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. Experts are saying there is a shortage of available rental properties due ... 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

HomeAway Service Fee Update

Apr 12, 2017

HomeAway Service Fee Update The latest update from From VRM Intel regarding HomeAway's "dynamic" service fee testing. Homeowners and managers are reporting that HomeAway has be... Read more

BREAKING NEWS ! HomeAway/VRBO now requiring “online booking” for subscription renewals!

Mar 29, 2017

The writing has been on the wall for a while and the rumors of Expedia making a major change to HomeAway/VRBO by the end of Q1 2017 has happened! Following a move earlier this month by T... Read more

And the bumpy road continues…

Feb 19, 2017

Here we are on the one year anniversary of the roll out of “Service Fees” by Expedia on their VRBO/HomeAway /VacationRentals websites and how do they celebrate? By raising the servic... Read more

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