Pleasanton Corporate Housing

Property Spotlight: Luxurious Pleasanton Corporate Housing with Plenty of Privacy in the Bay Area

The Bay Area may not be known for a quiet, rural setting, but this Pleasanton corporate housing option is the exception to the rule. With a population of less than 100,000, there’s no need to worry about neighbors breathing down your neck while you indulge in rest and relaxation after a long day’s work. This city was named One of the Best Places to Visit in the U.S. by livability and this home will offer you all the amenities and comforts you can imagine to ensure you feel the same during and after your stay....

New Year Eve Celebrations

How to Do New Year’s Right, According to ‘CHBO’

If you watch movies that feature a New Year’s scene, and particularly those in which a large group counts down to midnight, you’ll often find that some sort of romantic twist is also incorporated into the moment. As one writer said of this tradition in so many movies, “New Year’s Eve is a big deal, a natural moment for a significant revelation about where you are in your life. And of course it isn’t. The New Year’s Eve party is the party that you want to be so great that it can’t help but be a disappointment in the...

Rent a Large House for Christmas

Rent a Large House for Christmas This Holiday

Have you ever seen the Christmastime film “The Holiday”? Though it has its admirers and its haters, it has a great basic idea. In the film, the two lead characters swap houses (one in England and one in Los Angeles) in order to shake off their holiday season blues and troubles. Both provide furnished housing for rent through a reliable website and the deal is done. The idea of furnished rentals is nothing new, nor is choosing furnished housing for rent for a holiday all that unusual. However, renting a large house for the Christmas holiday is a relatively...

Can Fully Furnished Apartments For Rent Become an Executive Rental

Are you eager to boost your earnings potential from your fully furnished apartments for rent? If so, have you considered turning one or more into an executive rental? If your initial reaction is “Yes, but I know I cannot afford the updates or improvements”, give us a moment. There are some simple ways to make fully furnished apartments for rent much more appealing without dipping too deep into your available capital. Here are several tips from the experts: Sincerely try to work with what you have right now – While there are things about your apartment that cannot be...

Pet friendly apartments

How to Welcome Pets in Fully Furnished Apartments for Rent

As someone with fully furnished apartments for rent, you may balk at the idea of allowing a constant stream of renters with pets to stay in your properties. Yet, national corporate housing statistics reveal that roughly 40% of rentals are pet friendly, and this has helped them to remain fully booked, or booked more often than before. Naturally, there are a few ways to approach the issue, and ensure that the fully furnished apartments for rent emerge without any need for in-depth cleaning, repairs or replacements due to pet damages. Advice from national corporate housing owners typically includes the...

Corporate Housing By Owner’s Play to 5,000 Sweepstakes

Help Corporate Housing By Owner reach 5,000 fans on Facebook! For each 500 fan milestone CHBO reaches, one lucky entrant will win a prize. We’ve already reached our 1,000 fan mark and awarded a $25 gift card to Starbucks. You could be our next winner! When CHBO hits 5,000 fans, one grand prize winner will receive an iPad2 ($499 value). You must enter the sweepstakes to be eligible to win – earn extra entries when you refer friends! Prizes awarded from random drawings from entrant pool. Our fabulous prizes include: 1,000 fan mark: $25 Starbucks gift card 1,500 fan...

A New Website/Tool for the DIY Landlord

Do you need help eliminating specific tenant problems or are you seeking the right resources to obtain key rental forms? We’ve come across a great site – the Landlord Protection Agency (LPA). LPA provides everything you need to manage your property safely and effectively through a variety of essential forms and services. The LPA site gives you access to quality advice from real estate experts and successful landlords. A unique tool that property managers shouldn’t be without is the Lease Obligations Reminder Letter, also available on the site. It’s an effective form for LPA members that allows the landlord...

Renters on the Rise According to Insurance Policy Stats

A recent Reuters article revealed that accidental landlordship is on the rise as evidenced by a 14% increase in renter insurance policies, according to USAA. Renting a home in today’s tough-to-sell housing market can make the difference between falling on hard times or foreclosure and surviving the test of time. Plus, rental income, the article says, can help you hold on to a depreciated home and can give you great tax benefits. That said, it isn’t always easy to find a renter for your home when so many people are competing for quality tenants today. According to research firm...

Buying and Selling to Remain Hot Through Cold Winter Thanks to Extended Home Buyer Credit

As you probably know, Congress extended the buyer credit last month to help ensure that the home buying activities continue to gain momentum through the winter and spring seasons. The credit is 10% of the home price, not exceeding $8,000 for first-time buyers and $6,500 for non-first-time home buyers. It’s only valid for principle residences – not investment properties. If you’re thinking of unloading an investment property that no longer fits into your financial goals, consider doing so soon now because homes are selling and buyers are out there. Here are some tips to making the sale from CorporateHousingbyOwner.com: 1) Price...

Renting out part of our home as a corporate rental. What you need to know

Many homeowners these days are looking to make a little extra cash and the first place they often look is their home. Renting out part of your home can be an effective way to make a little extra money, but you need to go into the process with a little education first. There are two ways individuals are renting out parts of their home. The first way involves someone renting out a room in their home. Room rentals are not considered corporate rentals and should not be marketed as such. However, a great website, Sublet.com, connects individuals renting out a...