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New Rentals in Pensacola, Perdido Key and Mobile!

Have you heard the news? We have added our sister company's long term rentals in Pensacola, Perdido Key, Fairhope and Mobile to our site here at SouthernResidentialLeasing.com. As part of an initiative to bring our companies together and provide our tenants and owners with the best possible service around we have rebranded our Gulf Coast property management operations in the west under the Southern name. With this, Pointe South Vacation Rentals,... Read More

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Tags: Alabama, Go Southern, Gulf Coast, Northwest FLorida, Rentals

Northwest Florida Trick-Or-Treat Times

Are you ready for a spook-tacular time this weekend? Better yet, are you excited to see all the ghouls, goblins and Queen Elsa costumes running to the door of your Northwest Florida long term rental on Friday night? Well, make sure that the candy is stocked and the porch light is on because those trick-or-treaters will undoubtedly be on their way when the time comes. Speaking of time, your doorbell will ring depending on the location of your hom... Read More

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Tags: Events, Halloween, Northwest FLorida

Zillow Acquires Trulia: What this means for the Rental Market

Zillow recently acquired Trulia in a $3.5 billion stock deal that is set to close early next year. While the final details are still to be worked out, essentially this merger will allow Zillow to further dominate the online real estate market. If you think about it, this unification makes sense. Scale is important in the multi-family industry, so the more viewers on one go-to source means more money in advertising dollars. The question remains, ... Read More

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Tags: Long term rentals, Northwest FLorida, Trulia, Zillow

Your Rental Budget

Are you in the market to find a rental in Destin, South Walton or the surrounding Gulf Coast areas? While finding the perfect place can be a challenge in itself, affordability is an entirely other feat. In general, experts tend to say no more than 30% of your gross monthly income should be allocated towards housing. The question is, does this rule of thumb apply to renters? It can depend on a variety of things from your salary to your location a... Read More

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Tags: Budget, Northwest FLorida, Rentals, Tips

Get Your Lawn Ready for Summer!

With the heat and humidity of summer right around the corner, now is a great time to make sure everything in your Northwest Florida rental home is running smoothly. That is right, it is time for those annual summer chores. Before you hit the beach do a quick survey of your property, inside and out. While the weather is gorgeous, the heat can take a toll on your home. With day temperatures close to 90 degrees, the last thing that anyone wants to... Read More

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Tags: Lawn, Northwest FLorida, property managers, Rentals, Tips

Your Year Round Yard Guide

After a winter full of freezes and ice storm on the Gulf Coast, we find ourselves heading into the warmer seasons and sunnier days. That being said, how does our lawn accustom itself to these changing tides? Not to worry, a four-season guide to the perfect lawn does exist! Spring is the season to wake your lawn up. In order to do so, you must start from the ground up, literally. This includes testing the soil. For the greenest growing grass soil... Read More

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Tags: Northwest FLorida, property maintenance, Tips

Your HOA Board

While there are often some negative feelings towards the board members who govern your neighborhood, the truth is, you share a mutually exclusive goal. That is, the desire to protect your home and further your investment. Before getting angry about some “outrageous rules,” like no overnight street parking, keep in mind all that your board members do. As elected, their objective is to maintain the value of your community. As an owner in an H... Read More

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Tags: Northwest FLorida, Property Management, Residential Leasing

Hidden Home Expenses

While you shop for a place to call home, more often than not, the rental price is the foremost defining factor in whether or not the space will work. However, what happens when you budget for the obviously listed rental price, but forget to factor in the hidden costs of leasing a home? Utilities are hidden expenses. You know you need to plan for them, but they are not always at the top of your priority list. Before you sign a lease and find your... Read More

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Tags: Northwest FLorida, Rental Tips

Heaven in South Haven

Looking for that seamless beach rental home to spend the year in? You are in luck! This charming townhome in the heart of Santa Rosa Beach is now available for a long-term lease. Offering three bedrooms and two and half baths, this picture-perfect home is just minutes away from the area’s most gorgeous beaches, finest dining and shopping. Spend your days at ease in the charming subdivision of South Haven. Pull into your one car garage and sta... Read More

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Tags: listing, Northwest FLorida, rental homes

Investing in Your Home

It is that time of year again. The time where we find ourselves incessantly checking our mailboxes awaiting perhaps one of the greatest deliveries we will receive all year. That is right, our tax refunds. Why wait though? It is never too early to start thinking about the BEST ways to use that money, say on your northwest Florida rental home… Your home is likely one of your most substantial assets. Does it not make sense to take care of it? Kee... Read More

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Tags: Northwest FLorida, Owner Tips