5 Things To Look For In Short-Term Home Rentals
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Great reviews are always the best indicator that you’ll enjoy your stay in a rental. But what compels guests to take the time to write a positive review? One key factor is how much effort the host puts into making […]

Aug 06, 2020
Ready for the August heat?
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There’s nothing like a cool cocktail on a hot summer day. Except for maybe two or three of ‘em. Summertime cocktails are a fun way to liven up a party and to show off your bartending skills. And if said […]

Jul 30, 2020
Best Hotels in the World with Unique Accommodations
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Already wondering where to go once Covid is over? Have you ever dreamed of vacationing under the sea? How about in the treetops of a rain forest or perched in a cliffside cave? It turns out that hotels all over […]

Jul 24, 2020
Find Out About Everyone’s Favorite Bakeries in California
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Bakeries are the ultimate destination for comfort food, artisan sandwiches and special-occasion treats (even if that special occasion is that you happen to find yourself in a bakery). California has some of the best bakeries in the world, and it’s […]

Jul 16, 2020
Best fireworks displays in the U.S.
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And the rockets’ red glaaaaaaaaare, the bombs bursting in airrrrrrrr! There’s nothing more American than celebrating our independence with pyrotechnics. Fourth of July was just last week, so if you missed out this year’s festivities, check out some of our […]

Jul 09, 2020
Best Waterfall Hikes in Southern California
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Best waterfall hikes

Hiking is fun all by itself. Especially during times like these. But when the trail is leading you to something awesome, it makes the journey that much better. Southern California has a bunch of natural waterfalls that are easily accessible […]

Mar 19, 2020
Top 3 Property Upgrades To Increase Rental Value
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One of the best ways to attract new tenants is by investing in cosmetic improvements for your property. But what type of improvements have the most potential to increase rental value? Renters tend to place a premium on the kitchen […]

Mar 12, 2020
Tips To Turn Your Vacation Rental Property into Luxury Stay without Blowing A Budget
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Tips To Turn Your Vacation Rental Property into Luxury Stay without Blowing A Budget

Nobody goes into their vacation home search looking for the most mediocre home they can find. They don’t “ohh” and “ahh” over old furniture, chipped paint, worn in carpets and outdated decor. As they cycle through your vacation home photos, […]

Sep 18, 2018
Things To Consider Before Buying A Perfect Vacation Home
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Things To Consider Before Buying A Perfect Vacation Home

Buying a vacation home is not something you do on a whim. It is a significant investment that can be extremely profitable if done correctly. However, the perfect vacation home doesn’t just appear out of nowhere. It requires careful thought, […]

Sep 15, 2018
How To Do Maintenance Of Your Vacation Rental
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How To Do Maintenance Of Your Vacation Rental

Just like any other real estate investment, taking care of your vacation rental is key to ensuring the property continues to generate positive cash flow. But many vacation home owners lead hectic lives, juggling family and careers and don’t always […]

Sep 05, 2018