May 21, 2019

The Most Incredible, Yet Still Underrated, Transformation of the Boston Seaport


If you’ve made your way around Massachusetts, it’s easy to spot the differences between Boston and it’s Seaport district. The Seaport provides a very new age, upscale environment, booming with[…]

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May 14, 2019

The Biggest Festival In New Haven History. 15 Days Long. Over 200 Events.


For 15 days, June 8th - June 22nd, New Haven, Connecticut will be hosting the biggest festival it’s ever seen...and we thought it was worth a share. Learn all you need to know about the 2019[…]

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May 07, 2019

Why Furnished Apartments Are The Key To Employee Relocation. Reduce Your Risk Now.


Did you know the cost of an unsuccessful relocation costs a company $65,000? That’s a lot of money!

75% of those failed relocations are due to your employee not settling in and adjusting[…]

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April 30, 2019

How to Sleep Better While Traveling


Traveling can be an amazing experience - whether it be for work, pleasure, or personal reasons. You’re in a new environment, maybe overseas, living like a local, eating different foods, meeting[…]

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April 23, 2019

Suburban Over City Living. Opting-In For Nearby Residential Apartments Instead.


At Compass, the demand for our Boston apartments are never-ending. Due to many residents traveling to Boston for work, medical, or personal reasons, the need is there. However, we’ve seen an[…]

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April 16, 2019

The Top 10 Packing Tips You Need To Try


When it comes to packing, everyone has a different process. If you’re anything like me, you’re an over-packer. For some reason, we think we'll finish an entire book series on our trip and need[…]

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April 09, 2019

A Newbie's Guide to Furnished Apartments


Hi, everyone!

My name is Maddy and I’m the newest member of the Compass Crew! As a Content Creator, my job is to show the quality, passion, and authenticity Compass has in both creative, yet[…]

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April 02, 2019

10 Tips for Relocating to a New City

Relocating to a new city can be a bit overwhelming and downright stressful (between adjusting to the area, making new friends, and overall just trying to feel at home), but it doesn't have to[…]

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March 26, 2019

Top 4 Dive Bars in Boston's Downtown Crossing

As the Property Manager for ARTlab Living (Downtown & Back Bay), I love meeting new people, sharing stories and food adventures, and most of all providing excellent service. Being onsite every day[…]

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March 19, 2019

Finding the Perfect Short-Term Apartment


I find that understanding a guests’ specific needs is paramount in ensuring they have a successful stay. As their Compass Guide, there are several questions/topics that I like to discuss before[…]

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March 12, 2019

How to Make Your Short-Term Apartment Feel Like Home

Whether you’re moving into a short-term apartment for a few months or even just a few days, I’m sure you’d want to make it as comfortable as possible. Who wants to stay somewhere that feels stale[…]

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March 05, 2019

How We Stay Industry Thought Leaders Through Conferences

This past February, Compass was excited to attend the annual Corporate Housing Providers Association (CHPA) conference. Compass has been a member of the association and attending the yearly[…]

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February 26, 2019

What to Expect When Remodeling

I’m going to let you in on a little secret. Homeownership is not for the faint of heart. Remodeling your house is one of the most chaotic and stressful experiences you will probably go through,[…]

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February 19, 2019

Top 5 Places to Eat in the South End

As a Boston local, I am always out and about looking for new spots and fun happenings in the area. I've already shared my favorite music venues in Boston and now I have more hidden gems to tell[…]

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February 12, 2019

Making an Impact While Volunteering

The year of 2018 was a big one for our COMPASSionate Crew. Not only did we launch our Room to Heal fund with Boston Children’s Hospital as a part of our Compass Cares program but we also had[…]

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February 06, 2019

Best Shows & Movies on Netflix

We know HOW difficult a long day at work can be. Meeting after meeting, emails, calls, follow ups, those coworkers.. as soon as you get through the door you may feel like you want to collapse.



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February 05, 2019

How to Stay Healthy During Business Travel

I don't know about you, but I love traveling! I love being in a new place whenever I can, whether it's for personal pleasure or for business. I also try to live a healthy lifestyle as much as[…]

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January 29, 2019

A Die-Hard Sports Fans Guide to Boston

When you think about New England, you may immediately picture our colorful fall leaves or frigid winters, but if there is one thing you should know about us New Englanders, it’s how dedicated,[…]

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January 22, 2019

Tips & Tricks on Traveling with Pets

Having a few furry family members, 2 large dogs and a cat the size of a dog, I know how stressful it can be to live with them, let alone think about traveling. Between an anxious Black Lab (Moose)[…]

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January 15, 2019

Spreading Kindness to Patients and Beyond

Last year, a few members from our Compass Crew attended Yale-New Haven Hospitals Smilow Cancer Center’s Kindness Rocks event. The Kindness Rocks Project is a viral trend, that encourages people to[…]

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