Corporate Rentals

Designer-Approved Windows That Fit Any Style of Corporate Rental

Windows—what would we do without them? They let light in to create a comfortable home and open for fresh air and cool summer night breezes. They’re also an essential big-ticket item for your home, a key player in determining the style of your home. With a seemingly endless number of styles available, it’s understandable to feel overwhelmed when choosing windows for your corporate rental property. Whether it’s a modern picture window or a traditional mullioned bay window, the right window can elevate your rental space in a competitive market. Let’s dive into a few of our top designer approved...

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Updated Ways to Style Your Patio Umbrella This Spring

Spring has arrived! With its sunny skies and warm weather, backyard parties, dinners and pool days will start popping up on your tenants’ calendars. What better way to set them up for entertainment success than with a curated outdoor scene? One of the most important design elements of a backyard is the patio umbrella. Offering respite from the sun and a major style statement, patio umbrellas have made a very welcome comeback. Below are some of our favorite ways to style and accessorize patio umbrellas for spring. Cool and Contemporary One of our go-to styles, contemporary backyards are casual...

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The Perfect Patio Furniture Pairings for Your Corporate Housing

It’s that time of year to spend your afternoons on the patio enjoying the long days of summer. Kerrie gives insight on setting up your patio with the essentials to make your outdoor space desirable. Give your tenants another reason to choose your corporate housing for their next stay. No matter the size, your patio deserves perfect pairings to make your corporate housing patio a place your tenants will instantly fall in love with. Choosing the right pairings is all about combining function, fashion and fun for an outdoor space where your tenants can kick back and relax. Whether...

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Bathing Beauty: Tips on Creating a Spa-Like Bath Space

By Kerrie Kelly, ASID Kerrie is back at it again. She is here to share how to take a typical bathroom and make it a spa like setting. Introduce a few of these tips to your furnished rental and wow the next customer. Whether it’s through a full remodel or by adding a few chic accessories, transforming your bathroom into a spa-like retreat is perfect for attracting new renters. Creating a sanctuary with natural finishes, clean palettes and spa accessories is a timeless way to update a bathroom while keeping your space neutral. Before listing your property, let’s take a look...

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10 Ways to Spice Up Your Bathroom with Accessories

By Kerrie Kelly, ASID Today, Kerrie Kelly, a professional interior designer shares her insight about spicing up your  corporate rental bathroom with accessories. Though not traditionally viewed as the most glamorous room in the home, the bathroom has become a personal oasis—a haven for health, beauty and general rejuvenation. Privacy, comfort and a bit of surprise can help take a bathroom from simply functional to high design. To truly make your bathroom space stand out, we suggest adding some awe-worthy accessories. Medicine Cabinet Medicine cabinets often sit behind the vanity mirror, providing extra storage in a convenient location. Consider...

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Pet Ideas, Facts and Corporate Housing Rentals

Yes, we love our pets. Yes, we travel with our pets. Yes, we need corporate housing rentals that can accommodate our pets. Every year in the Annual CHBO Corporate Housing Real Estate Report we talk to CHBO property owners about accepting pets in their corporate housing rentals and last year 38% of property owners said they will accommodate your pets. Of these respondents 72% say they accept pets because it keeps their rental properties occupied. Successful corporate housing property owners have discovered that pets can get their properties rented and at higher rental rates. Last year CHBO properties that accommodated pets charged...

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Property Manager: Kitchen Design Update

As Corporate Housing Rental Landlords we take PRIDE in what we do and what we offer, even in our kitchen design!  From time to time I like to tryout what other extended stay options have available and I am always shocked at how bad some of the other options are.  This weekend I spent a night at an extended stay chain in Oakland, CA and it was worse than sad.  This is the actual photo of the kitchen but it doesn’t show you the burns on the counter, the total of 2 plates in cabinet or the grime on the stove. Here...

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Successful Corporate Housing Rentals: Design Matters in Marketing!

Welcome to Summer where we are at the hight of Corporate Housing Demand (unless you are in a reverse market like Phoenix, AZ). Right now most corporate rentals across the United States are full as top management relocations are all trying to complete their move and get their kids into the right schools in the next few weeks. So RIGHT NOW is the best time to start marketing for your next tenant. NEVER wait till your property is empty to keep it full. Also remember that during a Presidential Election year businesses are more apprehensive about spending money until...

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Low Cost Insider Design Ideas for Executive Furnished Rentals

As you know here at CHBO we are all about getting quality photos of your executive furnished rental to ensure you are able to find the right tenants a quickly as possible and keep your property rented. But, before you can take amazing photos, there a few low cost insider design tricks that can make all the difference. Today CHBO is able to share with you some of these tips from Kerrie Kelly a professional interior designer… More Photo ideas from CHBO. 5 Low Cost Mirror Tricks for a Amazing Modern Executive Furnished Rental Bathroom By Kerrie Kelly, ASIDA well-placed mirror...

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Quick ways to make great Property Style – The Lamp!

Yes, we all want Rental Property Style! As unique human beings we all seek our own personal style! Yes we do! If we didn’t we would all be wearing the same outfit every day and we would match everyone else. It is in our DNA to want to have choices and when choosing a rental property we do value great rental property style. It is just a fact. Some people are willing to pay more for that style, some people may value that style less and just want an efficiency when it comes to their rental property, however we all want...