millennial who wants to save or make money via Social Living. A leader
who wants to be in charge of their own household.
He or she starts a SocialHouse based on location, social preferences,
and most enjoyed social/career activities. They sign a lead with a
property and make up their HouseRules. We then match them with a
like-minded members to move into their vacant bedroom(s).
What is a Member?
millennials living together for economic, social, and/or career
benefits. Someone who wants to join a SocialHouse and take on less
responsibility and maintain mobility. Direct beneficiaries of The Power
What is a Sponsor?
1) Property managers/owners
2) Financial investors who sponsor young hosts
3) Corporate Housing sponsors
How do I become a Member/Host?
submit an application through our website then complete a 20 second
video introducing yourself to our community and future housemates!
How long are membership packages for?
All memberships are month to month for as long as your stay. (Certain properties have different guidelines)
Is there a monthly fee to be a member?
Nope! At this time membership is Free.
Are there any fees?
is a 2.99% (of the total rent) fee that is included into the
Member's monthly rent. For this fee you get to participate in all of our
events, get our abundance of perks, and get to be matched with
Are all apartments shared or can i get my own place?
Yes, in efforts to pass savings onto our members, all apartments are shared.
Am I required to jump on the lease?
not required if you are a Member, but you have the option to. Hosts are
attached to the lease. (Some apartments vary on this issue, but you
will be informed on those properties).
Does the rate include utilities?
if you are a Member SocialHouse properties include your month utility
bill. As a Host, we ask that you calculate your utilities into the
monthly rate for your SocialHouse.
Do I pay rent to SocialHouse, the management company or my host?
All Members Hosts make rent payments through the SocialHouse payment platform and SocialHouse will pay the Sponsor (Landlord).
What happens when a member breaks the household rules?
behavior points redeemable from various perks can be lost and/or an
eviction can take place after several complaints in a short time frame.
We check up on your SocialHouse to make sure everyone is playing nice.
Are all Social Houses fully furnished?
Yes, all units are beautifully furnished and are fully livable.
If i have my own furniture, can I bring it along with me?
would be up to your Hosts discretion if they wanted to allow other
furniture into their SocialHouse. However, one of our low-cost perks is
to help with storage.
Is it possible to move from city to city with my membership?
Members can get placed anywhere in the world with a like-minded
housemate for a one-time fee of $200. They must be in our system for
over a year and have to match with the house they want to swap with.
If I'm living in alone in a two bedroom apartment without a matched housemate, do I need to cover the full rent payment?
No. Once you are accepted as a Host it’s entirely on SocialHouse to match you up with a housemate.
If I have housemate in mind, can they move in?
Yes, your desired housemate would just need to become a member. At that point, you both may live together and enjoy perks.
Do I need to be a member to enjoy SocialHouse perks?
this way we can properly organize large groups and everyone involved
can see who’s attending. You may join SocialCircles™ to learn about cool
events and activities.
Are month-to-month leases available?
Yes, but only for Members, with a 30-day notice and a 3+ month commitment. Hosts must follow the rules of their lease.
Is parking included?
Because each living arrangement is unique, you’d have to contact the Host directly for those details.
Are pets allowed?
love animals! However, each individual property has its own set of
rules. Please contact your Host directly for those details. The answer
may be found in the listing as well.
Can I sublet my room through the software while I travel?
subletting is permitted through the website and only to fellow Members
with a 3 month minimum. Subletting outside of our platform can result in
loss of security deposit and loss of membership.
Do I need to be a U.S. citizen to be a member?
Anyone can become a Member after submitting an application.
Do children need to pay membership fees?
Only children over ten years of age will have to pay $49 annual membership fee. (This fee is waved for the first two years).
Is there a pet fee?
Each individual property has its own set of rules. Please contact your Host directly for those details.
Can I secure a place without meeting my future housemate in person?
will set up a video chat so that you don't have to meet in-person. But
all Members and Hosts must meet to ensure they are a match.
What's the security deposit?
Generally speaking, it is equal to one month's rent. But some properties vary.
Are overnight visitors permitted?
but each house has its own set of HouseRules. Contact your Host for
more information for max duration and head count limitations.
Are couples permitted to live in one room together?
HouseRules vary from Host to Hosts, most listings will specify whether or not they're open to the idea.