News & Inspiration

There are so many ways to share a home and these can be an inspiration to others. We also  try to keep you up-to-date with new shared-housing options. If you'd like to contribute a story contact us.

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What can I save by house sharing?

25 July 2020 /

Who can justify living alone when you see the savings from sharing.

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5 Key ‘House Rules’ for a more harmonious house share

11 July 2020 /

From all the conversations we have had with people sharing, there is one topic that often gets mentioned by those…

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How is Cohabitas different to Spareroom?

Cohabitas versus spareroom?

28 May 2020 /

Since we launched Cohabitas in late 2016 we have always compared ourselves to spareroom.co.uk and are also often compared to…

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A Life-long Dream Come True

18 May 2020 /

How a casual house share turned into a beautiful friendship In today’s interview we talk to Libby who shares a…

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Self-Isolation in a House Share

29 April 2020 /

Today we talk to two friends who have been sharing a house in Colliers Wood, South London, for the past…

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Planning our Personal Space

29 April 2020 /

It seems strange to say it, but at this time when we can’t plan what would like to do next…

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new to house sharing advice and conections

House share advice

01 April 2020 /

New to house sharing? There are many types of co-living and house sharing, so what is right for you? This…

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Too much experience of isolation

26 March 2020 /

Like many people, I have recently visited my mother and had to say goodbye to her knowing that I might not…

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Necessity is the ‘grandmother’ of invention

21 March 2020 /

This week we have all started to think about the ways we live. There is nothing like a crisis to…

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Isolating in New York with no kitchen

21 March 2020 /

Having no kitchen whilst isolating presents more of a problem than not being able to cook anything yourself. New York has few apartments with Kitchens.

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