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The National Association of Short-Term Rental Management: An Introduction (NASTRM)

The National Association of Short-Term Rental Management welcomes you (NASTRM). We are a professional association that represents the interests of managers, owners, and industry stakeholders across the United States. Our objective is to empower and assist our members via advocacy, education, networking opportunities, and creative solutions that promote the development and prosperity of the vacation rental sector.

NASTRM was founded in 2017 in response to the fast expansion of the short-term rental market and the need for a single voice to promote the interests of individuals engaged in this dynamic industry. Our membership consists of small, independently owned property management firms, big, national organizations, individual property owners, and industry partners.

NASTRM® | Short-Term Rental Association FAQ

  1. What is the National Association of Short-Term Rental Managers (NASTRM)?

NASTRM is a professional organization dedicated to promoting best practices, providing resources, and advocating for the short-term rental management industry. Our members consist of short-term rental managers, property owners, service providers, and other professionals in the industry. Our goal is to foster collaboration and growth within the industry while ensuring a high standard of service for guests and property owners alike.

  1. How do I become a member of NASTRM?

To become a member, visit our website and complete the online membership application form. You’ll need to provide your contact information, business details, and pay the annual membership fee. Membership is open to short-term rental managers, property owners, service providers, and other professionals in the industry.

  1. What are the benefits of NASTRM membership?

As a NASTRM member, you will receive numerous benefits, including:

  • Networking opportunities with industry professionals
  • Access to educational resources and webinars
  • Discounts on industry conferences and events
  • Access to exclusive industry reports and research
  • A listing in our member directory
  • Opportunities to participate in advocacy efforts on behalf of the short-term rental industry
  • Access to professional development resources and certification programs
  1. How can I stay updated on industry news and trends?

As a member of NASTRM, you will receive regular newsletters and updates on the latest industry news, trends, and research. Additionally, our website features a blog where we share industry insights and updates on NASTRM events, initiatives, and advocacy efforts.

  1. What kind of advocacy does NASTRM undertake?

NASTRM actively advocates for the short-term rental industry at the local, state, and federal levels. We engage with policymakers, stakeholders, and the public to promote the benefits of short-term rentals, address concerns, and ensure fair regulation. We also partner with other industry organizations.

  1. Are there any certification programs available through NASTRM?

Yes, NASTRM offers a Short-Term Rental Manager (STRM) Certification program. This program is designed to equip professionals with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to effectively manage short-term rental properties. The certification program consists of online courses and an examination, which cover various topics related to the industry, such as marketing, guest communication, and regulatory compliance.

  1. How can I find a short-term rental manager who is a member of NASTRM?

You can find a NASTRM-certified short-term rental manager by searching our online member directory. The directory allows you to search by location, company name, or individual member name, ensuring you find the right professional to meet your needs.

Meeting the Needs of Short-Term Rental Property Managers

Our Core Values

We adhere to the highest ethical standards, ensuring that our activities are always in the best interests of our members and the whole industry.

Collaboration: We believe in developing strong ties among our members and with industry stakeholders in order to create a community in which information and best practices are shared.

Innovation: We welcome innovative ideas and technology that propel the short-term rental sector ahead and allow our members to stay competitive in a market that is always evolving.

Education: We are devoted to giving our members with access to the most up-to-date knowledge, resources, and training opportunities so that they may develop their talents and expand their companies.

Advocacy: We are committed to supporting the short-term rental industry’s interests at the local, state, and federal levels, fighting to create a fair and sustainable regulatory environment.

Activities of the National Short-Term Rental Managers Association

NASTRM provides a number of initiatives and tools to assist our members and promote the short-term rental industry:

Educational Resources: Through webinars, seminars, online courses, and yearly conferences, NASTRM offers members with the opportunity to learn from industry professionals and remain abreast of the most recent trends and best practices.

Possibilities for Networking: Through networking events, online forums, and our annual conference, we encourage connections among members, industry stakeholders, and prospective customers.

Advocacy & Government Relations: NASTRM regularly interacts with legislators and regulatory authorities to protect the interests of our members, promote appropriate short-term rental practices, and guarantee a level legislative playing field for the sector.

Industry Research and Data: We undertake research and gather statistics on the short-term rental market to assist our members in making educated business choices and contribute to the industry’s continued growth.

Member Perks and Discounts: NASTRM members get exclusive access to essential information, tools, and savings on short-term rental-specific goods and services.

Whether you are a property manager, owner, or industry stakeholder in the short-term rental sector, we encourage you to join NASTRM and become part of an active professional community that is defining the future of the vacation rental industry. Together, we can foster development, innovation, and success for our companies and the whole industry.

Please visit our other pages or contact us at membership@nastrm.org for further details on membership, events, and our most recent legislative campaigns.

Meeting the Needs of Short-Term Rental Property Managers: The National Association of Short-Term Rental Property Managers (NASTRM®) is an organization of real estate professionals who are intimately familiar with the particular issues and obstacles associated with managing short-term rentals and vacation rentals.

The National Association of Short-Term Rental Property Managers (NARPM®) serves as a permanent trade association for the short-term rental property management industry. NASTRM® continues to represent over 6,000 real estate agents, brokers, managers, and their staff as the leading professional organization of residential property managers.

The NASTRM® encourages corporate ethics, professionalism, and equitable housing practices. The Association also certifies its members in the residential property management industry’s standards and procedures and supports continued professional education. Members of NASTRM® are aware that education and communication elevate our profession, allowing us to better represent our customers. NASTRM® is here to represent property managers’ interests in the vacation rental and short-term rental industry.

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