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.


How to live with roommates as an introvert

Whether you’re in college or moving into a shared apartment, here are some ways you can live with your roommates as an introvert.


Why every 20-something should live with roommates

Lots of people fantasize about having their own place, but here are 5 reasons why every 20-something should live with roommates.


Common’s Guide to Roommate Rules

Living with roommates can be a struggle. Stick to this guide and build a great roommate-ship in our coliving homes.


Best Halloween costumes for roommates

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


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.

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