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

Network of counsellors and professional support always available.

Liability insurance

Coverage for renter liabilities and damages.

Rent collection and payment

We handle rent collection and payment.



  • 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 to find the best match for you. We inspect every home and meet every hosts.

  • Match & Move-in

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

Guests: $50 registration fee

Hosts: 10% monthly rent*

*new placement fee of 50% first month’s rent

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.