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Book by Owner Franchise

Start a Resort Property Management business with Book by Owner and start living the lifestyle you’ve always dreamed of

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About Book by Owner

Leave the grind behind and enjoy the resort life! Book by Owner provides professional and innovative management solutions to individual vacation home owners in the worlds most desired resort locations. We serve a rapidly expanding niche in the $23B US vacation rental market and our unique business model offers minimal operating costs, recurring monthly income, multiple revenue streams and high client retention. We are seeking franchise owners who currently live or desire to live in US destination resorts and vacation areas.

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Start a Resort Property Management business with Book by Owner

and start living the lifestyle you’ve always dreamed of.

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Who We Are: 

Book by Owner pioneered fee based resort property management and continues to be the industry leader. Our business was specifically designed to service vacation home owners seeking an alternative to costly traditional property management programs.

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Our Industry is Booming!

Vacation rentals are a $23B annual industry in the US alone. Over a billion dollars has been invested in the vacation rental industry within the last 5 years, don’t miss this opportunity get involved!


We built a one of a kind Business Model: Our unique property management concept gives you a competitive advantage in as well as:

  • An Exclusive Territory

  • Recurring monthly income

  • High profit margins

  • High client retention

  • Low overhead

  • Multiple revenue streams

  • Flexible work schedules

Growth & Expansion:

We are growing! Book by Owner is expanding quickly throughout the US. We are based in Lakewood, CO, and have franchise locations in every major Colorado resort and Park City UT. We are looking to 30 – 40 new franchises into many popular US resort destinations over the next 2 – 3 years. Get in on the ground floor! 

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Support & Training:

We provide all the tools you need. Our unique management system operates on web based software and can be operated from any home office or remote resort location. A week long initial training at our Lakewood, CO corporate office, ongoing high touch support programs, lead generation and a business start up kit including an iPad are all included with our franchise agreements.

Our Ideal Candidate

Book by Owner is a resort based property management company. We are seeking franchise owners who currently live or desire to live in US destination resorts and vacation areas. Our ideal candidate enjoys meeting new people, getting involved in their community and is passionate about delivering excellent customer service. Experience in sales and marketing, hospitality or any real estate related fields is beneficial but not required.  


There is no better way to gauge the quality and success of a Franchise Organization than to hear from Franchise Owners themselves. Here is what some of ours have to say ...

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"A franchise was not in our mindset until we came upon a really great opportunity with Book by Owner. We've received valuable training and expertise from our franchisor and are feeling very comfortable in that relationship and looking forward to building the business of our dreams."

- Barry & Belinda Jensen – Book by Owner Park City, UT

"With Book by Owner I am not tied to a desk. Everything is web based and when I am not in the field checking on properties I can basically work from anywhere on my phone or tablet.

"I speak with Mike or Kerry on a daily basis, either by phone, text or email…they are the absolute best! They are very supportive in every aspect of the business and I couldn’t have asked for better partners. I started my business only 2 months ago and I already have 5 new clients and a large prospect list."

-Nicole Guidi & Mickey – Book by Owner Keystone, CO

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“Book By Owner has been a great experience for all us.Brad and myself were really looking for a business that would get us to the mountains and were quite happy to come across Book By Owner. The investment was reasonable, we truly believe in the concept and our customers are extremely happy.

"Working with Mike and Kerry has been very easy, they are quick to respond to usand are very helpful with any questions we have. It is nice to have people who will listen to those of us working in the business and then take that input and actually come up with solutions for us."

- The Kaker Family Trace, Brad & The Boys – Book by Owner Breckenridge, CO

“Book by Owner has provided us a great business opportunity in an economy and resort area where jobs are hard to find and I love that I don't have to wear suits to work - in fact, I wear flip flops almost every day (great for running in and out of properties). I also have lots of freedom and flexibility with my schedule”

-Ellen Christman – Book by Owner Frisco, CO

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