February is #bookdirect day on VRLBI

Feb 6, 2023

In case you missed it, February 1 was International Book Direct Day!!!! Here at VRLBI, we celebrate #BookDirect Day everyday, but we thought we would take #BookDirect Day a step fart... Read more

Jersey Shore Rentals Already Going Fast For Summer 2023

Sep 22, 2022

Some experts believe it could be even harder next year to book a rental at the Jersey Shore, as demand is already surging, just as fall arrives. NBC New York’s Ted Greenberg repo... Read more

2022 Summer Rental Season - almost SOLD OUT!

Mar 20, 2022

Demand for Jersey Shore Rentals is Strong, and Prices Are Climbing Experts are saying there is a shortage of available rental properties and demand again this year is strong and ea... Read more

Jersey Shore Rental Market Heats Up

Jul 28, 2021

If you are looking for a place to rent at the Jersey Shore, you could be out of luck over the next few weeks. If you are looking for a place to rent at the Jersey Shore, you could be o... Read more

Jersey Shore Town Bans Outdoor Rental Signs in Effort to Spruce Up Appearance

Jul 27, 2021

March 4, 2021 - In an effort to improve the appearance of its town, Long Beach Township approved a ban on outdoor rental yard signs. But some believe the ban will drive away customers ... Read more

No more "Shore Tax" on Direct Bookings

Aug 10, 2019

GOVERNOR MURPHY SIGNS LEGISLATION EASING TAXATION ON SHORE RENTALS - TRENTON – Governor Phil Murphy yesterday signed legislation (A4814) amending the transient accommodations law enact... Read more

VRLBI – NOT Subject to collecting New Tax!

Sep 26, 2018

Good News! Because NO payments are exchanged on VRLBI’s website between owner and guest, VRLBI is NOT required to collect and remit the Sales Tax, the State Occupancy Fee, or any other... Read more

HomeAway 25% Rate increase effective January 12, 2018!

Dec 20, 2017

Despite some opposition, HomeAway will level a big fee hike next month for property owners who opt to make flat subscription payment instead of opting to shell out a commission when a va... Read more


Jul 20, 2017

Ship Bottom, NJ, (July 20, 2017) – Long Beach Island is one of the most visited regions at the New Jersey Shore each summer. In addition to the generation of families who return year... Read more

Homeaway/VRBO to block ALL contact info until booked!

Jun 21, 2017

We had said this day would come and by the looks of the press release published yesterday by Homeaway’s Tina Weyand, that day will be by the end of this month! What does this mean? W... Read more

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