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About Us


We Are Dedicated to Providing You with Exceptional Service!

Whether you're a homeowner or a guest, we are ready to make your vacation rental experience a success.

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Our Team is Here to Help

Tired of getting the run around from your property manager? Our commitment to communication and efficiency allows us to be successful while keeping our Partners (Owners & Renters) in the loop at all times.

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100% competitive rates

We will ALWAYS provide value & good rates.

97% owner retention

With an impeccable owner retention rate, high occupancy means happy owners.

60% Discounts

With Discounts up to 60% off, you get the best possible price.

0% Tolerance

Our Owner’s have lovingly shared their homes with us, let's RESPECT their stuff.

Meet The Team


Davis Bass

Founder / CEO

Davis has always believed in putting the “Guest Experience” first and uses this focus to drive our team towards continual innovation. His 10 years of experience in Real Estate Investments keeps him abreast of any potential market changes to ensure Live the Gulf Coast always stays ahead of the competition. With a background in website design, development, and Search Engine Optimization, he brings a cutting edge digital marketing strategy to guarantee the financial success of each property with Live the Gulf Coast. Davis has lived along the Emerald Coast all his life and wants to share his love for this area with our homeowners and guests.
850-898-1205 - davis@livethegulfcoast.com


Ron Wilson

Operations Manager

Ron is our big picture guy that oversees all of our day-to-day operations here at Live the Gulf Coast. Ron brings to the team 30 years of hospitality management experience including: 15 years of club management in luxury country clubs and 15 years of vacation rental experience from Pensacola, Destin, 30A, and Panama City Beach. Ron has overseen 75+ properties at a time with prior companies and values Live the Gulf Coast's more personal, boutique approach to vacation rental management.
850-898-1205 - Ron@livethegulfcoast.com


Amber Whitman

Accounts Manager

Amber manages every aspect of our accounts with an eye for detail and a passion for efficiency. She is our jack of all trades tackling everything thrown to her. With her diverse background, she is qualified to handle everything from taxes to marketing. Amber brings to us 20 years of customer service experience. She has worked in retail management, accounts receivables, and hotel guest service management. She graduated from The Florida State University with a degree in Mass Communication in 2003. Amber joined our team right before Hurricane Michael hit us in 2018. Despite the challenges she faced during this time, she has persevered through and helped push us to where we are today. She is here to walk our owners through the process of onboarding their properties to understanding their first statement, to continued financial success while partnered with Live the Gulf Coast.
850-898-1205 - Amber@livethegulfcoast.com


Ashley Burton

Property Manager

Ashley is responsible for all things Property Management for her designated properties. With a background with top customer service companies such as Southwest Airlines and Budget Car Rentals, she understands the importance of communication in setting and meeting expectations. Ashley's job responsibilities include: onboarding new properties, communicating with owners, and making sure our properties are in top condition for our Guests. Ashley's passion for our guests and owners ensures that no detail is left out and our owners are kept in the loop about their properties at all times.

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Knowledgeable staff. Great houses. All in paradise.

This vacation rentals team loves the Gulf Coast and their visitors and owners and it shows. Knowledgeable staff. Great houses. All in paradise.

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Thank you for your help and patience in turning my home into a special Coastal Cottage.

What a great team of friends I have made at Live the Gulf Coast. Thank you for your help and patience in turning my home into a social Coastal Cottage for other families to make wonderful beach memories.

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