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PriceLabs max 12month spot price - auto update calendar availability?

CTK
Jan 26, 2021 7:46 PM
Joined Dec, 2020 27 posts

Pricelabs provides a rolling 365day spot price. Is there a way to have OR unblock each day the new day that has the pricing?

For instance - right now Jan 26 2022 shows a Pricelab spot price that reflect my min rental amount. However Jan 27 is below that (and every other day after) as there is no information from PriceLab updating.

I don't want anyone to see rates for the days past the Pricelab pricing - but also don't want to go in and open my calendar a month at a time in blocks - can you set OR or open blocks as they roll into the 365 day window?

Ken T
Jan 26, 2021 8:02 PM
OR Team Member Joined Aug, 2019 838 posts

We don't have the ability to do that, but there's an easy workaround - set your default rates to something uncommonly high.

That way, most folks won't book the rates out past what PriceLabs sends you, and if someone does - hey, free money!

ShenRent
Jan 26, 2021 10:32 PM
Joined Dec, 2009 53 posts

You can also set a Booking Window of max 365 days in the future. There are settings for that in the property rules. This will make it so that your calendar is always blocked beyond 365 days from now.

CTK
Jan 27, 2021 3:58 AM
Joined Dec, 2020 27 posts

ah perfect, thanks. Do you know where it is?

Chris L
Jan 28, 2021 7:30 AM
Joined May, 2017 164 posts

Properties > [Property] > Rules > Change > Booking Window section > Require arrival of at most: