Surge In Vacation Home Interest

Has the Pandemic skeeved you out on hotels? Does work from home sound more like work from anywhere?? We get it. While we have already done a blog post on why a vacation rental property on Sanibel Island or Captiva Island is a profitable investment, did you know that there has been a huge surge in interest in buying a second vacation home? If you’ve been dreaming of buying that cottage on the beach, now […]

10/22/2020 | by Kaitlin | No Comments | Things to know | Vacation Rentals

Vacation Home Or Hotel Stay?

Sitting under a lanai, breaking out the board games. Grilling under a warm night sky, or preparing for a family dinner while the kids frolic in the pool beside you. Can’t you just see it? When you rent a vacation home, you can achieve this kind of vacation experience for a fraction of the cost of a typical hotel stay (that is likely at an even less desirable location!) But in case you needed more […]

08/25/2020 | by Kaitlin | No Comments | Best Kept Secrets | Things to know | Vacation Rentals

The Best Biking on Sanibel Island

Did you know that there are 25 miles of paved bike paths on Sanibel Island? What about one that leads to the cemetery of Sanibel pioneers and settlers? On an Island with no stoplights, we are giving you the green light to the best biking paths on Sanibel.   Middle Gulf Cemetery Pedal down the path toward the Middle Gulf Cemetery, and go back in time. Sanibel’s pioneer cemetery gives you a glimpse into Sanibel’s […]

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Rental Scams-Important tips when Securing your Vacation!

There are many beautiful homes and condos on Sanibel Island, Captiva Island, North Captiva, or wherever you might be searching. Yet at the same time, you also deserve to not have your time wasted by scams, and you deserve to feel and be completely safe during the entire vacation-hunting process.  While there were always things to be conscious about while hunting for a vacation rental, the increased use of online platforms to advertise a home […]

08/24/2020 | by Kaitlin | No Comments | Best Kept Secrets | Things to know | Vacation Rentals

5 Benefits of a Short-term Rental on Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island and Captiva Island are intrinsically transient. Who wouldn’t want to take a week-long trip every year to a tropical Island with no stoplights, bike trails galore, and miles of pristine conserved coastline? If the thought of purchasing a second home on Sanibel Island or Captiva Island as a short term rental is at the forefront of your mind, below are 5 benefits to consider. Welcome to Paradise!  Higher Income Potential Short-term rentals can […]

08/20/2020 | by Kaitlin | No Comments | Best Kept Secrets | Things to know | Vacation Rentals

Rainy Days To-Do on Sanibel Island

As I sit typing this, there is a distinct rumbling coming in from outside. It’s mid-afternoon, but you don’t need a clock to know that. Summer storms on Sanibel Island are predictable and almost timely as if Mother Nature has an important appointment to show up for. While perfect weather is never a guarantee on Sanibel Island, what we CAN guarantee is that just because there may be some rain, doesn’t mean that the day […]

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