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....

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Annually How Much Do You Spend for the Management of Your Property?

As a corporate housing property manager, there are certain requirements. You need to spend money to manage the property in order to bring in renters and offer them a space they want to come back to another time. However, most people want to spend the least amount possible so they can ensure a large profit at the end of the year. Having an understanding of how much other housing managers are spending can help you decide if you’re doing all you should or if you need to invest more heavily....

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What is the Annual Occupancy Rate for Your Corporate Rentals?

Do you offer furnished housing for corporate guests? Have you ever sat down to think about how often you have an occupant in the provided corporate rental apartment? As of 2016, CHBO has been asking questions about this exact thing on the annual corporate housing real estate report. We’ll share the results below so you can get an idea of how your own homes stack up....

Weather-Related Risks to Your Corporate Rental Home

Five Unexpected Weather-Related Risks to Your Corporate Rental Home

Exposing a few of the hidden tricks up Mother Nature’s sleeve When considering insurance for your rental homes, you’re likely concerned about coverage for natural disasters. It’s important to know that some of the most common (and costly) home insurance claims aren’t from the disasters you might suspect, like hurricanes, floods, or earthquakes. Keep the following unexpected weather-related risks in mind when selecting your policy, so that you can be better prepared in the long run....

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10 Light, Bright, and Beautiful Corporate Rentals

If you ask ten people what must-haves they need for their corporate housing which is furnished, you’re likely going to walk away with ten different answers. One person might say that having stainless-steel appliances is a must while another might put hardwood floors above that need. However, there is one thing that most corporate apartment clients agree on – natural light is important....

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Red Flags to Watch for When Screening a Corporate Housing Tenant

Anyone who has been in the property management field for a long period of time can tell you that you begin to notice red flags immediately after enough experience. Someone calls in about one of your corporate rentals and you might get a feeling that something isn’t quite what it should be. However, most of the common red flags are easy to watch for even for those without tons of experience. We’d like to share them with you today....

Independent Corporate Housing Real Estate Segment: Outlook & Profitability

About the Independent Corporate Housing Real Estate Segment: Outlook & Profitability

Outlook & Profitability 2018 is the highest year with ​96% of participants stating their property was either profitable (76%) or breakeven (19%)​. Only 4% of owners said their property was unprofitable. Based on the fact that more owners than ever purchase a property as an investment and the steady increase, 2018 being the all time high, we believe our property owners are achieving satisfactory returns from r their investment properties....