Rent Your Furnished Property in the Winter

Tips for Renting Your Furnished Property in the Winter

When cold weather starts to set in and the snow beings to fall on the world around us, some areas of the country have issues when it comes to renting furnished properties. Winter has always been known for being one of the roughest times of the year to sell a home and the same stands true for finding renters interested in your home when a winter wonderland is brewing outside. However, we have some tips that can help you keep your bookings up, even when the temperature drops outside....

Furnished housing repairs

Steps to Take if Your Landlord Will Not Make Repairs to Furnished Apartments

Living in fully furnished apartments for rent can be convenient, but that convenience falls away if you are in a property where maintenance is not considered a priority. While things happen and sometimes delays can’t be helped, nobody should have to stay in insurance rentals where the landlord refuses to do required repairs for you. If you’re in this type of situation, there are a few things you can do next....

Interior of the House Decorated For Halloween Pumpkins

Transform Your Corporate Rental into a Haunted House

As we get farther into the month of October, you might be wondering how you should enjoy Halloween from a corporate rental. This is a favorite holiday for many people and one that doesn’t have to be ignored just because you’re renting. If you aren’t sure how to make your home a destination for those celebrating the holiday, what do you think about theming your home after a haunted house? It’s easier than you might think!...

corporate homes Voice assistant

Are Your Corporate Housing Rentals Ready for Voice Assistants?

Something new is on the horizon and it is called corporate housing voice assistants. Synergy Global Housing is one of the first companies that is enabling adding voice assistants to their corporate rental furnishings suite of items. The smart apartment that is using this technology is doing so to offer a better level of customer service and technology for guests there on a short-term basis....

Toronto corporate homes

Toronto Executive Rentals: Why to Pay Attention to This Location

The city of Toronto is a massive metropolitan area with over six million residents. With a diverse population and tons of different types of businesses in the city, it’s no surprise that Toronto executive rentals are a constant source of revenue, as shown in the Corporate Housing Providers Association Annual Report. Business professionals in the finance, aerospace, media, software, and medical research sectors spend time in the city and each has the need for an apartment rental in Toronto....

Corporate housing rentals

Easy Tenant Screening Options for a Corporate Housing Landlord

Tenant screening is an important aspect of being a corporate housing landlord, but sometimes it can seem overwhelming. In some cases, a landlord will skip the background check & credit check, whether because they aren’t sure how to handle it or because of the belief that it will cost too much. However, CHBO has worked hard to remove all of the guesswork out of the process by partnering with TransUnion with the MySmartMove program. So how easy is tenant screening for corporate housing? Unbelievably simple. All you need to do to start your first background or credit check on...

Corporate Rental Property

Tips for Corporate Rental Property Retention to Start the Year Off Right

Back in 2011, a study by SatisFacts estimated that the average cost of turnover for a rental property was as high as $3,900. When you take into account days lost to repairs, vacancy, professional cleaning, standard maintenance, and marketing, the cost of turnover can leap to several months of income if the property was being rented. Working for lease renewal is a great option and something all corporate housing managers should have strategies in place for. We have three that can help you on that path....