is a specialized housing service connecting academics, writers, artists, and travelers across the globe. Founded in 2000 by the spouse of an academic, it is the leading internet-based directory for academic home exchanges, home rentals, house sitting and sharing opportunities. is still run by its founder and a small, dedicated team of cosmopolitan individuals.
Read our testimonials to see what hundreds of scholars have to say about us. is a worldwide listing service for minds on the move that need to find or offer temporary accommodations. Members can post their property for home rental, exchange, sitting and/or sharing and can also register as a home tenant and/or sitter. As a member of our community, you will be able to save your search results, create a list of favorites, keep track of queries, and much more. Your email and home address remain concealed from the public site for optimal safety and security. Getting started is quick and easy, join us and post your home offered or home wanted listing today! is able to keep fees low by relying on success-based contributions. Posting a home offered listing is only $45 for academics ($65 for non-academic) and it is free for academics to post a home wanted listing ($20 for non-academics). Listings remain active for up to 14 months, can be updated at any time, and are renewable. To help our service grow and improve, we ask all users who find a match to send a success-based contribution.

Our house was empty for a couple of weeks at the end of our sabbatical year, and we were contacted by a very nice Canadian lady who wanted to take a holiday in Ireland. We are very glad to know our house is being looked after - and to have made another new friend through! Dr. V. Heffernan - Dublin, Ireland
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