So you want to be a
Rockstar Airbnb Host?

Make money like one too!

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Renting your home online can be intimidating.

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Hi, I’m Thomas

Welcome to our Indie Life!

Thomas + I have been successfully hosting on Airbnb for over three years now and we are passionate about sharing our experiences. So much so, we help others make a significant income with vacation rentals + have fun while doing it!


Hi, I’m René


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About the Author: René Geneva
Off grid Solar PV engineer, Airbnb Superhost, sewn product design + manufacturing, writer, motivational speaker

Currently writing the book: "How to be a Rockstar Airbnb Host (+ make money like one too!)"

Power couple René + Thomas (husband) met as neighbors and fell in love while renovating a vintage Airstream.After three years of making serious income with Airbnb, they help other hosts bank with their vacation rentals.

Co-Founder Agave Ranch Austin BnB
CEO Indie Solar. Solar PV canopies.
CEO + Partner: René Geneva Design.
Eco Fashion design and fair trade manufacturing:

Major Accomplishments: Fulbright Hays Grant, US Embassy in Austria; Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, Austin Designer of the Year
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