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Luke
Updated | $300

Luke

Looking in: Acton, Barton, Lyneham, Ainslie, Campbell, Forrest, Reid, Turner, Braddon, Aranda, Deakin, Dickson, Yarralumla, Russell, O'Connor, Kingston

Originally from Newcastle I've moved to Canberra to study Actuarial Science at ANU. I'm carefree and very easy to live with. I enjoy relaxing at the end of the day by bingeing tv shows or having a few beers. I'm tidy and like to keep to myself but also happy to have a chat.

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Mason
New | $300

Mason

Looking in: Turner, Reid, Kingston, Deakin, Braddon, Barton, Ainslie

I am a 23 year old male from Melbourne, and will be joining the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in 2018. I'd like to think I'm pretty relaxed and easy to get along with, which will make for an easy share house situation. I am quite a social person, and enjoy going out with friends and meeting people. I am also very neat and tidy, and quite a good cook. I don't smoke or do any of the traditionally annoying house mate things. As for hobbies, I love reading and playing sport. I also really enjoy having an interesting conversation and meeting new people.

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Joseph
New | $300

Joseph

Looking in: Yarralumla, Kingston, Deakin, Woden, Red Hill, Phillip, Hughes, Belconnen

Hi I'm an easy going guy, neat and tidy who respects privacy but is also outgoing and fun. I work full time as a nurse so I do shift work. I am looking for a room to rent preferably furnished although unfurnished is fine as well. I'm also interested in teaming up with others who are looking for a place to rent. And yeah I pay stuff on time.

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Samata
New | $250

Samata

Looking in: Deakin

Hi! I'm moving from Sydney to Canberra due to a job offer. I'm very easy going and have experience with shared accommodation. I always clean up after myself and keep the shared area tidy as my own. Although I'm always up for a good chat, I enjoy my alone time. I'll be working 8:30am - 5:30pm Monday to Friday and spend the weekends with my boyfriend so I won't be at home much.

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Jordan
Updated | $500

Jordan

Looking in: Barton, Braddon, Watson, Deakin, Dickson, Canberra

Managing a retail store in Canberra Centre. A peaceful preferably furnished bedroom with ensuite, clean and tidy.. a place to call home, free from any anxiety or unexpected surprises is what i am after As much as i enjoy a wine on the occasion i am not here to be clubbing, pulling all nighters, or bringing random unknown strangers home around the clock.. In saying that, your life is your business and so long as i can get my sleep we will get along just fine. I am not loud, arrogant and think it's extremely important for you to meet me and make that judgement for yourself. Being able to connect with people of all walks of life comes naturally. Be genuine, honest, reliable and have a sense of humour at the best of times! i am very much straight forward and open to any questions you may have to ask or want to know, so please don't hesitate. I have worked in retail and specifically luxury cosmetic retail, with a diploma in beauty therapy, also qualified as a Allied health professional. This will be my first time living away from Melbourne initially i was seeking to take up accommodation by myself, however after much thought; it would be nice to know i am not completely alone, in saying that its just knowing that there is someone else under the same roof every now and again. Jordan.

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Jane & Peter
New | $350

Jane & Peter

Looking in: Turner, Reid, Kingston, Forrest, Deakin, Braddon, Barton, Acton

We are a respectful and mindful couple to live with, considerate of shared/communal and personal spaces. You can rely on us to do our part to care and clean for the home. Coming from Melbourne, we are excited to explore what Canberra has to offer and would love to be friends with our housemates as well. Feel free to message to get to know us better! Best, Jane & Peter

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Fiona
New | $210

Fiona

Looking in: Yarralumla, Red Hill, Kingston, Griffith, Forrest, Deakin

Hello! I'm a public servant (originally from Melbourne) looking for a nice chilled share house in inner south. I've been in Canberra since the start of the year, and have lived in shared houses for the past four years. I'm really easy-going, efficient at chores around the house, love a wine and a chat, but also appreciate individual quiet time. Super happy to answer any of your questions :)

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Mark
Updated | $250

Mark

Looking in: Deakin

My name is Mark, Great to meet you! My Name is Mark. I’m moving down to Canberra from Sydney where I have been living for the last 12 years, I’m originally Irish, now Australian , so I hope you guys like a light Irish accent. I also have a good dog, a little cavoodle, but he will be staying in Sydney and not moving down with me I’m happy to discuss more over the phone, and hear your answers also to make sure we are all on the same page. 1. What makes an ideal housemate? For me there is no ideal housemate as everyone is unique and brings a cool new attribute to sharing in a household. However, there are several attributes that are necessary for good cohabitation. Respect is very important, in terms of property and values. Having a shared vison of values and lifestyle in terms of being on the same want for social interaction, privacy sharing of household duties. 2. What is your favourite dish to cook? I really like this question but I find it hard to answer as in another life I was a grill chef on a food truck as well as a breakfast chef and a pancake man for events. However, my favourite disk to cook would have to be a shakshuka – a nice and spicy vegetarian egg dish from the Middle East. 3. What is your most annoying habit? I’m hard pressed to think of a habit I have that would be considered very annoying to other people as I am quite a self aware person and considerate of other so I make sure to beware of how my actions affect others. If I had to say one it would be I like to sing but I can’t carry a tune. 4. What do you think of house dinner and parties? I love house dinner and parties, its important to eat and be social together when living in a shared living enviorment! 5. What do you do in your spare time? n my spare time I enjoy exercising around hiking and martial arts and running. I also like to read and listen to podcasts. Being social is really important to me so I like to hang out with friends for a chilled drink, over a good meal or watching a cool movie. 6. What do you do for work? I’m starting a new job as a research assistant for a consultancy company. I’m moving down from Sydney for this new job. It’s my first job relating to my masters that I recently finished. Before this new job I have worked for 10 years in sales and customer service, recently with Hugo Boss. 7. If I could take a short elevator ride with anyone (past or present) who would it be? This is a difficult question, there are so many people I would like to meet. However, If I had to choose id say Robin Williams, as I loved his comedy and acting. 8. if you could describe yourself in one emoji, what would it be? I like lots of emojis, but id have to go with the , it is a classic and it represents me as I am always smiling and happy.

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Sam
Updated | $300

Sam

Looking in: Weston, Manuka, Deakin, Curtin, Braddon, Barton, Forrest, Griffith, Kingston

I have been living in Canberra for 2 years now after moving from Brisbane for a graduate role as an Electrical / ICT Engineer. I have been living in an apartment in Kingston/Griffith with my housemate for the entire time and would like to stay in the inner-south. I am in my mid-twenties, friendly, practical, very clean, like to cook and easy to live with. Flexible and happy to chill out and have a chat or do our own thing. I come with a massive movie collection and a good sense of humour. I am looking for someone willing for me to move in month-to-month as I am potentially going overseas for work Q1/Q2 in 2018. Looking to move mid-January 2018

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Karen
New | $200

Karen

Looking in: Yarralumla, Turner, Kingston, Deakin, Canberra, Braddon, Belconnen, Acton

Hi there! I will be moving to Canberra next year working as a full time professional (8am-5pm). I am looking for temporary accommodation beginning February 18th, 2018 till Mid/late April. I'm clean and respectful around the house. I also respect privacy of others but don't mind a small chat here and there :) Hobbies include going on hikes and group fitness classes :)

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Gemma
Updated | $250

Gemma

Looking in: Watson, O'Connor, Lyons, Garran, Downer, Dickson, Deakin, Curtin, Campbell, Braddon, Ainslie

I will be moving to Canberra in January to start post-graduate medicine at ANU. I have lived in share houses in Sydney's Inner West for almost 4 years, and have lived with a huge range of people. I have an little indoor cat named Eva, and we are looking for a relaxed place somewhere close to ANU or the Canberra Hospital to share with clean but relaxed individuals!

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Paige
New | $270

Paige

Looking in: Manuka, Lyons, Kingston, Griffith, Deakin, Canberra, Bruce, Braddon, Belconnen

I'm am currently studying at uc while also working as a casual. I enjoy socialising but also enjoy time by myself, I am also very tidy. :)

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Kathleen
$250

Kathleen

Looking in: Woden, Red Hill, Phillip, Narrabundah, Lyons, Kingston, Garran, Forrest, Deakin, Curtin

I'm a friendly person who likes hanging out with others but also enjoys being a bit of a homebody. I'm generally pretty organized and neat. I love playing video games, reading and doing some crafting. I also love pets though I have none myself so I would welcome the opportunity to be a part of a household with animals. I'll be moving up to Canberra in January 2018 from Melbourne to join an APS graduate program so I'll be working full time. I'm looking forward to exploring Canberra but also to catching up on my Netflix queue, I've been so busy this year I have lots to catch up on! I would bring my own bedroom furniture e.g. bed, side table etc. Move in date is flexible, between late January or early February. I would also be willing to consider leases between 6 months and a year.

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Clayton
$160

Clayton

Looking in: Wanniassa, Tuggeranong, Theodore, Oxley, Monash, Kambah, Gowrie, Fadden, Calwell, Nicholls, Manuka, Macquarie, Lyneham, Deakin, Braddon, Amaroo, Ainslie

Single, Active, Roofer as well as running my 9wn small cleaning biz so im hardly home from 630am to 6pm. Also a PT but not currently working as one. I love all sports, play cricket in Summer on sat arvos, CLEAN N TIDY, loves cooking, RESPECTFUL of others space, noise when we need to be quiet. Im a happy cheerful person, witty and love flatmate banter but also enjoy my own time alone so im happy to hermit in my room haha I enjoy a casual drink though im not into partying every weekend like i used back in my 20s, but in saying that i enjoy a social drink when the occasion fits so im by no means a killjoy or str8y 180. My bills, rent and food come before play so i am reliable with homely expenses and chores. But im not your butler or servant. Dont mind cooking a meal for everyone but im not the house chef. Lastly, i have a short haired domestic black cat. She loves people and isnt an anti social feline. Demands attention sometimes and is non destructive. Toilet trained and comes and goes when she feels. Wanna know more just ask.

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Gabby
$220

Gabby

Looking in: Reid, Manuka, Kingston, Forrest, Deakin, Braddon

Hi, I am Gabby, a law graduate who is moving from Brisbane to Canberra in early February. I am moving to undertake a role in the private sector. During the week I will be busy with work and come the weekend be exploring Canberra. I am easy to get along with, clean and love a good chat. I am hoping to find housemates who are similar, who are happy to socialise, such as family dinners or drinks but also respect one's own space. I would prefer to lease an unfurnished room and do have other furnishings for the home if needed. If you think I sound like a good fit for your home, please send me a message :)

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Unfurnished room in a share house
$165

Deakin, Canberra

Unfurnished room in a share house

The house is a 5 minute walk from the Deakin shops, and well located a 10 minute drive from the city. Our land lady is very nice, and seems to take very good care of the house. All the carpets are new and the walls are freshly painted. The house is a duplex, but does not share a wall or driveway with the other house, however, there is only one bathroom and no separate toilet. We have most of the furniture and white goods already, but if you have some stuff to contribute we would definitely appreciate it! The unfurnished room that’s available is quite large, although does not include a built-in cupboard.

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Luella
$300

Luella

Looking in: Yarralumla, Turner, Reid, O'Connor, Manuka, Kingston, Forrest, Deakin, Curtin, Barton, Ainslie, Acton

Hi there! I'm Luella, 24 year old female. I grew up in Melbourne but am moving to Canberra for full-time work in January 2018. I will be working in Tuggeranong, but am hoping to find a place closer to the city. I've just finished an arts degree in sociology and literature. I love reading and learning new things. I'm a mostly quiet person but friendly and hoping to make some friends in Canberra. I have a long term partner who will be remaining in Melbourne for work so I will be going back to visit semi-regularly, and he will also visit occasionally on weekends. I have a lovely 13 year old cat named Mookin who, now he is older, loves to sleep and have a cuddle. He's an indoor only cat and a room with an ensuite would be ideal so his food can stay in there and he can keep to my room.

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Rithvik
$250

Rithvik

Looking in: Woden, Red Hill, Kingston, Hughes, Forrest, Deakin, Curtin

Hi my name’s Rithvik! I’m a young professional making the trek up from Melbourne to join the APS, and I’m looking for a share-house to move into by early/mid-February. I’d say I’m easy-going, sociable and always up for a chat/laugh. I believe I’m someone who is considerate of others, neat and more than willing to pull my weight around the house. In my spare time I enjoy seeing live music, watching a bit of Netflix, hanging out with friends, listening to podcasts and keeping active. Looking for a friendly and sociable house.

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Thomas
$250

Thomas

Looking in: Yarralumla, Turner, Reid, Manuka, Kingston, Griffith, Deakin, Campbell, Braddon, Ainslie, Acton

I am a Norwegian who normally study political science in Copenhagen, but is to have an internship at the Norwegian Embassy in Canberra the upcoming semester. I'm a relaxed and easy-going person who enjoys being both social and alone. I am tidy, trustworthy and tolerant, and tolerably traversed in alliterations. I enjoy music, books, movies, good company, good wine, cooking and working out. I can promise Norwegian humbleness, accented English, and sporadic sarcasm.

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Nishizuka
$190

Nishizuka

Looking in: Woden, Turner, Forrest, Deakin, Braddon, Barton

I can focus on my studies and I can cook.

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Lachlan
$250

Lachlan

Looking in: Watson, Turner, Reid, O'Connor, Lyneham, Kingston, Dickson, Deakin, Canberra, Campbell, Bruce, Belconnen, Barton, Ainslie, Acton

My name is Lachie and I'm starting in the public service in February 2018. I clean up after myself and am very easy to get on with. I am more than happy to run errands to the bottle-o or KFC (as I am a regular customer). I'll do my fair share in terms of housework, garden maintenance as well as shopping duties.

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Julie
$250

Julie

Looking in: Yarralumla, Turner, Reid, Kingston, Forrest, Deakin, Braddon, Barton, Acton

Hi everyone :) Like everyone else i am looking for a room to live in ;) I am positive, outgoing and always up for a chat. I am very social, but also respect and appreciate privacy. I enjoy being active, but am also up for netflix and wine. I will be in Canberra for 6 months, as i will be doing an internship at the Danish Embassy. As i am travelling from Denmark, the room would need to be furnished, as i do not have room for my bed in my suitcase ;) I would also be interested in team ups, and I have a friend (fellow intern) who will also be willing to move in, if two rooms were available. Please shoot me a message if you have anything that might be of interest :)

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Emma
$225

Emma

Looking in: Turner, Russell, O'Connor, Lyneham, Dickson, Campbell, Barton, Ainslie, Yarralumla, Reid, Kingston, Forrest, Deakin, Braddon, Acton

Young professional specialized in law from Finland, Europe, looking for a flat/flatmates due to a internship in an Embassy in Canberra. I'm staying from January to April and afterwards going to travel around Australia. Few facts about me: - 26-year-old law student from Finland, Europe, - Respectful, open minded, positive attitude, - I'm neat, tidy and happy to help with house chores, - Non-smoker nor a fan of party life, but a glass of wine on a weekend when served with good company is always welcomed! - Languages: English, Finnish, French, Swedish What I'm looking for my stay: - to meet new people, make friends, - morning runs and other sports, - work full-time, - finalize my Master's thesis under the Oz sun, - enjoy good food (I love cooking!) and experience Australia thoroughly since it's my first time there.

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Jasmin
$300

Jasmin

Looking in: Narrabundah, Deakin, Yarralumla, Kingston, Forrest, Braddon, Barton

Hello! I’m a professional that works full time, pretty tidy, can make delicious food and cocktails and am a very drama free person. I’m an outgoing introvert, so I love company, but will need my own space to chill and recharge at times. I’m well travelled and have been living in Canberra for almost 2 years, but have been away for work almost a year of that collectively. I technically don’t have any pets yet, but my sister has a cat she’s caring for that I’d love to adopt and love animals in general. So I’m definitely pro-pets. I'd prefer a non-smoking and drug-free household, and while I don’t consider myself a clean freak, would prefer to keep the communal areas pretty clean (dishes in the dishwasher and not left in the sink for days, no popcorn left in the couch... you know, the usual stuff). I’ve got enough furniture for a 2 bedroom apartment but am looking to upgrade to a house and share with people to reduce my rent spendings so I can hopefully afford a house deposit and smashed avo’s on toast. I’m looking to share with cool professionals that are respectful of space but happy to share the occasional meal and a glass of wine. UPDATE: I've teamed up with someone and we're looking for a bigger house in the inner south. We'd be looking for one or two more people to team up with. The idea would be to have a spare bedroom regardless (so a 4 bedroom house for 3 people, 5 bedrooms for 4) and have a couple of living spaces. We'd also be looking for people that would be pro-paying for a cleaner once a month and are good with both dogs and cats.

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