There’s no denying short-term rentals are here to stay for the long-term. In looking to drill down on the opportunities and challenges of this type of investment property, Chicago Agent came to Taylor Johnson looking for experts. We put the writer in touch with TJ client Tripti Kasal, Baird & Warner‘s senior vice president of residential sales, an early adopter of short-term rentals who’s been in the market for 15 years, to talk about the ins and outs of Airbnb, VRBO and Home Away rentals. Kasal was not only featured prominently in the cover story, but she also was chosen for the cover image. In the article, Kasal shares insights on what to look for when purchasing a short-term rental property (check the community’s rental rules) and what to do once you’re renting the home (use professional photography).