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
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.
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.