12 11, 2019

What Hidden Fees Should You Look Out For?

2019-11-12T22:56:38+00:00

What Hidden Fees Should You Look Out For? ~ Join Southern What hidden fees should you look out for when joining a rental management company? As a general rule of thumb, you should always inquire about what services you will and won’t be charged for when you sign your rental management agreement. Anything your manager won’t tell you or skirts around the bush is not a good sign! While a lower management fee may [...]

What Hidden Fees Should You Look Out For? 2019-11-12T22:56:38+00:00
5 11, 2019

The Benefits of Having a Property Manager

2019-11-05T22:43:46+00:00

Boardwalk 805 in Panama City Beach is new to our rental management program! The Benefits of Having a Property Manager ~ Join Southern Congratulations, you've just purchased your second home! If you're planning on using this strictly as an investment property, it's a good idea to shop around for property management companies to help you manage your rental property. There are pros to having a property manager, including serving as a [...]

The Benefits of Having a Property Manager 2019-11-05T22:43:46+00:00
29 10, 2019

Southern Celebrates Fall Break Success

2019-10-29T21:04:07+00:00

Southern Rentals & Real Estate Wraps Up Strong Fall Break Season Local property management company sees strong bookings across several weeks in October DESTIN, Fla. – October 29, 2019 – It’s no secret that fall is the best time of year to visit the Gulf Coast, with warm weather, clear skies, and a variety of exciting activities to experience. Although this time of year is generally considered the off-season, Southern Rentals & Real Estate [...]

Southern Celebrates Fall Break Success 2019-10-29T21:04:07+00:00
22 10, 2019

How Often Should You Receive Updates on Your Property?

2019-10-22T14:13:08+00:00

How Often Should You Receive Updates on Your Property? ~ The Business Blog Southern understands how important communication is when it comes to successfully managing a vacation rental property. We take pride in delivering this to our owners! Our goal is to ensure seamless, convenient communication for you as an owner. Your main point of contact will be your Portfolio Manager. They are responsible for all aspects of your property and communicating with [...]

How Often Should You Receive Updates on Your Property? 2019-10-22T14:13:08+00:00
17 10, 2019

What Kind of Accounting is Included?

2019-10-17T21:59:02+00:00

What Kind of Accounting is Included? ~ The Business Blog When you join our vacation rental management program, you'll benefit from the services of Southern's experienced in-house Accounting team. With years of service in vacation rental accounting, it's no surprise that this tenured team is some of the best on the Gulf Coast. But, just what kind of Accounting is included in our services? It's important to understand just what kind of services [...]

What Kind of Accounting is Included? 2019-10-17T21:59:02+00:00
8 10, 2019

How to Determine Rent Amount

2019-10-08T19:19:43+00:00

How to Determine Rent Amount ~ Join Southern Finding the right price for your vacation rental can be a difficult task. If you price it too high, then you may not book your property enough to cover costs. On the flip side, if you price it too low, then you risk leaving money on the table or not having enough money to cover your costs or upgrade [...]

How to Determine Rent Amount 2019-10-08T19:19:43+00:00
1 10, 2019

Are Service Animals Allowed in Vacation Rentals?

2019-10-17T20:56:42+00:00

Are Service Animals Allowed in Vacation Rentals? ~ Join Southern Are service animals allowed in vacation rentals? As a vacation rental owner looking to join a vacation rental management program, you may be asking yourself this question. The short answer is that yes, service animals are allowed in vacation rentals. However, it’s important to know the definition of a service animal. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) defines service animals as any dog [...]

Are Service Animals Allowed in Vacation Rentals? 2019-10-17T20:56:42+00:00
24 09, 2019

Praise for Southern Vacation Rentals

2019-09-24T21:32:36+00:00

Owner Testimonials A key component of any vacation rental management company are the relationships we build with our owners. We're fortunate to have some incredible owners who we love working with and love working with us just as much. In fact, some owners have multiple properties on our program. However, you shouldn't take our word for it! See what a couple of our owners on 30A and in Panama [...]

Praise for Southern Vacation Rentals 2019-09-24T21:32:36+00:00
17 09, 2019

How Long Does It Take To Get a New Property Up And Running?

2019-09-17T21:52:49+00:00

How Long Does it Take to Get a New Property Up and Running? ~ Southern Vacation Rentals A new vacation condo in Perdido Key, Beach Colony Towers 13A As a new owner, when you join our vacation rental management program, we work quickly to ensure everything is up and running as soon as possible. The sooner your property is available for bookings, the better! We love to get those reservations on [...]

How Long Does It Take To Get a New Property Up And Running? 2019-09-17T21:52:49+00:00
10 09, 2019

Effective Results with Text Messaging

2019-09-17T21:54:04+00:00

Effective Results with Text Messaging ~ Join Southern Think about your own habits with your cell phone: how often do you check it? How much time do you spend on it? How much more likely are you to see a text message than an email? Text Request reported that 48.7 million people will choose to receive text messages, or SMS communications, from businesses by 2020, and the average American checks their phone 47 times a [...]

Effective Results with Text Messaging 2019-09-17T21:54:04+00:00