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Homeshare Testimonials

12/20/2018

Image of Nesterly housemates chatting in the apartment they share in Cambridge by Jessica Rinaldi via Boston Globe. Why our community members love us and why we love them!       At Nesterly, we’re dedicated to building the best community platform for intergenerational homesharing in the world. As we continue to expand, our commitment to […]

How to Prepare for a Home Photoshoot

12/13/2018

Follow these quick and easy steps to prepare your home to be photographed.     Nesterly Photoshoot Info: Our shoots take approximately 15-30 minutes and our photographer will take photos of your spare room, the bathroom, the street view of your home, and any other shared spaces you’d like to feature.   Step 1: Prepare lighting […]

Guest Guide – Finalizing Your Nesterly Homeshare

12/09/2018

Congratulations! Now that you’ve connected with a great Host and decided to move forward, you’re just a couple steps away from finalizing your homeshare. Step 1: Discuss and sign your Host’s Homesharing Agreement. If a Host decides to move forward, they will share a draft version of their Homesharing Agreement with you. The goal of Nesterly’s Homesharing […]

Nesterly Demo

11/16/2018

Watch this 2-min video to learn how to sign up as a Host or Guest and start homesharing with another generation.

How To Take Home Photos

11/15/2018

Listings with 5-10 photos are 10 times more likely to get booked. Keep reading for tips on taking high-quality photos in a few seconds with just a smartphone or tablet. Tidy up your space. Learn how to prep your space for photos here or clean out your extra room here. Take pictures during the day. […]

Host Guide – Finalizing Your Nesterly Homeshare

10/27/2018

Congratulations! Now that you’ve connected with a great Guest and decided to move forward, you’re just a couple steps away from finalizing your homeshare.  Step 1: Customize and share your Homesharing Agreement with your Guest. The Homesharing Agreement will help you define exactly how you would like to share your home. Share your Homesharing Agreement […]

Nesterly Interview Guide

10/27/2018

Below are a few sample interview questions to help you gauge compatibility with prospective housemates.    Did you connect with a Nesterly community member? Congratulations! It is now time to schedule an interview to see if you are a good homesharing fit. During the interview – Do not be shy about stating what you are […]

Guest Tips and Tricks

10/09/2018

We’ve helped a ton of wonderful people find a new home. Here are a few things we’d recommend: Hedge Your Bets – we know it’s tempting to just message that one Host in the perfect location, but trust us and message 3 – 4 to start. Show Your Personality – in your first message, make […]

How to Clean Out Your Extra Room

09/27/2018

Do you have an extra room filled with storage, random knick-knacks, old things left behind by family members, or who knows what else? Does the thought of spending days clearing and organizing it make you anxious and stressed? Don’t worry, we’re going to use a popular prioritization technique to help you take that first step. […]

Tips and Resources for Hosts

01/01/2018

Here are some tips and resources to get you started: While the list below is not exhaustive, and we cannot provide direct legal advice, we hope it serves as a useful resource! If you have additional questions, contact your local city agencies, or consult a local lawyer or tax professional. TaxesRent received for a spare […]