Patrick Cines
Patrick CinesStrategic Partnerships @ Google

What apps are best to find roommates?

I'm moving to a new city and I don't want to use Craigslist to find a stranger. What are the best apps to find roommates?
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9 recommended
  1. 16

    Tinder for finding roommates

    Nick Abouzeid
    Nick Abouzeid37Partner @ Shrug Capital Β· Written
    There's a Tinder for everything...
    Paul Burke
    Paul BurkeCEO and Co-Founder, RentHoop Β· Written
    Paul Burke made this product
    Thanks for recommending us Nick!
  2. 11

    Makes it simple to find the best roommates.

    Nick Abouzeid
    Nick Abouzeid37Partner @ Shrug Capital Β· Written
    Also a popular one πŸš€
  3. 8
    Facebook Groups

    This app gives you a dedicated space for you and your groups

    Michael Deng
    Michael DengSoftware Developer Β· Written
    Facebook groups for finding housing in your area worked the best for me.
  4. Very underrated. Great startup and they're expanding quickly. Worth a look.
  5. Great mobile and web app. Growing startup currently operating in Spain & Italy but soon expanding to all EU and USA πŸš€πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
  6. 1

    Share bills and IOUs. Make sure everyone gets paid back.

    Sidharth Vijayan
    Sidharth VijayanCo-Founder, The Voiz App Β· Written
    They have the best bill/money splitting service and their pricing strategy was something I've not seen anyone else follow...
  7. Sidharth Vijayan
    Sidharth VijayanCo-Founder, The Voiz App Β· Written
    This app (currently in private beta, you can request to be added to the iOS beta) helps friends/roommates discuss things around your town/city/college/class and also anything & everything you can publicly discuss. Try it out, its fun... Sign Up for early Beta access on iOS and early release notification for Android.
  8. 2

    Meet fun people based on activities & discover events!

    Sama Jashnani
    Sama JashnaniCo-Founder, DownToDash Β· Written
    Sama Jashnani made this product
    Can use the app to find people for anything specific - can post that you are looking for a roommate too. Mainly based in NYC
  9. Win Warfield
    Win WarfieldCo-Founder, Homies App Β· Written
    Homies is a Baltimore based start-up looking to fix the experience on how people find like-minded roommates and quality housing. It's 100% free to use where you can search for roommates, find open rooms, or list your room (similar to airbnb). Not only does the app allow you to filter based on price, location, and length of stay - there's a household and lifestyle questionnaire based on things like cleanliness, preferred room temp, how much alcohol they typically drink during the week and so on - so you'll have a better chance on matching with a roommate with similar habits.