About the room
Who lives there
7 mixed gender, from 25 to 48 years old, mixed, outside smokers only
from 25 to 40 years old
This is a stable collective household of working professionals and mature students.
This home has 3 levels, and currently, we have a Master Bedroom available, January 1.
In-suite laundry, private bath and kitchen.
$975/month for a single, $1085/couple, plus utilities (approximately $50-60/mo. depending on season).
1/2 month security deposit.
Wifi, high speed internet, cable.
This room is furnished and move-in ready.
* Queen size bed, linens
* Small refrigerator
* Bedside bookcase/table
This room is one of two master bedrooms in this home. It has large bay windows, south facing, with lots of light, hardwood floors.
Excellent for a grad students or working professionals, single or couple, looking for a clean, workable and functional space.
This home is well furnished with many amenities. There is a variety of common areas where we can find privacy or social interaction.
Many of us are from different parts of the World. So holidays are a special time to have meals together, invite friends and family, and share! There's a lot of support for new arrivals to Canada who are here for work or education. Currently, our housemates hail from Brazil, India, the US, Cuba and England! A real mash up!
1 block from transit. easily accessible to all parts of the lower Mainland. We are close to Langara College and some of our housemates are current post-grad students at UBC.
Diversity is welcomed. Many of our housemates, over the past 20 years, have come from all parts of the globe.
Exchange of cultures, food, ideas, language, politics and more, are lively!
We are looking for a stable housemate(s), passionate about what they're up to, willing to make a long term commitment (at least 1 year, although shorter agreements will be considered.)
Our rental agreement is a standard, month-to-month with 30 days written notice from the 1st of the month.
1/2 month security deposit secures the room and will be returned provided the room and furnishings are left in good order.
We are ALL renters here. Keeping agreements around finances and household responsibilities are major contributing elements to a Zero stress, living situation!!
We value stability in our household. Every one of us is engaged in Life: working, studying, with all the complexities that Life dishes up. It's important to all of us that we have a home that is workable, safe, adult, tolerant, responsible and happy. Communication is essential for any group of people living together. Clarity works!!
In the 20 years of this household, the average stay is 3+ years. We're an easy-going group of people. People have come to stay, for what they thought would be a temporary living situation, until they found something more permanent, and ended up staying a lot longer!! Our "family" is scattered all over the world. This makes it really wonderful for traveling, references, support and just plain fun!
This is a welcoming, safe, comfortable, adult working environment where This is a collective based on respect for others, mutual support, tolerance, mindfulness of the environment, and fun!
If you are interested in this possibility please get in touch with Geri, our house "chatelaine" and "fixer". She will schedule times to meet up and view the space. Additionally, if you would like more pictures please indicate!
If you are at-a-distance, and are looking for a living situation before you arrive in Canada, get in touch. We've assisted many of our housemates in securing a room by way of Zoom or Skype sessions. You can meet us, view our home, your potential room. We have references to give you of past and present housemates so that you know you're not being scammed!!
Thanks for your interest! And good luck in your search!!
Covid protocols for new housemates: We've all been mindful of keeping our bubble safe. Initial interviews will be by Zoom and if you are coming from abroad and need to quarantine we can discuss options in the interview.
Listing ID: H20110820143394
Posted on 8 January 2021