In 2016 and estimated 320,000 tourists visited Fairbanks. As both summer and winter tourism continue to grow, many of those visitors are seeking a more authentic experience. They are finding that experience by using rent through websites such as
Airbnb and VRBO. I've had several clients tell me they've made quite a bit of money renting out this way and generally have a great experience with their guests. It is a great way to get some cash flow out of your home to offset maintenance or help pay
down your mortgage early.
Check out this article on the risks, rewards, and tax implications.
A look at toursim in Interior Alaska: Interior Alaska Tourism Study (PDF): Click Here
Some of the most prominent peer to peer rent though websites: