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Economy Watch: Top Rental Markets Still Seeing Price Increases | Multi-Housing News

Economy Watch: Top Rental Markets Still Seeing Price Increases | Multi-Housing News

Despite talks of a pricing slowdown, the most expensive rental markets in the U.S. saw price increases in April, according to Zumper’s latest report. San Francisco and New York City remain the top two rental markets in the country. Changes in apartment asking rents in the top 100 U.S. rental markets were a mixed bag […]

Honing its dynamic pricing formula, Vacasa wants to make homeowners more cash than Airbnb | TechCrunch

Honing its dynamic pricing formula, Vacasa wants to make homeowners more cash than Airbnb | TechCrunch

Vacasa takes a lot of pride in its pricing algorithm, which it touts as far more dynamic than the pricing schemes used by other vacation rental sites. Initially developed in 2010 by Vacasa chief analytics officer Scott Breon, the company’s revamped Yield Management 2.0 system aims to make homeowners more than comparable systems, leveraging machine […]

Construction Material Costs Outpace Contractors’ Pricing, AGC Says | Rental Equipment Register

Construction Material Costs Outpace Contractors’ Pricing, AGC Says | Rental Equipment Register

Double-digit price increases for key construction materials pushed up construction costs in March, while the prices charged by contractors remained moderate, according to a new analysis of federal producer price data released today by the Associated General Contractors of America. Association officials urged policy makers to avoid adopting restrictions on international trade that would add […]

Discussion: How Hype and Greed Are Ruining Chinese Bike-Sharing (i.e., Mobike and Ofo) | Jeffrey Towson

Discussion: How Hype and Greed Are Ruining Chinese Bike-Sharing (i.e., Mobike and Ofo) | Jeffrey Towson

During the 2007 financial crisis, former Citigroup CEO Charles Prince famously said: “When the music stops, in terms of liquidity, things will be complicated. But as long as the music is playing, you’ve got to get up and dance.” Looking at the bike-sharing business in China today, you see a lot of such dancing. You […]

Pricing in a Marina | The Yacht Owner

Pricing in a Marina | The Yacht Owner

I just found this table for the pricing method of some Turkish Marina, which may be a custom there, but one has to check first. For a calculation in advance, it is good to anticipate. To calculate your price, multiply your boat LOA with your beam to get square meters, then find the column corresponding […]

Hong Kong co-working space concept looks to hotel industry for inspiration in pricing | South China Morning Post

Hong Kong co-working space concept looks to hotel industry for inspiration in pricing | South China Morning Post

Hong Kong’s latest co-working space, The Work Project, wants to set itself apart from rivals such as WeWork by modelling itself after the hotel industry, allowing tenants to book private offices and hot desks online instantly. The Work Project founder Junny Lee said that the company aims to become the “Expedia for offices”, whereby small […]

Full pricing plans for Mobi bike share finally released | CBC News

Full pricing plans for Mobi bike share finally released | CBC News

Pricing plans for Vancouver’s bike share program, Mobi, were officially released by the city Thursday morning. To try it out, prospective riders will have to shell out a minimum of $7.50 for a daily pass. That includes unlimited rides as long as it’s within 30 minutes. Single 30-minute trips cost only $2 each, but require a $10 monthly fee. A one-month pass for unlimited 30-minute […]

Can Strategic Efforts Provide Cushion to Rent-A-Center Stock? | Zacks.com

Can Strategic Efforts Provide Cushion to Rent-A-Center Stock? | Zacks.com

Rent-A-Center is taking prudent steps to optimize rental merchandise levels in accordance with sales trends. The company implemented a centralized inventory management system, including automated merchandise replenishment. Moreover, a new centralized purchasing system allows better to manage rental merchandise. Management is also focusing on a new labor model and supply chain initiative which, it believes, […]

Biketown bike-share launch date, pricing, station locations announced | OregonLive.com

Biketown bike-share launch date, pricing, station locations announced | OregonLive.com

Portland’s bike-rental program will launch on July 19, and annual memberships go on sale Tuesday. Officials with Portland’s Biketown are keen to kick-start sales because because annual memberships, along with corporate sponsorship, are key to sustaining bike-share programs. They’re hoping to sign up 1,000 annual members before launch day, and they’re offering incentives in hopes of reaching that goal. Pricing […]

Why Holiday Sees Dynamic Pricing as the Future of Senior Living Sales | Senior Housing News

Why Holiday Sees Dynamic Pricing as the Future of Senior Living Sales | Senior Housing News

Go onto any airline website to book a flight and you’re likely to find not one but many prices, depending on the date, time and market factors that exist at the time you’re shopping. The same is true for hotel rooms. Book a room during a busy conference season, and it may be one price, […]