Owner Direct compared to Property Managers
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Owner Direct compared to Property Managers

How is Owner Direct different? Owners sometimes ask us what the difference is between Owner Direct Vacation Rentals and a property manager (or central reservations or a resort association). OwnerDirect works with many property managers as well as individual owners to market their vacation homes directly to guests. The explanations below list the benefits of…

Scams – Do not get caught!

Scams – Do not get caught!

Watch for these scams! Internet fraud The Internet continues to be the hottest medium for almost every scam. It provides opportunities for legitimate businesses and consumers, but it also hosts fraud artists running investment scams, fake business opportunities and fraudulent auctions, among others.The Internet has spawned online scams and jargon to describe them as well:…

Vacation rental fraud
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Vacation rental fraud

Unfortunately, vacation rental fraud does happen. Be careful when it comes to checks and money orders and consider the following: It appears that various counterfeit cashiers check and money order scams are ¬†finding their way to¬†vacation rental websites. We feel that all vacation rental home owners should be aware of this scam to ensure that…

Owner Direct is different …

Owner Direct is different …

The big difference: Owner Direct is not a web directory If you are interested in travelling and start researching vacation rentals (because you understand the advantages over hotels!), you may find many websites out there that are very different from Owner Direct. Most sites offering services for vacation rentals are actually “self serve” web directories….