With so many rental opportunities ~ What things make people want to rent your home?
Rental homes are a popular option here in the Orlando Florida area. People want to have their privacy with their own pool and not have to worry about being in a hotel and dealing with others. So what things do people want in their vacation home?
- Location! Location! Location! Did we mention location?
- They want Television sets. They want them not only in the living/family rooms, but every bedroom. DVD players too! And while we are on the subject — Videos to view! If you don’t have videos in the unit, directions of where they can find a place to rent them!
- Games and things to do when the weather is not cooperating with them. Board games, cards, puzzles are great things to have in a rental property. Even better and more desirable, Video Games! Bonus items — pool table, ping pong table, and the like make for very popular rental properties.
- Bikes to ride. If you don’t want to have them, a place that they can rent them and have them dropped off and picked up.
- Pool ~ You have to have a pool! Hot Tub is an additional bonus item that renters want. Homes with these feature rent more frequently than those without.
- Fully equipped kitchen, and a grill to cook outdoors!
- Items for a baby so you don’t have to bring them — crib, highchair, baby gates, playpen, car seat and stroller are some popular items that are nice touch. Toys that are appropriate for a small child are a great touch.
- Great customer service – owners that do a personal touch, flowers or a bottle of wine upon arrival is a nice touch.
- Comfortable bedding! There is nothing worse than sleeping on a terrible bed in sheets that are thread bare and not enough blankets! Lots of towels! Don’t forget beach towels!
- Clean home with little wear and tear
- Great location — yes it is that important!!!!!!!!
- Additional Services — renting a waterfront property? Ability to rent a boat or jet ski’s for your stay. Groceries delivered to the home before your arrival, requested videos at home when you arrive.
If you have any questions regarding owning a rental home, please call the Orlando Avenue Top Team at (407) 467-5155 for more information.