All Posts by Francis Buchanan

As SilverDoor's Content Writer, Francis has garnered over two years of experience within the serviced apartment sector - researching and writing articles on the business travel and global mobility industries.

A Guide to Corporate Housing

Written by on 30th October 2018
Category: Business Travel

Business travellers have many options available to them when booking long-term accommodation. Hotels are the common go-to accommodation choice for many business travellers, but there is a suitable alternative – corporate housing. The corporate housing industry is fuelled by business travel and, therefore, always has the needs of business travellers in mind. Corporate housing, or […]

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Welcome to Orbital One

Written by on 29th October 2018
Category: SilverDoor news

Orbital One is our new industry-leading digital platform that has been designed with our property partners’ convenience in mind. We have built a place where you can manage and oversee your entire apartment portfolio across all of our brands. In addition to a more streamlined property upload process, you will also be provided with your […]

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Best Places in London to Celebrate Thanksgiving

Written by on 8th October 2018
Category: City guides

Thanksgiving is a huge cause for celebration in America, and, as a business traveller coming from the States; you may be at a crossroads as to what to do for it. Americans spending Thanksgiving in London are spoilt for choice when it comes to restaurants and bars, but how many are pulling out the stops […]

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11 Places That Have The Same Name in Britain and America

Written by on 27th September 2018
Category: Business Travel

The reason behind why so many place names in America are the same as in England is not because Americans are unoriginal, it’s because these places were named after them. From escaping religious or political persecution to seeking out the riches of a new land, migration from areas of Europe has long been commonplace. Wherever […]

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Corporate Housing vs. Hotels

Written by on 28th August 2018
Category: Business Travel

Business travellers are always confronted with a range of different options when booking accommodation in a new city. Hotels are always in consideration. However, other forms of accommodation such as short-term rentals and corporate housing are also an alternative. Corporate housing is essentially the transatlantic equivalent of the serviced apartment. Corporate housing actually predates the […]

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