Colorado Couple Finds Stream of Quality Tenants at CHBO

Ray and Rayetta Thomas’s home is nestled in a private neighborhood in Manitou Springs, Colorado. The property has a breathtaking, unobstructed view of Pikes Peak and is minutes from Colorado Springs, Colorado. When it came time to renovate their detached garage, Ray and Rayetta decided to put a flat roof on the garage so they could add a second story guesthouse on top. After the project was complete, the property sat vacant with the exception of a few guests here and there. Rayetta says she felt the home was too valuable to be vacant all the time. It was...

Corporate Rental Fraud Protection

Things to know – thought you might find this interesting – you can also learn more in the Corporate Housing Handbook and by reviewing the CHBO Blog Archives – Kimberly Be Ever Vigilant for Insidious Real Estate “Phishing” Scams The Internet Crime Complaint Center reported 14,432 scam cases involving Real Estate Rental in 2012. Accumulated losses were above $15.4 million. These are only the ones reported by the victims; many of the wretches are too embarrassed to admit they were hoodwinked. On the sunny side, other premeditated targets were either lucky or savvy enough to see the crooks coming...