IGEN is for everyone

Home is who you share it with.

Young Adults Affordable homes with great hosts.

IGEN connects you with like-minded people to form comfortable and secure living arrangements. We screen all hosts and inspect all properties to find the most suitable matches.

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Have a spare room? help someone find a home.

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Empty Nesters great guests for your spare room.

Rent out an empty room to earn extra income and help a young adult find an affordable home. All our guests are insured, screened, and guaranteed. Receive monthly rent directly into your account.

Why iGen Our Values

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Sustainable 

Transforming unused space into an affordable accommodation option.
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Trust 

Hosts and guests are pre-vetted and matched by personality and interests.
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Community 

Feel better about where you live by helping others.

Process Simple as 1,2,3

  • Apply

    Apply to IGEN online or mail an application. It’s free to apply.

  • Screen

    We do background and criminal record checks and personality assessments to find the best match for you.

  • Match & Move-in

    Meet your new room-mate and set the terms of the living arrangement and house rules.

Features

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Hosts

 
  • Guaranteed monthly rent so you never worry about missed payment.
  • $250,000 renters liability insurance so you can relax.
  • On-going support to ensure a successful living arrangement.
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Guests

 
  • Affordable homes that fit your budget.
  • Pre-vetted hosts and inspected homes so that you are safe and secure.
  • Support resources to make your living arrangement a success.

IGEN Fees 15% of monthly rent

Includes 

Screen & Match

Background and criminal record checks and interviews.  Get connected with rigorously screened people.

Liability Insurance

$250,000 liability insurance, $2,000 coverage for unpaid rent or damages.

On Going Support

Rent collection and payment services. Professional staff and resources to help you maintain a successful living arrangement.

IGEN Frequently Asked Questions

IGEN IS FOR EVERYONE Join as a host or guest, regardless of your age or ethic background. Let us help you share your home.