Furnished Finder Blog


Wanderly for Travel Nurse Jobs. An article written by Furnished Finder.

Posted Apr 30, 2018

Furnished Finder is where travel nurses go for short term furnished housing. Along with our sister-site, www.travelnursehousing.com, we’re all about helping travel nurses find affordable furnished rentals once they get hired. But there’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes before they land on our site, and there’s one company that’s leading the way in travel nurse jobs. Wanderly.us..... Continue reading 



Extended Stay Hotels in these states are gearing up to accept more travel nurses thanks to the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC).

Posted Feb 23, 2018

The eNLC now opens up 26 more states for travel nurses to practice under the same license. This means that extended stay hotels (and other property types) in these states may see more volume from traveling nurses. According to the the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN), the goal is to increase access to care while maintaining all current patient protection mechanisms already in place. Of course travel nurses who have, or apply for, a multistate license still have to..... Continue reading 



Andrew Craig’s recent interview with the CEO of Furnished Finder.

Posted Nov 10, 2017

Read Andrew Craig’s recent interview with the CEO of Furnished Finder. Andrew is a travel nurse blogger (and a travel nurse himself) who created the popular facebook group “Traveler Talk” which is known for its refreshingly positive community of travelers and recruiters. ..... Continue reading 



Travel Nurse Housing Site Furnished Finder Featured in a Blue Pipes Article.

Posted May 29, 2017

Securing adequate housing is one of the biggest challenges involved with travel nursing contracts. The typical contract duration and the financial constraints of the bill-rate make it difficult to secure housing that is desirable, safe and affordable in many markets. Of course, there are tons of services out there from Craigslist to corporate housing services, but none of them are necessarily designed to handle the unique challenges of travel nursing....... Continue reading 



Furnished Finder: A place for Travel Nurses and Property Owners

Posted May 9, 2017

We realized some time ago that housing is always the X-factor when it comes to making travel nursing memorable and profitable. Corporate housing companies think that travel nurses are cash cows, but nothing can be further from the truth! Stipend nurses, by definition, always work on a budget which is why Furnished Finder doesn’t mark-up rent or charge booking fees. In fact, our services are always totally free for the travel nurse!...... Continue reading 



Furnished Finder Helps Protect Travel Nurses From Housing Scams With a New FREE Owner Verification Report

Posted March 21, 2017

Online housing scams are out of control which lead to immediate loss and lasting damages. Traveler safety and security are our highest priorities, so it's no wonder that we're investing our efforts where it can help our travelers the most. Furnished Finder now offers our travelers a FREE Owner Verification Report which will tell you the name of the owner on record, if there is any pending foreclosure, and other property-specific information...... Continue reading 



How Professional Real Estate Photos Can Make All The Difference

Posted March 19, 2017

You’ve gone to great lengths to get your property ready to rent to travelers, but many private homeowners drop the ball when it comes to the most important part. It’s obvious, relatively inexpensive, and is the single biggest differentiator that can set your listing apart from the rest...... Continue reading 



Furnished Finder offers Free listing option for new property owners who rent short-term!

Posted March 13, 2017

People are looking at their basement or back house a little differently now as more and more private homeowners are renting those spaces to travel nurses for some extra income. Or perhaps you have a few condos or a house that you rent as a vacation rental, but are looking to tap into a traveler base that stays for a longer period time? Travel nurses take 13-week assignments across the nation on a recurring basis...... Continue reading 



Top 7 Considerations For Landlords Looking to Rent to Travel Nurses

Posted February 27, 2017

So, we have been getting this question a lot lately, “How can my furnished property be more travel nurse friendly, and what exactly are they looking for?” I’ll attempt to go point by point and explain what travel nurses are looking for when they’re considering housing. There will always be outliers to these points, but, generally-speaking, this will cover the largest percentage of traveling nurses. ...... Continue reading 



50 Top Cities for Travel Nurses

Posted November 29, 2016

If you’ve been trying to find out the most frequently traveled cities by travel nurses, you’ve come to the right place. In fact, the top 2 questions we get is where do travel nurses go and where do travel nurses live? After countless requests for the most traveled cities by travel nurses, we’ve decided to release this ...... Continue reading 



Housing request feature makes travelers searching for short-term housing more efficient.

Posted August 3, 2016

We know you have a lot of choices when you're looking for travel nurse housing. Now with the Housing Request feature from Furnished Finder, travel nurses and other business travelers looking for furnished short-term housing can fill out one quick form which sends out their housing search parameters to all the property owners in the area which you’re traveling...... Continue reading 



White Label Map Helps Medical Staffing Companies

Posted August 3, 2016

Furnished Finder is pleased to announce the launch of their white label map to their partners in the medical staffing industry. Many travelers prefer to take the housing stipend; this gives travelers more control over the housing they receive and an opportunity to retain any extra monies tax free..... Continue reading 



Sync your Furnished Finder calendar with iCal

Posted April 18, 2016

iCalendar is a file format that allows users to create and share electronic calendars and is supported by many companies and programs. On Furnished Finder, you can import calendars from other websites..... Continue reading 



Alternative to VRBO & HomeAway

Posted March 10, 2016

Are you looking for an alternative to VRBO or HomeAway? Have you considered renting your furnished property as corporate rental? Maybe Furnished Finder is for you? When you list your furnished rental on FurnishedFinder, travelers can find your property and reach out to you directly!..... Continue reading 



The Hard Inquiry Dilemma

Posted January 14, 2016

Traveling nurses are acutely aware of a group of people who don’t care if they are hurt your credit score. This group is responsible for lowering your credit score up to about 20 points per year!! They do it without even blinking an eye….and what’s even worse, we let them do it!!! Who are these people with this abhorred behavior you may ask? They are Landlords! Your credit could possibly be declining with every assignment you take! ..... Continue reading 



Vacation Rental Owner Chooses Furnished Finder

Posted December 11, 2015

I own a few vacation rentals and list them on the usual places (airbnb, vrbo, craigslist) but recently found a new site that places travelers in units for 30 days or greater. This was attractive to me because I’m kinda over being a 3 night minimum vacation rental host, and was looking for another direction for my units..... Continue reading Vacation Rental Owner Chooses Furnished Finder



Pet Friendly Furnished Housing

Posted November 8, 2015

If you own a pet and have a career that requires traveling, then you know how difficult it is to find pet friendly furnished apartments. Luckily the good people here at Furnished Finder have been working tirelessly adding furnished properties that allow pets. There is a filter on the map function that you can search by that will filter out the properties that do not allow pets. .... Continue reading Pet Friendly Furnished Housing



Furnished Housing for Travel Nurses

Posted November 1, 2015

You hear it from your fellow travelers all the time! “What are the best sites to find travel nurse housing?” Everybody knows the big sites like Apartments.com, Craigslist, Airbnb, or fill in the blank corporate housing site, but let’s face it… You’re on a budget because, well, you’re a stipend nurse!!! Anyone can find a furnished apartment for $2500+. .... Continue reading Furnished Housing for Travel Nurses



Travel Nurse Housing – Expert Tips and Tricks

Posted October 29, 2015

If you’re reading this, then I feel your “furnished housing” pain. Perhaps this is your first assignment as a travel nurse or maybe you’re a seasoned vet with 15 assignments under your belt? The bottom line is that since there are SO many housing sites that are constantly feeding you ton of data, how do you know where to start?.... Continue reading Travel Nurse Housing – Expert Tips and Tricks



Best Neighborhoods for Travel Nurses in San Antonio, TX

Posted October 27, 2015

One of the most popular travel nurse assignments is San Antonio, TX! There are a ton of things to see in San Antonio while you’re traveling for work.... Continue reading Best Neighborhoods for Travel Nurses in San Antonio, TX

Furnished Finder Is Providing Property Owners with a New Model That Boasts Big Returns with Less Turn-Over!

Posted July 1, 2015

Furnished Finder, a leading source of temporary housing for medical staffing agencies and travel nurses direct, is launching an added feature to its website which will give individual property owners the ability to... Continue reading Furnished Finder Is Providing Property Owners with a New Model That Boasts Big Returns with Less Turn-Over!

Furnished Finder featured in "Growth in Healthcare is good for the Traveling Nurse". 

Posted November 18, 2014

Traveling Nurses set to capitalize on an additional 700,000 RN jobs over the next 10 years... Continue reading Furnished Finder featured in "Growth in Healthcare is good for the Traveling Nurse"

Deposit Saver from Furnished Finder: Move-in without the Move-in Cost. 

Posted October 10, 2014

Traveling Professionals Adopt New Service From Furnished Finder; Deposit Saver. Deposit Saver from FURNISHED FINDER allows corporate housing with $0 move-in. Furnished Finder, a leader in... Continue reading Deposit Saver from Furnished Finder: Move-in without the Move-in Cost

Furnished Finder launches FullStay & FlexStay

Posted August 4, 2014

Traveling Professionals Adopt Another New Service From Furnished Finder:    FULLSTAY & FLEXSTAY –  ...   Continue reading Furnished Finder launches FullStay & FlexStay