Houston has amazing attractions, fantastic dining options, and a lower cost of living compared to some bigger cities, with just as much to offer. If you’re moving to or within Houston, finding a room for rent and a roommate may be at the top of your list. Once you cross that off, you can enjoy the big city without worry about the cost of rent.
If you’re looking for an apartment share, whether to help pay the bills, or you prefer having company, finding the perfect room for rent or roommate doesn’t have to be hard. Especially if you let us help you. So ahead of you move to Houston, start looking for rooms for rent and roommates today.
Houston rental prices have remained steady over the last few years. It does have everything you would expect from a big city, plus fantastic warm weather throughout the year. And even better, the cost of living is lower than some of the other big cities like Los Angeles. Renting in Houston also means getting more for your buck, such as more space, amenity rich complexes, backyards, parking and more. Still, the average rent in Houston is around $1,100 per month. The most sought-after neighborhoods include Midtown Houston, Neartown, Montrose, and Downtown Houston. Apartments in these areas average around $1,000 per month. More affordable areas to live include South Park, Greater Fifth Ward, or East Little York. Over there, rent averages around $700 per month. By splitting the rent with a roommate and renting a room , it’s possible to live in the more popular or costly areas within Houston without worry about the higher cost of rent.
What are you looking for in a room rental and a new home? Everyone has different preferences, so we strive to make sure you match with listings and roommates which match your lifestyle and preferences. First, you’ll need to tell us a little about yourself. Start with the basics such as budget, move date and preferred areas. Then, tell us about your lifestyle and preferences, such as your schedule, habits and sociability. The more we know, the better we can match you with relevant listings and potential roommates. Once signed up, you can explore rooms for rent listings who we will present to you based on the best fit.
Our platform makes searching easy. After signup, we'll present the top listings for you. you can use the filters to narrow down your search, then review the listings for more information, photos and details about the roommates. You can contact those you want to learn more about with a message or a "like". You’ll be able to chat with them directly on our platform, and schedule a viewing if they seem as a good fit. It can be that easy to find a place that’s going to be a perfect match for you.
If you’re ready to enjoy the gorgeous weather, robust job market, fantastic shopping options, and everything else Houston has to offer, start searching for rooms for rent on Diggz today. A free account is all you need to start looking for the perfect place. At Diggz, we make it easy for you to find the perfect new place so you can start enjoying your life in Houston.
Search through thousands of potential roommates, whether you have a room for rent, are looking for a vacant room, or want to pair up with someone to search for a new apartment. Our proprietary algorithm will match your personality, lifestyle and preferences with other roommate prospects and display your personalized best matches on top. You can further refine your roommate search using our filters to match your specific requirements.
Express interest by clicking “Like” on profiles of those who seem as they would be good roommates and if it’s mutual, they will become a “Match”. When a potential roommate “likes” you, you will receive a notification and they will be added to your “Likes” page where you can decide if it is mutual and “Like” back.
You can communicate directly and safely with your potential roommate “Matches” within our application. All your roommate search leads are in one central place, and you don’t need to share your personal contact information until you are ready.