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Vacation Homes

Bernie Sanders Adds Another Vermont Home To His Real Estate Portfolio

Trulia | Posted 08.15.2016 | HuffPost Home

Get ready for a relaxing Weekend at Bernie's! Now that he officially won't be moving into the White House, Bernie Sanders has decided to go all out an...

Discovering Prince Edward Island and Buying a House at the End of the World

Holly Robinson | Posted 10.02.2016 | Travel
Holly Robinson

A few years after first discovering Prince Edward Island as a single mom with two young children, I invited my second husband, Dan, to see the island for the first time. I was beyond nervous. What if Dan saw this island and shrugged his shoulders?

Tour the Obamas' Martha's Vineyard Vacation Home

Architectural Digest | Posted 08.11.2016 | HuffPost Home
Architectural Digest

By Leslie Anne Wiggins for Architectural Digest. (photos: courtesy of Wallace & Co.) STATS: 6 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, 2 Half-Baths, 6,967 Sq. Ft., $22.5...

Pee for Your Food Stamps! (So Why Stop There?)

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.23.2016 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Some states make the needy jump through hoops. For their own good, of course...

The Dollars And Sense Of Buying A Vacation Home

Next Avenue | Craig Venezia | Posted 03.09.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Craig Venezia With Old Man Winter on a rampage this year, it’s no wonder Tad Reeve, 56, and his wife Maria, 47, ...

5 Awesome Waterfront Homes

Redfin | Posted 11.08.2014 | HuffPost Home

Redfin recently released a list of the 10 Best Cities for Boaters, focusing on major metropolitan areas with the most waterfront property for sale, the longest boating seasons, the most boat vendors and the largest boating communities.

Top 5 Tips to Consider Before Buying a Vacation Home

Andrew Lieb | Posted 10.28.2014 | HuffPost Home
Andrew Lieb

Affordability You should condition yourself to the added expense of paying for an increase in your lifestyle. Think about what you can afford in term...

Renting Out Your Vacation Home -- What Are The Tax Rules?

Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP | Posted 10.06.2014 | Money
Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, CFP

A vacation home can provide you and your family with precious R & R, and it can also be a source of income in the right circumstances. But unfortunately the tax rules for renting out your home can be mind-numbingly complex, depending your intentions and circumstances.

Guys, We Found Spongebob's House

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.07.2014 | Travel

Friends, we have found the home of Spongebob Squarepants. Okay, fine. Not really. But this pineapple-adorned home is definitely reminiscent of the...

How to Negotiate For Your Next Family Vacation Rental

Tom Gilmore | Posted 04.21.2014 | Travel
Tom Gilmore

As a father of two boys, we often travel during their school vacations, and I wanted to share my insight as someone who has worked in the travel industry for more than 10 years on the best ways to negotiate the price of your next vacation home.

LOOK: Amazing Homes Where Winter Is No Big Deal

Posted 02.14.2014 | HuffPost Home

As adorable as this is: AP Photo/Charles Dharapak This looks a whole lot more appealing right about now: Are you sick and tired of the co...

First Time Renting a Vacation Home? 5 Things You Should Know

Tom Gilmore | Posted 02.19.2014 | Travel
Tom Gilmore

Should you bring sheets? Do you need kitchen utensils and gadgets to cook family meals? You've heard stories of people getting scammed, so how do you make sure a property is "as advertised"?

10 Best Places to Buy a Vacation Home

Tom Gilmore | Posted 11.17.2013 | Travel
Tom Gilmore

With the summer months behind us, many of us hold on to more permanent dreams of paradise by considering the purchase of a vacation home. Here are the top 10 places to buy a vacation home based upon the most inquired rental destinations at our website.

The 4 Keys To Buying A Vacation Home

Posted 07.25.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Jodi Helmer The second-home market is getting nutty, so follow these tips before making an offer Diane Daniel, 55...

PHOTOS: Inside The Most Extravagant Beach House Ever

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 07.12.2013 | HuffPost Home

Did we really expect anything else from designer Miles Redd?

Vacation Home Purchase vs. Timeshare Ownership

Tom Gilmore | Posted 09.08.2013 | Travel
Tom Gilmore

As consumers look to purchase a piece of paradise, how do they decide between an investment in full-time or part-time ownership -- and why might the popularity of timeshares be waning?

PHOTOS: 8 Beach Homes That Don't Come Close To Making Us Seasick

The Huffington Post | Shana Ecker | Posted 07.01.2013 | HuffPost Home

You can copy these looks even if you're nowhere near the coast.

5 Affordable Cities For Vacation Home Rentals

Posted 06.18.2013 | Fifty

Florida -- with its warm temperatures, amusement parks, no income taxes and active post 50 population -- has been synonymous with retirees and family ...

PHOTOS: The Most Popular Vacation Home Destination Is...

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 06.14.2013 | HuffPost Home

You would think that those who are lucky enough to be able to shop for vacation homes, would want to buy one somewhere exotic. But according to Trulia...

PHOTOS: 10 Over-The-Top Beach Houses

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 06.03.2013 | HuffPost Home

Before you look, you might want to apply some SPF.

A Dream Home In The South Of France

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 05.29.2013 | HuffPost Home

This is probably what paradise looks like.

19 Celebrity Vacation Homes That Will Blow Your Mind

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 05.28.2013 | Celebrity

So Memorial Day weekend is here and summer's unofficial kick-off has begun. So, what are your favorite stars doing to ring in the new season? Probably...

PHOTOS: Castles For Rent

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.02.2013 | Travel

If a man's home is his castle, what does that make a rented vacation home? That can also be a castle. Literally. The hip new trend in travel is a d...

PHOTOS: World's Coolest Rental Homes

Travel + Leisure | Posted 12.19.2012 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Renting a house has become increasingly easy -- and popular -- in the past few years. And there are some very cool rental homes out there. It's enough to make a five-star hotel jealous.

What It's Really Like To Book On Airbnb | Posted 07.06.2012 | Travel

It's billed as a "cozy and exceptional pool cabana" with a queen bed, "amazing 5-headed shower" and a "genuinely special location where connections de...