2 07, 2019

How to Give Your Property an Edge

2019-07-12T19:00:04+00:00

How to Give Your Property an Edge ~ The Business Blog Adagio #204B features an aesthetically pleasing interior in addition to in-season beach service for guests. The key to successful bookings and maximizing revenue potential is to set your unit or home apart from the others that are available. By giving your property an edge, your property stands out among others that guests may be looking at. Whether that’s jazzing up [...]

How to Give Your Property an Edge 2019-07-12T19:00:04+00:00
18 06, 2019

Should I Go Short-Term or Long-Term?

2019-07-18T15:47:16+00:00

Should I Go Short-Term or Long-Term? ~ The Business Blog When deciding between using your second home as a short-term or long-term rental investment, there are a few things you need to consider: the amount of owner use you anticipate, revenue expectations, and tenant expectations. As part of our vacation rental management program, we can help you make this decision! If you, as the owner, anticipate utilizing the property as a vacation home [...]

Should I Go Short-Term or Long-Term? 2019-07-18T15:47:16+00:00
12 06, 2019

How Are Vacation Rental Sales Taxes Handled?

2019-06-13T21:42:43+00:00

How Are Vacation Rental Sales Taxes Handled? ~ The Business Blog As part of our vacation rental management services, our Accounting Team handles all aspects of sales tax on your property. Our Accounting Team has years of experience in vacation rental accounting and works closely with Portfolio Managers on each individual account. We understand that taxes can be heavy and at times, confusing. That’s why we aim to provide you peace of mind when it comes to [...]

How Are Vacation Rental Sales Taxes Handled? 2019-06-13T21:42:43+00:00
4 06, 2019

Should My Rental be Pet-Friendly?

2019-06-04T21:08:02+00:00

Should My Rental be Pet-Friendly? ~ The Business Blog When signing onto a vacation rental management program, you may be wondering, “should my rental be pet-friendly?” This is a great question and many owners struggle with making the decision. There are a few considerations to make, including homeowner association (HOA) rules, fees, and general wear and tear on your property. You must also decide if making your rental pet-friendly will be worth it [...]

Should My Rental be Pet-Friendly? 2019-06-04T21:08:02+00:00
23 05, 2019

Where Should I Buy My Vacation Rental?

2019-05-23T19:35:42+00:00

Where Should I Buy My Vacation Rental? ~ The Business Blog If you’re looking to purchase a second home, then one of the first questions that comes up during the buying process is “where should I buy my vacation rental?” Buying a property, whether it’s a home or a condo, is a large investment, so you want to be sure of all aspects before signing on the dotted line. Fortunately, if you have [...]

Where Should I Buy My Vacation Rental? 2019-05-23T19:35:42+00:00
14 05, 2019

How to Make Money With a Vacation Rental

2019-07-18T15:52:53+00:00

How to Make Money With a Vacation Rental ~ The Business Blog By adding another twin bed in the bedroom, Lost Key Villas #6556 was able to increase their occupancy from 9 to 10. Before you purchase your vacation condo, let's get back to basics! Understanding just how to make money with a vacation rental is crucial when entering the industry. As part of our vacation rental management services, our Revenue [...]

How to Make Money With a Vacation Rental 2019-07-18T15:52:53+00:00
7 05, 2019

How Much Money Should I Save For Upgrades?

2019-05-08T13:30:49+00:00

PHA+PFA+ How Much Money Should I Save For Upgrades? ~ The Business Blog When joining a vacation rental management program, something a new owner will be wondering is “how much money should I save for upgrades?” Sam, our Destin Revenue Manager, is here to answer that question. Sam is extremely knowledgable about the vacation rental market and loves numbers, and can tell you just how much money to save for upgrades to your home. [...]

How Much Money Should I Save For Upgrades? 2019-05-08T13:30:49+00:00
23 04, 2019

How Often Should I Upgrade My Property?

2019-05-14T13:46:45+00:00

How Often Should I Upgrade My Property? ~ The Business Blog As a vacation rental owner, you'll want to ensure your property is upgraded regularly to accommodate for normal wear and tear. Not to mention, a beautifully renovated home is the key to attracting repeat guests. If you're asking yourself "How often should I upgrade my property?" then we have the answer for you! You will also find that there is not one [...]

How Often Should I Upgrade My Property? 2019-05-14T13:46:45+00:00
9 04, 2019

Point Central Smart Home Technology

2019-04-23T20:13:28+00:00

Point Central Smart Home Technology ~ The Business Blog At Southern, we're always looking for innovative ways to net you more. We also consistently look for ways to streamline our property management services - the more efficient, the better! That's why we're investing in Point Central Smart Home Technology. By investing in cutting-edge technology in all of our properties, we're working to increase your home's value. Improving security, reducing energy costs, and operating efficiently are just [...]

Point Central Smart Home Technology 2019-04-23T20:13:28+00:00
5 04, 2019

Sam Hinson ~ Destin, Florida Revenue Manager

2019-04-29T17:10:57+00:00

Sam Hinson, Destin, Florida Revenue Manager ~ The Business Blog Welcome to the Business Blog at Join Southern. Our purpose is to provide informative content for all your questions regarding our vacation rental management services. Here on the blog, you’ll read up on a variety of topics including financial management for vacation rentals and the scoop on how maintenance is handled. You’ll also get to meet our Revenue Team and see testimonials from Southern [...]

Sam Hinson ~ Destin, Florida Revenue Manager 2019-04-29T17:10:57+00:00