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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.


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Submitted by Abrarhussain on Tue, 12/07/2022 - 18:53


I prefer to live in a share house.

Submitted by yaser14 on Mon, 11/07/2022 - 10:03


I prefer to live alone or share a house with my family or friends.

Submitted by angiesml07 on Sun, 10/07/2022 - 05:44


Do you prefer to share a house or live alone?

I prefer live with my family or friends, because it's very funny and you don't feel alone. You can shere house chores like cook, lundry, clear the bedroom's many things, also we can talking about some problem or ask for advice.

When you be alone in your house, it's true that you could feel more free but so could feel sad.

Submitted by hai tran on Wed, 06/07/2022 - 02:39


Actually, I prefer to live alone because I feel comfortable when I am living alone. I don't need anyone to clean up the house. i can play games every time I want. However, when i share a house with roommates who also have benefits, we share the bill and talk about life and the future. Sometimes they can help me when i face difficulties or am sick when i live far away from home. 

Submitted by Sofía02 on Mon, 27/06/2022 - 05:21


I prefer to live alone or with friends or family, because I don’t trust strangers.

Submitted by Ahmed Gamal Awad on Mon, 20/06/2022 - 22:49


I prefer living alone, because i feel more comfortable living alone without violating my privacy, and that gives me much time to accomplish many tasks.

Submitted by Wuttmoe on Sun, 12/06/2022 - 11:17


Although I like living alone, I can't effort bills and other expensive thing. I am also a little afraid of anything when I am alone. And having a roommate is kind of a friend. In short, I would prefer to share .

Submitted by Fzt_abidin on Mon, 06/06/2022 - 14:00


Shared houses are common these days. To decrease the bills and rent expenditure, individuals live in shared houses nowadays. Although living alone is better than living together, sharing the bills and rent is a good choice when people don't make enough money.

Submitted by soehtike1231 on Thu, 26/05/2022 - 18:11


i just want to share my room with my friend only. i dont want to share with the strangers.Living with friend in the same room is more happier for me

Submitted by ssudhakar208 on Tue, 24/05/2022 - 13:22


I am an extrovert. So living alone is not works for me. I am willing to share my house and preferred to stay shared accommodation.