One of the most lettable types of second home, a carefully chosen ski chalet should generate a reliable stream of income for you. Location, location, locationFor maximum rental income, choose your resort carefully. Management mattersFor hassle-free ownership and rental income, you’ll need to appoint an established management firm or chalet operator. You could be liable for local income tax on your net rental income, after deduction of the allowances applied under the relevant tax regime. In which, give some thought to the currency in which you will receive rental income – it usually makes sense to receive it in the same currency as your mortgage.