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Preparing your holiday home for winter

As the holiday season comes to an end, prudent holiday homeowners should be preparing their second homes for the winter Maintenance Tasks Turn off the utilities: If you don’t need to leave any heat on, electricity, water and gas can all be turned off. If however you do have a heating system, set the temperature to …

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Completing your listing

Firstly thanks for making the decision to join our community and welcome! To make it easier for you to use our website, here’s a list of the things you should have ready to complete your listing: At least two good photographs of your property (ideally 1600 x 400) Photo identification for you (passport or driving licence), …

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Exchanging Keys

Now you’ve arranged your exchange how do you go about exchanging keys? If you’re already set up as a holiday let or run your accommodation no doubt you will have a tried and tested arrangement in place. For those who don’t let their holiday homes or are unable to greet their visitors themselves this can …

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Exchange Values

We understand the obvious question, you place your property on our platform, but what is a reasonable exchange? We encourage you to put a per night ‘price’ within your property description so people can see what ‘value’ you expect in return. So, what could you save? Where could you go? The figures below are an indication …

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Our survey

How do we rate? As a new company we are really interested in how you rate our website. While we patiently wait for those crucial first members, please take this opportunity to complete our short survey and let us know what you think of myholidayhome.exchange. Of course we’d also love to know if there …

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Assessing the risks in your holiday home

While we cannot be responsible for individual behavior, we should take all reasonable steps to ensure the safety of our guests. One of the ways this can be evidenced is to carry out regular risk assessments of your holiday home and other areas of your property people have access to. There are four elements to …

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