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Looking For Housing to Share?

Most often, our home providers are looking to provide a private bedroom plus shared use of the common spaces in the home, like kitchen and living room. But sometimes home providers have an entire floor to offer, or a little apartment, or a duplex. Here is a partial listing of folks offering housing to share in Home Share Now's service area.

Please browse the listings and see if anything catches your eye. Keep in mind we get new enrollments every week and that this is not a complete list.

Home Share Now Listings:
Caledonia County -
We are sorry but home sharing services aren't available to folks wanting to live in your county. You may find the Vermonters Guide to Home Sharing useful, a DIY home sharing guide made available by our sister organization, HomeShare Vermont.
Lamoille County -
Bedroom and Private Bath Outside Jeffersonville

Exceptionally nice space for a home seeker on second floor of contemporary house in residential neighborhood outside of Jeffersonville. Fully furnished large bedroom, private bathroom with shower, separate tub room, and 3rd floor observation room.  Retired single woman works part time in after-school program. Not looking for services.  She would like to share an occasional meal, go to the Farmer’s Market, or out to lunch occasionally with her HS. HP’s dog is very important to her and she is willing to consider a HS with a pet.  Describes herself as intelligent, irreverent, nothing shocking her, having a sense of humor, and a mother/caregiver ‘go with the flow’ sensibility.  She is interested in arts and crafts and enjoys music.

Brick House Outside Morrisville

Experienced home sharer in mid-80’s offering private room, semi-private sitting area and shared bath in old, rambling brick house. Asking no to low rent in exchange for services including overnight protective presence, help with cooking, errands, household chores/cleaning and hanging laundry. Home provider enjoys art, reading and critical thinking. Friends describe her as down to earth, kind and fun to talk with. Room furnished if desired, and no pets please.


Large home to share in rural Wolcott. This intellectual, outdoorsy Home Provider is looking for $400- 500/month. Home provider enjoys canoeing, appreciates quiet, and loves to cook Indian and Middle Eastern foods. Ideal home sharer would be someone quiet, positive and friendly. Small dog and cat already living in home, no other pets please.


Cozy bedroom in rambling antique farm house for $300 month including all utilities and cable TV.  This elder home provider is looking for a reliable, self-sufficient home seeker who is still active.  A person who works full time would be ideal.  The house is neat and clean and this home provider expects someone who would clean up after themselves and keep their room clean and tidy.  Her friends and family describe her as wonderful and caring; easy going; loving and giving; very independent and outgoing; optimistic and talkative; and creative.  Garden space available. 


Share this Morrisville home with a man in his mid 70's looking for companionship, shared meals, some transportation, and a protective presence. Someone interested in joining him at church would be a bonus. Depending on services, any financial contribution to the home will be negotiated. The home is in a quiet neighborhood within walking distance to downtown. No pets and no smoking.


This couple in their 80's have been married for 65 years and they have a very nice, private, and partially furnished apartment to offer to the right person for $400/month which includes heat and hot water. The ideal match perhaps works part time, leaving enough time in the day to provide 10 - 12 hours of services per week to include assistance with laundry, a bit of companionship, and a few meals per week.


Neat and clean double wide home on quiet road in Eden near Route 100. Home Provider is seeking $500 month for small furnished room and private full bath. Well maintained, large yard for gardening. Home has 2 cats; a dog would be welcome.

Orange County -
Apartment in Thetford

Mid-70s home provider offering lower level apartment in her home in Thetford for $500 / month plus a 1/3  share of the utilities, typically $150 additional / month. The unit consists of a living room, bedroom, den, bathroom, and deck looking towards the woods and river. The provider is looking for someone who is companionable and with whom she would occasionally share meals. Provider plays music and is an artist. No smoking or cats, small dog considered. Limited cell reception, but internet is available. 

West Brookfield Farmhouse

Late 50's woman renting room and private 1/2 bath in spacious farmhouse set in rolling hills of West Brookfield. Asking $600 and 1/2 the utilities. She stays busy with work and farm animals, including a dog, alpacas, sheep, goats and chickens. She enjoys the fiber arts: harvesting and spinning her own wool, dyeing, spinning and knitting. She describes herself as resilient, generous, kind and communicative and enjoys a place which is neat and clean and has an easygoing atmosphere. 


Home provider with vision to create permaculture farm hopes to find someone who can help carry out this goal. Home provider is there part-time along with 1 dog, 3 cats, and 2 horses. Asking $500 + for rent.

West Topsham

Rent Free room in small, cozy home, only 20 minutes to downtown Barre. Home Provider looking for services in exchange for rent, including shoveling, protective presence, cooking, pellet stove duties, and errands. Chemical and scent free home and no pets.  


Home provider in Bradford looking to open home to someone who is open minded, easy going and sociable. Home provider is hoping to find someone willing to help out with outdoor chores and heavy lifting when needed. The beautiful home is also shared with 2 dogs, another dog may be considered. $500/mth includes wifi and great garden space!


Compassionate, independent, animal lover looking to share her home. Quiet home down a dirt road in Braintree. Home Provider is looking for some help with wood/snow chores and an extra hand with house projects. Asking $425/mth depending on services. Home seeker must be an animal lover without any pets of thier own. Carpentry skills a plus!


Two small room plus private bathroom in double-wide mobile home. Home is located in a quiet country setting not far from a main road. Seeking energy conscious person(s) for this solar powered home. Home provider is an herbalist who follows a healthy life style. Would you like to help with gardening for share in what is produced? Two dogs also reside there and home provider is open to possibility of another pet. Rent is negotiable, but home provider needs at least $500 per month.

Orleans County -
We are sorry but home sharing services aren't available to folks wanting to live in your county. You may find the Vermonters Guide to Home Sharing useful, a DIY home sharing guide made available by our sister organization, HomeShare Vermont.
Washington County -
2 Private Bedrooms and Bath in Calais

94-year young single woman has been in Vermont since 1952. She went to college and earned her MSW working professionally as a social worker. She is an experienced home provider.  She is retired and living in an old farmhouse which is part of an organic farm complex with supportive family living nearby. She uses a walker to help get around the first floor of her house where she has a bedroom and bathroom. She would like to view her home share as not just a roommate, and would like to feel the person was a friend as well. She values her privacy and would both like doing things together, but also having time alone.  She enjoys quilting, emailing, watching TV, and spending some time outside.  She belongs to a book club, and is interested in current events. She likes to talk politics. References describe her as creative and artistic, loving the outdoors, optimistic, cheerful, and never unkind. She is a good communicator, engaged with the world and interested in people.

Large Bedroom in Calais

Older female is looking for a mature, active and educated home seeker with vibrant interests who has a certain energy to share her rural home, who can drive her to card games, plus shopping in town, and appointments.  She is offering a large furnished room and shared first floor in a beautiful, uncluttered home 10.5 miles from Montpelier for a financial contribution of up to $100 a month. The room has sliding glass doors overlooking woods, and has TV and separate temperature controls. Home provider wants to be active doing things like kayaking and gardening. There is space to garden on the ten-and-a-half-acre lot.  She is open to shared meals, and would like her HS to have some shared interests such as reading and discussing current events.  She describes herself as being reserved, quiet, having a sense of humor and easy-going.  She values her time alone and wouldn’t want a talkative, obtrusive person living with her.


Mid-50s Home Provider in Moretown has bedroom and private bath for rent in exchange for $650 / month and some utilities. Home is 5 miles to I-89 and up a dirt road with steep drive, so AWD car is a must for winter. As an upside to the steep driveway, the home has incredible mountain views. Kitchen and laundry are shared. Friendly, busy home provider, 2 children, and 2 small dogs. Children are teenage and live there part-time. She is described by her friends as sweet, thoughtful, organized and positive. Cat or dogs would be okay. This home provider wants to live cooperatively, sharing general household chores and upkeep.



Two Sets of Rooms in Middlesex

Home Provider in Middlesex has two sets of two small rooms to offer. Each Home Seeker would get their own two adjoining rooms, access to shared bathroom with tub and common areas and kitchen facilities. Rooms are $500 and $600. Home Provider has a three-year old, so Home Seeker(s) must be kid-friendly! Two cats and a dog are already in residence, no more pets please. Home Provider is a vegetarian, so no meat in the home would be preferable.

Duxbury Room

Private room with shared bath in home in Duxbury with woman in her early 80s. Small financial contribution for utilities along with services including: companionship, overnight protective presence, errands and transportation, cooking, and someone to pitch in as needed. Seven adult children all live nearby and visit frequently. Home provider enjoys walks, TV, spending time with family and having conversation. She has a good sense of humor and enjoys a laugh. Dogs and cats are loved and welcome.

Marshfield Room

Room in rural home in Marshfield offered for $500 / month. Share home with couple in late 60s/early 70s. Homeowners enjoy reading, the NY Times and cooking. Shared meals on occasion would be nice. 4-wheel drive vehicle necessary for steep driveway. Smoking outdoors or in garage only. Cats OK, no dogs please.

Montpelier Room Available

Late-70s active male looking to provide bedroom in historic Montpelier home in exchange for services and a flexible rent for the right person. Services needed are primarily cooking and companionship. Great location within easy walking distance downtown, with huge yard, apple trees, gardening space, well-kept home, woodstove and garage parking.

Room in Barre Farmhouse

Mid-50s woman has room for rent in large historic farmhouse in Barre. 2nd floor bedroom and private bathroom for $4-$500 / month. Kitchen and bathroom are newly renovated. Home Provider describes herself as easy going, friendly, open, thoughtful, and independent.  She enjoys companionship and sharing meals, and she likes to do things with people like kayaking and swimming.  She is hoping to share her home with someone who is equally easy going, mature and independent, and friendly. No pets currently in home, but pets considered!

Windsor County -
Room in White River Junction

Room for rent in White River Junction in exchange for either $300 / month in summer and $400 / month in winter OR $50-$75 / month only and help around the house including: cleaning, shared cooking, bringing in pellets, handy work, lawn work and companionship. Home Provider is in her mid-60s, her favorite hobby is knitting, and she's passionate about it!


Soft spoken, nature loving late-60s woman seeking a home share person to share her cabin in the woods in the mountains of Rochester.  She is hoping for someone who can provide some companionship, help with cooking, and occasional transportation which would equal about 5 hours of services per week. She also needs $200 rent. This home offers lots of light and trees to view out every window; a private bedroom with closet, and a private bath, except for shared shower.  Plenty of cozy space to enjoy throughout the cabin. This home provider is described as caring and compassionate, loving, free-spirited and very bright and honest.

Are you looking for housing in an area of Vermont not covered by Home Share Now or HomeShare Vermont?

Luckily, HomeShare Vermont has a DIY Guide that you may find useful.

HomeShare Vermont
DIY Guide

Are you looking for housing in Addison, Chittenden, Franklin or Grand Isle counties?

Our sister organization can help! Please visit their website, or give them a call.

HomeShare Vermont

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