Press&Media

frontdoor.com

frontdoor.com, April 10, 2014

7 Luxurious Vacation Homes in Florida

"Dreaming of a spring getaway? These coastal vacation homes in the Sunshine State are calling your name. Whether you're looking for a vacation home on a white sand beach or an urban getaway on the bay, each of these homes has one important thing in common: they're on the water."

people.com

people.com, April 7, 2014

Giveaway: A Gift Certificate from Vacation Home Rentals (a $1,000 Value!)

"Ready to start planning your summer getaway? VacationHomeRentals.com would like to give you a jump start."

skift.com

realtormag.realtor.org, March 19, 2014

Vacation Home Tip Sheet

"Buyers need to remove emotion from their purchase choice and pick what appeals to the widest target market rather than what they want for themselves, says Heather Bayer, a blogger with Vacationhomerentals.com."

torontosun.com

torontosun.com, March 18, 2014

Top U.S. vacation homes for your next 'mancation'

"Planning your own "mancation"? From Hawaii to Arizona, here's the top 10 U.S. vacation homes for your next guys getaway, suggested by the experts at VacationHomeRentals.com."

bostinno.com

bostinno.streetwise.co, March 07, 2014

Escape the Cold and Hop on These Vacation Home Rental Deals

"Boston-based online family-to-family vacation marketplace, VacationHomeRentals.com, is one of the best ways to rent a place somewhere warm for a fraction of what it would cost you to stay in a hotel. "

budgettravel.com

budgettravel.com, February 26, 2014

Escape The Cold With These Warm-Weather Travel Deals

"You can save big on stays in warm-weather cities around the country thanks to VacationHomeRentals.com. Current deals include a four-bedroom townhouse located just six miles from Walt Disney World in Kissimmee, Fla., from $59 a night, a two-bedroom home with a pool in La Jolla, Calif., from $98 a night, and $405 for a week in a Myrtle Beach."

huffingtonpost.com

huffingtonpost.com, February 19, 2014

How to Negotiate For Your Next Family Vacation Rental

"Not only do websites like VacationHomeRentals.com represent significant savings (and extra space!) as compared with hotel rooms, you can score some even better deals if you plan accordingly."

foxbusiness.com

foxbusiness.com, January 22, 2014

How to Prepare Your Rental Home for Winter

"'Vacation owners or anybody who owns a second home has to give some thought to what might happen in the event of severe weather,' says Heather Bayer of VacationHomeRentals.com."

nj.com

nj.com, January 19, 2014

Super Bowl offers super opportunity for some N.J. home owners

"'I haven't seen quite the spike (in home rental listings) we saw in other years,' said Tom Gilmore, chief executive for VacationHomeRentals.com. Gilmore said the Super Bowl is a big event, but it doesn't overshadow the interest the metropolitan area normally draws."

metro.us

metro.us, December 24, 2014

$35 post-holiday vacation rentals

"VacationHomeRentals.com reports that their users saves vacationers an average of 15 – 50 percent by renting a vacation home. Some of the destinations you can get a sweet deal on VacationHomeRentals.com are Las Vegas, Myrtle Beach, New York City, New Orleans and Galveston, Texas."

huffingtonpost.com

huffingtonpost.com, December 23, 2013

Fun Facts About Santa's Annual Sleigh Ride

"How does the rest of Santa's travel experiences compare to us common folk? Well, VacationHomeRentals.com did a little research to show us what traveling like Santa is really like. Check out their nifty infographic below for more fun facts!"

forbes.com

forbes.com, December 14, 2013

The 20 Most Expensive Seasonal Rentals For Christmas And New Year's

"The most popular days to rent during the holidays are December 22nd to January 2nd, according to VacationHomeRentals.com."

bestinbizawards.com

bestinbizawards.com, November 20, 2013

VacationHomeRentals.com Wins Bronze in Best in Biz Awards 2013

"VacationHomeRentals.com, the family-to-family vacation home rental marketplace, has been named a bronze winner in Company of the Year - Small category in Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts. "

mainstreet.com

mainstreet.com, November 18, 2013

5 Sites for Cheap Holiday Travel

"Our website connects families looking to rent vacation homes directly with homeowners – no mark-ups or middleman involved."

parade.com

parade.com, October 30, 2013

America's Most Famous Haunted Houses—Plus, Spooky Decor Ideas

Can't get enough Halloween? Well, you might want to try on a spookier life for a few nights by renting one of America's most famous haunted houses. VacationHomeRentals.com, the leading vacation home rental website, composed a frightening list of the Top 5 Haunted Houses in America.

usatoday.com

usatoday.com, October 23, 2013

Over-the-top vacation rentals for your fantasy trip

Vacationhomerentals.com combed their listings for the most expensive properties in top vacation destinations. Options range from a luxurious oceanfront estate in Kailua, Hawaii for a mere $34,900 a week, to a waterfront villa in Miami Beach for $20,000.

chicagotribune.com

chicagotribune.com, August 15, 2013

Top cities for sports lovers

In a recent survey conducted by VacationHomeRentals.com, vacationers were asked to rank the top 10 must-see sports cities for families to visit. These were the results.

marketwatch.com

marketwatch.com, August 8, 2013

Best places in U.S. to buy a vacation home

These are the top 10 best places to buy a vacation home, based on the most popular rental destinations at VacationHomeRentals.com in the month of June.

ibtimes.com

ibtimes.com, July 12, 2013

10 Places In America To Take Your Kids Before They Turn 18

Tom Gilmore, CEO of VacationHomeRentals.com, said traveling not only brings everybody together but also helps kids learn and it expands their horizons. "But it's really about the memories. I look back at photo albums and 70 percent of the photos are from family vacations. These memories will last a lifetime."

about.com

about.com, July 20, 2013

Mancation Villas in Las Vegas

"As with any location, the primary advantage to staying in a vacation rental over a hotel is money saved and space gained," say Tom Gilmore, CEO of VacationHomeRentals.com. "The money saved on the accommodations lends itself to more bets at the casino, and the additional space provides the venue to share laughs and tears over the outcomes of those bets."

mainstreet.com

mainstreet.com, June 21, 2013

The Definitive Guide to Saving on Summer Travel

"Love to travel but hate to spend money? These tips can save money all year round on every stage of your trip, whether you're traveling overseas or staying closer to home."

huffingtonpost.com

huffingtonpost.com, June 16, 2013

Vacation Home Rentals That Are Affordable, Family Friendly And Not In Florida

"Since most retirees have to be cautious of their budget, many are opting to rent a vacation home to forgo the high costs of hotels and amenities," said Tom Gilmore, CEO of VacationHomeRentals.com, a website connecting would-be vacationers with home owners looking to rent out their homes.

ehow.com

ehow.com, June 11, 2013

Frugal Traveler: Find Awesome Accommodations For Less

"Renting a property can be cost effective - but it also requires a lot more background research than staying at a hotel."

clickorlando.com

clickorlando.com, June 04, 2013

Vacation Rental Guide: How to rent right

Renting a vacation home for a week can be a great alternative to a hotel. You're likely to get more room for less money, but you're also likely to get scammed if you don't do your homework.

edmunds.com

edmunds.com, May 14, 2013

How To Survive a Road Trip With Kids

"Plot out some fun. There is nothing that turns a frown upside-down more than a surprise, says Tom Gilmore, CEO and founder of VacationHomeRentals.com. "Planning stops at fun locations, like candy stores or an amusement park, will keep your kids excited for what's to come and [hopefully] stop them from asking 'Are we there yet?'""

boston.com

boston.com, March 12, 2013

Summer vacation rentals spur scams

A few tips from Tom Gilmore, chief executive and founder of Newburyport-based VacationHomeRentals.com to watch out for scams

sheknows.com

sheknows.com, March 01, 2013

6 Unique family spring break destinations on a budget

If you’re looking to save on resort fees and stretch your travel budget by cooking your own meals, consider renting a home from a local property owner using a service like Vacation Home Rental.

about.com

about.com, February 19, 2013

Family Vacation Rentals at Walt Disney World

"Hanging out with my seven and five year old in 300 square feet is not as much fun as hanging out in a place with a common area and a private pool," says Tom Gilmore, founder and CEO of VacationHomeRentals.com.

canada.com

canada.com, January 22, 2013

Travel Chat: March Break Deals

VacationHomeRentals.com's CEO Tom Gilmore joins Brian Simpson of Travelocity.ca and Michael Duchesne of Travelzoo.ca in a discussion about finding the perfect vacation location for your family