Ayres unlocks the possibilities and simplifies the experience of renting out a vacation home.

Homeowners trust our proven ability to deliver comprehensive home care and unbeatable revenue. Our data-driven recommendations help them invest smarter and invest longer.

Large vacation management company experience with a local management presence.

A few years ago, we were in the same situation you might be in right now. We struggled to find options and became frustrated that the local, existing Vacation Rental Management companies.

The companies that we saw did not provide solutions that focused on technology assisted solutions, client services, and guest experience — so we decided to take the challenge on ourselves.

With backgrounds in entrepreneurship, development, and accounting/finance we have become obsessed with the guest experience. We emphasize and focus on communication and technology so that our end users receive the best result.

Our Leadership

Joseph Ayres

Founder + CEO

Bill Boring

Chief Operations Officer

Danny Ehrat

Property Manager

Danny Ehrat has spent 44 years in the Hospitality industry. Managing Hotels and Resorts in 6 States. Including Alabama, Virginia, Tennessee, New Hampshire, Vermont, Arkansas, Mississippi, and New Mexico. He has been the VP of Operations over 4 Hotel companies besides managing 100-300 room Hotels.

The last 18 years before joining AVR he was VP of Operations with a Hotel company that had 18 hotels including Riverstone Resort located in Pigeon Forge TN and also the Courtyard by Marriott in Pigeon Forge which was ranked the number 1 Courtyard in the nation in 2016-2018. Danny brings his Guest Service expertise and organizational skills to AVR, to oversee the Housekeeping and Maintenance projects for the Company. He has been with AVR for over a year.

Fernando Melchor

Executive Housekeeper

Fernando has also been with the Company over a year, over seeing the Housekeeping and laundry and cleans for the company. Fernando has been with Master Corp which held the Housekeeping Contract for Wyndham Resorts as the Executive Housekeeper. The last 5 years Fernando was the Executive Housekeeper for RiverStone Resort located in Pigeon Forge, TN This resort is a 4/5 STAR Resort which has 184 1-4 Bedroom Condos. Fernando and his staff maintained a 4.86 cleanliness rating over his 6 years at the Resort. Fernando oversees the cleans, trains and sets the 5 STAR standards for cleanliness for AVR.

Jonathan Strickland

Director On Maintenance and Special Projects

John brings years of experience in every facet of the Maintenance field. He overseen and directed maintenance crews of a Vacation Rental company, he has built pools and also maintained them along with Hot Tubs. He was the Director over Pro Landscapes, doing landscaping and Maintenance projects. He has overseen B and D Construction in Alabama. John is high energy and ready to take on any project that is in front of him. He runs a great TEAM.

Ayres has really worked out for me! I've had zero problems, my home looks great, and my income has exponentially exploded!

Carole A.

I would recommend Ayres Vacation Rentals because of their level of incredible service, honesty and concern for their customers!


I have been extremely pleased with your service managing my property. Peace of mind is so important especially as an out of state owner. Ayres always makes it easy.


It is with pleasure that I recommend Ayres Vacation Rentals. You will be very pleased with their efforts and services!


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