Virginia couple living in Florida recounts Hurricane Ian destruction: ‘Surreal’

Virginia couple living in Florida recounts Hurricane Ian destruction: 'Surreal'

RICHMOND, Va. — Nearly six years ago, Savannah Hughes and Dylan Southall picked up everything and moved from Virginia to Cape Coral, Florida. After Hurricane Ian, what’s left of the life they created there is destroyed. “I don’t think we realized how rough it was going to be,” Hughes said. “I didn’t have the thought … Read more

Enjoy Fall at your new waterfront cottage in Starved Rock Country – Shaw Local

Enjoy Fall at your new waterfront cottage in Starved Rock Country – Shaw Local

If you’ve always dreamed of owning a vacation home on the water now is the perfect time at Heritage Harbor Resort in Ottawa where three vacation cottages, centered around a 182-slip marina and offering views of the Illinois River, are ready for move- in at Navvy Town, the community’s newest neighborhood. “Buyers looking for an … Read more

WorkBnB CEO Finds Solutions To Provide Companies With Long-Term Rental Homes For Employee Travel

WorkBnB CEO Finds Solutions To Provide Companies With Long-Term Rental Homes For Employee Travel

Vacation rental companies have been a leading outlet for providing short-term stays for guests, but a new approach is addressing long-term accommodations. WorkBnB, a Black-led travel startup based in Reno, Nevada, is on a mission to accelerate the proliferation of workforce rental homes to improve the lives of millions who travel for work in the … Read more

Many voice opinions about vacation rentals

The topic of short-term (vacation) rentals (STRs) is a big one in Mariposa County with many different opinions. The Mariposa County Board of Supervisors, in a meeting Tuesday morning, concluded they would review an interim urgency ordinance, later leading to a moratorium placed on accepting applications for new rentals. Mariposa County Housing Development Specialist Ben … Read more

Olson Kundig Reimagines a Remote Mountain Retreat as a Modern Campsite – Robb Report

Olson Kundig Reimagines a Remote Mountain Retreat as a Modern Campsite – Robb Report

There’s glamping, and then there’s turning your home into an actual campsite. And an ultra-contemporary one, at that. For this rural vacation retreat in Winthrop, Wash., the architects at Olson Kundig looked to the state’s incredibly scenic Methow Valley for inspiration. The clients, a family of self-proclaimed adventurists, requested a holiday home that could withstand … Read more

This new approach to buying vacation rentals is exploding in popularity

This new approach to buying vacation rentals is exploding in popularity

Estimated read time: 4-5 minutes As the weather is beginning to cool, you’re probably considering your next warm climate getaway to sunny Southern Utah. Many Utahns make frequent trips to the St. George area but are increasingly weary of paying expensive nightly rental prices every time you take the family down. No doubt you’ve thought … Read more