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Turning Your Real Estate Purchase Into A Vacation Rental

Turning Your Real Estate Purchase Into A Vacation Rental

Thinking about turning your real estate purchase into a lucrative venture? You’re not alone. With the rise of vacation rentals, many property owners are capitalizing on the opportunity to transform their homes into income-generating assets.

Can’t Stop Thinking About 30A Follow Your Heart

Can’t Stop Thinking About 30A? Follow Your Heart

Along Florida's breathtaking Emerald Coast lies a 27-mile stretch of paradise known as 30A. If you've ever strolled its quaint streets or dipped your toes in its crystal-clear waters, you know the magnetic pull of this coastal gem. And if you can't shake the memories of your last visit, maybe it's time to consider making 30A your permanent address.

Spotlight your Property During the Quiet Months

Navigating the quieter months as a property owner can be a challenge, especially considering the bustling peak season along 30A typically extends from May to October.However, fear not! Even during these quieter periods, there are effective strategies to keep your vacation rental home in the spotlight.Let's explore proven methods to ensure your property remains a sought-after destination year-round.Run...

Converting your New Home to a Smart Home

Converting Your New Home to a Smart Home

A smart home. A convenient home. Your home. A ‘connected’ smart home makes your life easier. Control appliances from anywhere in the world! Your home system can be as simple as a thermostat that allows you to adjust your temperature from afar, or as complex as a network of sensors, cameras, and alarms. Smart homes automate mundane tasks. For example, a smart thermostat can learn your preferences and...

What to Stock in the Kitchen of Your Vacation Rental

What to Stock in the Kitchen of Your Vacation Rental

Excited about your vacation rental? Let’s stock your kitchen. Vacation rentals are great investment opportunities, as you can charge higher rates and maximize profits in the right areas. That's why the vacation rental industry is expected to see a 5.5% CAGR through 2030. However, vacation rentals come with some unique challenges, as guests will not bring all of their belongings with them. Fortunately,...

Why Owning a Grayton Beach Home Should Be on Your Bucket List

Why Owning a Grayton Beach Home Should Be on Your Bucket List

Owning a Grayton Beach home. Sounds like paradise, doesn’t it? Do you know where the beaches of 30A get their magical quality from? The sand is made of white quartz from the Appalachian Mountains. However, it's not just the sand that draws in visitors from all over the country to this stunning area of Florida.  For your next vacation home or real estate investment, you can't go wrong with Grayton...

How to Sell Your Home in a Competitive Market

How To Sell Your Home In a Competitive Real Estate Market

Sell your home. In a competitive real estate market. Financial experts predict a somewhat unstable national housing market throughout 2023. In Florida, we already saw a shift from 2021 to 2022, with an increase in the median time to sell by at least 40%. However, most analysts still believe demand from homebuyers will continue to be strong. For eager North Florida homeowners looking to sell their homes,...

Curious about Alys Beach? What you should know.

Curious About Alys Beach? What you Should Know

How stunning is Alys Beach? It recently caught the eye of Architectural Digest and several other magazines for its architectural ingenuity, luxury amenities, and unique lifestyle offerings.The perfect beaches and ideal weather make up for the higher home prices. And there's no shortage of things to do in the area, from restaurants and bars to shopping and a variety of activities.What’s special about Alys...

Stage your home. Sell it faster.

Stage Your Home. Sell it Faster

Get rid of clutter.Staging your home prepares it for sale and greatly improves its appeal. Those that come to see your home can judge it easier when there are fewer distractions. Clutter can pile up quickly, and you may not even notice it's there after a while, but an interested home buyer will.Removing clutter may take time. Regardless, this step is vital.A clutter-free home looks more spacious, clean,...

Get a mortgage on a vacation home.

Get a Mortgage on a Vacation Home

Every year, the real estate sales and brokerage services industry generates more than $225 billion in revenue. Wow. If you’re interested in buying a vacation home, you’re in good company. The vast majority of people who want to buy a vacation home do so by securing a mortgage loan. However, qualifying for a mortgage on a vacation home can sometimes require certain financial preparations. In many...

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