Rent Your Vacation Home or Condo in Des Moines, Washington

When you think of vacation rental, what do you imagine? Probably a beach house or a cabin in the woods. It's easy to forget that Des Moines has a vibrant short-term rental market, even though it's just a short drive from the beach. There are many advantages to renting out your Des Moines home as a short-term rental, including increased revenue and reduced costs. There are also security risks that need to be considered when renting out your Des Moines home as a short-term rental, including damage and theft. In order to increase your chances of success as a Des Moines short-term rental property owner, there are some positive trends that you should keep in mind.

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

Current Vacation Rental Trends in Des Moines

During the month of December, Seattle, for example, is projected to generate over $192/night for a 2 bedroom vacation rental, on average! There were 7,283 vacation active rental properties in Des Moines.  6,139 are renting the entire place, and 1,144 are shared rooms.  On average, during the month of December 2023, each vacation rental property in Seattle is booked 72% of the time, and most hosts are projected to generate $3,168 or more during the month of December! Is your home in Des Moines and areas including , 98198, or another neighborhood in Des Moines, Washington? See how much you could earn with your Des Moines vacation rental.

$192.00 Per Night*


71% Occupied*


$3,168.00 Per Month*

* Based on the median average of all vacation rentals in the Des Moines area.
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Featured Des Moines Vacation Rental Generating Record Profits With RedAwning

Ocean View with Amazing Sunsets! 3BR over the Puget Sound Starting at $138 to $538 per night!

Come see this lifestyle home right in the heart of the active Redondo Beach Community!
Enjoy the boardwalk, beach, boat launch, park, and great restaurants!
This incredible home sits above Redondo Beach and has a beautiful unobstructed view of the bay! LIVINGROOM
The great room has big view windows in the living room with a gas fireplace! All yours to enjoy! MAIN FLOOR BEDROOMS
There are two main floor bedrooms.
The master suite with bath plus another bedroom/den on... Read More

This Des Moines vacation home is presented on every travel website, where travelers are looking to book accommodations (Airbnb, VRBO, Expedia, Google Travel, and hundreds more). And, with RedAwning's dynamic pricing, daily rates are adjusted based on seasonality and demand in Des Moines.

Successful short-term vacation rentals in Des Moines, Washington

If you’re looking to make extra money or have a great time while on vacation, renting out your Des Moines home is a great way to do both. You’ll be able to take advantage of the great weather and beautiful scenery that Des Moines has to offer as well as making some extra cash for yourself at the same time. Plus, if you rent out your Des Moines home, you can rest assured knowing that your home will be cared for in the most diligent and meticulous ways possible. There are many things that you can do to help ensure that your Des Moines short-term rental is a success. First and foremost, you need to ensure that your Des Moines home is clean and well-maintained. Second, you’ll want to make sure that any repairs that are needed are done immediately so they don’t get worse while your guests are staying there. And third, you’ll need to make sure that any extra supplies like cleaning supplies or toiletries are available for guests when they arrive.

Des Moines is a vacation hotspot in the Mid-Atlantic region. This is partly because it’s located close to several popular attractions, and it also has a wide range of accommodations to choose from. One of the city’s most popular destinations is the Iowa State Fair. The fair takes place every August, and it attracts thousands of visitors each year. Another popular destination is the Des Moines Zoo. It’s located in the heart of downtown, and it has over 1,000 animals to explore. Other popular places to visit include the Iowa State Capitol building and the Children’s Discovery Museum. There are hundreds of other attractions in Des Moines, so you’ll have no problem finding something to do if you want to explore this beautiful city.

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

See how much your Des Moines vacation rental could earn:

Revenue Projections for Vacation Rentals in Seattle/Des Moines, Washington during January, 2024

Based on a 2 bedroom, which is the most common Des Moines 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 January. Higher bars below can command higher prices, if your Des Moines vacation rental is available during these days.

Average Daily Price & Percent Occupied Next Month In Des Moines

Note: These averages are based on a 2 bedroom home in Seattle. 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.

Interested in learning how you can maximize your vacation rental revenue in Des Moines, Washington?

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