Roommates

Living with roommates is one part art, one part science - and here on the Common blog, we can help you achieve that alchemy. Check back often for the latest stories on roommate living. Common is all about coliving, so we think you’ll find there’s something for everyone.

After all, being a Common member means getting the best parts of coliving (think lower rents and beautiful spaces) with none of the hassle. And that means ensuring the space is welcoming, warm, and friction-free for everybody. Whether you’re decorating your new home, searching for tasty dinner concepts, drawing up a chore chart, or just looking for fun things to do together, you’ve come to the right place.

Roommates

The Ultimate Moving Checklist: 50 Crucial To-Dos for a New Apartment

Wondering how to find a roommate? Common has the tips you need to help you find a great roommate whether you’re moving to a new apartment or a new city.

Roommates

Best outdoor activities for roommates in New York

With so much to do and the nice weather on your side, paint the city red with your suitemates and these five outdoor activities.

Roommates

Best Halloween costumes for roommates

October has creeped up on us, which means you have to start planning for Halloween.

Roommates

20 Questions To Ask Potential Roommates

Looking for the perfect roommate can be tough. With these 20 questions, you’ll be equipped to find the perfect roommate.

Apartment Searching

What is Communal Living: A Complete Guide

Apartment Searching

Moving out of your parents’ house: Is it time?

If you’re still living at home, you’re definitely not alone. But is it time to leave? Read on for more on moving out of your parents’ house!