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Spring Preps of Vacation Rentals

Read how Arizona Vacation Home Rentals and other companies get their vacation rental properties ready for spring: A Vacation Rental Deep Cleaning Checklist for the Spring     Save money and support local business by booking directly through Arizona Vacation Home Rentals Phone/Text: 480.626.4072

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A Glossary of Vacation Rental Terms

Don’t let the jargon overwhelm you! Use our glossary to support your understanding of short term rentals (STR). Questions or clarification are welcome 24/7 at Arizona Vacation Home Rentals, a full service property management company that serves the greater Phoenix area and mountains to the north.     Amenities – property specific features or services available to guests such as walking trails, swimming pool, hot tub or club membership   Amenity...

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Frequently Asked Owner Questions

    Why choose Arizona Vacation Home Rentals (AVHR)?   We are a local, in-person contact. You are NOT routed to a call center in Austin or another country. We are available to take care of your home and guests, 24/7 365 days a year.  Customer service is our Number 1 priority. We make you the most money possible. Our housekeeping and maintenance exceed the industry standard. Just look at...

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Top Ten Reasons for Choosing a Local Property Management Company

  1. The vacation rental market is a local business and is best run by a local team, not managed by calling a distant location such as Austin or another country.  Arizona Vacation Home Rentals (AVHR) is available 365 days to talk, text or email with owners and guests.   2. Teams of local people who live in the area have detailed knowledge of communities that are safe and HOAs that...

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Make Money Renting Your Home

If you rent vacation homes you have possibly wondered about the advantages to owning one or even several. You can easily transition from renter to owner and there are many convincing reasons for doing this. There’s also important information to know in advance of making the decision to convert your property or invest in a second home for this purpose.     Why It’s a Good Idea Possibly the number...

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Creating the Ideal Short Term Rental Space

Today’s traveler expects vacation rental properties to have all the conveniences of home. Many travelers are looking for the ultimate escape and seek homes with resort amenities or features above and beyond their own living accommodations. Homes stocked with quality items make guests feel pampered and contribute to a better overall experience. No surprise that great experiences lead to better reviews and yield more bookings. Amenities and the guest experience...

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We Upgraded Our Security

Our guests’ safety and security is our number one priority. We also want our owners to feel comfortable with how we safeguard their investments and protect guests. While most short term renters treat our homes as they do their own, there is the occasional guest who violates our NO party, event or large group policy. A party can be devastating: neighbors are annoyed, the police are called and HOAs impose...

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Bobcats in Our Backyards

  Yes, we have bobcats in the greater Phoenix area. In fact, bobcats are common throughout Arizona and found in all contiguous states in the USA with possibly one or two exceptions.  In Arizona, and specifically the Sonoran Desert, they especially thrive in forested mountains, rocky canyons and dense brush areas. Sometimes referred to as wildcats, the development and occupation of their natural habitat has forced bobcats to adapt to...

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Why the Short Term Rental Industry is Good for Communities

Across the United States, local and state governments are exploring ways to micromanage the short term rental (STR) industry. The controls they seek come in the form of additional fees and taxes for STR properties, limiting the number of STRs in a given area or banning STRs altogether. Home Owner Associations (HOA) are also expressing their opinion of STRs by including covenants that prohibit STRs and harassing guests who stay...

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Home Sweet Home:  How Vacation Rental Homes Outperform Hotels

A recent and popular trend with business travelers as well as families on the go is to stay in a vacation rental home instead of a hotel. If you haven’t explored renting a home in place of reserving a hotel room, keep reading…   Four Advantages to Vacation Rental Homes   1. Space and Well-being It’s about space (lots more) and convenience: You can spread out and make yourself at...

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