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What if you could drop into nearly any city you can imagine and be at home there? No, you don’t have to be Brad Pitt or Beyoncé, with houses around the world. You just have to join a home exchange club.

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15 tips to create the perfect #HomeExchange listing so you can attract the best exchange offers.
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How to write my home exchange listing ? Here are 15 practical tips to create an attractive offer and conclude your first home exchange.
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Were you born to travel? How many of these 21 signs apply to you? #HomeExchange   #Travel  #FamilyTravel #FrugalTravel #LiveTheDream  
#15: Your measure of whether someone is a good friend or not is, “Would he be a dick to me after being awake for 17 hours straight on a non-sleeper train?”
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Home swapping is growing in popularity… would you consider it?

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Remember back in the school days when you had a student exchange, and stayed with a host family aboard for a couple of days? And in exchange your family would host a student from abroad to stay at yours for a couple of days too? Well, exchanging houses works fundamentally the same way. It’s based on trust and a sense of adventure. Featured in the 2006 comedy movie “The Holiday,” home exchanging is not a new concept, though in recent years it h...
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How long is your commute? Where will you work this year?


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An alternate version of this article was published in the Off Hours column in the April 2015 edition of the Society for Technical (STC) magazine Intercom. By Barrie Byron, STC Associate Fell...
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All the way to the phone in my hand most days, but sometimes I have to open up my Chromebook! 
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Always growing, always moving forward at #HomeExchange . 2015 was a banner year.

With over 66,000 homes in our listings and 150,000 home exchanges made #HomeExchange  made dreams come true, living like a local and staying for free.

We also listened. We created special collections so people with similar interests and values could connect, to ensure safety we introduced phone verification, created a friendlier search page and gave badges to commend those with the greatest involvement in our community, because that's what make Home Exchange great, YOU!

 
By Jim Pickell, President 2015 was a Banner Year for the HomeExchange community My fellow HomeExchange Members, In the last 12 months, we sent over 2.5 million exchange inquiries to each another, resulting in 150,000 exchanges. Our most-contacted listing received nearly 3,000 inquiries – almost 10 per day. Together we saved about $450,000,000, allowing us to travel further, stay longer and do more. With well over 1 million exchanges since we laun...
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+Cara McKee shares her experience arranging a swap with #HomeExchange !

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I'm not very organised when it comes to family holidays. Don't get me wrong, I am a big fan of a holiday, but I'm an even bigger fan of holidays that someone else organises for me! I mean, where to go? What to do? How to ge...
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"The big players of the travel industry are fighting for control of their markets. This is creating new opportunities and threats for many of the players, including those in the sharing economy."

- Jim Pickell, HomeExchange.com President in #HuffingtonPost

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I just did the math that led to that $10,919 figure and it blows my mind, too.

Here’s the gist of it … over the past few years I have fallen in love with HomeExchange.com, a home swap platform that allows you to exchange homes with people all over the world...

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I just did the math that led to that $10,919 figure and it blows my mind, too. Here’s the gist of it … over the past few years I have fallen in love with HomeExchange.com, a home swap platform that... Keep Reading →
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"Whether it's even part of the sharing economy (barely), Airbnb dominates many of the discussions surrounding how the sharing economy is impacting our travel and our very way of life."
+Jim Pickell in Huffington Post.

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Whether it's even part of the sharing economy (barely), Airbnb dominates many of the discussions surrounding how the sharing economy is impacting our travel and our very way of life. Of considera...
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Airbnb is picking up a bad reputation for really destroying family neighborhoods. I've heard horror stories about upstairs neighbors that started renting out their apartments to rowdy college students on spring break, etc. I think HomeExchange.com has a much more sustainable model.
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For a single and affordable annual fee, members of home-exchange networks can occupy whole homes, usually as many times as can be arranged. Invaluable bonuses include your hosts’ insider tips on the best places to go...

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"Within a couple of weeks of my listing going live I was contacted by a couple from Parksville on Vancouver Island who have family living near me in Lancing, UK. " #HomeExchange   #vancouver   #VancouverIsland   #LivingTheDream  #Canada
Valerie Knight set our for her first Home Exchange, a trip to Vancouver Island in Canada's Western province, British Columbia.
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Travel anywhere. Live like a local. Stay for free.
Introduction
Home Exchange is the vacation alternative where you stay in my house and I stay in yours.

Home exchangers trade their homes, condominiums or apartments at a time that is convenient to both parties.


Add Listing
Take a few minutes and list your house or your apartment so our Community can see it. Your home is unique. Show it off! Let our Community know what makes your Listing one-of-a-kind!
Send and Receive Inquiries
It’s easy: browse countless Listings for homes and locations you love, and use our simple messaging system to get in touch with those Members. Check out Inquiries sent to you from Members, and when you are ready, simply arrange your Exchange.
Exchange
Your Exchange can be anything you want it to be. Plan it on your time, travel where you want, on your schedule. Partner with like-minded Members to get everyone’s ideal vacation. Travel your way and live like a local.

Become part of the world's leading Home Exchange Community!


Over 65,000 Members have already made over hundreds of thousands of successful exchanges all over the world.





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