Travelers #BookDirect and Save Hundreds of Dollars on your Next New York Vacation Rental!

NEW YORK, NY, May 02, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — is an independently owned and operated vacation rental listing site that was started by Melissa Palmeri.

“Did you know that the other listing sites are now charging travelers up to 20% in service fees just to book a vacation rental?,” said Melissa Palmeri, owner of the online listing site New York Rental By Owner ( “New York Rental By Owner finds this latest development appalling! Imagine, you book a place for $1,000 and they charge you an additional $200 just for using their platform?” never charges a booking fee and provides direct renter to homeowner communication.

“We are simply a listing site connecting the homeowner and traveler, that’s it!” says Palmeri. “Our job is to market, market, market all of our wonderful homes. We do not charge a Booking Fee nor do we limit communication and we NEVER WILL.”

The Big 3 online rental sites which are operated globally have moved from just being listing sites that put vacationers and homeowners together, to controlling the entire booking process and penalizes both travelers and homeowners when they don’t comply.

“Even if a traveler doesn’t book through them, if the homeowner enters that information into their calendars, the Big 3 will go after the traveler or homeowner for the Booking Fee,” said Palmeri “To the point where they will charge the homeowner’s credit card a booking fee for the time booked.”

New York Rental By Owner ( was created to provide both renters and homeowners open communication so each party knows exactly what they are getting. Travelers can feel confident that they are renting from trusted owners and owners can know who is renting their home.

“We have incredible homes throughout New York State, from the pristine beaches of Montauk to the Catskill Mountains to the Adirondacks and the Finger Lakes,” said Palmeri. “Think about where you want to go, then come to and book a great vacation from our growing selection of vacation rentals.”

To learn more about Palmeri:
New York Rental By Owner is a proud member of
Melissa Palmeri can be reached at [email protected] or call 631-946-7800

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