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House exchange may seem complicated at first and too risky to try, but families who tried this kind of vacation once are not stopping. They are happily exploring different parts of the world year after year. Home exchange gives you the freedom to swap your property with someone in your favorite destination, at zero costs. But the vast majority segment of homeowners still choose to book hotel rooms paying sky high prices, rather than opting for a home exchange. Here are a couple of reasons why the home exchange concept has not grown even faster than it has. Lack of Knowledge is a Big Problem The biggest reason why the home swapping industry is growing steadily but not exponentially is that many people are simply not aware of the concept. Ask a bunch of people, and most will have no idea about the house swapping. Yes, there are Hollywood movies like "The Holiday" based on home exchange, but families are unaware of how to use their own home to enjoy their vacation for FREE. Once you tell people about the concept, most immediately understand it and often will try it. No Proper Exchange Sites One reason house swapping is no more popular, regardless of the many perks associated with it is there are not many reliable house exchanging websites. Yes, it is true with proper research you'll end up narrowing down an exchange site you can trust. First, thoroughly, read the website, look into every minute details such as the number of many years they have been in business. Secondly, their subscription fees, do they charge at registration as a member or when the deal goes through. Ideally, you should choose an exchange site which has a commission system for every deal, because you never know when you land on the right property option that fits your itinerary. Secondly, but most importantly, do quick online research to know how reputed the exchange site is in their operational region. Read what their clients say, both positives and negative feedback. If you have any concerns, for the customer support. People May Not Feel Safe Yes, at first thought, exchanging your home with a stranger doesn't feel right, but remember that the other family is also letting you reside in their place. In other words, both parties may be nervous, but after the first successful exchange become confident, and definitely want to do it many times. Let’s Wind Up Based on the above, we can easily deduce that home exchanging is worth a try. But, being your first time you need to be careful with the exchange site you choose to search the best holiday exchange options. Be clear with the other party, ask as many questions as possible. Eventually, this will ensure a smooth hassle-free home exchange vacation. You can always seek the advice of friends or relatives who have tried house swapping, they’re first-hand experience will definitely help you.