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Vacation Rentals Website Offers an Affordable Way to Advertise Rental Properties
Apr 07, 2010 (05:04 PM EDT), a popular 'by owner' vacation rentals website that offers affordable and effective advertising to rental property owners, announces new features to the website.

ATLANTA, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent redesign of has given vacation property owners renewed hope of an affordable way to market their vacation rentals.  The new features, streamlined navigation, and leading edge social media avenues are designed to help property owners more easily connect with travelers despite the current economic downturn.

The new redesign has an exciting new look and has been optimized resulting in higher rankings on major search engines including Google and Yahoo. Property owners can expect to receive more exposure for their vacation rentals because of these rankings. The redesign includes social media outlets such as a company blog, along with Facebook and Twitter updates, which constantly work to improve rankings.

"We are working hard to prove that the vacation rental industry can have an amazing, yet affordable, website to advertise vacation rentals. By leveraging the efficiencies of the internet, we provide relief to our by owner vacation rentals clients who are tired of paying over $175 per listing. We recently met with over 150 property managers who provided excellent feedback and are encouraged about our vacation rentals marketing strategy," says Mike Braswell, president of Scenic Rentals (

In addition to the low $45/year fee, top features that make stand apart from other rentals by owner listing websites include:

  • Listings limited to 60 properties per location, which limits the competition amongst property owners;
  • New property listings receive their own searchable Facebook page for extra exposure;
  • Easy integration with the free availability calendar on;
  • 12 photos posted for free;
  • URL links from to the owners' personal websites.

Scenic Rentals offers great customer support and a money back guarantee to vacation property owners.  As a member of The Vacation Rental Managers Association (VRMA), owners Mike and Amy Braswell pride Scenic Rentals on being 'property manager friendly'.

About Scenic Rentals: Mike and Amy Braswell founded after they saw the need for affordable online advertising for their vacation rentals. They recently made a major investment in the business in an effort to become an industry leader by 2011. (