July 16, 2013

New Enterprise Homesharing Webinars on July 18 and 25

As part of Enterprise’s series on shared housing, these webinars are a follow-up to the April 11th event. The first on July 18 will showcase a shared […]
July 16, 2013

Seniors share homes to make ends meet

More than one-third of baby boomers are unmarried and most of those single folks are female. Make all the “Golden Girls” jokes you want, but the […]
July 16, 2013

New York Foundation for Senior Citizens’ Home sharing program lends helping hand to residents

As rents skyrocket in the borough, a free home sharing program offers a solution to those who could use a helping hand. The program is administered […]
July 5, 2013

Greetings from the Third World Homeshare Congress

Greetings from Oxford! I’m here at the Third World Homeshare Congress, where delegates from 13 countries are sharing the challenges and great successes of our work, […]
June 26, 2013

Homesharing Program to Launch in Central Virginia

A new program is launching in central Virginia to match homeowners who want to share their houses with people looking for a place to live. The […]
June 20, 2013

Booming | Sharing a home is a financial, emotional boost

Shared housing is a boomer trend that’s growing by leaps and bounds. A good example is “The Golden Girls,”the popular ’80s TV series where four older […]
June 18, 2013

Boomer Housemates Have More Fun

Today more than 1 in every 3 baby boomers — that huge glut of people born between 1948 and 1964 — is unmarried. And those unmarried […]
June 13, 2013

Retired, with Roommate: Seniors Share the Rent

Some seniors have nice homes, but not a lot of ready cash. Others are renters, and not particularly comfortable with that regular money drain. And there […]
June 13, 2013

Home Share Now of Barre: Home is where the share is

When central Vermont’s local home share program was launched a decade ago, the idea of older residents opening up their homes to strangers was a radical […]