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VRBO vs apartment rental sites

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VRBO vs apartment rental sites

Greetings,

I understand from the forum that apartment rentals are a bit dicey. Does that extend to VRBO listings as well, in anyone's experience? thanks

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1. Re: VRBO vs apartment rental sites

Yes, this also extends to VRBO. VRBO doesn't vet any of its listings. It's just a clearinghouse.

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2. Re: VRBO vs apartment rental sites

In post number 19 on this thread, a vacationer writes about getting an eviction notice at an apartment rented through VRBO:

tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g60763-i5-k4159433…

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3. Re: VRBO vs apartment rental sites

Check this out about a journalist who got scammed. tripadvisor.com/ShowTopic-g60763-i5-k3348847…

4. Re: VRBO vs apartment rental sites

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