Corporate Housing

Tenant Advice: Rental Cars & Insurance

In the world of corporate housing there are a lot of extra services we help connect tenants with. Of course ARDI or Accidental Rental Damage Insurance is the most frequently used service but there are a lot of other services we connect our tenants to.  Other connections might be local real estate agents, concierge services, local restaurants, schools, jobs and anything that can help them in their new temporary home.  Rental cars are another item that corporate housing tenants often use.  It could be worth your while to research local providers and have this information as part of your...

Corporate Housing

Insurance Housing: Corporate Rentals to the Rescue

Few of us can forget the sadness we felt when we saw homes burn down during the Colorado Springs wildfires, or when tornadoes ripped through Joplin, Missouri. And of course, the images of Super Storm Sandy will haunt us for a long time. As we gear up for severe weather across the nation, it’s important to understand and plan for where you will live should disaster strike your home. Now is a great time to check your homeowner’s insurance policy – specifically the “additional living expense” section. Do you have insurance housing assistance, which enables you to stay in...

Corporate Housing

Why Corporate Tenants Should Ask for Accidental Rental Damage Insurance

If you’re planning to stay in a corporate rental this year, consider ditching the security deposit and opting for Accidental Rental Damage Insurance or ARDI. ARDI can cover you if something breaks in the rental property while you’re staying there. For example, perhaps you break a dish, or worse, scratch the coffee table. If you have ARDI and report these incidents as they happen, you won’t have to pay a penny to fix them. Wherever your travels lead you in 2013, remember to ask your landlord for ARDI. It can save you from a lot of headaches and effectively...

Corporate Housing

Webinar on Travel and Accidental Rental Damage Insurance

Corporate Housing By Owner has partnered with Travel Guard® to provide corporate housing landlords the opportunity to offer tenants damage and travel insurance. Join CHBO and Travel Guard® on December 13 or December 15 to learn more about Travel Cancellation Insurance and Accidental Rental Damage Insurance that you can now offer your tenants. The Webinar will discuss how you can offer your tenants Travel Insurance and Accidental Rental Damage Insurance, as well as four reasons why you should recommend your renters purchase the insurance coverage from you, including: Gain homeowner and guest security Earn cash back Provide bonus benefit...

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An Optimal Scottsdale Executive Rental Improve Your Extended Stay

Whether you need a Scottsdale executive rental for an extended work visit to the region, for medical purposes, relocation or even a lengthy holiday, this remarkable option in Scottsdale corporate housing may be the ideal solution. A five-bedroom and three-bathroom home, it is in the La Vista area and places residents minutes from the future Desert Ridge master-planned community and office park as well as only two miles from Nationwide Insurance’s headquarters. It is convenient to Alcor, DoubleTree, Frontier Energy, GoDaddy, BBGM, Nextiva, and so many other major corporations in the area....

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What Responsibility Do Tenants Have With the Maintenance of Corporate Rentals?

When you come in as a tenant in corporate rentals, you may have the idea that you have no responsibility when it comes to maintaining the property. It isn’t yours, after all. However, that is often not the case. The property owner is largely responsible for the corporate housing maintenance, but there are responsibilities assigned to you as well. We’ll look at exactly what that means for you as a tenant in a rental property....

Insurance Housing Solutions

Easy Upgrades that Can Help Furnished Homeowners Save Money on Insurance Policies

Modern smart home technology offers a lot of benefits to furnished homeowners and renters. Smart thermostats enable you to save energy and change the temperature with your smartphone. Voice-activated assistants can turn on the lights and play your favorite music. Smart sensors can even connect to lights and adjust the moment you walk in a room. But as convenient and fun as it is to live in a smart home, these new technologies also come with another big set of benefits: They can actually save you money on your insurance premiums. As prices keep coming down on the latest...

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Tired of Daily and Weekly Corporate Apartment Rentals?

It does not matter if you are using one of the daily or weekly property rental sites, or the whole array – this short term rental model may not be in your best interests. As one report about Airbnb recently noted, it is “cruising in uncharted territories” and raises issues with everything from insurance to local laws about hotels and other, similar accommodations. Some of the most popular cities are now beginning to crack down on property owners using such pathways to monetize their furnished housing, and that alone might make you consider the CHBO model instead....

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Are High Cost Vacation Rentals Profitable for Owners?

If you have perused the different listings for professional and/or vacation rentals on CHBO and wondered if this was a good enterprise to enter into yourself, you probably have many questions. Let’s spend some time looking at one of the biggest – whether or not they are authentically profitable. In a recent article about the profitability of vacation rentals, the author posed one very significant question, which is this: “Those who live near the shore often hear rumors about the piles of money that vacation rentals bring in. ‘The summer months’ rental income pays for the entire year’s mortgage,’...