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Do You Use a Lease When Renting Your Furnished Rental?

As the owner or property manager of a short term rental, do you require renters to sign a lease? Some individuals want a lease signed for a stay of any length, while others don’t require leases from renters even for extended stays. Some require a lease for stays of a certain length but don’t make it mandatory for shorter stays....

Corporate housing Lease Documents: Property Forms – Part 2

I was recently reviewing the visitor stats for the CHBO blog and what I learned is that more than anything you wanted to know about corporate housing lease documents so I thought it would be helpful to summarize the top corporate housing lease documents you NEED to KNOW about. I have broken the information down into 3 sections: Leasing Documents, Property Forms & Tenant Communication. Property Forms Appliance Tracking Sheet Before you rent your property make a complete list of all the property appliances including year purchased, make, model, serial number and general condition.  Update this list between each renter.  These details will...

Top Corporate Housing Lease Documents – Part 1

I was recently reviewing the visitor stats for the CHBO blog and what I learned is that more than anything you wanted to know about corporate housing lease documents so I thought it would be helpful to summarize the top leasing documents you NEED to KNOW about. I have broken the information down into 3 sections:  Corporate Housing Lease Documents, Property Forms & Tenant Communication. Corporate Housing Lease Documents 3 Day Pay or Quit Notice A 3-Day Notice to Pay Rent or Quit is a command normally given by the landlord to the tenant to quit the premises generally due to overdue...