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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...


Best Blogs for Hosts
By David Adams on April 26, 2017

Getting started as a host has a steep learning curve. Unfortunately, much of the knowledge is locked up in books or with the people that have...


Know the Difference: Corporate Housing and Airbnb
By Anton Javelosa on April 25, 2017

Airbnb can probably be considered the Uber of travel and lodging. Not only has it disrupted hotels and homestays, but it has forever changed the...

Revenue, Corporate Housing

The Best Corporate Housing Websites
By David Adams on April 20, 2017

For the longest time, corporate housing has been an offline market where business travelers and booking agents communicated with property managers...


How to Boost Rental Property Income
By Jing Zhu on July 21, 2016

The short-term rental market is constantly growing. New listings are added to various online platforms daily. As the competition grows, you may be...



Are Furnished Rentals Right for You?
By Jing Zhu on July 1, 2016

*updated October 11, 2018*


Proposition F San Francisco Is Here
By Jing Zhu on October 29, 2015

With the growing number of apartments made exclusive to short-term rentals on sites like Airbnb and VRBO, San Francisco is faced with a housing...


Best East Bay Neighborhoods for Young People
By Jing Zhu on March 27, 2015

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...


What is a Furnished Apartment? Are They Right for Me?
By Jing Zhu on February 24, 2015

If you are searching for apartments, chances are you stumbled across some furnished apartments. Furnished housing is simply an umbrella term that...