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How to Resolve a NYC Roommate Fight

How to Resolve a NYC Roommate Fight

You’ve found the perfect pad, at the perfect price, in the city you’ve been dying to live in. Roomi may have helped you score some amazing NYC roommates but conflict has arisen, and even if you’re not a fan of adulting, you’re going to need […]

Help! My NYC Roommate Is A Slob!

Help! My NYC Roommate Is A Slob!

You try to open the door to your apartment and hear the meaty thunk as it collides with your roommates discarded backpack and festering rain boots you could smell from the bottom floor. Gritting your teeth in determination, you power your way through, forging your […]

4 Expert Tips for Co-Living With an Extrovert Roommate

4 Expert Tips for Co-Living With an Extrovert Roommate

Co-living means adapting to another personality for your mutual benefit. Living with someone who is unlike you isn’t just great for a compatible roommate relationship (finally that “opposites attract” thing makes some sense), but it’s also an awesome way to learn more about yourself. Whether your roommate is a […]

How You Can Co-Live Happily With a Vegan Roommate

How You Can Co-Live Happily With a Vegan Roommate

You just moved into your apartment, and everything’s pretty swell. You and your roommate are getting along great and making plans left and right. You’ll watch Netflix together, go to the gym together, and cook together! Then you remember: Your roommate is a vegan. Before […]

4 Expert Tips for Co-Living With an Introvert Roommate

4 Expert Tips for Co-Living With an Introvert Roommate

One of the most rewarding aspects of co-living is having the opportunity to live with a diverse group of people. And while that requires some level of compromise and patience, it will ultimately benefit your self-growth. So if you find yourself living with an introvert (and […]

Is Your Roommate Showing Warning Signs of Alcoholism?

Is Your Roommate Showing Warning Signs of Alcoholism?

These days a drink goes hand-in-hand with a good time (let’s face it, a glass of vino is pretty much a must for Netflix binges with your roommates) — nothing wrong with that. But when alcohol becomes the fifth wheel at every event, there might […]

Life on the Other Side: College Vs. Post-Grad Roommates

Life on the Other Side: College Vs. Post-Grad Roommates

So, you’ve packed your bags and kissed college goodbye. As you settle into a job (or maybe a job hunt), you think: Roommates? No sweat, I’ve lived with other people for the last four years, I got this. Wrong. While at first it’s going to […]

How to Help Your Roommate Live With Epilepsy

How to Help Your Roommate Live With Epilepsy

Co-living means sharing a lot of your life with the person or people in your home. While at times it’s as simple as splitting the bills, co-living also entails sharing the intimate parts of your life — even when you don’t mean to. Physical and […]

5 Apartment Features You Have to Check Before Signing a Lease

5 Apartment Features You Have to Check Before Signing a Lease

Apartment hunting is no easy feat. Once you’ve finally found a place that’s within your budget, close to public transportation, and home to an awesome roommate, you’ll probably just want to sign the lease and call it a day — but not so fast. Did you […]

How to Help a Roommate With an Eating Disorder

How to Help a Roommate With an Eating Disorder

When you’re living with someone else, it’s impossible not to become familiar with his or her daily habits. After all, part of co-living is learning to adjust to different lifestyles. But what do you do if your roommate’s habit is dangerous or threatening to their health? According […]