Vacation Rental Case Study: Big Bear, California

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After getting a recommendation from their home’s previous owner for a local property manager, the VonderHaars were excited to see what their new business venture would bring them.

The bookings rolled in immediately, and as first-time vacation renters, the VonderHaars felt like they had lucked out.

But soon, problems arose. The property managers mismanaged their home, overcharged them with suspicious fees, and barely serviced their rental.

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How to Overcome the Top Challenges for Vacation Rental Owners in 2018

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The Top Vacation Rental Challenges Owners Face

Evolve recently surveyed owners from across the vacation rental landscape to find out. Over 1,000 owners responded to our 2018 State of the Vacation Rental Industry Survey to tell us what’s helping – or hurting – their vacation rental businesses.

We found that everyone is running into similar challenges because the industry has changed so fast. Prospective buyers, brand new owners and vacation rental veterans alike continue to feel the growing pains.

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2018 Vacation Rental Performance Report: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

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Hilton Head Island

You know that Hilton Head is an attractive tourist destination, but as a current or prospective vacation rental homeowner, have you ever considered how can you take advantage of the ever-growing visitor count?

When you’re up against other vacation rentals and resorts, how many bookings should you be getting? What is normal occupancy for low season versus high season? How much should you charge for your nightly rate?

We set out to answer these questions in our 2018 Hilton Head Island Vacation Rental Performance Report, where we take a deeper look into how vacation rental inventory performs on the island.

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2018 Vacation Rental Performance Report: Orlando, Kissimmee & Davenport

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Orlando Vacation Rental

With so many places to visit, attractions to explore, and events to see, it comes as no surprise that Central Florida is huge for tourism and the vacation rental industry.

We wanted to take a look at what all of this travel meant for vacation rentals, so we created an Orlando Area Vacation Rental Performance Report to analyze and understand the market.

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