An Experienced Rental Management Company in Michigan

Freshwater Vacation Rentals works as a team with vacation rental property owners to share their space with others while providing additional income to assist in maintaining the property to a guest-friendly standard.  We believe that owning a vacation rental should be a life-enriching experience, not an albatross.  We vow to make the rental management experience the most straightforward, enjoyable, and profitable process possible. We offer Michigan vacation rental management services throughout the state, with a large inventory of vacation rentals in Northern Michigan, the Upper Peninsula, Western and Eastern Michigan.

Freshwater Vacation Rentals Provides Short-Term Rental Management Services, Including:

  • Sharing our 16 years of best practice vacation rental ownership experience.
  • Utilizing a dynamic pricing algorithm to maximize rental income potential.
  • Providing multiple tier levels of vacation rental property management to offer flexibility to meet property owner needs.
  • Diligently maintaining our Airbnb Superhost and VRBO Premier Partnership titles for each of our properties that can maintain the rigorous review status levels.
  • The opportunity to pick your dates first!  You decide which holidays you choose to use your vacation rental.
  • Options of managing cleaners, landscapers, and contractors based on maintenance needs of the property.
  • Utilizing advertising avenues including our site, Airbnb, VRBO (Expedia Group), Facebook, Instagram, email blasts and more to maximize your vacation rental home visibility.
  • Issuing tax documents for contractors (1099-misc) and owners (1099-NEC) per federal tax structures.
  • Assessing the 6% MI Use tax per Michigan tax guidelines.
  • Providing 24/7 vacation rental guest and vacation rental property owner phone/text/email/chat support
  • Guiding and advising owners based on our experience when it comes to adhering to local ordinances.
  • Coordinating all guest bookings from arrival to departure.
  • Calculating monthly payments to owners.
  • Joining the VRMA (Vacation Rental Management Association) to work with industry professionals so that we may apply the most current industry-wide best practices.


We are a flexible short-term rental management company in Michigan that has learned through our 16 years of experience. We enjoy working with property owners,  with flexibility and transparency being a part of our core values.

As a bonus, we require NO up-front management costs. We provide a checklist of basic supplies that are essential to renting a vacation home, but there are no standard monthly fees. We work solely on commission. Therefore, we don’t make money unless you make money.

Contact us today for a free, no-obligation consultation! We can be reached at 1-844-643-7374, 734-284-5677, or by email using the form below. We look forward to partnering with you!


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