Q. How many nights can I expect to rent my home?
A. Our homes are occupied between 80 and 140 nights a year.
Q. What determines the number of nights a house rents?
A. Guests like to stay in homes that are well stocked and nicely furnished. Properties with hot tubs rent about 40 nights more a year than similar properties without a hot tub. Guests are always looking for the best value for their money so anything you can do to make your property more desirable or comfortable for the guest will improve your reservation activity.
Q. As an owner, can I use my home whenever I want?
A. Yes, you simply contact Sunset Lodging on our toll free line to reserve your home, or book online in the Property Owner portion of our website.
Q. How much does Sunset charge when they rent my home?
A. Sunset charges 29% of the gross rent collected when we rent your home. You only pay Sunset Lodging when we produce results. Also, if you refer a guest to Sunset Lodging, we will pay you a 10% commission. Please call us for the details on Owner Referrals.
Q. Does Sunset Lodging advertise the vacation rentals?
A. Yes, we advertise aggressively throughout the Northwest and on the Internet.
Q. Does Sunset Lodging have its own cleaning department?
A. Yes, our housekeeping staff is carefully trained to ensure that our high quality standards are maintained.
Q. What is the charge for the cleaning service?
A. The home is cleaned after the guest departs. The charge is determined by the size of the home and ranges between $30 and $125 per clean.
Q. Does Sunset fumish and launder linens?
A. Yes, we have our own supply of linens and on-site laundry facility.
Q. What areas of property management do Sunriver homeowners consider the most important?
A. The following activities comprise the foundation of our management program:
- The cleaning and maintenance of the home
- The number of nights the property is rented
- The quality and number of renters that stay in the home
- Maintaining the security of the property
- The accounting of monthly statements in an accurate and timely manner
- Communication between homeowner and property manager
- Pricing and marketing the rental rate to maximize investment
- The most competitive fees for providing the above services
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