Rental Documents for Corporate Housing… See which ones you’re missing?

After 10 years of blogging the number one blog post of all time is the rental lease used for corporate housing. So we always know this is a popular topic on our CHBO Annual Report. Corporate Housing: Rental Documents Having profitable real estate has a lot to do with: Setting and meeting expectations with your renters and Having the written documentation you need to confirm and support these transactions and expectations Real estate laws and regulations are always changing. They’re regulated and established on a state-by-state basis, and the rules apply differently if you’re an individual managing your own...

Corporate Housing Rental Documents 101: The Rental Application – Update

In the past we have talked about the Rental Application. CHBO now has an updated Documents Library available for FREE in your CHBO DASHBOARD. These documents are now available both as PDFs and as Google Docs to allow you to copy, paste and edit these to best meet the details of your state, your property and your personal preferences. Login at CHBO to start using these documents today.   A rental application should include all the basic information about your prospective tenant, including their name, address, ss#, driver’s license number, employer, previous landlord, as well as the opportunity for them to disclose any...

Corporate Housing Rental Documents 101: The Lease Agreement – Update

In the past we have talked about the Lease Agreement. CHBO now has an updated Documents Library available for FREE in your CHBO DASHBOARD. These documents are now available both as PDFs and as Google Docs to allow you to copy, paste and edit these to best meet the details of your state, your property and your personal preferences. Login at CHBO to start using these documents today. In this post, let’s talk about the actual lease agreement. This is the document you have your tenants sign once the application process has cleared and before they move in. It is often considered the...

Corporate Housing Rental Documents 101: The Lease Agreement

This article is part of a series of articles discussing the various documents you’ll need as a corporate housing landlord. In our last post we talked about the importance of a rental application. It’s the first step to protecting your rental property from unruly renters and serves as a way to qualify quality tenants. In this post, let’s talk about the actual lease agreement. This is the document you have your tenants sign once the application process has cleared and before they move in. It is often considered the most important document in the field of property management. To...

Corporate Housing Rental Documents 101: The Rental Application

This article is part of a series of articles discussing the various documents you’ll need as a corporate housing landlord. A rental application is the first step to making sure the tenant is a viable tenant – consider it the qualification step. Before signing any lease agreement with a potential renter, ask them to fill out a rental application. You can create one on your own, Google search for a template, or simply login to your CHBO account – a sample Rental Application is available to members in the “Forms and Documents” section. A rental application should include all...