Living in a communal living space has many advantages, for those who are suited to the lifestyle. However, like with anything, else it has its disadvantages as well. So, be sure that you know all the in and outs of coliving, before deciding if it is right for you.
The Up Sides to Coliving
Pooling resources means you can afford a higher standard of living.
The biggest attraction for communal living is that it saves you money. The more people you have contributing towards the rent, the less rent everybody pays. Often, this allows you to be able to live in a classier apartment than you would otherwise be able to afford on your own. More members contributing towards utilities and amenities also means that you can spring for Wi-Fi and the finer things in life, such as a swimming pool, or a cleaning service. Continue reading