FREE FOREVER deal closing Midnight AEST 5 August

Our tremendously successful FREE FOREVER launch special will close at midnight AEST 5 August. To secure FREE access to People Like Us Home Swap FOREVER, all you need to do is: 1. List and activate your home before this time. 2. Press the FREE FOREVER button to activate the deal. While ever you maintain a listing on People Like Us, it will be free, no matter what happens to our pricing in future. Don't miss your chance to have FREE access to People Like Us forever! Act now.

Feature listing - Montreal, Canada | Apartment like a house

2 floors, big and sunny and only 10 minutes from Montreal! Patricia says her house is too big "but it allows me to receive friends visitors and sometimes even travelers via the Couchsurfing website! Looking for vacations with my boyfriend in Italy, Spain, England or anywhere in Europe!" This is a beautiful, bright, large condo on 2 floors, 2 bedrooms with double bed, an office area, living room and dining room in the same open area. It's well maintained and has friendly neighbors. Internet wifi, Netflix, dishwasher, fireplace, bath, possibility of lending the car. Nearly all services by foot. Contact Patricia and vis...

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Let there be likes!

Yesterday we released the Feed and first position was quickly snapped up by John & Lyn in Wales. If you fancy a white Christmas this year in the UK, and who wouldn't, take a look! And today, you can "like" their post! We've added "Like" buttons to the bottom of each post so you can show your appreciation. I know some of you have very specific dates and places you want to travel so please post on the Feed: Comments are coming soon!

Fancy Christmas in the UK

We have 75 successful exchanges behind us and are now planning our next. We have the summer of 2019 already sorted but are looking to be away between November 2018 and February 2019. Ideally we are keen on South East Asia, but could be persuaded to visit Australia or New Zealand again Get in touch if you fancy a simultaneous exchange from 3 to 8 weeks in length Lyn and John

Be the first to write something on our feed

Regular readers will know that my Blog is used to circulate information and to promote new and feature listings. Well, today we're renaming it the Feed and opening it up to all our members. A lot of people have very specific home swap needs. For example you might really want to travel to Spain but you can only travel in August. You can put that information in your personal description right now, but it's not very proactive and people may not see it. The Feed is more like Facebook. Use it to advertise your property. Use it to see who wants to come to Puglia. Use it to say you really want to go to Canada and are happy to swap with anyone there. Tell a story about a recent swap, or use it for anything you want! You can even add an image to dress up your post. Occasional posts wi...

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How responsive are you at People Like Us?

We've introduced a new feature at People Like Us to show how responsive a member is to booking offers. The response rate can be seen at the bottom of the property card on the main screen. It is calculated as a percentage of the bookings to which the member has responded for that property e.g. 80%. If your response rate is below 100% it means that you have a booking offer to which you have not responded. If you receive a booking offer, you can accept or reject the offer or mark it as Considering, meaning that you may accept at a later time. It's important though that you respond to offers as a member has shown genuine interest and they are waiting for a response. We have also introduced reminders to let you know if you have an offer to which you haven't responded. Just pop in...

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New listing - Wellington NZ | Home Swap with People Like Us

This morning's feature property is from Penny in New Zealand who is happy to travel anywhere, but preferably somewhere warm! Not surprising at this time of year in NZ! Penny says "Our home has stunning sea and country views. It is in a quiet peaceful area yet close to the beach and 20 minutes from the capital city. What more could you ask for!" It's a very sunny house with four double bedrooms (master bedroom with en-suite); main bathroom with double spa bath; lounge leading out to garden and deck area with barbecue; kitchen; family room with TV; dining room; study; third WC; integral garage and laundry area. Have a...

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New listing - Prague | Member looking for Gold Coast swap with People Like Us

Gorgeous, spacious and luxurious house in Prague for a swap New member Eva is looking for a swap to southern Queensland, Australia for November through to February. On offer is a spacious, new and luxurious family house just 30 minutes to the centre of Prague. Eva says: "Our house was built in 2016 when we returned back from Australia to spend some time with our family. The house has three huge bedrooms (one queen size bed, in other two rooms are bunk beds - the bottom one is 140 cm wide and the top one is 100 cm wide) , one study with a sofa bed, two spacious bathrooms with toilets (bath tube, shower upstarir, sho...

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New listing - Nashville USA | Swap with People Like Us

Today's feature listing comes from the home of country music and the capital of Tennessee. It's a beautiful historic cottage on a cul-de-sac with modern updates located in a vibrant neighborhood in central Nashville and just a short $6 Uber/Lyft to Downtown! This home is a mere 5 minute drive to the following neighborhoods - 12th South, 8th/Melrose, Hillsboro Village, The Gulch and of course - Edgehill Village! Rest well with memory foam mattress and pillows in all rooms, including the sleeper sofa! It may be known for country music but there are lots of other things to do in Nashville. Leggi di più

We've improved our messaging feature at People Like Us

Many of our members use our inbuilt messaging feature to communicate with each other over swaps but until now it's been a challenge to see all your messages in the one place and whether or not someone has responded. Indeed, it's been a little difficult to find a member's details if you wanted to message them about a swap before you made an offer. We've released a number of improvements to make it all a whole lot easier: 1. Most places where you see a member's photo and details, you'll also see a "Send message" button. For example, if you're viewing a home listing, you'll see the button below the member's photo. 2. If you click on "Messages" on the navigation bar (https://peo...

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