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When to rent . . . Now or later

Great Falls, MT
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When to rent . . . Now or later

I will be coming in mid Oct. and would like to know if I should rent a unit now (prefer West End between Ocean's reach and Sand Pointe)

or wait till much closer. If I wait, do rental agencies/owners tend to drop prices? Thanks

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1. Re: When to rent . . . Now or later

October is probably the least busiest month of the year. You will have a wide selection of places to stay, at the lowest rates. So if you want to wait to see if they drop, you won't have a problem finding a place to stay. I have noticed agencies and places offering deals at that time for sure.

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2. Re: When to rent . . . Now or later

Yeah - i'd wait for sure. Unless you have a unit or condo you HAVE to have.

If you look at Ocean Reach's website - they are offering deals for last minute bookings.

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3. Re: When to rent . . . Now or later

Sometimes October can be surprising busy. We have often booked up completely. I have found that the slowest time of year is the last week or two in August and September.

That said, if you are flexible about where to stay and are not concerned that it must be direct beachfront or ground-floor or penthouse, etc.. you will find deals if you wait.

As always, the "best" properties will book earlier so if you have preferences take that into consideration.

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