There are many benefits to share accomodation. Living with others can reduce your living costs. The benefits should be assessed, taking in all considerations. Here is a list of the pros and cons of share accomodation.
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Make sure that there is someone else in the house with you when prospective flatmates arrive. If you live alone, be wary of giving this information to prospective flatmates over the phone. They could use this knowledge to break into your apartment when you are alone.
The best place to look for share accommodation is in the newspaper that covers the area that you want to move to. If you live in Sydney have a look in the Sydney Morning Herald and the Daily Telegraph; in Melbourne look in the Age or the Herald Sun; check the relevant papers in other [...]