Holiday Rental

Holiday Hosting: 6 Tips for Vacation Rentals

Peak season for some vacation rentals is drawing to a close as winter holiday quickly approaches. But even the warmest, beach-themed vacation rentals can be easily turned into cozy, holiday spaces. If you’re looking to capture the holiday audience, you’ll need to start preparing immediately. This doesn’t happen overnight. Check out these tips for outfitting your vacation rental as a …

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Giving Thanks: 9 Ways to Show Your Appreciation

As Thanksgiving quickly approaches, take some time to reflect on those that have supported you throughout the year. This of course could include your family and friends, but you should also remember those who work with you. Whether you’re a manager or an owner, showing your gratitude is a fruitful gesture that can propel a good working relationship into the …

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Investment Property: Making Sense of Your Funding Options

Investment properties are about increasing and diversifying wealth. This is great news for those looking to find a way into real estate. Investment properties provide more opportunity to travel, increase your savings, and sustain long-term growth. When considering this in conjunction with the fact that buying is more affordable than renting in 66% of housing markets across the country, it’s …

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What to Do With Your Vacation Rental in the Off-Season

Trying to rent out your property in the off-season can be an infuriating and stressful experience. Tenants are few and far between, and your bottom line takes a hit. But, have no fear! No matter where you live, there are simple strategies you can implement to keep the momentum, and your money, going year-round. Season Repair and Upgrades Your rental …

Digital Innovations to Set Your Rental Apart

Regardless of whether you opt for short or long term rentals, emerging technology is the soundest way to make your home more attractive to prospective renters with minimal cost. In fact, one recent study found that 80% of vacation guests were more likely to rent a home with smart technology. For the owner, equipping your home with smart technologies like …

Five Design Tips to Make Your Short Term Rental Pop

Imagine this: you’re going on vacation, so you head to Airbnb, VRBO, or a similar booking site to find the perfect rental. As you’re browsing you come across a beautiful home on the beach with an affordable rate, so you click to view more. To your astonishment, the rooms aren’t lacking design – they’re completely empty! Confusion sets in. Where …