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We are planning a trip to Hawaii (The Big Island). We are thinking of renting a house n Kohala Ranch using Homeaway.com. Has anyone had any experience with Homeaway.com? Are they a reputable company?

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1. Re: Homeaway.com

Homeaway is a listing portal site. Anyone who has a property, manages a property or resort can pay to have their property listed. It is like opening the newspaper classified section and looking under the column "Vacation Rentals".

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2. Re: Homeaway.com

There has been a big movement on some of the Hawaiian islands to shut down vacation rentals (sorry, I can't remember which islands).

Be sure to ask the owner or company you rent from if they are a legally run rental.

I think the "crack down" came when so many properties started being rentals. Many neighborhoods are only zoned for single family use yet some owners are/were trying to rent these homes out to the dismay of next door full time neighbors.

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