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Updated | $280


Looking in: Ripponlea, Balaclava, Fitzroy North, Windsor, Saint Kilda East, Fitzroy, South Melbourne, Southbank, Prahran, Saint Kilda, South Yarra, Richmond, Toorak

28 years old grew up in Melbourne, but have lived overseas since I was 19, have just returned and bit over a month ago, currently in a short term sublet and now looking for a new place to call home from end August/. Ive always paid my rent and bills in time, and tidy and respectful of everyone I have lived with. Im not looking for a party house , but for sure im up for some social beers at home and at the pub, plus I love my sport so always up for going to match’s and would for sure be up for getting involved in things with the house, I also like going to the gym a couple of times a week. I also love playing some FIFA with my current & previous housemates, . My main job has been in major musicals around the world, currently Performing in Jesus Chirst Super Star at the arts center for till mid August, then back to working 9-5 in the CBD till the end of the year. I have a car so need a car park or a parking permit etc. But would be up for doing shopping runs for the house! Im really looking for some sort of Creative house, but open to other things as well. Looking for a approx 6 month ish contract, but also flexible with that. thanks and looking forward to hearing from you! Alex

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Looking in: Elwood, South Yarra, Docklands, Balaclava, Seddon, Footscray, Melbourne, Fitzroy, Saint Kilda, Brunswick

I'm a student from Germany and I will be studying at ACU for one semester. During that time I would like to live in a flat with others in order to meet new people and have a great time in Melbourne! I'm considerate, friendly and clean. I'm a very respectful flatmate, so there should be no problems!

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Looking in: Port Melbourne, Hawthorn East, Abbotsford, Cremorne, Carlton, East Melbourne, Windsor, Fitzroy, Southbank, Prahran, Saint Kilda, Saint Kilda East, Camberwell, Richmond, South Yarra, Balaclava, Melbourne

Hey! So my name's Amanda and I've been in Melbs almost a year now. I'm looking for somewhere to call home, particularly close to the CBD. I'm really easy going and very tidy (bit of a clean freak). I love throw it down in the kitchen so expect a meal every now and then. I also love to socialise over a drink or two every now and then but I also like to have my quiet time. If I'm not working or studying then I'm probably just watching a series or planning my next adventure. Looking to find an awesome roommate who'd be a great friend too :)

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New | $250

Kari Helene

Looking in: Port Melbourne, Prahran, Saint Kilda, Albert Park, Richmond, South Yarra, Balaclava

Im a Norwegian girl turned 24 years old. Here in Melbs Im enrolled in a 2 years postgraduate in IT (Network and Security) and have 1.5 years left. Im a non-smoker, no pets. Currently working 20% as a web/app developer on the side and have no problem covering my living costs. Looking for a relaxed place, as uni take lots of time. Im not a party person, but enjoy being social.

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Lucy & Luke

Looking in: Ripponlea, Elwood, Elsternwick, Caulfield South, Balaclava

We are a British couple on a working holiday in Melbourne, looking for a furnished room in a flat share from mid-July until December. Luke's a tennis coach and Lucy works in administration. We are active people, we enjoying cycling, walking and running and trying new activities. We also love cooking and eating out!

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Looking in: Port Melbourne, Cremorne, Windsor, Richmond, Balaclava, Elwood, South Yarra, South Melbourne, Albert Park, Prahran, Saint Kilda

A little about me... I'm 32. I moved to Melbourne in April. I'm a personal trainer and crossfit coach but also work for lululemon the clothing brand. yes lots of active wear. ahaha I love going to the gym, yoga and keeping active. But also enjoy coming home to chill out and occasionally binge watching netflix and cooking a good meal with roomies and friends. My heavy partying days are behind me but i don't mind the odd night out occasionally. I'm never one to bring the party back, i'm more likely to smoke bomb from a bar before the after party is thought of. I'm respectful of people's space and privacy. Im a believer in having the house neat and tidy and smelling nice. i'm currently house and puppy sitting until the 11th of August so need to find a place ASAP!! I've never been kicked out or been late on bills in other previous house sharing. You'd be very lucky to have me live with you :):) My previious jobs include carpenter, cook in a fine dining restaurant in canada and a daycare teacher.

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Looking in: Windsor, Prahran, Saint Kilda, Saint Kilda East, South Yarra, Balaclava

Hi I'm Leah I'm from Ireland I'm 27 really friendly and easy going. I am clean and respectful of other peoples space! I work casually for a agency call centre admin work usually Monday to Friday work. I like to chill on weekends maybe head out one night over the wknd. Love Netflix binges. Or chilling at home with some wine. Love going out walking. I am a smoker but would always smoke outdoors.

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New | $220


Looking in: Caulfield North, Elsternwick, Elwood, Ripponlea, Caulfield, Brighton East, Brighton, Gardenvale, Balaclava, Caulfield South

Hi all! My name is Nikki and I'm 23. I'm looking to move into the Elsternwick/Elwood area to be closer to my main job. Also open to move into areas close to Elsternwick and Elwood. I work two jobs that equal full time hours, and I'm about to finish my degree in psychology, so I'm pretty busy! I'm pretty flexible in how long I stay somewhere, but nothing less than two months. I'm very clean and neat and will always pay rent and bills on time. I have a reference from my current real estate agent. I'm a non-smoker, looking for an unfurnished private room. I can move any time between now and August 25th. I'm pretty quiet and mostly keep to myself. But also enjoy watching tv and sharing a meal with housemates. I love reading, doing puzzles and watching TV. I travel a lot and have recently returned from a trip to Samoa. I love craft beer and fine wine and spirits. I have a crazy book collection (which I'm always happy to lend out to people) and love to cook. I'm more than happy to live with pets. Please message me if you have a place you think I would fit in to!

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Looking in: Cremorne, Kensington, Carlton, Windsor, Southbank, Prahran, Richmond, Brunswick West, South Yarra, Brunswick East, Docklands, Balaclava, Brunswick, Footscray, North Melbourne

Hey guys, My name's Chris, and I work full time in the city as a Recruitment Consultant. A bit about myself, well I'm completely drama free, enjoy relaxing and also socialising too. I clean up after myself (currently living with 2 girls so I've learned well), I've been told if I was anymore laidback, I'd be falling over, so if you're after a chill house mate, who pays on time (no excuses), I'm game.

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Looking in: Ripponlea, Windsor, Prahran, Saint Kilda, Elwood, Balaclava

Hey everyone! I'm a 22 year old professional working full time as a media manager for a travel company, and currently on the hunt for a place in the St Kilda/Balaclava area - ideally beginning in September. Having not long exited uni, I'm a very sociable kind of person who loves to hang out with drinks and good food, and am always open to nights on the couch watching something binge worthy. In my own time I'm usually at the gym or with mates, or indulging my creative side with a camera of some sort. Generally a very chilled and tidy person, but always up for a laugh and quality banter. I do travel a fair bit for work and run fairly long days, however I'm always happy to pitch in with household jobs and pull my weight. For anyone who's interested in getting something together, flick me a message and we can go from there!

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Looking in: Elsternwick, Melbourne, Windsor, Saint Kilda, Brighton, Bentleigh, Balaclava

Hello :) I am currently looking for a room to rent in Melbourne (preferably city area/close to). I am a full time Head chef working in brighton and have just finished my degree in counseling. I am a very easy going person who is very tidy. My work hours are 7am-3pm but am always out doing something most of the time. I am looking for a like minded roomate who i can share a wine with and chill out when we are home. Not interested in sharing a room as i enjoy my own space.

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Looking in: Elsternwick, Carlton, Hawthorn, Fitzroy, Southbank, Malvern, Richmond, Balaclava, Mulgrave, Preston, Coburg, Prahran, Saint Kilda, South Yarra, Brunswick, Kensington, Fawkner

Hi, my name is Nuno, I’m currently living in Melbourne for studying and I’m also a full time worker. I'm 38yo photographer, easy going and a relaxed person, tidy and organized. I like to meet new people and different cultures, listen to music and play it as well, watch a good movie and I love to cook and have nice dinner with friends, sharing experiences and have a good chat while drink some beers or enjoy a good wine, relax and have a good time whenever it´s possible. I like to have fun and I love action sports, which is my main work (as a photographer). Love the beach and the great outdoors and anything related, camping, trekking, 4wd off road trips, mountain biking, travel and explore are my main hobbies. I also love gardening (also do it as a side job) and I'm ok with pets if it matters, love wildlife, animals and don't mind to share a sofa with a dog or a cat.

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Looking in: Hawthorn East, Malvern, Hawthorn, Prahran, Balaclava, Armadale, Richmond, Toorak

Hey guys! I'm studying Architecture in monash Caulfield and working part time, clean and quiet. music lover & easygoing and will always up for a chat :)

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Looking in: Elsternwick, Kensington, Elwood, Ripponlea, Melbourne, Windsor, South Melbourne, Prahran, Saint Kilda, Richmond, South Yarra, Docklands, Balaclava, Footscray, North Melbourne

Hey there my names Chey I'm a full time student studying sports science as well as working part time at grilld (although it's more like full time with the hours they give me) I like to think I'm pretty funny and a cool bloke to be around and I love talking to people. Abit more about me I'm from New Zealand and moved here to Australia by myself two years ago. I'm clean and tidy and love to cook when I'm at home and I love to entertain by playing my guitar and singing. Some of my hobbies include surfing, dancing, singing, playing guitar, reading and writing. I'm also very into my fitness and health. I'm currently looking for a new more suitable place for myself but in saying that I'm in no big rush to find a new place and will gladly take my time in finding the right one :) I also understand that I am abit young but I have been looking after myself and have been paying rent and bills for the past two years. I am reliable and consistent and am very mature for my age.

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Looking in: Saint Kilda, Williamstown, Balaclava, Newport, North Melbourne

I am a clean person in shared areas, in my own I enjoy organised chaos, I love to cook when the mood strikes. I paint and am quite an introvert when home. I like to watch horrible tv shows and listen to music and chill (sometimes I sing hope that's okay.. especially when cooking) I am not a party animal, In fact I just got a job that's shift work in the city so I'll pretty much be asleep for life. I keep to myself but I do like to have a chat and a giggle with my house mates when I'm home. I do manage to be busy though so I'll pretty much live out of the house or in my room. As a side note though i am looking for a large room preferably. Very happy to team up in west or south eastern suburbs. Thanks for reading.

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Looking in: Elwood, Windsor, Caulfield, Prahran, Saint Kilda, South Yarra, Richmond, Balaclava

I'm easy going and can talk about anything. I don't take myself too seriously though value doing a good job of things and being reasonable and respectful. I'm clean and tidy and don't leave a foot print (so to speak). I'm most often away with work and at the gym and attending other social events. I'm very independent and also mindful of other people's space. I also have a robust sense of humour which can be important for creating good vibes :) BTW I'm also quite flexible with the move date (any weekend or week day until 5/8) and length of stay. I can potentially stay much longer than 6 months - just thought that might be a good length of time to start on. I'm also very pet friendly in case you have pets.

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Looking in: Kooyong, Caulfield, Glen Iris, Toorak, Richmond, Hawthorn, Prahran, Saint Kilda, Balaclava, South Yarra

hi my names Jacinda! i am a neat and friendly person, respectful of others and very responsible, i enjoy exercise when I'm not working or studying and i am in and out quite often as i have a busy schedule.

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Looking in: Windsor, Fitzroy, Saint Kilda, South Yarra, Richmond, Balaclava, Collingwood

American in Melbourne until at least November, I work as a restaurant manager out in Richmond. Looking for a few clean young like minded housemates. I like beer gardens and brunch foods!

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Looking in: Balaclava, South Yarra, Southbank, Saint Kilda, Richmond, Docklands

Hi! I am Archit. I am 26 years old (male, single) and I've just moved from Sydney to Melbourne. I am a well travelled, full time working professional and looking for a place in or near St Kilda. I am clean, polite, respectful and easy going. My requirements - Private room with an independent bathroom.

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Looking in: Caulfield North, Caulfield, Malvern, Balaclava

Hi! My name is Will, I'm from Camberwell. I'm currently in my fourth year of a law degree at Monash Uni. I work at Dan Murphys and when I'm not there or at uni I like to read, cook, play jazz and watch the footy. I'm more than happy to cook and won't shy away from cleaning responsibilities. I'm a non-smoker and I'll be a responsible and considerate housemate!

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Looking in: Caulfield, Saint Kilda East, Glen Huntly, Armadale, South Yarra, Balaclava, Caulfield North, Malvern, Carnegie, Caulfield East

Hello! I'm Ya Ping from Taiwan. I have been studying master in Monash for 1 year while living in my auntie's house. I think it's time for me to move out and live somewhere close to the uni (Caufield campus). Surviving on a part-time job and a study loan, I'm looking for a shared room or house on a budget of $160/w. I'm caring, mostly-happy and always respect others so would be ideal to be your next housemate or tenant. Reviews from my previous roommates: "You are the best roommate and the best friend ever!" "I wonder how you always keep the public area clean and tidy while your room is such a mess." "Even though you sleep a lot and never hear your alarm, I'd still like to live with you forever."

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Looking in: Elsternwick, Ripponlea, Windsor, Prahran, Saint Kilda, South Yarra, Balaclava

Hi future roomie/roomies! I am looking for a pet friendly place for myself and my cat Poppy. I work full time in property management so I am very well house trained and will always pay my rent on time and in full. I love socialising and getting to know the people/person I live with, whether its relaxing at home, or going out for coffee or a wine. I also appreciate spending time alone and giving everyone space when needed. If you’re looking for a new housemate and it sounds like we’ll get along, hit me up! 😊

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Looking in: Springvale, Oakleigh, Richmond, Saint Kilda East, Brighton East, Balaclava, Caulfield, Bentleigh East, Armadale, Elwood, Moorabbin, Saint Kilda, Brighton, Bentleigh, Chadstone, Albert Park, Melbourne, Toorak, South Yarra

Hi. I'm Shahram 37 yo. I'm very easy going, clean and tidy. I'm after a place to call it home. I respect other ppl's privacy but also happy to share a meal and have some chats even outdoor activities if you like. I have a full time professional job and just finished my master degree. I have a car and a parking spot would be great. I love cats and puppies but not indoor, so I can't join if you have indoor pets. Thanks.

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Looking in: Burnley, Docklands, Saint Kilda East, Richmond, Balaclava, Melbourne

I am Computer Science Engineer looking for a nice place to stay (Clean, and Friendly). I am a very easy going person, very clean, open mind, who does not smoke and respect the others. I am looking for a clean, nice place to stay.

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