Generation Accommodation believes that the twin issues of loneliness and social isolation among senior member of our community and the lack of affordable accommodation for students and young professionals can be solved with one solution. As a Social Enterprise, it is the aim of Generation Accommodation to work constructively to tackle these two ever growing problems.
Am I eligible to Share my Home through Generation Accommodation?
If you live alone you meet part one of the criteria for joining the Generation Accommodation Community
No longer in full time Employment
If you are no longer a full time member of the Workforce you meet part two if the criteria for joining the Generation Accommodation Community
If you have a spare room adhering to the Generation Accommodation living standard you meet part three of the criteria for joining the Generation Accommodation Community
How I benefit by Sharing my Home through Generation Accommodation?
By joining the Generation Accommodation Community and offering to share your home you are providing someone in need of housing with safe and affordable accommodation, enabling them to fully partake in the workforce or engage in full time education.
Tax Free Income
Generation Accommodation income is covered under the Revenue Commissioners approved 'Rent-a-Room Scheme' allowing you to earn up to €14,000 rental income, tax free per year.
Company and Security
Sharing your home with someone will not only give you peace of mind, and additional security in your home. Becoming part of Generation Accommodation Community allows you to partake in our unique social events and meet individuals who share your passion for helping others.
Am I eligible to find a Home through Generation Accommodation?
Unable to afford Rent
Are you a student or a young professional who is unable to afford the market value of rent?
Are you willing to adhere to the house rules as agreed between you and the homeowner?
Are you willing to become an active member of a Generation Accommodation Home?
Do you enjoy spending time with and helping other people?
How I benefit by Home Sharing through Generation Accommodation?
Find safe and affordable accommodation while also helping to provide company for someone living alone.
Find accommodation in an area that is in a convenient location to your work or college.
The cost of rent is decided between the homeowner and home sharer to ensure that both parties are happy with the rate.