Luxury by the Sea: South Florida's Best Beaches18 Apr, 2017
Short Term Real Estate
Miami Beach and Fort Lauderdale
Today, 23% of leisure travelers
have stayed in a vacation rentals as
an alternative to a traditional hotel.
of leisure travelers are expected to
stay in a vacation rental as an
alternative to a traditional hotel or
resort during the next two years.
of affluent leisure travelers (income of $125K+
are interested in staying in a vacation rental as
an alternative to a traditional hotel or resort.
2015 was the busiest year in recent
history for visitation to Greater
Miami and the Beaches with and
estimated 15.5 million visitors
During 2015, overnight visitors
spent an estimated $24.4
billion in direct expenditures in
Greater Miami and the Beaches.
Visitors who stayed in Greater Miami and the
Beaches are increasingly staying at rented homes
and condos year after year.
Year after year, Fort Lauderdale
has seen an increase in visitors.
From 14.3m in 2014 to 15.5m in 2015.
2015 saw an all-time high
in hotel occupancy for Fort
Lauderdale – 88.9 percent
 Ypartnership/Harrison Group
 Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors