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The ONLY vetted, extended stay, executive accommodation in Africa

Curious to know what sets myresidence.africa apart from the rest?  Myresidence.Africa prides itself as the sole independent provider of comprehensively vetted, extended stay, executive accommodation. All our properties are stringently vetted ensuring our client’s safety and comfort. At myresidence we totally understand the inconvenience and frustration associated with being misled which could be as a…

How we managed to grow our portfolio to 10 000 rooms

MyResidence.Africa Limited was incorporated in Mauritius early in 2019. It is a business born out of the Relocation Africa Group, the premier relocation and immigration service provider for the African region, and out of the realisation that the temporary accommodation agency market was under serviced on the African continent. Expatriate executives and assignees who are…

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IMPACT OF COVID 19 ON EXTENDED STAY: CLIENT PRIORITIES/NEEDS

At MyResidence, we have noticed several shifts in our client’s needs under the global pandemic. With uncertainty controlling the world at the moment, clients have prioritised slightly different factors when choosing temporary accommodation. Flexibility is a crucial element to our clients; they are looking for accommodation that will allow for an extension or cancellation if…

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MyResidence: Addressing Travel Anxiety

Addressing Travel Anxiety Travel anxiety is something often spoken about, especially when travelling to Africa. Furthermore, the COVID-19 panic has heightened travel anxiety. Simply put, travel anxiety is the fear of travelling to an unfamiliar place. This causes an individual to feel stressed or depressed when travelling to a new place. These symptoms manifest into…

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A Guide through our Booking Process

Welcome to booking with MyResidence. We have a hassle-free, reliable, and prompt booking system. In this article, we guide you through this process. Our Client and Legal Service Advisor, Tanja Glatz gives us insight into your questions.   The client sends MyResidence a booking request via email. You have logged into www.myresidence.africa. You submit a…

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MyResidence Talks Mass Long-Term Bookings

MY RESIDENCE TALKS MASS LONG TERM BOOKING The African continent is an attractive investment destination for multinational companies and businesses. Mass, long term projects that help boost the economy of Africa, create employment and expand access to healthcare and education are prevalent during these times. My Residence offers long-term accommodation bookings for these projects requiring…

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Temporary Accommodation Industry Challenges

Although temporary accommodation comes with benefits, managing temporary accommodation is not without its challenges. In our previous article, we highlighted the advantages of serviced apartments over hotel accommodation. Serviced apartments are more cost-effective, have more space, even more flexibility versus traditional accommodation, have more facilities, and also more amenities available. Not to mention, My Residence is strict concerning the vetting of these apartments, only partnering with property…

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Serviced Apartments versus Hotels

A serviced apartment is a fully furnished apartment that is available for both long-term and short terms stay. They are fully equipped with hotel-like amenities, including soft furnishings and things you need to make your stay a home.   INVEST IN MORE SPACE Serviced apartments are generally 30% bigger than hotel rooms, therefore more value…

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The Importance of Accommodation Vetting

Albeit temporary, temporary serviced accommodation is a short-term investment. An investment that can cost you and inconvenience you if you do not do your due diligence. Relocating to the African continent can be an exciting adventure and new beginning, when vetting is done on the property you will be choosing. In the temporary serviced accommodation…