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How to Make your Corporate Relocation Suite Look and Feel at Home

Corporate relocation is when an organization moves an employee from their current location to a new location. Avalon Suites Yorkville blog: What is Corporate Relocation for Employees can help you learn and understand more about what this means for you as an employee of an organization in corporate relocation. This can be done regionally, to a different city, province, or country. The focus of this article is to look at corporate relocation to the downtown Toronto Area. More specifically, the Yorkville Toronto area.

Corporate relocations can happen for many reasons, if the head office is moving to a new location, headquarters are expanding, if you are working on a huge launch or partnership project, for a conference, meeting, or consultation. Whatever your reason for your next corporate relocation, this article is sure to provide you more insight.

To learn more about Corporate Relocation: Everything to Know, just click the link to our blog.


Where to Stay

Corporate relocations can be both an exciting and stressful time, especially if you need to notify family members and your spouse of a sudden move. You might already have talked with your corporate relocation assistant as part of your corporate relocation package. Avalon Suites Yorkville also provides more information on corporate relocation packages in our blog What is a Corporate Relocation Package.

In that corporate relocation package, you might have already made at least one to two trips to Yorkville or downtown Toronto, mostly to focus on house hunting, visit the local head office, schools for your children, neighborhoods, and tourist attractions.

Unless your organization is going to provide you a long-term home as part of your relocation package, you need to identify temporary housing options in Yorkville when you arrive. This means finding a comfortable, accessible, and affordable long-term suite that is furnished. Avalon Suites units have fully furnished kitchens, more than 2x the space available than a typical hotel room, and an in-suite 2-in-1 washer and dryer.


Keeping it Clean

One of the best times to make your temporary home relocation long-term stay suite feel comfortable and like home at the end of the day is to keep it clean. Here at Avalon Suites Yorkville, suites are already professionally serviced before each check-in. Not only that, but we provide suites with basic cleaning supplies like dish pods, Tide pods, vacuum cleaners, trash bags, and paper towels. Nothing feels better than sleeping in clean duvet sheets and pillowcases. And with Avalon Suites in-suite 2-in-1 washer and dryer, you can make sure yours are always clean and ready for every night. Your physical space when you come back to your suite should help you feel comfortable and clean, you can always request additional housekeeping services as well. A clean suite will make you feel organized for work and relieve stress at the end of the day.


Hire a Reputable Moving Company

Whether you are moving straight into your permeant home in the Yorkville area of downtown Toronto, or to stay in a long-term rental until your home is ready, finding a reliable moving company should be on your to-do list. Focusing on staying in a long-term suite until you move into your permanent home, you may need to find a local storage unit that will hold a majority of your home goods until you move in. Finding a reputable moving company will help you put that issue at ease. Leave the packing of equipment, furniture, files, clothes, and valuables to the professions. Making sure everything arrives on time, undamaged, and with a professional crew ready to assist you during packing and unloading.

If you are staying in a long-term suite until you move in, pack seasonal clothes you would wear at that time of year, bring photos of friends and family, pillows and blankets that you need, and pack as if you are staying at home but minimally. If you are planning to corporate relocate for a short time in Yorkville, you can read up on our guide, What to know for your next Corporate Relocation in Yorkville Toronto.


Utilize Removable Decore

We do not mean drill holes or permanently stick hooks onto walls; however, you can decorate your temporary space with items of memorabilia such as photos of you and your loved ones. On vacations, childhood friends, or past pets. This will give you a setting for settling into the home. You can add additional storage space by purchasing bins and baskets to hold frequently used items with the same color scheme, utilize a corkboard for notes, add additional lighting like lamps or mirrors, or even throw pillows and blankets around the space. Make sure there will just be no damage when you check out and you are sure to feel more comfortable and at home.


Avalon Suites Yorkville

If you are looking to stay in the downtown Toronto area to look after or visit a loved one or friend currently in a nearby hospital, come stay with us at Avalon Suites Yorkville! All our premium suites at Avalon are fully furnished with a fully equipped kitchen and all the amenities you need. We even have a washer/dryer in all our suites. With all these features, staying in any of our suites will make you feel at home.

We have smart TVs in every room and free fast Wi-Fi so it's perfect for you to virtually visit friends and family in your suite. You will also have access to the fitness center and gym, conference space, and concierge service. Feeling hungry or want to explore? Avalon is in Yorkville, a perfect neighborhood to check out dining experiences, and local attractions.

To learn more, visit us on our website or call us at 416.731.1372.

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