Corporate Housing Rentals

How to Write a Great Description for Your Furnished Rental Listing

As someone offering furnished rentals to corporate clients and people relocating to the area of your property, you may wonder how you can make your description bring in views. Without an exciting description of your short term rental, you may have trouble getting tenants in your property. Don’t worry, there are numerous ways you can improve your rental listing description. A great description will help you get bookings and return clients....

Don’t Let Bed Bugs Take a Bite Out of Your Rental Income

Don’t let these pesky insects ruin your property and your reputation! Prevention! Protect a Bed! With bed bugs on the rise, particularly in hotels, the situation has put corporate housing landlords on notice.  Let’s take the time to answer some of your pressing questions about bed bugs: How are bed bugs introduced to a home? Bed bugs are introduced into homes and buildings via luggage and personal belongings of guests and workers. They typically take up residence in beds, but are often found on carpets, luggage, sofas and behind wall hangings too. Do bed bugs carry diseases? While bed bugs don’t...

Corporate Housing rental income $2.48 Billion

The annual Corporate Housing Industry Report is out for 2013. The entire report with specific Data on 50 US cities and 5 Canadian Cities can be purchased from The Highland Group for $495 2014 Corporate Housing Industry Report. Overall, the corporate housing industry remains stable. Highlights include: US corporate housing revenues were $2.48 billion in 2013, down slightly from $2.45 billion. Per survey respondents, US corporate housing inventory is estimated at over 56,000 rental units, with the Canadian market at approximately 7,600 rental units. Occupancy in the United States was down slightly to 88.1%, while Canadian providers saw occupancy decline...