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...

Trends in Corporate Housing

Corporate Housing is an ever-changing market. While there will always be a market for great locations and great values, economic and generational trends have a big impact on demand.  As our society and the people in it change and grow, our needs and wants change with it. One of the keys to success for corporate housing owners is to understand and adapt to these trends. One trend is a greater level of certainty in choosing a rental property. Today’s corporate clients are more likely to remain in housing longer while making sure they’re satisfied with their housing choice. More and...

The Value of Corporate Housing by CHPA

Never underestimate the true economic value of corporate housing! In our ever changing world of hospitality choices it is easy to blur the lines from one lodging solution to the next. However as a lodging consumer or regulator it is vital to understand the differences so the sins of one product are not inadvertently applied to the wrong industry. CHPA, The Corporate Housing Providers Association is working diligently to better educated everyone on the differences and benefits of professionally managed business corporate housing rentals vs other rental options found in today’s share economy. Please help spread the word of the importance of professional corporate housing. The following...

Corporate Housing Trends: Getting Started With Real Estate Rentals

Corporate Housing Real Estate Rental Success Starts With Understanding Rental, Real Estate and Marketing Trends Whether you’ve owned or managed a corporate housing rental for 10+ years or you’re new to the industry, we believe that success starts with understanding trends. Just because something has worked in the past doesn’t mean it will work in the future. If you pay attention to the trends and avoid getting stuck doing the same thing over and over, you greatly increase your opportunities for rental (and financial) success. And that’s where this report becomes so valuable. It’s designed to help independent owners...

Trends: Real Estate and Corporate Housing

Top Real Estate and Corporate Housing Predications for 2015 What are your goals for 2015? Looking for the right investment? Wanting to increase your revenue? Want to save for a rainy day? These are all noble new year’s resolutions. So what does that actually mean and what does it look like and how are we going to get there? Real Estate Investing: Houston looks like the best bet for investors this year with San Francisco, Denver and Dallas-Fort Worth a close second. Predictions: According to CHBO Real Estate Corporate Housing Survey respondents, the outlook for 2015 is the best...

News: Mobility and Corporate Housing Trends

For the last few years since our article “Corporate Housing Myths Debunked” appeared in Mobility Magazine in 2009, Mobility Magazine features an articles on Corporate Housing. This month there were two articles: “More Like Home” and “Online Marketplaces” Two Trends mentioned: 1) Corporations are combining their business travel and corporate housing functions. 2) Business travelers expect accommodations that suit their lifestyles no matter the length of the assignment. According to “More Like Home” – “The hybridization of corporate housing and business travel is creating new audiences for relocation firms. Smaller firms and entrepreneurs who traditionally relied on hotel stays may find that relocation...

Corporate Housing and Technology

Last week at the annual Corporate Housing Providers Association / CHPA annual conference I was asked to speak on the technology panel. As an industry we wanted to make sure corporate housing providers understood some new ideas, new trends and guest expectations. Sneak Peak: I gave a list of fun technology to know an use in corporate housing. CHPA Technology Panel: Respond to your next email with a video response try www.bombbomb.com Make Data fun www.piktochart.com Feature your property or complexes with MAPS www.pinterest.com Build personal websites for your team www.pixelhub.me (pixelhub.me/corporatehousinglady) Communicate with www.intercom.io Keys – track em, copy them all the on the...