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Traveling to see your team this season? Why renting a weekend home can help you get the most …

As amazing as it is to experience an SEC game day, sometimes traveling in for a college football weekend can be less than ideal. With high hotel prices and low availability in many SEC towns each game-day weekend, fans often book hotels miles away from campus. But with traffic, driving even 10 miles can take two hours. Enter Rent Like A Champion, a college football vacation rental platform (and former...
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Morning Spin: Preckwinkle says timing of property tax review not attempt to help out ally Berrios

Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what’s going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. Subscribe here. Topspin Timing is everything, in life and especially politics, and so it was that Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle’s announcement this week of plans for a new study of the property tax assessment system raised the proverbial eyebrows. Preckwinkle had talked about her wish...
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Time to Say “Buh-Bye” to the Big Guys says Virginia Vacation Rentals

CHINCOTEAGUE, VA, July 20, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ — Just when vacation rental homeowners and guests thought it couldn’t get any worse, it did. Another national vacation rental home listing site, that many trusted and promoted, is rolling out its plan for the future and it doesn’t look good. “We received the word last night that this site is going the way of the other national listing sites,” said Bunnie Riedel, owner...
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Home-to-Hotel Conversion Shot Down

Citing Santa Barbara’s crisis-level housing shortage, the City Council on Tuesday denied a proposal to convert a fourth-floor condominium at 101 West Anapamu Street to a short-term vacation rental. The 5-2 vote, with councilmembers Frank Hotchkiss and Randy Rowse dissenting in the strongest possible terms, upheld a previous and unanimous denial by the Historic Landmarks Commission (HLC), which similarly argued the project was “not consistent with the principles of sound...
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Google Is Testing Vacation Rental Search in Its Hotel Price-Comparison Tool

In the past month, some Google searches have been revealing an option to comparison-shop vacation rentals. In our checks Tuesday, Skift could find vacation rental filters for Barcelona, Berlin, Bordeaux, Cologne, Dresden, Frankfurt, Lisbon, Madrid, Munich, Milan, Naples, Nice, Nuremberg, Paris, Palermo, Porto, Reims, Rome, Seville, and Venice. The results are limited to a small subset of alternative lodging inventory similar to traditional vacation rentals. Collectively we counted about 7,000...
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Mischelle M. Lawrence and James M. Harris are proud to be a part of KW Luxury International

Paki Maui #120 (one-bedroom/one-bath) is a vacation rental condominium that offers peace and quiet in a tranquil, lush garden view setting. This unit … Mischelle M. Lawrence and James M. Harris are proud to be a part of KW Luxury International was first posted on http://www.lahainanews.com/page/content.detail/id/563989/Mischelle-M--Lawrence--and-James-M--Harris--are-proud-to-be-a-part-of--KW-Luxury-International.html?nav=20
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Short-term rental concerns continue in Palm Desert

PALM DESERT, Calif. – Nearly 1,300 registered vacation rentals in Palm Desert generate more than a million dollars in tax revenue for the city. Short-term rental concerns continue in Palm Desert was first posted on http://www.kesq.com/news/short-term-rental-concerns-continue-in-palm-desert/590165702
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Travel brands need to adapt to changing Chinese travellers

And around three quarters of post-80s and post-90s would choose to stay in vacation rental accommodation in the next 12 months. But wherever … Travel brands need to adapt to changing Chinese travellers was first posted on https://www.warc.com/NewsAndOpinion/News/Travel_brands_need_to_adapt_to_changing_Chinese_travellers/39006
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