Houston has amazing attractions, fantastic dining options, and a lower cost of living compared to some of the bigger cities, with just as much to offer. If you’re moving to or within Houston, finding a roommate or a room for rent may be at the top of your list. Once you cross that off the list, you can enjoy the big city without worry about the cost of rent
If you’re looking for someone to share an apartment, whether to help pay the bills, or you prefer having company, finding the perfect roommate or room for rent doesn’t have to be hard. Especially if you let us help you. So ahead of you move to Houston, start looking for roommates and rooms today.
Houston rental prices have remained steady over the last few years. The city does have everything you would expect from a big city, plus fantastic warm weather throughout the year. But, 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 living with a roommate, it’s possible to live in the more desirable and costly areas within Houston without worry about the higher cost of rent
Not sure which neighborhood is the best fit for you? read our Houston's 20 Best Neighborhood guide and find your ideal place to live in Houston. Our roommate finder simplifies the search for roommates and rooms for rent in popular Houston neighborhoods like Downtown, Midtown, Montrose, Greater Heights, River Oaks, West University Place, Upper Kirby and more.
What are you looking for in a roommate? Everyone has different preferences, so we strive to make sure you match with a roommate who shares the same lifestyle and preferences as you. First, you’ll need to tell us a little about yourself. We’ll start with the basics such as budget, move date and preferred areas. Then, we’ll ask about your lifestyle and preferences, such as your schedule, habits and sociability. When we know more about you, we can match you with potential roommates who share the same lifestyle and preferences. Once signed up, you can explore potential roommates and rooms for rent who we will present to you based on the best fit. You can further filter the roommate and room options based on your preferences to find the perfect person to live with
Our roommate finder makes searching easy. After signup, we'll present the top prospects for you. you can use the filters to narrow down your search, then review the profiles of potential 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 to meet in person if they seem as a good fit. It can be that easy to find a roommate 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 a roommate on Diggz today. A free account is all you need to start looking for the perfect roommate to live with. At Diggz, we make it easy for you to find the perfect roommate so you can start enjoying your life in Houston.
Can Diggz help me find roommates?
Absolutely! Diggz is here to cover all your needs. Whether you're looking for rooms for rent, roommates to fill your empty room, or someone to partner with for finding a new place, Diggz has you covered. You can even find full apartments for rent and Coliving rooms in certain cities.
Does it cost anything to sign up or use Diggz?
Diggz is a completely free roommate finder platform. You can post your room for rent or listing and find a roommate without any charges. While there are options to upgrade for additional features, the core functionality of connecting with roommates and exploring listings is available for free.
How long does it take for my roommate listing to be live?
Once you complete a quick sign up and create your profile, your listing will be live immediately. All Diggz members will be able to see it, and you can proactively search and engage with prospective roommates right away.
Can I find a roommate to team up with me to find a place?
Absolutely! Many members on Diggz are looking not only for rooms for rent but also for someone to partner with to find a new place. In fact, many matches on the platform occur between two individuals who are seeking to team up for this exact purpose.
How do I know if the people on the site are real?
Rest assured that everyone on Diggz is a real person. We prioritize security and utilize both A.I. and human oversight to prevent and detect any scammy or suspicious-looking roommate profiles. Outdated or inactive accounts are filtered out, ensuring you search through relevant and genuine profiles.
What happens with my information when I no longer need to find a roommate?
You have full control over your data. You can easily delete your profile at any time, along with all your data from our records. Alternatively, you can also deactivate your profile if you want to keep the option open for finding a roommate in the future. While deactivated, your data will still be saved, but your profile won't be visible to others until you decide to reactivate it.