The idea for The WAN occurred when we were looking for temporary accommodation due to work that required us to be in a different part of the country for periods at a time. The experience of trying to find affordable accommodation that was flexible enough to work around our schedule was incredibly difficult.

So we decided to start investigating why – why was it hard and why does accommodation matter to workers, regional businesses and to our communities.

We’re sharing resources that have helped us understand the need for a service like The WAN. We hope they are useful to you also.

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Because the WAN is a new idea and a little different to other online accommodation sites, you may have some questions about how it all works. To help you along we have compiled a list of questions (FAQs) to make the process as easy as possible.