The lake makes a great escape for relaxing and having a really good time. With summer just beginning and lots of great things to do by the lake, there’s no time to waste. We have rounded up some of our best vacation lakeside retreats. … Read More
If you were renting a vacation rental home for your next trip, you wouldn’t want to arrive with nothing but a bed. While it’s still your home, and guests should feel that to a certain extent (it isn’t a hotel after all), there are ways to make them feel … Read More
So you have finally booked that much awaited family summer vacation. The question now is how to plan for a week’s worth of meals for you and the family and how to make these dishes away from your familiar home kitchen. It can be overwhelming and rather daunting to think … Read More
Options for translation tools
Just in case you are dealing with hosts or guests that speak a different language, or you need to send documents that are written in a different language from the guest’s or host’s native language, or you need to be able understand a note or document sent … Read More
Summer is here! There is still time to plan a wonderful adventure with the family. With careful planning, enthusiasm to have a once in a lifetime outdoor experience, and a few more dollars left in the summer fund, I am sure you can organize this family getaway quickly.
You have purchased a vacation home. You enjoy spending time there. Should you rent it during the times you are not there?
This is a big decision. Some people are not comfortable sharing their private homes. Others purchased the home mostly as an investment, hoping to recover any expenses (and more) … Read More
Watch for these scams!
The Internet continues to be the hottest medium for almost every scam. It provides opportunities for legitimate businesses and consumers, but it also hosts fraud artists running investment scams, fake business opportunities and fraudulent auctions, among others.The Internet has spawned online scams and jargon to describe … Read More
A picture = 1000 words!
The visual impression your property gives to potential guests on a listing website is the most critical one when presenting your property. In the marketing of your unit, nothing is more important than your property photos! The higher the quality of photos, the more bookings.
Consider the following:
Check these travel sites before you go …
You can never have too much information before you start travelling! After checking resources about driving conditions, be sure to have a browse around our collection of popular travel information sites. You might just find something useful and interesting!… Read More
Finding and managing reliable services for cleaning and maintenance
Many vacation home owners choose to manage their own properties to avoid costly property management fees.. A common question arises when making this decision: How can I find quality maintenance and reliable services to help maintain my property?
Start by asking your neighbours and … Read More