Airbnb Hosting in Calgary — is it a good idea?
For people wanting to dip their toes into the rental market, Airbnb hosting in Calgary offers an easy entry into real estate. Or does it?
As of 2021, 37% of short-term rentals were managed independently as opposed to only 8.6% which were managed professionally. Airbnb offerings include private rooms, suites, and entire houses. According to short-term rental data source Airbtics, a 2-bedroom apartment in Calgary can make up to $21,108 each year. Is it lucrative? Maybe yes, maybe no.