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Looking for a housemate

Single ensuite room available in our lovely three-bedroom house in Didsbury. Five-minute walk from city centre. Move in from 1 June. Shared kitchen and living room with two female housemates, no parking, £600 a month excluding bills. No pets. Contact 07890 123456 for viewing.


1. Write the main title or idea bigger to catch people's attention.

2. Keep the message short, with only the most important information.

3. Don't put your address on it!

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Average: 4.7 (31 votes)

Submitted by chris elona on Thu, 01/09/2022 - 14:29


In my opinion, you guys should try both, it will be a good experience for you and trust me you will learn when you do both, then you will find out which is better for you.
If you haven't tried it, how do you know what it's like? go for it.

Submitted by mariana.serrano on Thu, 25/08/2022 - 21:22


I prefer to live alone, I like my privacy and my own space.

I prefer to live alone, I like to live in my private room and study in a quiet place. I don't want to share my room with other people.

Submitted by Linneker Pimenta on Tue, 09/08/2022 - 14:40


I prefer living alone because I like everything clean and tidy. I also like read, study and stay in a deep silent.

Submitted by Weena pineda on Wed, 03/08/2022 - 17:41


I prefer to live alone because I enjoy privacy and have my own space, regularly the mornings just want silence.

Submitted by cadani on Tue, 26/07/2022 - 01:48


I prefer to live alone because my room is clean and neat all the time

Submitted by batatinha16 on Fri, 22/07/2022 - 21:34


I prefer living alone. I rather being alone than to risk living with a stranger, they could even be a pychopath. Moreover, i like to enjoy my privacy and freedom.

Submitted by taduyhieu on Fri, 22/07/2022 - 17:57


I prefer living alone because I like freedom and privacy. sharing a house has advantages like sharing the bills and the rent with housemates.

Submitted by Amelle-TechLea… on Thu, 21/07/2022 - 15:46


I prefer living alone if I am not living very far from my family. Sharing a house has some advantages like sharing the chores, the bills and the rent with the housemate(s). however, when you live alone you have the opportunity to enjoy your privacy and freedom. Moreover, it's not easy to find a housemate who has the same interests and habits as you