December 2019

There are 31 blog entries for December 2019.

Flamingo Crossings, a mixed-use property owned by The Walt Disney Company, and located on the western edge of Disney World, is undergoing new developments that are giving Central Florida residents and vacationers a lot to be excited about. 

These plans include hotels, retail options and new eateries that are set to open within the next couple of years. The project means homeowners looking to attract guests to their vacation homes near Disney will be able to offer more features and attractions to their rental guests.

What’s in Store at Flamingo Crossings

The ongoing developments at Flamingo Crossings will add to the growing popularity of attractions in Central Florida. It can increase revenue and the number of travelers who make their way to

Knowing how to get more reservations for your holiday rental helps you maximize the value of your real estate investment. The booming short-term rental market has made it even more competitive for homeowners looking to attract visitors to their Davenport luxury vacation homes. 

Offering virtual tours to prospective guests is one of the best ways to showcase your home, generate more bookings, and stand out from the crowd. 

Why Virtual Tours Matter in Today’s Vacation Rental Market

If users arrive at your home and find something different from what they expected, it could lead to negative reviews and unsatisfied guests who won’t return anytime soon. This could hurt your reputation and lead to a drop in short-term rental bookings over time.

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Fabulous furnished 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom townhome is located in the outstanding guard-gated community of Emerald Island on Disney's doorstep. The Master suite has its own balcony off the second floor. Enjoy the southwest facing view overlooking one of the pools and catch the romantic sunsets from your very own balcony. The community has two heated pools, a fitness center with sauna, arcade, Internet cafe, tot lot, clubhouse, tiki bar, tennis, basketball and volleyball areas. They also feature a nature walk and is surrounded by lakes and fountains. A very popular area for short-term rentals or vacation home so conveniently located near to all the theme park attractions. This is a must-see property.

Sold Price: $170,000

 

Lovely 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom townhome is located in the charming community of Lee Vista Square. The open floor plan offers a very spacious kitchen, dining room and living room combo. High ceilings and plenty of windows accentuate the natural light throughout the living areas. The backyard views are of lush green land and lake under the evening sunsets. An opportunity to own a Townhouse in pristine condition located in a gated community close to the airport, shopping, highway, schools, and Medical city of Lake Nona. You'll want to come see this soon!

Sold Price: $225,000

 

Bright and airy 3 bedroom 2 1/2 bathroom townhome located in the Fiesta Key Resort, a resort-style community! The townhome makes an ideal vacation home as it offered fully furnished and turn-key! Upstairs you will find all 3 bedrooms. The master bedroom features views of the amenities to the rear of the unit. The home also features a private screened-in porch for you to enjoy! It is located in a gated community that allows for short term rental. Fiesta Key is just 8 miles to Walt Disney World! Come see today!

Sold Price: $169,000

 

Looking to enjoy the Disney fireworks from your balcony?? The view is overlooking Lake Bryan with a boat dock. Fully furnished and ready to move in. Decorated unit with all major appliances included, full washer and dryer, covered parking, secured elevators with keyed access only. Enjoy the many amenities: 3 heated swimming pools, spa and kiddie pool. Waterfront allows jet skis, motor boats, fishing and water skiing. Relaxing scenic boardwalk, fitness center, game room, concierge service and meeting rooms. Only minutes from all the major attractions like Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, Universal Studios, Seaworld and plenty of shopping and dining options. You can choose to live here or invest for short or long term

Guest cancellations are an inconvenience that vacation rental hosts have to deal with when renting their Orlando vacation homes. But in some cases, you might be the one having to cancel a booking, which can give guests a negative experience that impacts your standing as a host.

Knowing how to cancel a reservation for your vacation rental can protect you and your home without hurting your reputation among your guests. 

Be Clear About Your Cancellation Policy

Cancellation policies give you and your guests a clear understanding of the consequences of canceling a reservation.

If you have to cancel a guest’s reservation, your policy can include a discount or other offers to make up for the inconvenience. Offering a 20 percent discount on their next

 

Beautiful and spacious 5 bedroom 4 and 1/2 bathroom home located in the lovely Calabay Parc at Tower Lake community! This home has charming curb appeal with well-maintained landscaping. Home features a spacious kitchen with a formal dining space that is quickly accessible and great for entertaining. Plenty of natural light supplied through the sliding glass doors brightens up the living space. Master bedroom is on the first floor and is a spacious room with its own access to your private south-west facing pool. The master bedroom features an ensuite with massage tub, walk-in shower and dual sinks. There are four spacious upstairs bedrooms, so there is space for the entire family and friends! Stepping outside the sliding glass doors, you’ll

 

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 fantastic 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 Davenport. All this and

 

This remarkable home is located in the highly desired gated community of “The Landings at Lake George” in Conway. Upon entering the home you are greeted with the formal living and dining room areas where gorgeous natural light flows in and throughout the home from the large inviting windows. The wood floors lead you to a large tiled family room adjoined with the grand open kitchen which boasts stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, 42" wood cabinets, an island, and a breakfast nook. The spacious first floor Master bedroom features french doors leading to the backyard, a walk-in closet and a master en-suite with dual vanity sinks, garden tub, and separate walk-in shower. One other bedroom is also located on the first floor. The