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Travel Nursing: Use CHBO Rentals While You Are on Assignment

There are a couple of different options for choosing corporate housing as a travel nurse, depending on the company you are working with. Many of these companies offer to select a home for you in the area of the assignment. In most cases, these are furnished spaces with amenities like pools or fitness centers. You may also have the option of choosing your own place to stay during the assignment....

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A Few Reasons for Being a Corporate Housing Landlord

Have you ever stopped to wonder why most corporate housing landlords do the work they do? Reading through the 2019 CHBO Corporate Housing Real Estate Report answers this question, along with others that you may have had on your mind. No matter what your personal reason is to rent corporate apartments, it’s always interesting to know what’s going on with others like ourselves. Below we’ll share the top reasons to be a corporate landlord....

Cut the Cord to Your Cable Company and SAVE MONEY!

Cut the Cord to Your Cable Company and SAVE MONEY!

As the owner of corporate housing, you probably spend a lot of time looking for options to cut costs to bring in a higher level of profit. Offering cable television is a fantastic amenity for your guests, but it can also be seriously expensive. That’s why we wanted to talk about an alternative. Instead of buying the most expensive cable package, have you ever considered offering streaming services in your furnished housing?...

Scam Alert

Your Corporate Housing is Not Impervious to a Property Rental Scam

Just because you offer corporate housing, it does not mean that you cannot fall victim to a property rental scam. There are several ways that owners can be “rooked” out of money, and it usually has to do with misrepresentation. This is one of the main reasons that we always advocate that property owners do their due diligence before allowing anyone to sign a lease and move in. One of the best resources for those who own corporate housing is a management company or firm that provides you with lots of resources for ensuring valid tenants....

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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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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...