It has nothing to do with climate change, but we notice a sea change on Cape Cod this spring – at least in the private home rental market. There are just way too many prime weeks still open at this point in the booking season. We think it’s because there are just way more properties […]
05/19/2017 | | Uncategorized
Shown above: Nauset Beach Area, East Orleans Sleeps 12 Peak Summer Weeks: $8,200 – $8,900 http://www.prettypicky.com/heated-pool-vacation-home-004-o Every year we receive many requests from large groups such as multi-generational families and multiple families seeking a single property where they can all stay together. And where resort-style amenities like a swimming pool keep everyone […]
If you buy it, they will come. Nothing you’ll ever do will bring your family together like owning a select property on Cape Cod. Family members will drive or even fly hours to spend quality time with you — or without you — at your beautiful Cape home. And if you want or need to […]
02/17/2017 | | Uncategorized
If you rent your Cape Cod property for family vacations, there’s nothing more important than having dependable, top notch cleaners doing their thing every turnover day. Professional turnover cleaning is a marvel of skill and efficiency that never ceases to amaze. But it’s not nearly enough. Because there’s a pretty big gap between what cleaners can […]
OK, so you won’t be adding the heated, in-ground pool this year. But just because that’s not in the cards (or budget), what about these won’t-break-the-bank upgrades rental guests tell us over and over they would most appreciate: 1. New Pillows Seriously now, just how old are those pillows at your Cape home? If you […]
First, understand that pets are not a protected class under the Fair Housing Act. You can advertise “Pets Considered,” then decide case by case, yea or nay. You can rent one week to a family with a six-pound, well trained Pomeranian, then just say “No” to the group with the twin Palominos. Totally your call.