Margins Matter: Benchmarks Across 100s of P&Ls that Lead to Profitability
In a world in which well-funded multi-destination short-term rental companies are buying growth with zero attention to margins, it is becoming increasingly difficult to remain both profitable and competitive. We’re being told that an EBITDA of 5 – 8% is normal. However, leading managers are bringing well over 20% to the bottom line. Margins are critically important for both long-term growth and when buying and selling companies. Having reviewed—in depth—hundreds of P&Ls, Edwards will shed light on what property managers are spending in key areas as a percentage of revenue and will discuss how to increase profitability in the current and future competitive environment.