Corporate housing rental checklist

Corporate Housing Home Safety Checklist

One of the things that any person with a rental should consider is corporate housing safety. Ensuring that your guests are in a safe and healthy environment is the first step to offering them a great vacation or trip in your home. There are a few things you should watch for on a regular basis to be sure this is the case....

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How to Impress All 5 Senses of Your CHBO Guests

Many of us spend so much time in the digital world that we forget CHBO guests have access to a total of five senses rather than just one. When a potential corporate housing rental guest looks at your listing, you should be impressing them with attractive photos. However, once that guests get to the dwelling, you need to impress all five senses. We’re here to tell you how!...

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What Responsibility Do Tenants Have With the Maintenance of Corporate Rentals?

When you come in as a tenant in corporate rentals, you may have the idea that you have no responsibility when it comes to maintaining the property. It isn’t yours, after all. However, that is often not the case. The property owner is largely responsible for the corporate housing maintenance, but there are responsibilities assigned to you as well. We’ll look at exactly what that means for you as a tenant in a rental property....

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Trends and Changes in the Corporate Housing Industry

On a regular basis, we assess the trends in the corporate housing industry. In a Corporate Housing Report, we looked at the role of corporate rentals as a major player in corporate relocations. Not surprisingly, things have continued to change, and these changes have led many to enroll their rentals in the CHBO Certified program. This delivers access to the kinds of resources and marketing methods that produce the most coveted outcomes. Let’s consider some of the data and discover if the corporate housing resources in the CHBO Certified program are of benefit to you (as the owner of...

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Unstable Housing Is Modern Reality | Find Furnished Apartments Near Me

If you live in an urban area and do a search for “furnished apartments near me“, it gives you an idea of the average costs for one and two bedroom apartments and even single family homes. And according to many experts, you are probably going to be surprised at the prices for those rental apartments and homes. Statistics about housing in all parts of the U.S. are quite surprising and unnerving. A single article about the issue Unstable housing noted that “with rents rising faster than wages, the burden of affording rent is looming larger and larger for many Americans...

Bathing Beauty: Tips on Creating a Spa-Like Bath Space

By Kerrie Kelly, ASID Kerrie is back at it again. She is here to share how to take a typical bathroom and make it a spa like setting. Introduce a few of these tips to your furnished rental and wow the next customer. Whether it’s through a full remodel or by adding a few chic accessories, transforming your bathroom into a spa-like retreat is perfect for attracting new renters. Creating a sanctuary with natural finishes, clean palettes and spa accessories is a timeless way to update a bathroom while keeping your space neutral. Before listing your property, let’s take a look...

10 Ways to Spice Up Your Bathroom with Accessories

By Kerrie Kelly, ASID Today, Kerrie Kelly, a professional interior designer shares her insight about spicing up your  corporate rental bathroom with accessories. Though not traditionally viewed as the most glamorous room in the home, the bathroom has become a personal oasis—a haven for health, beauty and general rejuvenation. Privacy, comfort and a bit of surprise can help take a bathroom from simply functional to high design. To truly make your bathroom space stand out, we suggest adding some awe-worthy accessories. Medicine Cabinet Medicine cabinets often sit behind the vanity mirror, providing extra storage in a convenient location. Consider...

Corporate Housing Rental Documents 101: The Lease Agreement – Update

In the past we have talked about the Lease Agreement. CHBO now has an updated Documents Library available for FREE in your CHBO DASHBOARD. These documents are now available both as PDFs and as Google Docs to allow you to copy, paste and edit these to best meet the details of your state, your property and your personal preferences. Login at CHBO to start using these documents today. In this post, let’s talk about the actual lease agreement. This is the document you have your tenants sign once the application process has cleared and before they move in. It is often considered the...