Furnished apartments near me

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...

Choosing the right real estate property

Should You Market Your Corporate Rental to Homeowners?

In one of our articles from a few years ago, we addressed the issue of whether your homeowners insurance would pay for extended stay lodging in the event your home became unlivable. The long and short if it was that not all insurers do provide this coverage, but since that time many have added such provisions. After all, with more and more areas experiencing extremes in weather, more and more homes are damaged by flood, fire, water and wind or lightning. This can sometimes force homeowners out for lengthy periods while repairs are made (up to six months at...

corporate rentals

How to Request Reviews from Corporate Housing Rentals

If you are someone who offers corporate housing rentals, you may already know that there is a bit more work to it than you may have initially imagined. Still, it is a great way to monetize ownership of a property and even more so if you can get feedback and reviews on corporate rentals and apartments. Before you throw your hands up in frustration at the fact that another item has to be added to the “to do” list, you should know that it is not all that difficult to get reviews for corporate housing rentals, and it can...

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How to Prevent Illegal Subletting of Your Rental Property

If you are in the business of offering furnished housing rentals, or you have corporate apartment rentals as a form of investment, you know that you need to keep a close eye on those properties at all times. This is to ensure that guests get the quality stay that you have promised, but it is also to ensure that there is nothing illegal or unwelcome occurring on the premises. As the simplest illustration of this, consider the ways to sublet furnished housing rentals. For instance, you might approve of a renter and make all of the arrangements for their...

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Creating Basic Rules for Corporate Tenants of Your Rental Properties

If you are a property owner who is frequently host to a corporate tenant, you may be making assumptions that can lead to confusion or trouble. For example, you may simply assume that each corporate tenant makes themselves familiar with the “house rules” at the time they sign their rental agreement or begin to enjoy their stay. However, it is really up to you, the landlord, to ensure that there are 1) basic rules in place and 2) that you take time to familiarize each tenant with them. Doing this ensures that your furnished apartment or other type of...

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Important Criteria to Consider When Evaluating Property Management Companies

It may seem that managing furnished rentals would be a pretty easy job, but most who attempt it as a DIY venture soon come to regret doing so. This is because it can be quite overwhelming, and even just owning and operating one or two furnished rentals or corporate suites can quickly take over your days and nights. It is truly a non-stop activity, and even those who are great at time management struggle to make it work. This is why many decide to work with a property management company. Choosing Your Provider As you might already know, no...

short term apartments for rent

Hoarding Situations and Short-Term Apartments

It might seem entirely impossible for tenants in short term apartment rentals to create a hoarding situation, but it is far more common than you might know. One organization has determined that hoarding disorders affect up to 15 million people, and that it is an endless behavior. This means that property managers of short term apartments must take the matter seriously and make plans to address the issue if it arises. How? There are some obvious warning signs for longer term rentals, such as a year without a single maintenance call, but even short-term apartment rentals can provide a...

Seattle corporate housing

How Short-Term Rentals in Seattle Can Really Pay Off

In an inspiring story from 2013, property owners can learn just how short-term rentals in Seattle might pay off, even if you (as an owner) don’t see your home as a potential rental. It was back in 2013 that a homeowner in the Seattle area encountered upscale furnished housing for the first time. Visiting a friend staying in Seattle corporate housing, she realized that her own home could become one of those profitable short-term rentals in Seattle, too. She realized that she had to make some investments to get the home to the same level of the Seattle corporate...

Short Term Apartment Rentals

Is It Fully Furnished Apartments or Short Term Apartment Rentals for You?

Anyone who has to consider corporate housing eventually runs into the question of fully furnished apartments versus short term apartment rentals. They sound the same but are not often all that similar, and if you’re in the market for a lucrative real estate investment, you have to determine which is the right one for your goals. To figure out whether you should be sinking available capital into one or the other, look at the following questions: Where? If your goal is to provide corporate housing, but you are torn between fully furnished apartments and short term apartment rentals, you...

New Orleans corporate housing

New Orleans Corporate Housing Goes Beyond Business

Are you heading to the “Big Easy”? Whether it is for business, a lengthy holiday or any other reason, you may want to consider New Orleans corporate housing rather than a traditional hotel or business accommodation. Why? Well, short term apartments in a city like New Orleans guarantee you get to savor the many amazing cultural delights that make it so unique. In a typical business hotel or other form of executive or corporate temporary housing, you are often located outside of the best neighborhoods for experiencing the city. Additionally, it is typically one of the most financially savvy...