Archive for August, 2011


August 23, 2011

In current economic times families are seeking out and finding better value for their vacation dollars by staying in vacation rental units and forgoing traditional hotel accommodations.
Over the course of the last several years the travel industry has seen a steep decline in volume caused by the economic downturn and continuing uncertainty in the US market. Searching for savings, families have once again discovered the value found by staying in Vacation Rentals in U.S. destinations as well as Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.
“Families will do all they can not to give up their annual vacations if there is any way they can afford it”, sited Sal Esposito COO for “We have seen a definite shift from smaller hotel rooms, to vacation rental units that offer more spacious accommodations and meal preparation facilities over the course of 2011”. Many vacation rental units offered on sell for much less than regular hotel rooms, in fact many auctions are won for hundreds of dollars less than anything comparable in the marketplace. “Popular destinations like Orlando, Cancun, Aruba, St. Maarten, Branson, Las Vegas, Lake Tahoe and many, many others offer travelers accommodations that are high quality and readily available all year long”, Esposito added. “Families are saving substantial amounts money on both their accommodations and by preparing some of their own meals in these units, making vacationing affordable even in these difficult times”. has been a leader in the offer of vacation rental weeks since they were founded in 1999. “2011 was very strong but advance bookings for 2012 are even stronger”, Esposito concluded. “Whether it is one of the hundreds of auctions or buy it now offers we have on our site, I know our customers will save money, and still have a great vacation check out vacation rentals as an alternate to regular hotel accommodations”. customers have won well over 1,000,000 auctions won since1999. Hotels, Cruises, Air Line Tickets, Packages, Attractions, Restaurant Discounts and much more are auctioned or offered on a buy it now basis, daily.