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The Best Places to Visit in Baton Rouge, LA

Finding ways to have fun should be on your to-do list whenever and wherever you relocate for your job. If you move into corporate housing in Baton Rouge, in particular, you will not be disappointed. It’s a city rich in culture, history, and activity. To help you make the most of your time in the Red Stick, here’s a list of five fun things to do in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. 1. Meet Mike the Tiger at LSU For families and fans of Louisiana State University, this attraction is a can’t-miss experience. At a small-scale zoo on campus, you’ll find Mike, the official mascot of LSU: a very large, beautiful, live Bengal tiger. Both kids and adults alike can learn tiger trivia from educational resources. If you don’t want to meet Mike in person, you can always see him on the campus’ live webcam. 2. Tour the Magnolia Mound Plantation Get ...
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Businesses Using Corporate Housing During the COVID-19 Pandemic

When the pandemic hit, everything changed—even the way we do business. It is no different for the corporate housing industry during the COVID era, but at the same time, several businesses still rely on affordable short-term housing for relocating employees. Industries Using Corporate Housing During the COVID-19 Era Most of the businesses that still need corporate housing during the COVID-19 pandemic are in these industries: CorporateHealthcareMilitary and governmentOil and gas Others include pest control, disaster recovery, real estate, construction, and staffing agencies. Oil and Gas Much of Premier Corporate Housing’s business comes from the oil and gas industry, which is known for its global mobility. Employment in the industry is also rising—according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, over 158,000 employees worked in the oil and gas extraction subsector in October, up from 155,000 in July. Corporate housing is needed now more than ever. Corporate Executives, consultants, and HR ...
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The Best Parks in Houston, TX

When staying in an unfamiliar city for a great length of time in the COVID era, getting to know your surroundings can be particularly challenging. Premier Corporate Housing’s short-term rentals make it easier than ever to create a comfortable home away from home for the duration of your stay, but to really get a pulse for the local culture and dive into living like the locals do, look no further than your city’s parks! Parks present an affordable, COVID-friendly way to entertain yourself and get immersed in your temporary surroundings. Especially in 2020, when most outings require advanced planning, there’s nothing quite as simple and relaxing as an impromptu trip to the park, where you can just kick back, relax and watch the passersby. Did we mention cocktail trucks? Read on below, where we’ve put together a list of the best parks in Houston, TX for your next extended stay ...
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How to Clean a Corporate Apartment More Efficiently

Finding time to clean is tough for anyone, especially when you’re living or working out of a temporary residence. Whether you’re a parent, an executive, a medical professional, or any kind of traveling employee trying to maintain a short-term rental, it’s easy to skip a good cleaning when you’re tied up with other things. If you don’t find a way to make your apartment presentable, you will quickly grow tired of the dirty floors, spotty bathroom mirror, and accumulation of dirty dishes in the sink. You may constantly wonder how to clean an apartment when life is so chaotic. We have a solution to your problem. Follow these tips for cleaning an apartment quickly and you’ll have your rental in great condition in no time flat. 1. Be Prepared Preventative measures will go a long way toward reducing your tidying time. No need to clean something if it’s already clean, ...
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Entertaining Yourself in a Corporate Apartment While Quarantined

“Work hard, play hard” takes on a whole new meaning during quarantine. While you have to hit the pause button on out-of-the-house adventures as the country deals with COVID-19, keeping yourself entertained and fulfilled after a long day or week of work is essential to your mental, physical, and emotional health. Here are some ways to make the best of sheltering in place in your corporate apartment after conquering the day’s to-do list. Fire Up the Stove Over the past 50 years or so, Americans have trended toward eating out more and more, but it goes without saying that a lot has changed for the restaurant industry in 2020. We’re cooking at home more than ever before in this century—and making healthier choices while doing it. Whether you barely know how to work a microwave or you’re a knowledgeable cook, getting busy in the kitchen can help you pass the ...
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5 Ways to Make Your Rental Space Feel More Like Home

When settling into a short-term rental, you may find yourself wondering how to make your rental space feel like home. It’s natural that it takes time to feel settled into a new, unfamiliar space, and it can be all the more difficult when you’re not surrounded by the familiar comforts of home that you’ve left behind. Now for the good news: There are plenty of simple tricks to making your temporary space feel more personal and comfortable one step at a time. 1. Choose a Rental that Suits Your Style You have options when you work with Premier Corporate Housing. When searching for your corporate apartment rental, we’ll factor in more than just the location. Let us know your preferences for layout, furniture, and entertainment, as well as any special accommodations you’ll need to live comfortably. We’ll do our best to find a selection of units that suit your ideal ...
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