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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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Submitted by E_great on Thu, 26/03/2020 - 02:39

I prefer to live alone
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Submitted by OlaIELTS on Wed, 25/03/2020 - 22:24

I prefer to live alone.

Submitted by Asad91 on Mon, 23/03/2020 - 06:58

I don't share a room to any person I have lived alone

Submitted by lorenathais93 on Sun, 22/03/2020 - 14:28

When I was in college I needed to share a house with a friend due to financial issues. It wasn't easy, and I'd say a prefer to live alone than share a room or even an apartment with someone. However, I'm married now and the previous experiences helped me to understand how to live together with someone who is neither my parents nor my brothers.

Submitted by D. O. Junedi on Sat, 21/03/2020 - 17:21

In my opinion, If it is allowed to live alone in your apartment, so you will have no troubles and no headache, otherwise, if you have an unstable financial situation then you would be obliged to behave, and one of the available solutions will be getting a housemate and sharing your house with

Submitted by upendarreddy on Tue, 17/03/2020 - 01:53

I prefer to share a house it is hard to live alone because i am talkative.i like to spend time with people rather than with gadgets. i used to live in a three bedroom house with 5 people two persons per bedroom so i could save some money and we had a healthy relationship between us.

Submitted by jaberak on Thu, 05/03/2020 - 22:47

i prefer to live alone.

Submitted by s4lemm on Tue, 03/03/2020 - 23:26

I prefere to live alone. I have been alone in my house for almost ten years, and I love my peace.

Submitted by rivercountryside on Tue, 03/03/2020 - 07:08

when I was a student I had share a house with my friends. It was not only to save money but also fun more. At the present, I 'm married , I like private life.