Before talking about new trend House sitting, if you are a traveler you already know that couchsurfing is providing free accommodation and it can help you to meet locals and travelers. Now there’s airbnb, the enemy of the hostels and hotels, to find an accommodation with reasonable prices for your travels.
There are thousands of house owners are waiting for you to take care their houses while they are away. You stay at the house free in exchange of doing the routine house stuff, caring the garden, taking the garbage out or walking the dog.
While the house sitter stay at home free, the owner of the house can leave the house without hesitation. So this is a win-win concept.
If you are interested in house sitting, here are a couple of the website you can use:
There is even luxury houses are waiting for their sitters: luxuryhousesitting
Only thing you must do is create a profile one of these websites you prefer, select a location you want to go, get in touch with your house owner and stay in his place.
If you have doubt about security about using this tool, as all other community websites, profiles and reviews are going to give you and idea!
You are already house sitter or you want to be one of them? We’d like to hear your comments below!
Happy house sitting 🙂