As energy becomes scarcer and more expensive, sharing housing becomes an obvious solution. Finding compatible housemates should not be left to luck, chance, or a best friend. To live comfortably together, adults must have a basic agreements about key areas of common concern - and these agreements should be made before living together.
The book, "Sharing Housing: A Guidebook for Finding and Keeping Good Housemates" guides the reader from the initial "maybe I should have a housemate" through advertising, interviewing, selecting and actually living with housemates. More about the book and how to obtain a copy can be found at www.sharinghousing.com/book.
The website is a companion to the book. On the website are: a short presentation about why to share housing, a free questionnaire of 13 essential areas every housemate arrangement must negotiate , downloadable worksheets and blog postings on the subject.
Good housemates live comfortably with each other. Great housemates form community.