Overnight Cabin Rentals

Learn about what makes a profitable Gatlinburg overnight cabin rental investment.

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Cabin Rental Analysis

Learn how to evaluate and analyze a Smoky Mountain cabin rental investment.

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Smoky Mountain MLS Search

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Gatlinburg Cabin Investments

Find your ideal overnight rental cabin investment in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge with Jay Fradd. This website is created to assist in guiding investors in locating and determining the profitability of a Gatlinburg cabin investment. You will find detailed in-depth information regarding overnight cabin rental investments in the Smoky Mountains. Including spreadsheet analysis for cabin rentals, Smoky Mountains MLS search, and numerous articles written by Jay detailing what creates a lucrative overnight cabin rental in Gatlinburg.

Other pages include the amenities and features required for a luxury cabin rental in the Smoky Mountains. The days of a hot tub and pool table making a cabin unique enough to be a top notch desirable cabin rental are gone. Cabins in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge now feature luxury amenities such as heated indoor pools, theater rooms, outdoor fire pits and luxury kitchen and baths. Gatlinburg cabins with all of these features rarely come up for sale due to the strong rental performance of cabins with several desirable features. In order to compete and exceed the competition among the thousands of other rental cabins in Gatlinburg owners must make their cabin investments have some sort of unique or uncommon desirable characteristic.

If you have any questions relating to cabin investments in Gatlinburg or finding the perfect log home please don't hesitate to contact Jay.

Jay Fradd - Gatlinburg Realtor

Jay Fradd specializes in cabin investments, vacation homes, land, and foreclosures in the Great Smoky Mountains. Although Jay is capable and knowledgeable of the entire Sevier, Blount, and Cocke County areas his expertise includes the cities of Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and Pittman Center,. The communities of Wears Valley, Walden's Creek, Walland, Bluff Mountain, Boyds Creek, Cobbly Nob, Jones Cove, and New Center TN are also areas where Jay specializes. 

Jay has over ten years experience selling real estate and is a member of the Great Smoky Mountains Association of Realtors, Tennessee Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors. His philosophy in real estate is to find the best value for his clients and develop long lasting relationships with them. Jay is very driven to assist his clients in any manner possible, striving to find the perfect real estate match to fit their needs. 

Jay resides in the beautiful Waldens Creek area after living in Wears Valley, Boyds Creek, and Kodak. He enjoys hiking, fishing, and anything involving cabins, homes, cabin rentals or land. The real estate business must be in his blood - as his parents are both successful Realtors. Jim, his dad, has been in real estate for over 40 years, and his mom, for over 30!

Jay, a graduate from Ohio University's College of Business, majored in Finance and Business Pre-Law. He uses these skills obtained to analyze cabin investments, and other rental properties for clients. Jay has also been a licensed General Contractor in TN and has built several cabins in the Smoky Mountains. Although Jay's license is still in place, Jay no longer actively builds cabins. His focus has changed to strictly real estate sales including Gatlinburg cabin investments.

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Layers of mountains from the Morton Overlook
Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Winter Stream in Greebriar
Gatlinburg, Tennessee at night

Managing Your Smoky Mountain Cabin

Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of using a management company to rent your cabin versus renting it your own through VRBO or AirBnB.