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Pride of ownership shows at this move-in ready 3 Bedroom 2 Bath home in the exclusive resort community of Watersong. This community provides a guard gated entrance along with many amenities - fitness centre, community pool, children's play area, putting green, spa and games room. This home has spectacular views of the wooded area while enjoying your private pool on the screened-in deck. The open floor plan provides plenty of space for all your guests. The owners of this home have kept this home well maintained with new interior paint, new vinyl wood flooring in the living room, rescreening of pool area along with gas pool heater installed, new digital thermostat, big-screen television and many other upgrades. The home has a very good rental record…


Outstanding 4 Bedroom 4 Bath home in the gated Windsor Hills Resort. This home has been updated with modern furnishings, ceiling fans, light fixtures and decor. The home features open spaces for guests to gather in this open floor plan with each bedroom featuring an ensuite bathroom with luxurious bedding and decor. The home boasts a south-facing pool to enjoy the Florida sunshine, and also a shaded area when it comes time to cool off. The game room provides hours of entertainment for your guests which includes PlayStation 4, arcade games, foosball and air hockey. Windsor Hills Resort's spectacular clubhouse offers a selection of entertainment and activities for our guests at no extra charge including a lagoon-style Olympic-size heated


Hard to find corner lot 4 Bedroom 3 Bath home in the gated Terra Verde Resort. This well-appointed home is fully furnished including the appliances. The split bedroom is great for your guests. The open airy living space opens up to a screened patio with a refreshing pool and heated spa for your enjoyment. The home has a game room for your entertainment. The resort has many wonderful amenities for your enjoyment. Just a short drive to the theme parks, shopping, restaurants and grocery stores. Make an offer on this move-in ready home for your next second home or short term rental. THIS HOME WILL SELL FAST!!!!!!

Sold Price: $257,500.


Remarkable 5 bedroom and 4 bathroom home comes fully furnished with its own screened-in pool and is located in the gated community of Abbey at Westhaven. It boasts being just minutes away from Disney World, Champions Gate and Reunion Golf Resort. The interior of the home has a bright and grand floor plan featuring an eat-in kitchen, breakfast bar, a loft area, and a separate living room. The living room is spacious and overlooks the inviting private pool area. Glistening waters offer you privacy with no rear neighbors and lush green views. The master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom with a garden tub and separate shower. All bedrooms are furnished. The community offers an array of amenities including a clubhouse, pool, tennis, and fitness


Sensational 3 Bedroom 3 Bath located in the gated community of Regal Palms. This townhome is relaxing and spacious with a beautiful open floorplan. The sliding glass door provides plenty of natural light to the central living area of the home. Upstairs you will find two large bedrooms both with en-suite bathrooms. The master bedroom also features a balcony for you to relax and enjoy the sunsets over the palm trees. There is a bedroom and bath for your guests on the first floor. Within walking distance, you can access the resort onsite amenities such as a restaurant and bar, health spa, gym, a spectacular pool area, water slides, lazy river, fitness centre, and golf course. This townhome is minutes from Disney World, other attractions,

3 Bedroom 3 Bath corner unit townhome located in gated community of Regal Oaks at Old Town. The open floor plan boasts a spacious living room and eating area for your guests. The master ensuite bedroom is located on the second floor with another ensuite bedroom. There is one bedroom on the first floor for convenience. You can relax in your private outdoor patio after a day at the attractions. The townhome comes with all the appliances. This community is walking distance to the Old Town attraction, shopping and dining. You are minutes from Disney World, other attractions, grocery stores and golf courses. This fully furnished townhome could be your perfect vacation home or short term rental.
Asking Price: $199,950 (From $207,950).


A remarkable 3 bedroom 2 bath unit with spectacular views in the Lake Buena Vista Resort awaits you. From the seventh floor, in your covered balcony, you can breathe in the lush green and lake views. These luxury condos are fully furnished and offer TVs, fully equipped kitchen, granite countertops and spacious bedrooms. Perfect for your vacation home, short or long term rentals. The fantastic resort features resort-style community pools, an upscale spa, fitness center, family sports bar, food & beverage poolside, and a general store. Located less than 3 miles from Disney's doorstep, and minutes from top attractions on I-Drive, Walt Disney World Theme Parks, Sea World and Universal Studios. Restaurants and shopping options are within a short


Sensational 5 Bedrooms 3.5 Bathroom single-family home in the beautiful Seasons community! The fully furnished home leads you into the spacious living room perfect for entertaining family and guests. Gather in the bright and airy kitchen with all major appliances and a separate breakfaster/eating area. The large master bedroom features an ensuite bathroom with dual sinks, a garden tub and separate standing shower. The home also has a lovely outdoor area that includes a covered lanai, private pool and hot tub with outdoor patio furniture, a perfect place to relax after a busy day at the parks. This makes for the perfect vacation home, short or long term rental. The community is located near all the major theme parks, attractions, malls,

The vacation rental market experienced a major downturn as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Travel restrictions have prevented would-be guests from out of state or other countries from taking their annual holidays in Florida.

On the other hand, local bookings from residents who want to get away for a few days without long-distance travel have risen.

Knowing how to manage local guests staying at Orlando vacation homes helps home investors take advantage of the market while doing their part to keep guests safe.

The Changing Short-Term Rental Market

Local travel is a safer option for residents who want an escape from the isolation and monotony resulting from local lockdowns and stay-at-home orders.

Vacation rental homeowners have


This is a beautiful NEWLY RENOVATED 3 Bedroom 3 Bath ground floor condominium located in the Bella Piazza Resort community. This fully furnished outstanding corner unit has additional windows, allowing additional natural flowing light into the condominium. The unit has been upgraded with modern furniture, granite countertops, tile backsplash, crown moulding, a side by side refrigerator, breakfast bar, and a built-in microwave. It has an open floor plan with a living/dining room combination. This condominium has a new air conditioner installed in 2019. This property boasts a lovely wrap-around south facing patio which gives a lot of nice sun to the patio. The location is also outstanding since it is facing the main pool area and is close to