- Blog Archive: February, 2018

Orlando has no shortage of housing options when it comes to purchasing a vacation home. Buyers can choose from two and three bedroom townhomes to 7 or 8 bedroom luxury villas, and everything in between.

One popular option for buyers who want to rent out their property is a condo hotel. Condo hotels sell individual units to home buyers, giving them vacation homes that provide the services, features, and amenities found in luxury hotels. Condo hotels even provide rental programs for homeowners, so you don’t have to spend precious time and money finding rental guests for your unit.

Financing Challenges for Condo Hotels

One of the drawbacks of a condo hotel is finding the financing to pay for it. Because these properties are typically purchased as…

Beautiful single family home featuring 4 bedrooms and 3 and a half bathrooms! This home has an open floor plan which allows the house to feel significant and spacious! Combined living and dining area is well furnished and relaxing! The large master bedroom features an ensuite including, dual sinks, a bathtub, and separate shower stall. The first guest bedroom is furnished with a comfortable bed, and the additional guest rooms feature 2 beds in each to accommodate all of your guests! The garage of the home is equipped with a pool table, foosball table, and air hockey! As you step outside of your sliding doors, you will notice your relaxing pool and large pool deck! This home is fully…

Large 5 bedroom and 4 bathroom home on a spacious lot located in Orange Tree ! Featuring sky lights in the main living space allowing for plenty of natural light that really highlights the stylish furniture! Open floor plan with the kitchen centered well in the home and a lovely nook for quick eating as well as a formal dining dining area! Plenty of seating with a view of the pool from the living area. You can bring all the family and entertain guests due to the accommodation options in this home! Master bedroom features a large bed and ensuite bathroom with double sinks, a bath, and shower, as well as pool access! The second master also includes a large bed and ensuite bathroom with…

4 bedroom 3 1/2 bathroom fully furnished home located in Somerset in the Remington golfing community. Features a large kitchen and family room combo for all your entertaining needs. Upstairs you will find the master suite, a guest bedroom with private ensuite bathroom, as well as the additional bedrooms. The villa features a southwest facing screened pool with its own half bath off the deck. Home is in great condition and is move in ready. Would make a perfect vacation home or full time residence!

Sold Price: $238,000 

This is a stunning 4 bedroom and 3 bathroom fully furnished pool home located in the community of Aviana. Aviana has a community pool, tot lot, putting green, and a volley ball court. Inside the home it is move in ready, clean, tile throughout with laminate in the bedrooms. There is also a second master bedroom with its own en-suite bathroom! The home has an open kitchen plan with extra eating space , a formal living room and dining room space that is separate in the front of the house giving plenty of room for entertaining. Outside you can take a dip in the pool or bask in the Florida sun. You can use this property for a vacation rental, investment property, or a primary…

Located on the fourth floor in Caribe Cove, this fully furnished 3 bedroom 2 bathroom condo is sure to please. Features an open kitchen with breakfast bar that overlooks onto the living room. The 4th-floor balcony is accessible from the master bedroom or living room. Caribe Cove’s on-site amenities include a 24-hour fitness center, steam room, sauna, heated resort pool, 24-hour gift shop, and is just 5 miles from Walt Disney World!

Sold Price: $103,000 

Gold rated Key West style ground floor condo! Located in building 23 is this 2 bedroom, 2 bath unit with large open kitchen, ceramic tile flooring and breakfast bar. The master bath has an en suite bathroom with dual sink vanities. The second bedroom shares the additional full bath with access to a smaller outdoor patio. The living room opens up onto the larger and very spacious screened in patio area for relaxing evenings away from it all. Bahama Bay resort features a wide range of amenities which includes onsite dining, mini market, spa and salon, heated pools, hot tubs, beach area, fitness and sporting facilities.


Sold Price: $94,000 

Large 4 bedroom and 3 bathroom house located in the Crescent Lakes community! Featuring a lovely open floor plan with plenty of natural light coming through all the windows into the formal living and dining space of this home! The kitchen is centrally located allowing for quick access from where you are featuring a dining space adjacent to some lovely bay windows. Master bedroom is large and spacious featuring a lovely ensuite with double sinks! The remaining 3 bedrooms are very comfortable and are ready to accommodate the entire family! Now when you step outside you can enjoy some time in your private pool and indulge in the lovely water view! This home has plenty of updated…

Orlando vacation rental homes and their unique amenities have fueled the growth of the local short-term rental industry. Online rental platforms like VRBO and Airbnb let homeowners market their properties to a larger audience. 

Many cities like Orlando have seen an increase in the number of vacation rental homes. As a result, they’ve implemented regulations that home buyers need to be aware of before investing in a short-term rental property. 

Knowing what type of vacation home you can buy in Orange County helps you choose the right property and get the greatest return on your investment. 

The Growing Orlando Short-Term Rental Market

Orlando, the county seat of Orange County, has regulations in place that direct how rental properties…

Prime location near Orlando's most popular attractions! One bedroom 4th floor lake view condo located in tower 2! This home is fully wheelchair accessible (including kitchen and bathroom). Well furnished home including appliances. This home has a truly beautiful and relaxing view of the lake and is the perfect opportunity to have a home that is located so close to Disney! The Blue Heron Beach Resort has two swimming pools, kiddie pool and an outdoor Jacuzzi, as well as two fitness rooms! Come see the view for yourself!

Asking Price: $134,950