Home sharing made safe and simple

We match great people to form fulfilling living arrangements

Share your home with a like-minded person.

Personality-based matching

A thorough interview process to match you with like-minded people.

Background checks

We use cutting-edge technology to screen all applicants.

On-going support

Get access to support and resources to make your home-sharing arrangement an enjoyable experience. 

Liability insurance

Coverage for liabilities and damages for hosts and guests.



  • Apply

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

  • Screen

    We do background checks, court record searches and personality assessments. We inspect every home and provide you with options to share your home with.

  • Match & Move-in

    Meet your new match and set the terms and house rules for your new living arrangement.

Guests: $50 placement fee

Hosts: $50/month membership fee *

*new hosts, one-time $250 on-boarding fee

IGEN Frequently Asked Questions

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