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How to travel in an RV? Essentials to know.

As summer arrives, people start planning trips to beautiful places and destinations because this is when people get a break from the busy schedule and get the opportunity to explore the earth.


6 Important Ways to Keep Your Tenants Happy

A rental agreement will never be forever, but, as a landlord, you hope it lasts as long as possible. Indeed, a more permanent tenant works out better for your bottom line.

By Kacey Bradley
January 22, 2020

Tips for Protecting Your Vacation Rentals Furniture From Fading

Investing in a vacation rental is no small expense, and you want to make sure you get your money's worth from the property. There's one big factor working against you, the sun can brighten the space until the furniture starts to fade. 

By Kacey Bradley
January 14, 2020

6 Ways to Make a Vacation Home Energy-Efficient

Your vacation home is an escape from reality, but it can also cause unwanted stress. Namely, you might worry about the extra utility bills and waste your second property creates, whether you're

By Kacey Bradley
January 08, 2020

5 Styles for Making Your Home Look More Expensive

Designing your space is one of the best parts of owning a home. You get to mix and match countless decor pieces and furniture, and there's no limit to the colors you can incorporate.

By Kacey Bradley
January 06, 2020

The Highpointers – Virginia (Part 3 of 3)

Day 3 of our Virginia Highpointers trip. SUMMIT DAY!

By Branndon Bargo
December 23, 2019

The Highpointers – Virginia (Part 2 of 3)

Day 2 of our Virginia Highpointers trip.

By Branndon Bargo
December 18, 2019

Northeast Vacations: The 9 Cutest Towns for Your Trip

Tiny cottages with smoke puffing from their chimneys. Glassy water crashing into rocky coastlines. Fishermen pulling up cages full of fresh lobster. We all have an image of what New England looks like, and most of our daydreams...

By Kacey Bradley
December 18, 2019

The Highpointers – Virginia (Part 1 of 3)

Our most recent adventure was a non-stop 3 -day extravaganza covering the vastness of Virginia- from beaches, history, and southern cooking, to a beautiful hike to the top of Mt. Rogers with a Navy Seal. 

By Branndon Bargo
December 02, 2019

12 Christmas Towns to put you in the Holiday Spirit – FRBO

Christmas is a perfect time of the year to get in touch with family, friends, and relatives. During this time, Americans are all busy planning trips and making the most of the festive holidays.

By JR Johnson
November 30, 2019

5 Cost-Effective Tips for Decorating Your Vacation Rental

You've found the perfect property in your dream location. Now what? Decorating any property can be tough, but a vacation home can be even more challenging.

By Kacey Bradley
November 28, 2019