How you can turn your home into a second income

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So you’ve joined the property ladder and in a capital city like Edinburgh, that’s no mean feet. But if you find yourself away for short periods of time, it’s a good point to start considering how your home can work for you.

By putting your property on a safe and reputable holiday home rental site such as HomeAway, an expert in the holiday rental industry and part of Expedia group, you’ll be joining the hundreds of thousands of home owners who have turned their property into a second income and are reaping the benefits that come with being your own boss. You decide when to work? Check. More time with the family? Check. 


It’s flexible, easy and convenient, giving you complete control of price, availability, and who stays in your property – as it should be. Every listing comes with liability protection, 24/7 support and it’s your decision when you want to rent out and when you don’t. But with an average nightly rent potential of £161 for Edinburgh property recorded in 2018, you might want to start thinking about your next holiday and how it can pay for itself.

As one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world - the Edinburgh Fringe Festival attracted over 400,000 international visitors during  August 2018 - your Edinburgh property is ideally placed to cater for high demand while allowing you to escape the crowds to somewhere more tranquil - we're thinking a secluded beach and significantly better weather.

To find out how much you can earn and to list your property in a few simple steps, visit homeaway.co.uk

HomeAway / Edinburgh property / Edinburgh Fringe

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