Compared to last year, Spring 2021 is showing promising figures in the vacation rental industry. After reviewing the second quarter’s short-term rental cleaning costs for one-bedroom and two-bedroom properties, we can now look at three-bedroom cleaning costs.
Q2 2021 Cleaning Costs
The infographic below is compiled based on completed projects on the TurnoverBnB vacation rental cleaning platform from April 1-June 30, 2021.
The average vacation rental cleaning cost for a three-bedroom property nationwide is $102.39. Comparatively, this price slightly increased 5.50% from last quarter’s average of $97.05.
Two- and three-bedroom properties saw the same effect, with an increase in overall averages compared to last quarter.
The average two-bedroom rate is $72.11, up 5.34% compared to last quarter’s $68.45. Then, one-bedroom property cleaning averages expanded to $52.57, up 1.94% from last quarter.
With changes in national averages, vacation rental cleaning costs may need to be adjusted to stay competitive in your local market. Moreover, be sure to review your statewide data when available to help you get a more accurate estimate.
States with Highest and Lowest Vacation Rental Cleaning Costs
Based on TurnoverBnB data, the states with the highest and lowest average vacation rental cleaning costs for a three-bedroom property include:
Highest cleaning costs
1. Washington – $161.21
2. Hawaii – $160.60
3. California – $145.68
Lowest cleaning costs
1. Kansas – $67.34
2. Oklahoma – $67.76
3. Wisconsin – $71.63
So far in 2021, cleaning costs have increased steadily across the board for one, two, and three-bedroom properties. Additionally, three-bedroom cleaning costs saw a slight increase over the past year. Q1 2021 averages of $97.05 rose to $102.39 in Q2 2021.
Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, vacation rentals saw an increase in bookings over the spring season, resulting in a minimal increase in cleaning costs from April 1-June 30.
Cleaning costs nationwide for vacation rental properties saw just a moderate fluctuation, with one, two, and three-bedroom properties seeing an increase in cleaning costs.
Statewide data shows Washington state is once again at the top for the highest average cost of cleaning for a three-bedroom property at $161.28 – a decrease from $178.06 in Q1.
Lastly, Kansas saw the lowest cleaning costs for a three-bedroom property at just $67.34 on average.
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