6 HOT TIPS FOR CHOOSING THE PERFECT VACATION RENTAL

Going on a vacation? Need the perfect vacation rental? Want to avoid surprises, disappointment or horror stories? Miss MOXIE has the 411 on how to find exactly what you are looking for! Here are the BEST HOT TIPS for choosing your perfect vacation rental! Make sure you are on a REAL RENTAL WEBSITE! Don’t Get scammed! Use www.vrbo.com, FLIPKEY.com, AIRBNB.com, or HOMEAWAY.com. Avoid CraigsList, where the most scams seem to arise. On these sites you can get details, photos and verifications to prove legitamacy! Use Your Specific SEARCH DATES! To narrow your search, make sure you hunt only for the days or week that you are actually going to need the rental. There is nothing more disappointing than finding the PERFECT rental, only to discover that it is already booked! CHECK REVIEWS! Guests who leave reviews are usually pretty honest – both positively and negatively! Read all the reviews for the last month, both good and bad. Also read reviews...

Earn Extra Cash by Renting out a Room

I know this subject is a bit off topic for Moxie Girl but I wanted to share some information with my readers. My husband and I have a large home with some bedrooms that we don’t use regularly. We decided we wanted to earn extra cash by renting out a room but we weren’t quite sure how to go about doing it. After researching for a while, we ran across the vacation rental website Air BnB. This unique website works two ways: 1) you can sign up and rent out a room in your home or your entire home and 2) you can find a rental for your own vacation travels. Earn Extra Cash by Renting out a Room We have stayed in wonderful homes owned by amazing people whenever we’ve used Air BnB instead of a hotel when we are traveling about. Usually, renting through Air BnB is much less expensive than a hotel and...

A Vacation to Remember—Minus the Cleaning

As the temperatures begin to rise, locals and tourists alike are ready to soak up the Phoenix sunshine, take in some spring training games, and escape cold weather during school breaks. If you have a vacation rental property in the area, this is the time of year when you know you’ll see a steady stream of guests heading through your property. It also means you have an increased need for vacation rental cleaning and other upkeep to maintain your investment and keep guests happy. Schedule Ahead Is your rental property busier during certain months? Do you need a thorough cleaning prior to the first guests’ arrival? When you own a vacation rental property, your reputation is on the line. You want to provide a warm reception to everyone, whether it’s their first time in town or they are regular guests at your getaway home.   Did you know that Moxie Girl’s housecleaning team can prep your...