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Apartment Renting to Corporates – An Introduction

If you have an investment apartment, you will naturally be looking for a good financial return, that is why you bought it. So, just find a tenant and watch the cash flow into your bank account. Simple, right? Experienced landlords have discovered that it is far from simple and a good return is not guaranteed. … Read more

The Melbourne coffee round-up

The Melbourne coffee round-up: Must-try cafes while staying in the CBD

Melbourne’s baristas are some of the best in the world, so if you love your coffee, you’ve come to the right place. If you’re in the CBD it’s hard to go wrong at any of the city’s bustling cafes, but there are some standouts we highly recommend. Here is our pick of the best of … Read more

Wellness and the mobile workforce

Wellness and the mobile workforce

Wellness and the mobile workforce by Dr Nhlanhla Mpofu, Medical Director of Occupational Health at International SOS WHO defines health as “a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity1.” Extending this definition of health has changed the traditional societal notion of a ‘healthy person’ from … Read more

Melbourne new year short term apartment stay special

7 Nights in Melbourne New Year Special – 2019/2020

MELBOURNE APARTMENTS FOR NEW YEAR HOLIDAY 2020! Enjoy a 7-night Staycation in Melbourne this Summer! We have a stunning selection of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments available in the heart of Melbourne at a discounted rate of $99 per night for 1 bedroom apartments, and $149 for 2 bedroom apartments — for a minimum 7-night … Read more

Convido Corporate Housing has been shortlisted for The APAC EMMA awards

Convido shortlisted for The APAC EMMAs

The Forum for Expatriate Management- APAC Global Mobility Summit brings together global mobility professionals, industry experts and HR specialists. Taking place alongside the Summit, the EMMAs (Expatriate Management and Mobility Awards) celebrate success, best practice and innovation as well as the individual who has made an outstanding contribution to global mobility in the past 12 … Read more

Understand The New Visa Rules?

Understand The New Visa Rules?

The Australian visa system was always labyrinthine in its complexity, and just when you thought you understood it, along come some dramatic changes. The immigration law firm Fragomen, are acknowledged experts in the area. Partner, Chris Spentzaris, has written the following blog for the benefit of our clients who are grappling with these changes. Thank you, … Read more

Convido Corporate Housing sponsors The Rainforest Trust

Convido Just Protected Some Rainforest

I am very pleased to announce that Convido has become a sponsor of Rainforest Trust. Rainforest Trust purchases and protects the most threatened tropical forests, saving endangered wildlife through partnerships and community engagement. Through these highly effective partnerships, they can ensure sustainable results necessary for the long-term protection of tropical ecosystems and the wildlife they … Read more

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Making The Most Of Your Perth Serviced Apartment Stay

Perth is Australia’s fourth largest city with a population of more than 2 million people, and a third of the Perth population was born outside of Australia. If you’re planning on migrating to Perth, have been hired for a job in Perth or are relocating as part of your current employment we’ve put together some … Read more

7 nights in Manila staycation promotion

7 Nights in Manila New Year Special

MANILA APARTMENTS FOR NEW YEAR HOLIDAY! Enjoy a 7-night staycation in Manila and The Philippines this New Year! We have a stunning selection of studio and 1 and 2 bedroom apartments available in Manila and Bonifacio Global City at discounted rates for a minimum 7-night stay over the Christmas / New Year holiday period. Enjoy … Read more

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Convido Members ASAP Accredited

Association of Serviced Apartment Providers – Stamp of Approval Convido Announcement Chris Miller, Chairman of the Convido Network, is proud to announce Association of Serviced Apartment Providers (ASAP) accreditation for two of our members. Corporate Housing (Vic) Pty Ltd and Corporate Apartments International (Manila) Inc. “Our network members in Australia and The Philippines are absolutely … Read more

Auckland skyline as seen from Hobson bay in Auckland, New Zealand

Corporate Accommodation in Auckland – Now Available

New Zealand Has Been Added to the Convido Portfolio We are delighted to announce to our many friends in the Global Mobility industry, that corporate accommodation in Auckland is now available from Convido. A Delightful Property to Make Our Debut This wonderful St Marys Bay property is featured on our website Auckland serviced apartment page. … Read more