Business Success: The Future of Corporate Housing

New AvenueWest franchise owner Tamara Lopes ran her own corporate housing business for 17 years in the San Francisco Bay Area and spent 30 or so years in property management before that. There isn’t much she hasn’t seen or experienced in the business, including the thrill of seeing her company grow, the effects of the …

Be your own boss without being alone

12 Entrepreneurs Share Their Thoughts on Franchising The truth is starting a business is hard work and keeping it strong through market ups and downs and evolving markets is ever harder. AvenueWest Managed Corporate Housing was started in 1999 and I worked 12 hour days, 7 days a week.  It was hard, but fun and …

5 Reasons Veterans Should Consider Employment and Entrepreneurship in Corporate Housing and Property Management

Since 2008, Jen Yick has been the Property Manager and a licensed Real Estate Agent for AvenueWest Corporate Housing in San Francisco. As a veteran working in the corporate housing industry, Jen is keenly aware of how military training and service is great preparation for this non-traditional job. Jen connects people seeking short-term furnished housing …