Vacation Home Trends

Where to Buy a Second Home with the Best Fall Foliage

By Mary Cate Long | November 6, 2020 | Comments Off on Where to Buy a Second Home with the Best Fall Foliage

There is little that strikes more immediate joy into the heart than the burst of colorful leaves in autumn. Or is that just me? My pandemic-prompted rediscovery of the “casual walk” plus my desire to see every orange, gold and red-leafed tree in the city has me walking endless circles around my neighborhood taking pictures […]

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Try Before You Buy? With High-End Vacation Homes, It’s A Thing

By Amy Puchaty | September 14, 2018 | Comments Off on Try Before You Buy? With High-End Vacation Homes, It’s A Thing

Trend alert: now more than ever, high-end developments are offering exclusive getaways and glamping retreats to qualified luxury home buyers. If you’re in the market for a vacation home or place to retire, there’s no better way to experience the lifestyle than with try before you buy. Not sure where to start? No problem! We’ve […]

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Confessions of a Second Home Landlord: Getting Stuck-In

By Jon Anderson | May 30, 2018 | 2 Comments

If you’re just joining us, in part one I explored the thought process second home buyers should go through before making a purchase. Essentially, location matters for multiple reasons, and along with condition of the property, will drive what you can charge for rent. Here in part two, I’ll fill you in on what it […]

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Confessions of a Second Home Landlord: Getting Started

By Jon Anderson | May 29, 2018 | 1 Comment

One thing many one-home homeowners have in common is a desire to have another one. I think it’s like the “how hard could one more be” ethos of parents. I don’t have kids, but I have owned a second home for nearly 20 years and there are things to consider and stories to tell. Picking […]

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Four of the Best Small Towns in the U.S. Happen To Be in Colorado

By Amy Puchaty | August 30, 2017 | Comments Off on Four of the Best Small Towns in the U.S. Happen To Be in Colorado

Four Colorado destinations rank among the top 15 best small towns in the America, according to the latest U.S News and World Report. With our favorite Colorado vacation hubs topping the list, we couldn’t help but take a closer look at what keeps these resort towns booming.

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Win a Fairytale Vacation From HomeAway to Celebrate Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

By heatherhunter | February 10, 2017 | Comments Off on Win a Fairytale Vacation From HomeAway to Celebrate Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

If the trailer for Disney’s new live action “Beauty and the Beast” gave you the fairytale goosebumps, you’re going to love this. Between now and March 31, you can enter to win a magical stay at castle in Scotland, courtesy of HomeAway.

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