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How to avoid the most common share-house hunting mistakes

Living with flatmates can be a whole lot of fun. It can open up new horizons and possibilities and flatmates can even lead to life-long friendships. Nawww so cute. But sometimes, things don’t go th...

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How to break up with your flatmate and still be friends

It’s a new year and after the year that was 2020, we understand that you’re ready for new horizons. The reality is that as much as you love your flatmates, no one would blame you for wanting a chan...

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Student Life: How to make money at uni

They say your school days are the best in your life, but 2021 doesn’t look like it’s going to be the smoothest of rides for many students. We’re looking at a balancing act between achieving good g...

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What does it cost to rent close to my uni in 2021?

With the arrival of Feb, it means many of our community will be heading back to uni. Did somebody say O-WEEK party?! We’re guessing you’re going to want to live somewhere close to uni for the ultim...

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Best beach suburbs for your next share house

Surf’s up and summer is here! Grab your swimsuit, towel and sunscreen and … wait. If you’re a real beach lover and you share-house, why not consider moving to the coast instead of day-tripping? G...

Six questions to ask a potential flatmate

Securing a new flatmate can be daunting and ridiculously time consuming. We know it can be tempting to rush the process due to time constraints, unless you’re ok with forking out for the entire ren...

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The unspoken rules of share homes

If you’ve lived in a share house for any length of time, you’ll know there are certain unspoken rules that flatmates generally follow. Life in a share house can be a hoot and and it can also go kap...

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When flatmates become family

We’re coming up to the holiday season and whilst much fun is to be had, you might be dreading the visit from your racist/sexist uncle. Never fear, your flatmates are to the rescue! Here are 20 twee...

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Most in-demand share suburbs in Darwin

Darwin is red hot baby! Hot weather, hot property, hot location, it’s all hot hot hot. If you want to get yourself into the hottest share suburbs in Darwin, our handy guide shall lead the way. Sou...

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Most in-demand share suburbs in Hobart

Historical Hobart is a gem for sharers. With Mount Wellington/Kunanyi watching over you and the Derwent River to keep you company, the backdrop for your next share house is set to be stunning. Whet...

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Flatmates 2020 Secret Santa Gift Guide

The time has come for you to get your best Kris Kringle/Jenner on and give some pressies to your flatmates. Whether they’re a full out greenie, foodie or gadget fan, we’ve got you sorted. And if yo...

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