24 11, 2020

Do You Offer Travel Insurance to Guests?

2020-11-24T15:37:31+00:00

Offering CSA Travel Insurance to Our Guests ~ Join Southern Here at Southern Vacation Rentals, we are glad to offer travel insurance to our guests. Managed by CSA Travel Protection (now known as Generali Global Assistance), travel insurance provides guests peace of mind when booking their vacation. Just like you would purchase insurance for a flight or for your automobile, travel insurance is one of those things you hope you never need, but [...]

Do You Offer Travel Insurance to Guests? 2020-11-24T15:37:31+00:00
24 11, 2020

What Do Realtors Like About Working With Southern?

2020-11-24T14:53:17+00:00

Realtor Testimonials for Southern Vacation Rentals ~ Join Southern At Southern Vacation Rentals, we love working with realtors. We believe that fostering long-term relationships with local realtors benefits everybody: when realtors refer their clients to us, we're happy to refer those clients right back to our trusted network of realtors when the time is right. Take a look below at what some realtors we have worked with recently had to say about our Southern [...]

What Do Realtors Like About Working With Southern? 2020-11-24T14:53:17+00:00
10 11, 2020

What Amenities Do Guests Want in a Rental?

2020-11-10T22:09:23+00:00

Five Must-Have Amenities in a Vacation Rental ~ Join Southern When choosing amenities for your vacation rental, it can be hard to know where to start. Fortunately, when you join our vacation rental management program, our team provides you with a list of "must-haves" that will make each guest's experience memorable. The amenities in your property can make or break a guest's experience, and will even mean the difference between a one-time guest and [...]

What Amenities Do Guests Want in a Rental? 2020-11-10T22:09:23+00:00
27 10, 2020

How Can I Maximize Guest Feedback?

2020-11-10T20:21:56+00:00

How to Maximize Guest Feedback ~ Join Southern It's no secret that reviews are one of the most important components of the vacation rental industry. Without reviews, how will you be able to improve the experience for the next guest that stays in your property? If you have been wondering how to maximize guest feedback, then this week's blog post is for you. Think of reviews like a personal recommendation. It's not enough [...]

How Can I Maximize Guest Feedback? 2020-11-10T20:21:56+00:00
13 10, 2020

Does Southern Donate to Charities?

2020-10-13T21:54:50+00:00

Participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer's ~ Southern Vacation Rentals At Southern, we are proud participants of several local charities through our Southern Cares program. One of those charities is the Alzheimer's Association, the largest global organization dedicated to finding a cure. Since more than five million Americans are living with Alzheimer's, funding research to developing a cure is crucial. Each year, we participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer's in Fort Walton [...]

Does Southern Donate to Charities? 2020-10-13T21:54:50+00:00
6 10, 2020

How Does Southern Market to Remote Workers?

2020-10-06T21:56:27+00:00

Marketing to Remote Workers ~ Join Southern In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies have turned to remote work, allowing their employees to work from home for their own health and safety. Even with states beginning to open up and things returning to "normal," we are still seeing reports of many employees still working remotely for the remainder of the year. This attributes to a shorter booking window and more last-minute reservations. [...]

How Does Southern Market to Remote Workers? 2020-10-06T21:56:27+00:00
15 09, 2020

How Was Your Summer?

2020-10-06T19:37:14+00:00

Southern Vacation Rentals Rebounds for Successful Summer Season ~ Join Southern Despite the tragic onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, a blow to many businesses and the vacation rental industry in the spring, Southern Vacation Rentals is proud to report a successful summer season. The vacation rental management company saw record numbers for sales in June, with strong numbers continuing through July and August. In an effort to help curb the spread of COVID-19, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis made the executive order to ban vacation rentals in April with no indication of when [...]

How Was Your Summer? 2020-10-06T19:37:14+00:00
8 09, 2020

How Do You Handle Damage to My Property?

2020-09-08T20:35:36+00:00

Handling Damage in Vacation Rentals ~ Join Southern When you own a vacation rental, damage is bound to happen in your property at some point. Whether it's a scuff on the wall or a broken piece of furniture, wear and tear and accidental damage is inevitable. We do our best to get ahead of any issues prior to a guest's arrival, but sometimes that's not always possible. When it comes to handling damage [...]

How Do You Handle Damage to My Property? 2020-09-08T20:35:36+00:00
1 09, 2020

How do I Join a Vacation Rental Management Program?

2020-09-01T20:56:23+00:00

Joining a Vacation Rental Program ~ Join Southern Are you a homeowner looking for a property management company? We're here to help! Joining a vacation rental program and having a dedicated property manager is the best way to make caring for your investment stress-free. Take a look below at our five steps to joining a vacation rental program that will make the process as smooth as possible. Determine What You're Looking For What are [...]

How do I Join a Vacation Rental Management Program? 2020-09-01T20:56:23+00:00
25 08, 2020

Where Should I Start With Upgrades to my Property?

2020-08-25T21:42:49+00:00

5 Best Upgrades for a Vacation Rental ~ Join Southern With summer coming to a close, the off-season is a great time to start making some upgrades to your vacation rental property. Some of the best upgrades for a vacation rental are ones that will attract the eye of potential renters like upgraded appliances and new furniture. In order to attract potential renters, it's best to invest in quality items for your property [...]

Where Should I Start With Upgrades to my Property? 2020-08-25T21:42:49+00:00