Homesuite Blog - Monthly Furnished Housing

Introducing Business Stay Approved Program For Business Travel Housing

Posted by Jon F. on Jun 28, 2017 8:00:00 AM

Today, we're happy to formally launch our Business Stay Approved program, which makes it easier to find monthly furnished rentals that meet your business travel housing needs. We know that business travelers need a reliable, seamless experience. They also want a unique property that provides maximum comfort over extended stays of 30+ days. Homesuite Business Stay Approved properties provide the reliability of a hotel with the comfort and personality of a home. 

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Topics: business travel, corporate housing, furnished apartment

California Furnished Apartments Listing/Booking Growth

Posted by Jon F. on Jun 23, 2017 1:35:21 PM

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Topics: corporate housing, furnished apartment, Landlords

How To Get Permission From a HOA To Create Corporate Housing

Posted by Jon F. on Jun 9, 2017 7:37:00 AM

Some homeowners associations (HOAs) place limitations on how, when and if property owners in the HOA can rent out their condo or home. Many property owners are unsure of whether or not their HOA allows them to rent out their condo/apartment. In most cases, renting out your condo, apartment or home for 30+ days is allowed.

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Topics: Advice, Landlords

Most and Least Expensive California Towns for Corporate Housing

Posted by Jon F. on Jun 8, 2017 7:43:00 AM

Our landlords (and tenants for that matter) are always interested in furnished apartment pricing trends, especially when it comes to corporate housing. So we've crunched some fresh data to show some of the most and least expensive California towns for corporate housing on the Homesuite platform. As you browse the data below, you'll notice that we're using Price Per Bedroom. It should be noted that since 2+ bedroom apartments and houses tend to cost a lot less in rent per bedroom than studios/1BRs, the higher the multi-bedroom density in that particular town or neighborhood, the more affordable the Price/Bedroom will appear.

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Topics: corporate housing, furnished apartment, Landlords

Homesuite's Preferred Partners For Office Managers and Landlords

Posted by Jon F. on May 30, 2017 11:30:50 AM

As an open marketplace for furnished apartments and corporate housing, we have relationships with thousands of property owners, property managers, business travelers, office managers and corporate travel agents. We often get asked if we recommend any partners for various services related to furnished apartments. We do in fact maintain a list of Homesuite preferred partners that we feel are the best in their respective businesses. We'll share a few of those with you here.

On the property owner/manager/landord side, we often get asked for partner recommendations in fields including furniture rental, safety certifications and finding professional property managers. Our favorites in those categories are below.

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Topics: partners

HR-Approved Corporate Housing Versus Home-Sharing

Posted by Jon F. on May 26, 2017 9:34:06 AM

Business travel is changing quickly and a lot of that change is being driven by the explosion in the sharing economy. The use of home sharing sites like Airbnb is on the rise. The use of car sharing services like Uber and Lyft is on the rise. Corporate policy is not quite keeping up. The Global Business Travel Association did some great research highlighting the gap in what employees perceived is permitted by their companies' HR or travel teams versus what is actually permitted. Note that only 17% of corporate travel managers actually allow home-sharing in their travel policy. 

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Topics: corporate housing, sharing economy

Homesuite Partners With Farm Hill

Posted by Jon F. on May 9, 2017 7:30:00 AM
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Topics: Promotions, partners

Homesuite on HomeAway/VRBO: 9 Most Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by Jon F. on May 8, 2017 6:37:00 AM

 

 

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We get a lot of questions about our relationship with HomeAway and VRBO, so we figured we'd answer the most frequently asked questions in a short blog post.

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Topics: partners

Homesuite's Fresh New Look

Posted by Jon F. on May 2, 2017 8:00:00 AM

 

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Topics: corporate housing, referrals, office managers

Complete how-to guide for avoiding scams on Airbnb

Posted by David Adams on Apr 28, 2017 7:17:00 AM
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