Top 3 reasons to market your rental property on CHBO

1) All property listings are optimized for unique Key Word searches both on CHBO and for all major search engins. 2) CHBO is the only rental property marketing site that market and worked for 8 years to develop relationships with Corporate America and businesses in need of corporate housing. 3) CHBO already has thousands of corporations registered who utilize CHBO on a regular basis to solve their housing needs.   thanks chbo… “We listed our downtown Nashville condos on corporatehousingbyowner.com” And within 48 hours received a qualified tenant. We were a bit nervous because this was our first rental property....

Rent Negotiating Strategies – how to get renters to pay your rate

Are potential tenants constantly trying to negotiate your price?  Are you worried that you’ll sour the deal if you don’t discount? In general, tenants always ask for a lower rate or rent negotiating. It seems like no one wants nor expects to pay full price for anything…period. But if you’re like us, you want to get a reasonable rate because you’ve priced your property strategically from the start. Here are a few tips to help you get the price you want without souring the deal: Anticipate and Accept the Negotiation. You have researched your market, you know the comps and...

10 Strategies: Best Property Listing

10 strategies for creating a listing that gets your property found and rented! It’s essential you complete your property listing to ensure maximum occupancy. For help completing your property listing, please review the CHBO Property Owner Handbook. To help you write a successful listing, we thought we’d share with you some of the common mistakes property owners make when writing their listings – mistakes that are sure to turnoff potential clients! 1. Not describing your property in great detail. Do your listing justice by referencing nearby attractions, businesses, amenities, etc. This will help your property show up in keyword search results....

Rental Properties: What the Corporate Renter Expects

CORPORATE RENTER: WHO ARE THEY AND WHAT DO THEY EXPECT? HOW DO I PREPARE MY PROPERTY TO MEET THE EXPECTATIONS OF A CORPORATE TRAVELER? HOW CAN I MAKE IT EASIER TO HAVE A CORPORATE TENANT RENT MY PROPERTY? Answer: CHBO Complete™ CHBO Complete™ is a self-certification you can give your property. It is a seal of quality that helps tenants identify properties that meet or exceed the minimum standards set forth by the corporate housing industry and as expected by tenants of corporate housing. In other words, CHBO Complete™ means the property is turn-key with all the proper furnishings and equipment....

How to Write a Property Listing that Gets READ!

Often, the first contact a potential tenant has with you is through a written advertisement for your property, be it online or in print. This first impression is exceedingly important in attracting numerous quality tenants. The most important factors in writing a good copy are: 1. The first word or two of the ad is the most important. It must catch the reader’s eye and entice them to read more. Words like “clean,” “large,” “quiet,” and, “new” are all good examples. 2. Find out if your newspaper lists classifieds alphabetically. If this is the case, you may want your...