Benefits of Furnished Apartments For Travel Nurses

Travel Nurse Norfolk

When travel nurses find themselves in need of temporary locations to live, leasing furnished apartments can offer many benefits. Renting a hotel room is usually more expensive. Many cities have limits on how long a person can reside in a hotel. Hotels are usually one room, some have an adjoining room with a sitting area if its a nicer hotel. These hotel rooms do not have the home away from home feel or offer the amenities travel nurses are used to when living at home. There generally are no cooking facilities in hotel rooms. Renting a furnished apartment with all of the amenities such as a full size kitchen, a bedroom, a living room stocked with all the necessities is much more comfortable for medical travelers and far less expensive too.

The most problematic part of being away from home is that nothing is available when you need it. Your house is stocked with everything you need and is placed in a convenient location for use. A sewing needle or pair scissors is nowhere to be found in a hotel room, the rooms are way too small and confining for anything but sleeping. There is very little privacy because there is a room right next door and you always enter through a lobby. When leasing a furnished apartment these issues don’t exist. A furnished apartment is set up just like a normal house or apartment. There is a living room, bedroom, full size kitchen stocked with all the necessities a travel nurse would need. Read the rest of this entry »

What Is Furnished NATO Housing?

NATO Housing

The term “Furnished NATO Housing” is used to refer to a fully furnished apartment or house. These fully furnished units go by many titles; Extended Stay Housing, Corporate Apartment, Furnished Off Base Housing or simply furnished apartments .

Even though there is different terminology, each basically mean the same thing and there are basic expectations and responsibilities when it comes to leasing any unit regardless of what its called.

When someone is on business travel, military travel, or relocating on temporary assignment these types of housing are often an ideal choice. Especially when the length of stay is not immediately known or the stay is longer than a few weeks. The cost is typically more than an unfurnished residence, but once you factor in the cost of renting or purchasing furniture the overall price is quite comparable. Another important factor is someone else doing all the leg work for you. Read the rest of this entry »

Deciding to Rent Furnished Apartments In Norfolk

Apartment For Rent
When traveling to a location for an extended period of time or living there for work, a great option for the person that wishes to get settled quickly in a new environment is to consider renting a furnished apartment (sometimes called corporate housing). Finding an affordable, comfortable furnished apartment to rent can be tricky. When money is no object luxury accommodations are plentiful. If you’re working with a budget the search becomes more challenging.

When deciding about furnished apartments to rent, there are some options available to help find locations as well as deals; find a realtor to help you, search through the internet, the newspaper, word of mouth or simply wander through the neighborhood you’d like to live in.

Renting a space that is already equipped with everything you need, can save both time and money in the long run if you’re planning to move out after a period of time. Unlike staying in a hotel, furnished apartments allow you to feel more like you’re living in a home. There’s usually more room and you can add decorations to suit your individual taste.
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