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Share house etiquette 101

We don’t want to jinx it, but now that the pandemic is seemingly under control, life appears to be returning to something we all remember. What we ain’t remembering though, is how to act in our sha...

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How to get your roommate to pay rent

It’s rent day … and someone’s late! This is one sticky situation we all want to avoid, but it does happen and it can certainly make life in your share house uncomfortable. Resolving the issue of...

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Are you the mum in your share house?

In celebration of Mothers’ Day, we’re putting our dressings gowns on and pouring ourselves a dry white wine for the ultimate Mothers’ Day content and asking the big question – are you the mum in yo...

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Australia’s most expensive share house suburbs 2022

Are you feeling bad n boujee? Or just bad? Whether you’re after a villa with beach views, a chic pad close to the city’s best nightlife or need to avoid expensive rent where possible, we’ve compile...

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Should I move out with friends or strangers?

Ah the age old question, who should I live with? The “flatmate maketh the share house” is legit and if you’re signing on a year lease, you want to make sure you get along with the people you live w...

Budget 2022: The Flatmates Take

It might seem like the only thing you need to know about this week’s Federal Budget was the PM’s comment that, “if you can’t afford rent, buy a house.” We can’t stop laughing about it (if we weren’...

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Free Emergency Accommodation for NSW and QLD Floods

If flatmates have a spare room, you can help those who have been displaced by the Queensland and NSW floods by providing short-term crisis accommodation. If you’re in need of a place to stay, we’ve...

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How to be a good housemate

So, you’re embarking on a new share house adventure, and you want it to be amazing! Whether you’re an old hand at sharing or this is your first time, our guide to being a great housemate will help ...

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Australia’s cheapest share house suburbs 2022

New year, new budget … new place to live? If you’re looking to move but want to keep your costs down, we’ve got your back. We’ve run the numbers and tracked down the most affordable suburbs to shar...

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Live rent free in the heart of Brunswick

If something is too good to be true then it usually is. Living rent free in the heart of Brunswick? You gotta be joking! But thanks to our charity partners, home-share scenarios are becoming more a...

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The perks of living near campus

Uni is fun but it’s even more fun when you can walk home from class via the pub. But all of this comes at a cost. Should you get a room right near campus and pay a premium or one further away with ...

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