Houston Corporate Housing

Preparing Your First Houston Corporate Housing for Guests

If you are a property owner in Houston who has recently registered with Corporate Housing By Owner, you are to be congratulated. By partnering with CHBO, you will stand out from the crowd as a trusted short-term rental destination for busy corporate travelers looking to temporarily relocate to Houston. But what’s next? First off, you are certain to receive inquiries about the accommodations and services you offer as part of your corporate housing. Houston is one of the most important industrial and economic hubs in the country, and every year, thousands of corporate employees temporarily relocate here. Serving their...

How COVID-19 Has Impacted Short-Term Rentals

Anyone who offers properties for business trips or relocations is questioning COVID and its impact on short-term rentals. At this point in the pandemic, many questions have been answered to give you an idea of how things have changed. Since COVID-19 was designated a public health emergency in January 2020, the economy has significantly changed. The COVID impact on vacation rentals is no exception. This includes the rental market of furnished homes and condos rented for short periods ranging from days to months. Cleanliness Matters When clients rent out properties for short-term use, cleanliness has become more critical than...

What to Consider Before Lowering Your Rental Price

If you’re having trouble bringing tenants to your corporate housing, you might think the best option is lowering the rental price. But before you do so, you should consider a few things. Dropping the price might not be the right option and could leave you making less money than you want. Look at Nearby Properties When choosing whether to negotiate rent prices or stand solid, look to your competition. There are a few things to consider when you make comparisons. For instance, look at homes in your neighborhood with similar numbers of bedrooms and bathrooms. Also, be aware of...

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5 Easy Steps for Transitioning to Corporate Rentals

There are all sorts of reasons that people choose corporate rentals. Some are business travelers, others are military families, and some are students or families waiting for other housing. No matter your reasons, it can be complicated to move into a new kind of housing for the first time. Below is a selection of steps to help you transition into a corporate rental....