February 2019

There are 20 blog entries for February 2019.

Thinking about buying a second home to use for investment income? It’s a smart way to cash in on the growing demand for vacation rental homes in Orlando, Florida. More holiday travelers are opting to rent homes rather than stay in a hotel because vacation rentals are often more affordable, provide more space, and offer similar or even better amenities. Plus, you can cook your own food and do your own laundry in a vacation home, which can be a big cost savings for large families. 

One community to consider when looking for a vacation home to buy is Windsor at Westside in Kissimmee, Florida. Located within minutes of Walt Disney World, this stunning resort features all the outstanding resort amenities of its sister communities, Windsor Hills Resort and

Silver rated 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms condo located on the second floor of the outstanding Bahama Bay Spa and Resort. This beautiful unit is fully furnished and features an open floor plan, with a private balcony located in the living room and master bedroom. Master bedroom has a walk in closet and ensuite bathroom. The unit also includes all kitchen major appliances and in unit laundry, perfect for a short term rental or a relaxing vacation home. This amazing gated community has so many amenities for you and your family to enjoy that include a clubhouse, fitness center, multiple community swimming pools, sand beach, tennis and basketball courts, shuffleboard, paved nature trails and a full-sized fishing dock on Lake

Gold rated 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms condo located on the first floor of the outstanding Bahama Bay Spa and Resort. This beautiful unit is fully furnished and features a lovely kitchen that includes all major appliances and an open floor plan, with a private balcony located in the living room and master bedroom. The master bedroom has an ensuite bathroom. The home also includes in-unit laundry, perfect for a short term rental or a relaxing vacation home and is located within steps away from the clubhouse. This amazing gate community has so many amenities for you and your family to enjoy this include a clubhouse, fitness center, multiple community swimming pools, sand beach, tennis and basketball courts, shuffleboard, paved

Stunning single family home with 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms located in the lovely Eagle Pointe community. This single family home is fully furnished and comes with a spacious living room area and a kitchen with a breakfast area. There is a large master bedroom that features an ensuite bathroom with dual sinks, a bathtub, and separate shower. Enjoy some fun recreational activities in the home's garage that has been converted into a games room. Alternatively, enjoy the great Florida sunshine in the enclosed private pool area. This home is perfect for a short term, vacation home or even a residential home.

Asking Price: 244,950

This 4 bedrooms 3 bathrooms fully furnished single family home is located in the beautiful Hampton Lakes community! Beautiful and bright this home features a living room/dining room combination and a lovely sized kitchen with a breakfast nook. There is a large master bedroom that also has access to the pool area as well as an ensuite bathroom featuring dual sinks, a bathtub, and separate shower. The two guest bedrooms are furnished with beds and t.v’s in each to accommodate additional family and friends. The home also has a screened in private pool with a solar-heated hot water system. There is also a large garage being used as a game room with a pool table, air hockey and more! The home is move-in ready, Great for a

Outstanding 4 bedrooms 3 bathrooms home located in the gated Solana Resort community. The home is unfurnished and features a spacious kitchen and master bedroom with an ensuite bathroom. Located at the back of the home there is a private swimming pool. This community has many recreational activities for you and your family to enjoy! Including a community pool, volleyball, fitness center, sundry shop, mini golf and tiki bar. Solana is located conveniently near Disney World and all the Orlando attractions. This home is perfect for a second home or short-term rental property.

Asking Price: 239,950

SPECTRUM+ at Reunion Resort is the newest luxury vacation home community to give home investors the modern design, features, and amenities they’re looking for in a holiday home.

The condominium complex appeals to buyers who want the resort-style luxury living that can only be found in the Orlando area. Reunion  Resort Orlando villas put residents and their guests minutes away from Orlando's world-renowned attractions. 

SPECTRUM+ homes accommodate any lifestyle and family size. Its affordability makes it a perfect real estate investment that supports your long-term financial goals.

What You’ll Find at SPECTRUM+ at Reunion Resort

The new vacation home community includes a range of 3- to 5-bedroom luxury condominiums. With 296 units available,

The February Team Donovan community reports have now been updated and are available from the following link:

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Fantastic single family home with 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms home located in the Glenbrook community! This home is fully furnished with an open plan layout with a great room as opposed to two separate reception rooms that is great for entertaining family and friends. Home has a spacious kitchen with plenty of natural lighting! This home has two large master bedrooms that both have king beds and ensuite bathrooms that include a shower stall and garden bath. The two additional guest bedrooms are furnished with two bedrooms in each to accommodate additional family or guests! With the garage turned into a game room with table foosball, a pool table, darts and outstanding south facing private pool with spa you will never want

Florida continues to attract a record number of tourists according to Visit Florida, the organization responsible for the state’s tourism marketing. The state’s tourism industry has grown alongside its thriving economy, making it one of the most popular destinations for owners of Kissimmee holiday homes and holiday travelers.

Setting tourism records is nothing new for the Sunshine State. Record levels of visits and tourist spending have occurred consecutively for seven years.

Setting Tourist Records

Florida saw over 95 million visitors between January and September 2018. This is the highest number of tourists seen in a nine-month period in the state’s history.

In 2017, the number of visitors during that same period was just over 89