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HomeAway Reveals Best Time to Buy a Vacation Rental

August 8, 2018

HomeAway® has determined that the best time to buy a vacation rental to maximize the home’s annual earning potential is in August, according to a new poll of owners in the company’s annual Vacation Rental Marketplace Report coming out next month, and data from Quicken Loans, the nation's largest mortgage lender.

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Millennials’ Latest Guilty Pleasures Are Trips Inspired by Reality TV Shows

August 6, 2018

Millennials are finding travel inspirations from their favorite reality TV stars and shows, according to a new study commissioned by HomeAway, the site for renting beach houses, cabins, condos and more worldwide. The Ipsos poll found that 73 percent of millennials yearn to travel to hot destinations such as The Hamptons, Miami and Beverly Hills, where the drama and debauchery of their favorite reality TV shows unfold.   

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HomeAway in Quest to Give $100,000 to Help an Earthling Build Their Vacation Home on Mars

August 1, 2018

Space lovers dreaming of owning a lakeside vacation home can add Mars to the list. Just last week NASA reported on the first-ever sighting of a lake on the Red Planet, rocketing this far-flung real estate fantasy closer to reality. It all inspired HomeAway®— the site travelers use to book beach houses, cabins, condos and more — to help one intrepid earthling build their very own Martian vacation home.

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‘Girls Trip’ Popularity Creates Unique Opportunity for Vacation Rentals During Essence Festival

June 28, 2018

The popularity of the movie “Girls Trip” has made Essence Festival this year’s hot ticket for travelers coming to New Orleans. HomeAway®, the site for renting vacation homes, cabins and condos, reports that demand for Essence Festival has increased significantly since 2017.

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Avocado toast or weekend away? Millennials who vacation say they’d give up brunch for a month to travel with friends

June 28, 2018

Millennials would trade brunch for travel, according to a new study commissioned by HomeAway® a site for renting beach houses, cabins, condos and more worldwide. The Ipsos poll found that 93 percent of millennials value trips with friends over bottomless mimosas and avocado toast.


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