Recent Articles by Heather Bayer

7 takeaways from the NAR Vacation Home and Investment Property Report

7 takeaways from the NAR Vacation Home and Investment Property Report

With the release of the annual report into vacation home and investment property activity comes confirmation that the second-home market is booming while the rate of investment property purchase is declining. The report touches on many areas that sho...
By Heather Bayer | Wednesday, May 6, 2015
3 tips for navigating the expanding short-term rental real estate niche

3 tips for navigating the expanding short-term rental real estate niche

There is a movement across America in city governance, municipalities, townships, homeowners associations, condo associations — in fact, anywhere that can impose legislation and regulation — and it's growing. This expansion impacts second-home bu...
By Heather Bayer | Friday, March 6, 2015
Shift your mindset when selling to vacation rental buyers

Shift your mindset when selling to vacation rental buyers

The vacation rental market is in a period of massive growth. More vacation homes are being purchased; more owners are planning on renting; and more tourists are finding that this new mode of accommodation fits their needs better than a hotel or resor...
By Heather Bayer | Tuesday, February 17, 2015