Rent Your Vacation Home or Condo in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Finding the perfect home for your needs and wants can be a challenge. As the owner of a vacation home, you have the opportunity to have a more extensive view of what’s available in your area. When choosing your next Fort Walton Beach vacation rental, take time to consider these positive vacation rental trends: A growing trend that’s becoming more popular is short-term rentals. These rentals are ideal for those who need a place to stay for a few days or weeks while they travel or just need an affordable place to stay while they’re sightseeing. This type of rental allows guests to stay in a variety of different places, so they can see everything Fort Walton Beach has to offer. Another trend that’s becoming more popular is vacation cottages. These cottages provide all of the amenities of a hotel room but are located right on the beach where guests can enjoy a relaxing beachfront view.

When partnering with RedAwning for your property management needs, we can make sure your Fort Walton Beach rental is set up correctly and ready to generate the most amount of revenue possible per stay.

Current Vacation Rental Trends in Fort Walton Beach

During the month of November, Fort Walton Beach is projected to generate over $246/night for a 2 bedroom vacation rental, on average! There were 3,182 vacation active rental properties in Fort Walton Beach.  3,102 are renting the entire place, and 80 are shared rooms.  On average, during the month of November 2023, each vacation rental property in Fort Walton Beach is booked 75% of the time, and most hosts are projected to generate $4,230 or more during the month of November! See how much you could earn with our free vacation rental income calculator.

$246.00 Per Night*


74% Occupied*


$4,230.00 Per Month*

* Based on the median average of all vacation rentals in the Fort Walton Beach area.
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Successful short-term vacation rentals in Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Positive vacation rental trends in Fort Walton Beach, Florida when you considering renting out your Fort Walton Beach home as a short-term rental.

In 2017, the average price of a single-family home in Fort Walton Beach was $274,200. This means that there is significant demand for short-term rentals in Fort Walton Beach. It can be difficult to find a good deal on a home that you want to rent for less than a year; but it’s not impossible. There are some things you can do to maximize your chances of getting a good deal on a rental property in Fort Walton Beach. First, make sure you’re upfront about what your ideal needs are. For example, if you’re looking for something in the $250 per week range, avoid properties that are asking for more than $350 per week. If you’re looking for something in the $500 per week range, avoid properties that are asking for more than $650 per week. Second, don’t be afraid to negotiate. You might be able to get much closer to your ideal price if you sit down with the owner and ask about potential discounts or concessions. For example, maybe the owner will agree to lower their weekly rate if you agree to pay an additional cleaning fee from time to time or if you agree to buy them some groceries on occasion. Or maybe they can offer to let you pay more toward the security deposit by giving you some extra time with their key or letting you have

RedAwning takes the guess-work out of Fort Walton Beach property management, and we work with you to ensure your Fort Walton Beach short-term rental is set up perfectly to attract guests and maximize your rental revenue, from day-one.

See how much your Fort Walton Beach vacation rental could earn:

Revenue Projections for Vacation Rentals in Fort Walton Beach, Florida during December, 2023

Based on a 2 bedroom, which is the most common Fort Walton Beach vacation rental home size, we've come up with an estimated rental amount you could charge per night and how much demand there is for each day in December. Higher bars below can command higher prices, if your Fort Walton Beach vacation rental is available during these days.

Average Daily Price & Percent Occupied Next Month In Fort Walton Beach

Note: These averages are based on a 2 bedroom home in Fort Walton Beach. If you'd like to find out how much revenue your home could make by providing the number of bedrooms and specifics about your vacation rental, please try our  free vacation rental calculator and/or speak with one of our vacation rental experts about your vacation home, condo or unique vacation rental experience.

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