I have been trying to sell our current house, and this other house that I own, for some time, and I think I just found a site that should take my worries away, and I should be able to sell both properties rather quickly, if this site lives up to what it says on its front page. I guess the market is better than I thought. I have been looking on http://www.wepaythemost.co.uk – a site that buys houses and apparently they pay pretty good prices. I mean it is in the name after all. (more…)
I just got kicked out of my parents’ house for reasons that I do not really want to talk about at the moment. There is a certain degree of bitterness involved in this situation. But at the same time, I realize tha tin the end, this decision made by my parents might be for the best. I am going to have to become self-sufficient at some point. So since I am being kicked out, I need to look at Portland apartments and try to figure out the best apartment for me that is going to be fairly cheap, and within the amount of money that I could afford on a monthly basis.
If I can’t do that, then I am going to have a very hard time in my endeavor to find a place to live. My parents, even though they are kicking me out, have allowed me a certain amount of time to find a place to live. I am glad that is the case, because otherwise, it could end up just living on the streets. But, of course, I would have an opportunity couch surf with some of my friends, before really ending up on the streets.
The idea of doing so does not seem very appealing to me though, because I would hate to impose myself upon any of my friends, due to the fact that there would be a rather high chance that I would get on the nerves of a friend I was living with, and thereby, damage our friendship going forward. That would be immensely regrettable, and not at all something that I want to happen. As such, my main goal is to be able to find a place to live and an apartment that I am going to be able to afford to live in.
About corporate housing…
A corporate housing is a lodging facility. This accommodation is temporary and a strictly short term arrangement. The use of houses in real life may vary from situation to situation. Any manager or a C-level official may not be able to attend to concerns of all kinds from workplace. He may need to visit places and meet people in person for varying official reasons. It is not possible to find a hotel at all times. In such cases, this kind of housing comes into the picture.
Factors to consider a corporate housing:
There are different types of corporate housing option based on:
• Location it is situated
• Duration of stay
• Accessibility to essentials
• Transportation facilities
When a corporate housing is located in the heart of the city, it costs more than an accommodation in an interior facility. The cost of the facility also depends upon the utilities that accompany it. These utilities include cleaning services, parking, and furnishing. The housing may charge more in case of infant care being included.
The pricing of such housing arrangements is higher when compared to private lodging as it involves extra services. Furthermore, a long stay will be charged less when compared to a short term stay.
Advantages of this kind of housing:
The benefits of such corporate housing facilities are countless…
• It provides a more comfortable staying environment for the official and executives adding pleasure to the stay.
• After a busy and hectic day of work, the guests can relax in a home-like environment which enhances the experience.
• Saves the guests from detached and unhygienic hotel surroundings.
• Family stay can be accommodated with pleasure. Spouse and children can stay in a comfortable environment.
• Guests can be accommodated in such a kind of stay.
• Official meetings can be conducted with a personal touch away from office.
• Visitors can cook their own food in their own style without having to depend on hotels and restaurants. Guests need not suffer due to unfamiliar eating styles.
Finding a suitable corporate housing:
To begin with, a good housing service can be searched for in the internet. Again there are also property agencies and real estate agencies taking care of this. A search engine like the Google can be used for this purpose. The search should be of the format “corporate housing+ area name”. Verification of the track records can be done with the help of “Better Business Bureaus”.
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