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What Short-Term Rental Legislation Means for Extended Stay Hosts
By Anton Javelosa on March 26, 2018

The impact of the short-term rental business model can’t be overstated, but not everyone is thrilled by the changes caused by this facet of the...

2nd Address Launches A New & Innovative Booking Experience For All
By Anton Javelosa on March 17, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO, CA—The market for extended stays and corporate housing enjoyed a significant upgrade earlier this month, as tech firm 2nd Address...

Best East Bay Neighborhoods for Young People
By Andrew Simmons on March 14, 2018

As the San Francisco Bay Area economy continues to boom, the East Bay, centered around the city of Oakland has grown both in terms of the number...

Introducing the 2nd Address Contacts Manager
By Bernie Lin on February 16, 2018

From maintenance requests to answering inquiries to managing billing and invoices, Hosts tackle many moving parts every day. If you’re fortunate...

2nd Address Makes Property Management Easier: Sync with iCalendar
By Jon Falker on November 9, 2017

Investment property managers have never had more listing site options, but being this spoiled for choice is a double-edged sword. The major...

Corporate Housing Listings Stand out with Video and 360 Photography
By Jon Falker on October 26, 2017

A study done a few years ago by Domain.com showed that real estate listings with video got 4X the number of inquiries! Today, video and other rich...

Seattle City Council Votes to Restrict Hosts Running Background Checks
By Jon Falker on August 31, 2017

  On January 20th, 2018, the "Fair Chance Housing ordinance" went into effect, barring many landlords and property managers/owners from running...

Speed-to-Lead: Improving Conversion for Property Managers
By Jon Falker on July 31, 2017

If you're a real estate rental property manager or owner, you know the importance of improving your sales closure conversion rate. Key to...

Introducing Business Stay Approved Program For Business Travel Housing
By Jon Falker on June 28, 2017

Today, we're happy to formally launch our Business Stay Approved program, which makes it easier to find monthly furnished rentals that meet your...

How To Get Permission From a Home Owner's Association To Create Corporate Housing
By Jon Falker on June 9, 2017

 Some homeowners associations (HOAs) place limitations on how, when and if property owners in the HOA can rent out their condo or home. Many...