Oakwood Worldwide is a privately owned Los Angeles, Calif., based provider of furnished temporary apartments and houses. Its operates by renting apartments and then giving them a face lift, offering the remodeled units in turn to those needing temporary residence. Their locations offer housekeeping, concierge, pools, and fitness centers. Oakwood has locations throughout the United States, Asia and Europe. Some of their properties have a one-month minimum renting period, while others can be rented by the day.