Share Housing/Student Housing
Information for Young People
Share housing is when you live in a house with other people. They can be people you know or you could move into a house with people you don’t know. Share housing in an excellent lower cost and social option for accommodation.
Who Can Apply?
Anyone can apply for share housing, though you need to be able to live with other people. If you and some friends want to live together, you will have to go through the whole process of finding a house, signing an agreement and so on. A lot of the information relevant to Private Rental applies here.
You can also apply to move into a house that is already established – that is people are already living there.
Rules ‘n’ Rights
Whichever way you do it, you need to know your place legally as a tenant. Some of the potential legal ‘roles’ in share housing include:
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Student Accommodation Options: