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Do you have housing to share?

Are you wondering who our home seekers are and what they are looking for in a match? Feel free to click through this partial listing to see who wants to share housing (maybe with you?!?) in Home Share Now's service area. We encourage you to browse the listings and see if anyone sounds like what you are looking for. Keep in mind we get new enrollments every week and that this is not a complete list.

Home Share Now Listings:
Caledonia County -
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Services for Room - Northern VT
#3909

Later-50s woman who grew up on dairy farm in northern VT is looking for housing as far north as possible, up towards Derby, VT. She is offering up to 10-12 hours / week of services including lawn work, errands and transportation, snow chores, heavy lifting, garbage, pet care, cooking/baking. She likes fishing, photography, gardening, and being active outdoors. Has a friendly, well-behaved cat. She is described by her friends as generous, super friendly, upfront, kind hearted, “a good girl”, patient, and good with people.

Lamoille County -
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Services for Room - Northern VT
#3909

Later-50s woman who grew up on dairy farm in northern VT is looking for housing as far north as possible, up towards Derby, VT. She is offering up to 10-12 hours / week of services including lawn work, errands and transportation, snow chores, heavy lifting, garbage, pet care, cooking/baking. She likes fishing, photography, gardening, and being active outdoors. Has a friendly, well-behaved cat. She is described by her friends as generous, super friendly, upfront, kind hearted, “a good girl”, patient, and good with people.

Morrisville Area
#143

64 year old from out of state enjoys Vermont's open spaces and the local farm and food culture. She used to have a small goat dairy farm and she is passionate about small farms. She is currently pursuing graduate work in agriculture, environmental law, and public health.  In addition to animals and farming, this home seeker enjoys art, painting and decorating living spaces, walking, permaculture / organic farming, and she is an avid reader. She can contribute up to $150 / month, and is willing to provide up to 10-12 hours / week of services, including all but heavy lifting. Ideally looking to provide services in lieu of a financial contribution.

Seeking Own Space in Rural Location
#398

Woman and mature teenage son seeking housing in rural location, preferably close to Wolcott. Separate space with 2 bdrms would be ideal, but open to all possibilities. Both enjoy being outdoors, growing food, gardening, hiking. Son is mature, thoughtful, motivated young man who is handy around the house and working towards becoming an electrician and a pastor. Mother friendly, sincere and caring and can provide a range of services, and has a very flexible schedule. OK with rural, off-the-grid living. Experience with farm animals, woodstoves, etc.

Central Vermont
#387

This woman in her mid 50's is looking to pay up to $400/month in rent although she would prefer to provide services instead. This home seeker is a talented painter, muralist, texture artist, and wall paper hanger. Having a clean home is very important to her. While she owns no pets, she is happy to share a home with pets. Non-smoker. 

Orange County -
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Upper Valley
#380

This home seeker in her mid 50's has lived around the world thanks to a military family, college, and as a nanny. Currently she is studying to be a dog trainer. She is described as a problem solver, very positive, patient, smart, honest, fun to be around, and attentive to the needs of others. She is looking to sell her condo and provide services in lieu of rent. Non smoking homes only. A dog owner and open to other pets. 

Near Dartmouth Hitchcock
#131

This man in his early 80's is looking for housing for $225/month plus some light housekeeping, lawn work, errands, transportation, a protective presence, and companionship. He is a gregarious, fun-loving, opinionated, funny man who enjoys life and always willing to work with others. He is looking for transitional housing until an apartment in senior housing becomes available. He loves dogs but has no pets of his own.

Southern Orange County
#135

This home seeker in her early 60's is looking to live in Randolph, South Royalton, Bethel, or Sharon for $400 or less. She loves to cook and would be happy to prepare some meals for her home share match. This home seeker works a busy and demanding job and doesn't have much energy after work. She is looking for a peaceful home and would prefer a private, separate space -- she is very neat. Friends describe her as balanced, passionate, great company, and a people-person.

Randolph
#106

Home seeker looking for housing which can accommodate him and his dog, a male Lab. Hoping to find housing which will allow him to save so he can build a home on land he owns Randolph. Able to help out with pet chores, snow removal, cleaning, cooking, transportation, companionship, and a protective presence.

Newbury
#112

Home seeker and 1 dog looking for housing in Newbury. Willing to help around the house with all chores, but isn’t a great cook and cannot do any heavy lifting. Experienced with home sharing and she enjoys farming and gardening. She has a flock of chickens she would like to bring her if possible.

Orleans County -
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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 -
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Greater Montpelier Area
#395

Woman seeking housing who returned to Vermont after a long stint living on the West coast. Has a wide variety of talents and interests, including dance, radio, falconry, podcasts, boats, woodworking, writing, sewing and arts. 13-year old Terrier mix is a mellow dog, great with other dogs but not so much with cats. Clean, quiet and likes a neat common space. OK with "rustic" accommodations. Willing to offer up to 12 hours / week in services, or $4-$500.

Barre / Montpelier
#3886

50-year-old man looking for housing within walking distance of Barre, Montpelier, or a bus line. He is musician, cooking healthy comfort foods like chili and meatloaf, and is an avid reader who frequents the library. He can afford $2-$300, and is able to provide services including companionship, overnight protective presence, light housekeeping, lawn work, errands and transportation, snow chores, heavy lifting, trash, pet care, and cooking. He needs cell service and would like internet access as well.

Montpelier Area
#3912

31-year-old looking for housing in or within 20-25 minutes of Montpelier. Can pay up to $500 and can provide up to 2 hours / week of services, including a full range of services except for snow/lawn chores and heavy lifting. He likes board games, playing with animals (especially cats), running, embroidery, and reading.

Montpelier / Montpelier Area
#3830

This 46-year-old woman is looking to share a home in Montpelier or the Montpelier area in order to be closer to her mom. She can pay up to $300/month or is willing to provide services in lieu of rent. She’d love a match who is talkative and would like to do things together like share meals, play cards, play games, or go for rides. She loves movies of all kinds – thrillers to musicals -- and enjoys jazz. She is described as respectful, likes to clean, is fun, considerate, and helpful.

Montpelier Area
#3535

Mid-20’s woman looking for housing in Montpelier area, near her work. She loves animals, working with them in her profession. She loves outside hiking and biking; gardening; being with animals; and traveling. She can pay up to $600 for housing, or is happy to provide up to 10 hrs / week of services, including expert pet care.

Barre / Montpelier
#3875

50-yr old woman looking for housing in the Barre / Montpelier area. She has moved to Vermont a year ago, formerly having come from Cuba by way of Ghana. She’s learning English quickly and working as an in-home aid for an elderly woman while studying to become a nurse. In exchange for housing she can offer up to $400 / month and a full range of services, up to 10-12 hours / week. She is described as a good listener, ethical, flexible and caring. She enjoys playing cards, watching movies and cooking – especially Cuban food.

Barre/Montpelier area
#3830

This 46-year-old woman is looking to share a home in Montpelier or the Montpelier area in order to be closer to her mom. She can pay up to $300/month or is willing to provide services in lieu of rent. She’d love a match who is talkative and would like to do things together like share meals, play cards, play games, or go for rides. She loves movies of all kinds – thrillers to musicals -- and enjoys jazz. She is described as respectful, likes to clean, is fun, considerate, and helpful. An indoor cat comes with this home seeker – unfortunately, she can’t live with any other pets. A special home provider is needed for this duo as the cat has some special needs – we need a cat lover for this pair!

Within 10 miles of Barre
#3887

39-year-old home seeker and former nurse is looking for housing within 10 miles of Barre. She can provide up to $200/month or up to 12 hours of service/week in exchange for housing. She’s a cat lover with no pets of her own. In addition to perhaps providing pet care, she can offer errands and transportation, cooking (crockpot meals, shepard’s pie, pasta, pizza), light housekeeping, companionship, and an overnight protective presence. Her references describe her as a neat freak, polite, reliable, hardworking, and caring.

Within an hour of Montpelier
#407

Mother and mid-teens daughter seeking housing within an hour of Montpelier. 2 bedrooms ideal, but would consider sharing. Willing to offer up to $650 / mo and a full range of services. They are described by their friends as both being hard-working, considerate and conscientious.

Montpelier Area
#406

Responsible professional searching for an affordable, quiet place to live with someone who is interested in having help around their house, especially yard work, that will offer her some privacy and also a chance to have some companionship and connection in her life.  This Home Seeker describes herself as kind, compassionate, creative and imaginative.  She is an artist and an athlete and she would enjoy helping out with a dog.  Her friends describe her as responsible, creative, friendly and personable, artistic and thoughtful, humorous and easy to get along with. 

Mad River Valley, Waterbury, Montpelier
#404

Mid-60s man looking for housing in Mad River Valley, Waterbury or Montpelier. He can pay up to $400, and provide services including overnight protective presence, light housekeeping, lawn work, transportation, snow chores, pet care and cooking. 5-year-old Golden Retriever. A working professional in the area for work, he visits wife every other Saturday-Wednesday.

Montpelier Area
#140

This 43-year-old is relocating from Chittenden County to the greater Montpelier area and has more than 20 years of experience taking care of properties, pets and children, and according to all of her references she is a great cook.  She is looking for a place in the country, within 20 - 30 minutes of Montpelier.  She loves the outdoors and animals, and will be glad to take care of your furry loved ones. 

City/Center with bus service - Waterbury Center, Barre City
#383

This home seeker in his early 40s seeking housing with access to a bus line or in walking distance of a downtown area. He can pay up to $100 / month and provide a range of services. This home seeker is very comfortable with elders, is a yoga practitioner and a nature lover. Would love to live with pets, share meals and companionship. An avid reader, lover of history and skilled around the yard. Non smoking.

Montpelier area
#379

This couple is looking to pay $400/month or less -- preference is to provide services -- transportation, meal assistance, companionship, household tasks, lawn/snow chores, pet care, small home maintenance projects, etc. They have no pets but love animals. He is a classical musician and she is a writer. Both have experience with older adults and living cooperatively. They describe themselves as caring, gentle, reliable, clean, and artistic.

Montpelier area
#129

This woman in her early 60's is tired of living alone and would like to share your home for $100/month plus companionship, a protective presence, cooking, gardening, and housekeeping. She is a basket weaver and loves home making. Others describe her as vivacious, talkative, giving, community-minded, and a good housekeeper. She is creative and open-hearted. 

Central Vermont
#387

This woman in her mid 50's is looking to pay up to $400/month in rent although she would prefer to provide services instead. This home seeker is a talented painter, muralist, texture artist, and wall paper hanger. Having a clean home is very important to her. While she owns no pets, she is happy to share a home with pets. Non-smoker. 

Plainfield, Marshfield, Calais area
#391

This woman in her mid 50's loves to garden and cook, keep bees, kayaks, and riding her bike. She works from home and would like a home share where that is possible in Plainfield, Marshfield, Calais, Woodbury, or East Montpelier. She is described as straight-forward, level headed, friendly, quiet, and a "west-coast" personality. She can teach computer skills, loves to cook for others, and help with house keeping, lawn chores, shoveling, and heavy lifting. Along with her comes a dog who is ok with other pets with the exception of male dogs. 

Montpelier
#111

Home seeker looking to save money in a home share. Able to help out with cooking, cleaning, maintenance/minor repairs, companionship, protective presence, lawn work, errands, and pet care. Additional space to pursue musical interests would be great. Able to pay $400.

Montpelier
#114

Retired home seeker looking to live downtown; can pay up to $500 and needs to be able to walk into town. Could provide services such as companionship, housekeeping, gardening, and cooking. Non smoking households only.

Windsor County -
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Near Dartmouth Hitchcock
#131

This man in his early 80's is looking for housing for $225/month plus some light housekeeping, lawn work, errands, transportation, a protective presence, and companionship. He is a gregarious, fun-loving, opinionated, funny man who enjoys life and always willing to work with others. He is looking for transitional housing until an apartment in senior housing becomes available. He loves dogs but has no pets of his own.

Northern Windsor County
#135

This home seeker in her early 60's is looking to live in Randolph, South Royalton, Bethel, or Sharon for $400 or less. She loves to cook and would be happy to prepare some meals for her home share match. This home seeker works a busy and demanding job and doesn't have much energy after work. She is looking for a peaceful home and would prefer a private, separate space -- she is very neat. Friends describe her as balanced, passionate, great company, and a people-person.

Do you have housing to offer in Addison, Chittenden, Franklin or Grand Isle counties?

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

HomeShare Vermont
https://www.homesharevermont.org/
802-863-5625

Do you have housing to offer 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.

Home Share Vermont
DIY Guide

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