Corporate housing rentals

Furnished Housing and Corporate Housing is Big with Professional Athletes and Others

Back in 2013, we did a brief investigation into the Latest Professional Athletes Corporate Homes for Sale and explored how often people in the sporting industry had to sell up and find temporary quarters until they could relocate permanently. Of course, many athletes get laid up by injury and have to quickly unload their real estate investments because of such a major career change, which presents an opportunity for the real estate investor....

Corporate Housing Real Estate Segment: Properties

Find out what the ideal bedroom count is for offering corporate housing

Properties An essential difference between the full-service​​corporate housing industry and the independent corporate housing real estate segment is the size of property that is rented – and more specifically, the number of bedrooms. Corporate housing rentals in residential properties rented by private owners are generally ​larger, ​in both overall size and bedroom count, than the typical, business-to-business lodging options provided by full-service corporate housing companies....

Tenants rights

Important Things You Should Know About Tenant Rights

As many people who own furnished housing rentals understand, the relationship between themselves and renters can be tricky if things go wrong. That is why anyone with luxury furnished apartments (as well as those renting them) are advised to understand their rights as renter or landlord. There are some basic rules that apply to furnished housing rentals and all other rentals. As an example, federal laws protect anyone from civil rights violations where housing is concerned. What that means is simple: You cannot refuse to rent luxury furnished apartments to interested parties based on their race, nationality, gender, religion,...

Pet friendly Apartments

A Pet-Friendly Furnished Apartment Living Guide

Did you know that the pet supplies industry is in the billions of dollars every year? In fact, many pet owners say they are likely to shop for presents for pets when they are away in addition to picking up gifts for human family members. That is why there are now so many pet friendly apartments for travelers to rent. Of course, housing statistics also prove that millenials are now buying homes more and more because they want to be able to live with pets and have room for pets to roam. That too means that any pet friendly...

Fully furnished apartment for rent by CHBO

Why Travelers Choose CHBO Over Hotels and Extended Stays

There are many reasons that travelers make extended stays in specific cities or regions. Though many might experience a “knee jerk reaction” of thinking about booking their stay in some sort of hotel or property designed for extended stays, many are reconsidering. Instead, the ever-increasing trend is toward booking stays in CBHO or corporate housing by owner properties. There are many reasons, and these include: Hotels and extended stays are typically far more expensive. Most extended stays are designed for convenience and for business travelers only, this can make them extremely cold, generic and very uncomfortable. For example, imagine...

Furnished apartments

Property Manager, Insurances and Furnished Housing

As a property owner, you already know that insurance is a must have item. It is what guarantees you will not suffer a financial loss on your property, but it can also offer you a great deal more. This is particularly true if you offer fully furnished apartments for rent and if you work with a property management company. Why? To begin with, furnished housing opens up a few liabilities. There is the risk that the items you supply are damaged, destroyed or lost and you need coverage that prevents your profit margin from evaporating should you need to...

Corporate housing rental keys

How to Delight Guests of Your Corporate Furnished Apartment

When people travel for work, there’s often a stressful reason behind it. For example, it could be for an important project, relocation, training assignment, or a medical professional or professor bringing a particular expertise. Small wonder then, that tenants looking for their own short-term housing tend to look for the least stressful option. They want something close to work, with the amenities they need and convenient shopping. For corporate renters, it’s even more important, then, to create a relaxing environment that not only meets their needs, it exceeds them. And in a market with significant competition, the little things...

City Spotlight: Exploring Austin, Texas Through the Eyes of Furnished Apartment Hunters

All About Weird, Wild Austin Moving to Austin? Texas’ capital is admittedly weird. It’s also the hottest relocation destination in Texas with high demand for furnished housing.  A pleasant climate and a great live music scene and lots of entertainment options, coupled with a strong economy, have created a boom. The University of Texas and the scene on Sixth Street has “hooked” more than 50,000 thousand students to this college town. Yet the city has preserved The University of Texas and the scene on Sixth Street has “hooked” more than 50,000 thousand students to this college town. Yet the...

Seattle Mid Century Modern Furnished Apartment – CHBO Property Spotlight

This fully furnished apartment consist of a one-bedroom, one-bath basement in Seattle’s Phinney Ridge puts you close to the heart of downtown in one of the nation’s best neighborhoods. The company car will be needed strictly for your commute – this neighborhood is very walkable. The home is just one and a half blocks from Phinney Avenue, a hip and eclectic area replete with eateries, coffee shops, and boutiques. This is a welcoming and family friendly area full of successful professionals. Just further afield from the home are Greenlake, Woodland Park and the Woodland Park Zoo, Fremont, Wallingford, and...

Suzette Sommer Tells Her Story About Becoming A Successful Landlord

In 2013, Suzette Sommer had never considered converting her home into an investment. In fact, she had never even thought of the possibility that her gorgeous house might be prime Seattle corporate housing. She did know, though, that she had lost her business, and that, in caring for her dying husband, she had come within a month of foreclosure. Then she was inspired by a friend staying in a Seattle furnished rental. Suzette’s friend was waiting for her new house to be built, and, as she visited Suzette, she saw how luxurious and comfortable Seattle corporate housing could be....