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 […]

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 […]

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 […]