sided Pop Ups?

Hey guys! I'm just learning about renting RV's and looking at buying a 2014 Forest River Rockwood HardSide popup camper. Is there anyone who rents a similar type of rig? Any opinion or advice you can give on whether it rents out well? Thanks!

travis23 by Day-tripper
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Boost Winter Rentals

Hi all,Recently bought a newly converted camper van to rent via Outdoorsy and use for family trips now and then. I decided to buy know fully knowing that I probably wouldn't get much traffic or bookings in the winter. However, it would be nice to get...

bking2014 by Day-tripper
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Votes for Vets presented by Outdoorsy

In honor of Veterans Day this Thursday, November 11th, we are excited to announce we are relaunching our Veterans Day program. To kick off the program we have teamed up with Thousand Trails and We Are The Mighty for a special Votes for Vets giveaway!...

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Kameron by Community Manager
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Hypothetical Class B delivery, stationary insurance

I've recently had a couple of people wanting my Class B delivered, they only want to have it sitting in their driveway for the duration of the rental. I don't normally do delivery but for local & no miles getting put on my RV i'll make an exception T...

Macodiva by Day-tripper II
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Delivery and Pick up Service

Hi Outdoorsy Owners-My name is Steve and I wanted to throw this idea out to you all. First off, I noticed on a recent outdoorsy email I received that there is (now) a delivery and pick up option that exists. I presume there must be "a need" from the ...

Resolved! Expectations for upcoming rentals

 I have found over time renting several units that unless I set my expectations upfront, then my units may come back in all different conditions. Rentals can vary dramatically like my first rental in 2019 where I was totally not prepared or trained, ...

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Resolved! Outdoorsy recipe contest and griddle giveaway!

It's time for another contest! We saw the Facebook owners group get excited about Walmart deals on these bad boys. Sooo we wanted to contribute to the excitement by giving one away for free! Enter to win a Blackstone Adventure Griddle by posting your...

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Kameron by Community Manager
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Renting a Truck for my 5th wheel

I bought a 5th wheel trailer and a week later my Truck broke down. I planned on going out of state but now I can't use my Truck. Is there any Company or website any kind listings that have just a pickup truck for rent that has equipment needed to tow...

CDBundy by Day-tripper
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Listing missing

I just went in to update our nightly rate and now when I search for listings in my area ours doesn’t come up? We have had rentals this summer so not sure why it’s not appearing, even when I filter dates to next summer when it’s available again?

Kmworell by Day-tripper
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Rental Insurance

Hi everyone . I just noticed This app doesn’t provide insurance if your RV list from NY state . Does anyone know how to handle this ? Thank youv

0 interest

We are wondering if other are struggling to find a renter for their camper. We live in the Myrtle beach area really thought there would be tons of interest for people to rent our camper here rather than drive down one. We however haven’t had a single...

RV Guidebooks

I rent short term five RVs and I had problems- Search for those who can clean up after the departure of guests- Creating an RV guidebook for guestsI have created two mobile applications that do not need to be downloaded, which work from the link.One ...

arshinsv by Day-tripper II
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Minimum Nights Exceptions

Minimum Nights Exceptions We’ve recently enabled a new setting for a minimum nights exception. What does this mean for owners? The minimum nights exception allows renters to submit requests for bookings shorter than your minimum nights rule if they r...

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Anonymous by Not applicable
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How do you deduct the cost of your RV from profits?

If we had a loan for our Class C, I would assume I could deduct the payments from our profits when calculating taxes.If you paid cash for your RV, how do you calculate the deduction? Using depreciation?

Jobshopr by Day-tripper III
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Resolved! Outdoorsy insurance and totalled trailer

Hi everyone. I wanted to give a review about outdoorsy insurance. I have read a lot of posts with questions and I thought I would do my best to answer them through my own experience. First and foremost I want to say that outdoorsy has been an incredi...

KrystalP by Day-tripper II
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