Swimming pools fill a need and provide a splash of income
Last updated 9/2/2021 at 1:42pm
Diane A. Rhodes
Special to Village News
When Joseph Gray of Temecula learned about Swimply, an online platform for pool sharing, he felt his private backyard paradise would be a popular destination for those seeking a unique swimming experience. After creating a profile on the site, the Gray family welcomed their first rental Aug. 7. To date they have had a few more which have resulted in more than $2,000 in bookings.
"Considering we've just started, we are very pleased with the excellent response we've had thus far," Gray said.
The family purchased their five-acre property about 22 years...