Trends: Corporate Housing Terminology

What do you call what we do? This year CHPA (Corporate Housing Providers Association) turns 20 years old but they started at NIHN (National Interim Housing Network) then they became AIHP (Association of Interim Housing Providers) before they settled on CHPA.   If you have been reading my blogs over the years you will know the I believe Corporate Housing should be a “lodging choice” and is part of the larger Extended Stay Lodging segment. I like the professionalism that Corporate Housing denotes, however there are lots of personal reasons people rent corporate housing every day. At the core...

News: Mobility and Corporate Housing Trends

For the last few years since our article “Corporate Housing Myths Debunked” appeared in Mobility Magazine in 2009, Mobility Magazine features an articles on Corporate Housing. This month there were two articles: “More Like Home” and “Online Marketplaces” Two Trends mentioned: 1) Corporations are combining their business travel and corporate housing functions. 2) Business travelers expect accommodations that suit their lifestyles no matter the length of the assignment. According to “More Like Home” – “The hybridization of corporate housing and business travel is creating new audiences for relocation firms. Smaller firms and entrepreneurs who traditionally relied on hotel stays may find that relocation...