Real Estate: What To Know Before Moving Into Temporary Housing

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Temporary housing is a great tool that many travelers use when they need a nice place to stay without committing to a permanent residency, which is a more common occurrence than some people might expect.

Temporary housing comes in many forms, so smoothing out the details before move-in day is a must. That way, travelers can find the best housing options for their specific needs, ensuring comfort and success while they're away. Any traveler unaware of what to know before moving into temporary housing can use the guide below to learn the essentials.


Home, Décor: Tips for Decorating Your Vacation Home


Solidifying What To Bring

Solidifying what to pack is essential before moving into any temporary housing unit. Clothes, toiletries, and electronics are materials that tenants will have to bring themselves. On the other hand, furniture and appliances can vary. Plenty of temporary housing providers supply furniture with their spaces, but that won't always be the case.

The same principle applies to washer/dryer units and fridges—speak with the housing provider beforehand to solidify exactly what comes with the living space and what must be provided by the tenant.


Home, Décor: Three Questions To Ask When House Hunting


That said, learning what to know before moving into temporary housing starts before you begin packing toiletries; it starts with finding a housing provider in the first place.

Considering the Various Housing Options

Anyone searching for temporary housing should know the options available. As mentioned above, some options are better for specific traveler needs. A strong example of this scenario is corporate housing. Business travelers typically search for corporate housing because service providers optimize these living spaces for business-related needs.

Furnished apartments are another option for temporary housing, providing a comfortable "at home" experience even when visitors are many miles away from their main residence.


Gardening 101: Choosing the Right Plants for Your Zone


Furnished apartments won't always have the business-related resources that corporate housing offers, but not every temporary tenant will need those resources anyway. At the end of the day, anyone looking for a temporary housing option should consider their specific needs and travel purposes.

Accounting for Stay Duration

Speaking of specific needs, individuals searching for a temporary living space must consider how long they need to stay. There are different types of corporate housing available, and the lease structure varies slightly between short-term and long-term options.


Helpful Hints For The Procrastinating Gardener


Plus, corporate housing is typically intended for anyone who needs housing for a month or more. However, some travelers only need temporary housing for a week or two. Luckily, there are temporary housing providers who support such residency durations; it just takes some time and patience to find the perfect match for an individual's needs.

Haute Tease

  • Gift Guide: Bright Strips Rainbow Body Art for Tots & Tweens

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Bright Stripes, a creative DIY site, introduces Spa*rkle where spa and beauty kits come in a rainbow of colors giving tots and tweens the chance to express themselves with washable pastel hair color and body art.  

  • HL London: Reallife Theatre Company Manchester Returns with JB SHORTS 14

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    After 13 sell-out seasons and 78 World Premieres, Reallife Theatre Company returns November 3, 2015 with JB Shorts 14, an evening of six more fifteen minute plays by top TV writers, staged at Joshua Brooks in Manchester.

     
  • 2014 Paris Mondial de l’Automobile – High End Fashion Meets Elegant Automobiles of the World

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The luxury 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile, has unveiled a global collection of luxury automobiles, as different as the very diverse automobile buying population. From the unusual, to the flamboyant, to the classic luxurious, the Paris Motor Show 2014 does not disappoint.

     
  • World News: In The Shadow Of Doha

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The recent Doha World Athletics Championships, held in the Persian Gulf, revealed an impossible climate to organize sports competitions and also the moral weakness of participating countries aware of multiple terror attacks sponsored by the host country on Qatar.

     
  • Beltway Insider: Obama Showdown, Alaska, China, Iran, Election; Austria; Gun Violence; Ukraine

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    President Obama begins a three day trip to Alaska stumping for his climate initiatives in a recession scarred Republican controlled state, a flat-lined economy, holding an olive branch to constituents and renaming Mt. McKinley to its original "Denali."

     
  • The Master and The Slave - Man Verses Machine

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The accelerated development of autonomous cars equipped with an Auto-pilot a few months ago asks about the responsibilities to be assumed in the event of a disaster but also about the place and the influence of the Man in front of the technical progress supposed to second him.

     
  • Money News: Global Markets Tumble; Sensex Closes Up

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    The Dow Jones Industrial, along with the majority of the ten most watched global markets, couldn’t escape the bear’s grasp closing down this Thanksgiving week, while the NASDAQ and the S&P500 were managed to close up escaping the mauling.

     
  • UK Elections: Voter’s Reinforce Concern Over Direction Shocking Parties With Near Tory Upset

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Prime Minster Theresa May put on a brave face as she addressed the media after the snap vote delivered a shocking surprise that now has pundits on both sides of the pond debating the effectiveness of Britain’s first female Prime Minster.

     
  • Sugarspun Drops New Single "Will it Be This Way Forever" October

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Indie Rock band Sugarspun, a five piece hailing from the North West of England, bring the sound of the 60's Faces and 90's Oasis and The Verve, right into the here and now with the upcoming October release.

     
  • Virtual Revolution Review – Haunting Tale of the Connected Future

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Virtual Revolution, from Wild Eye Releasing, brings to the screen a visually graphic and shocking world of 2047 where society is divided into two groups those who live for their Virtual Reality existence, the corporations in control the gamers.

     
  • HL Education: College Campuses with The Highest Crime Rate

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

     

    When choosing a college most students consider academics, sports, college life, comfort, and post graduate placement percentage, few look at urban campuses verses city life and even less review crime statistics or allow the rise in campus crime to affect the final determination.

     
  • Stretch Mark Solutions - What Can Be Done Safely?

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    In our modern age we, an evolved people, know that no person has a perfect body, and even supermodels yes, the bikini models you see in Sports Illustrated and Victoria's Secret, have lines, blemishes and even stretch marks.

     
  • Buddha Wild: Monk In A Hut Review – Beautiful, Reverent, an Award Winning Documentary

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    "Buddha Wild: Monk In A Hut" is the first documentary effort for cinematic narrative director, Anna Wilding, and is a discovery into the life and lifestyles of the contemporary Buddhist Monk in Thailand.

     
  • Celeb Photos: Premieres and Parties at the Annual Austin Film & Music Festival

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    Hollywood event company A-List Communications wrapped its annual premiere program of film events at its popular Arts & Cinema Centre with sponsors Maestro Dobel Tequila and Blue Moon Brewing at Basecamp and Summit venues located at 120 West 5th Street in Austin, TX.

     
  • Legends of Oz Dorothy’s Return Review – Limping Along on the Yellow Brick Road

    AddThis Social Bookmark Button

    "Legends of Oz Dorothy's Return," from Summertime Entertainment, brings to the screen a new take on a classic favorite as Dorothy Gale returns to Oz and in the course of her travels  meets new friends and rescues old ones.