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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Modern ways of living

Lucille decided to move in with her daughter, son in law and 2 grandchildren, so she could spend more time…

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How to stay positive in difficult times

With more restrictions affecting our daily lives and concerning news bombarding us every day, it can be difficult to remain…

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Claudia’s Story: Quality shared living with like-minded people

In today’s interview we talk to Claudia who is looking for like-minded people to join her plan of sharing a…

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Open the windows to bring fresh air in

Better to have more nature inside

The coronavirus lockdown has forced many of us to change our routines and it inevitably to spend longer in our…

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Designing a living experience for well-being

Perhaps more than any other aspects of life, COVID has changed our experience of home and of work; in fact…

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What can I save by house sharing?

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

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?

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

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

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

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Promoted posts

Peach Co-living

LATER LIVING DONE DIFFERENTLY Welcome to Peach: creative, luxury co-living for independent, single fifty-pluses in the heart of the UK.…

Cosy Quarters

Creating Perfect Matches for Mature Renters Cosy Quarters is a forward thinking, modern alternative, to finding flatmates and housemates in…