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...

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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....

Corporate Housing Cancellation Policy

Is a Cancellation Policy Necessary for Short Term Rentals? Do You Have One?

If someone has booked a stay at one of your corporate properties and then later needs to cancel their trip, you are capable of setting up a corporate housing cancellation policy. When you do this, a certain percentage of your already obtained payment will be sent back to the person who cancels. However, not all circumstances are the same, so the percentage sent back depends upon how much the visitor has paid, not the entire amount of the reservation....

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The Many Meanings of Corporate Housing from the Corporate Housing Providers Association

In 2013, we posted a brief article about the revised definition of corporate housing from the Corporate Housing Providers Association or CHPA. They are the only trade association that is exclusively dedicated to the corporate housing industry. The Corporate Housing Providers Association “advances the highest standards in business and professionalism; provides valuable insight, knowledge and resources to the industry; and increases visibility among related industries.”...

Corporate housing

Property Spotlight: Stunning Furnished Corporate Home in Jacksonville, Oregon

There’s no reason to relegate yourself to staying in a hotel when spending time traveling to southwestern Oregon for work, a family vacation, or another purpose. This corporate housing in Jacksonville is a few miles from Medford and offers a fully-furnished spacious option for spending your time in the state. This location has several grocery stores, tasting rooms, restaurants, shopping centers, and coffee shops....

Luxury Condo in Washington D.C

Property Spotlight: Stunning Luxury Condo on U Street in Washington D.C.

This Washington DC corporate housing option is located in the up and coming U Street Corridor neighborhood. Those who put active living at a premium will love being close to top-notch locations like Trader Joe’s, Soul Cycle, Organic Markets, LuLu Lemon, Meridian Hill Park, several restaurants, and a fun nightlife to experience. It’s all right outside your door when you spend your short-term business or pleasure visit at this luxury condo....

Oakville furnished homes

Property Spotlight: Two Beautiful Furnished Homes in Oakville, Ontario

Oakville, ON is located in the southern part of the province between Hamilton and Toronto. This city has a population of nearly 200,000 and offers cultural attractions, sports, events, and much more. Several festivals are held throughout the year including the Waterfront Festival, Canadian Open, Downtown Oakville Jazz Festival, and For the Love of the Arts Festival. The city also offers the Oakville Place Shopping Centre which is a large shopping mall that has been around since the 80s....