Help! My Roommate Is Depressed, How Can I Help? | Roomi

In 2017, 6.7% of the adult population in the US reported having at least one major depressive episode. In this co-living guide, we answer a common query: my roommate is depressed; how can I help? What is depression? Experiencing grief, feeling blue or down are common human emotions. Everyone has felt it at one point…… Continue reading Help! My Roommate Is Depressed, How Can I Help? | Roomi

I’m Stuck With A Narcissist Roommate, Help!

Your roommate is an important part of your day-to-day life. You see them on a daily basis and share your home and personal spaces with them. Hence, a narcissist roommate can be a huge problem for you to deal with. If you are living with a narcissist roommate, it can seem very difficult to approach…… Continue reading I’m Stuck With A Narcissist Roommate, Help!

How To Deal With A Controlling Roommate

Roommates can have a huge impact on your daily life. Having a roommate that you get along with can be the start of a lifelong friendship. They are your constant companion, friend, and advisor. However, if your roommate is less than amicable, it can be a bother. If you are living with a controlling roommate…… Continue reading How To Deal With A Controlling Roommate

How Do I Resolve A Conflict with my College Roommate?

College life is one of the most transformative periods in a person’s life. I mean, how could it not be? You’re meeting new people, in a new city (maybe even New York City?!) and you’re away from the comfort of your home! It’s kind of like an adulthood version of throwing yourself into the deep-end…… Continue reading How Do I Resolve A Conflict with my College Roommate?

Help! My Roommate Isn’t Talking To Me!

A scornful look, the silent treatment, and passive-aggressive responses? Yep! Your roommate is definitely pissed and is probably drifting from you emotionally. Perhaps you were once best of friends – two peas in a pod. But something has changed, and now your roommate is refusing to even talk to you. If you’re wondering what changed,…… Continue reading Help! My Roommate Isn’t Talking To Me!

What To Do If You Don’t Like Your Roommate’s Partner

Sometimes your roommate-and as a result, your roommate problems- comes as a package deal. Maybe they have an untrained pet. Or maybe they have a partner who refuses to leave your apartment! So, you can look past the hand-holding on the sofa, the odd lover’s tiff and even the sickly baby names. But, what do…… Continue reading What To Do If You Don’t Like Your Roommate’s Partner

How To Stay Sane When Your Roommate Isn’t Taking Care of Sparky

So, your roommate doesn’t take care of their pets. You love animals, but you don’t love annoying roommates. Whether your roommate is always late paying rent or they don’t take proper care of their cat, dog, budgie or iguana, it’s you who feels the impact. So, if you find yourself regularly cleaning up poop, vacuuming…… Continue reading How To Stay Sane When Your Roommate Isn’t Taking Care of Sparky

What To Do If I Don’t Like My Roommate

We can’t choose our family, but we can choose our roommate. That said, a roommate interview is similar to a first date or a job interview – we put on our brightest smile and try to give the best possible impression of ourselves. Often, it’s not until the lease has been signed and everyone has…… Continue reading What To Do If I Don’t Like My Roommate

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 to know how to resolve a roommate fight- without the…… Continue reading How to Resolve a NYC Roommate Fight

5 Common Behaviors of a Passive Aggressive Roommate

Life with a roommate isn’t always rainbows and butterflies — even we’ll admit to that. But when you have to share a space with someone, it’s vital you find a way to get along. Even if that means looking past the stack of dirty dishes or overflowing garbage can. But when the little stuff becomes too…… Continue reading 5 Common Behaviors of a Passive Aggressive Roommate