18 Best Cities To Invest In Vacation Rental

Are you ready to buy a vacation home as a rental property? The odds are you're aren't alone. More people are buying second homes, but less than half of owners use them for more than four weeks of the year. According to data gathered by AirDNA, here are the 18 best cities to invest in vacation rentals to start your search.

This small city provides many attractions, such as the scenic view along the Monterey Peninsula or watching workers unload the day’s catch at Old Fisherman’s Wharf. The annual revenue potential is $133,934.

1. Castroville, CA

2. Lakehead, CA

Families interested in caverns and rock formations visit Lakehead, which is located in northern California. One of the main attractions is the Lake Shasta Caverns. Vacationers can also choose to do a boat ride or a bus tour.  The annual revenue potential is $66,359.

3. Manchester, CA

Manchester is located on the coast of northern California. Tourists can do various outdoor activities, like visiting Coast Lighthouse, whale watching outlooks, and Fort Ross State Historic Park. The annual revenue potential is $62,403.

4. Apollo Beach, FL

Apollo Beach is located along Tampa Bay in Florida, a  63-acre nature preserve for various aquatic species, and the Manatee Viewing Center. The annual revenue potential is $48,101.

5. Cherry Log, GA

If you’re interested in investing in a mountain vacation area, Cherry Log may be an option for you. This city touts a local barbeque favorite, The Pink Pig, and a horseback ride with Adventure Trail Rides. The annual revenue potential is $41,399.