5 Fall Recipes to Try this Season

Autumn in southeastern North Carolina brings with it a variety of seasonal tastes and inventive concoctions to bring to the dinner table or holiday get-together. Here at Intracoastal’s Long-term Rental offices, we’ve experienced quite a few local favorites of the fall season, and we can’t wait to share them with you! So go ahead and […]

Should You Rent to Eventually Own Your Home?

When it’s time to find a new long-term rental home, what do you look for first? Perhaps the location is ideal, or the layout is superb and so much nicer than your previous home. Whatever draws you in, it’s probably safe to assume that it’s what encourages you to renew your lease at the end […]

Long-term vs. Short-term Renting

When you own more than one home, and find that it gets harder and harder to spend time at multiple locations and really enjoy each property to the fullest, you might start looking into your options. But if you’ve already broached the subject of renting one of your houses, then there are still decisions to […]

Subletting in the Summer: A Guide for Renters and Homeowners

Summertime brings on a lot of change; sometimes, this means moving to a new home or renting yours out to someone else for the season for any number of reasons. Maybe you’re a student who wants to hold your rental over the season while you’re away. Or, maybe you’re a homeowner and you want a […]

How to Make the Most of a Second Home

Everyone needs a getaway, a personal paradise. For many homeowners, this is often a second home located in a vacation town, perfect for stealing away for a long weekend before jumping back into the fray. But what if you can’t visit your home as often as you would like? It doesn’t do you any good […]

Renting Your Home: 5 Potential Headaches and How to Alleviate Them

Being a homeowner is already a weighty responsibility; owning and maintaining a second home while working with a tenant is another challenge entirely. While our property managers here at Intracoastal Long-term Rentals are adept at solving problems and acting as a general liaison between you and your tenants, some issues are inevitable. We’ve put together […]

5 Comfort-Inducing Products for Your Home

Whether you want to make a rental house your own or increase the appeal in order to entice a new tenant, the end of winter and the onset of springtime is the perfect opportunity to spruce up the place! We’ve included a short list of items you might be interested in to transform your coastal […]

Criteria to Consider When Renting Out Your Home

You’ve weighed the costs and benefits, talked to a trusted property management service, and finally decided to list your house as a long-term rental home. Congratulations! But now what? Once you begin prepping your house to be listed, you’ll want to think about the type of renters you’ll welcome into your space. Are you going […]

Benefits to Renting Out Your Home

Whether it’s a new job, school, or simply time for a change of pace, relocation can occur often enough that you might not stop to think of an alternative to selling your former home. If you aren’t quite ready to lose your foothold in a familiar place, though, there is a way that you can […]

Feast Like the Locals this Thanksgiving

When we think of Thanksgiving dinner, the traditional items typically jump right to the forefront of our minds: turkey, stuffing, cranberries, pecan pie. But instead of sticking to the cookie-cutter basics, we’ve got some regional cuisine to spice up the menu and make this holiday season one to remember. Oysters are in season Did you […]