There are many shared home opportunities throughout Washtenaw County with the majority clustered in and around Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti. As we make referrals to Home Seekers and Home Providers based upon compatibility, the homes listed below are meant to be examples of the different options available. This list is not all inclusive and at any given time there are up to 50 homes available for matching.
Most housing options tend to require non-smokers, with no pets. Generally, homes are furnished and allow access to kitchen and laundry facilities. Storage space is generally limited and overnight guests may not be welcome.
Contact the program coordinator at 734-998-9345 for more information on any of the listings.
West Ann Arbor - Scio Church Rd. near Main St. Bus Route 15:
Large home in a peaceful cul-de-sac. 2 bedrooms 1.5 semi-private baths available $300 - $400/ month. Share this home with an independent and active woman. Hardwood floors, large kitchen, beautiful backyard, tons of storage in the basement. Close to US 94. Assistance with housesitting and cat care.
Beautiful Country Setting in the City!
Close to I-94 and M-14: located in a quiet subdivision off Jackson Road near Weber’s. Wooded lot, walking trails, and lakes surround this picturesque home. 600 sq ft. private studio apartment located on the lower level with a separate entrance, full private bath and a fireplace. Share this must-see home with an active and creative older female. Asking rent is $450 to $500/ month but may be negotiable in exchange for household chores and assistance. 12-month lease required.
Share newer condo in lovely wooded setting. Furnished bedroom and private bath; storage available. Active, working woman seeking the same. Recent addition of a new puppy: french poodle. $450 females only; photos available upon request.
Very spacious and private lower-level nicely furnished master bedroom and private bathroom, spacious sitting room, newly remodeled home with lots of light and bright colors. Very comfortable and quiet. Kitchen is shared. Homeowner seeking companionship and security. Rent: $500 plus utilities. (Large enough for a couple.)
Lovely single-story home with lots of light, hardwood floors, no pets, two car attached garage. Private bedroom, access to home and garage. Some assistance requested with trash removal and snow removal. Rent: $350. Female, non-smoker, no pets.
Share condo with older woman and her dog. Private furnished bedroom and private bath. Services would include overnight assurance and some sharing of meals. Card players welcomed. Other errands as requested. Rent negotiable and compatibility to be evaluated by a trial visit.
West Liberty/Zeeb Rd:
Family of older woman with memory loss seeking overnight support/assurance. Private bedroom, private bath; She has two cats, very involved family and daytime supports – so responsibilities would be minimal, but home-sharer would need to have a style that would be compatible and sensitive to someone with memory loss issues. Rent – negotiable, and minimal for the right woman.
North West Ann Arbor – very near M-14 access:
Share home with very active woman, seeking some companionship. Furnished bedroom, shared bath, some assistance with chores possible. Rent – less than $300. Females only.
Old West Side - Fifth/Jefferson:
Great location for students/walking distance to downtown Ann Arbor. semi-furnished room, shared bath in home of working woman. Small shared kitchen, street parking. $300 plus ½ utilities (approximately $100 per month). Male or female. Non-smoker, no pets.
Room in home of older gentleman, seeking companionship and assistance with household chores. Rent negotiable. He has a dog, and is seeking a non-smoker - very little room for any additional furniture.
East Ann Arbor - Turnberry Subdivision:
Nicely furnished room and private bath in newer home. Share with active woman and her two cats. Rent of $350. Females only.
North East Ann Arbor:
Geddes Lake – condo – Large, furnished Master bedroom and private bath; Active older woman, seeking rent of $500. Very close to North Campus and bus transportation. Will consider male or female.
South East Ann Arbor - Platt/Packard: The Village
Share this beautiful condo in a quiet co-op setting. Near the corner of Packard and Platt in Ann Arbor, fully furnished bedroom, shared bathroom. Hardwood floors, bright colors and big windows let in tons of light. Living space is spread over 3 floors. Full laundry in basement. Asking rent is $400 to $450/ month but may be negotiable in exchange for light lifting and pet care for two friendly cats.
Platt/Michigan Avenue: Lovely large home, large bedroom, private bath; access to home. Share with very active working woman – she has no pets. Rent: $450.
Ypsilanti Township - Prospect Park:
Very nice private second floor bedroom and bathroom in new condo- share with active working woman. Rent: $350 plus utilities. Non-smoker; male or female; no pets.
Salem Township - North Territorial/Curtis Rd:
Share country home with recently widowed woman and her dog. Private bedroom and bath; furnished. Owner seeking overnight assurance, companionship and occasional assistance with household chores.
Rent: $300. Females only.
Ypsilanti - West Willow area:
Share home with older working woman, rent of $300 for furnished bedroom and shared bath. Females only, prefer someone older, no pets but smokers may be considered.