How to Write the best House Sitter Ad in 2019

How to Write the best House Sitter Ad in 2019

by Kyla Dewar  •  July 09, 2019
Becoming a house sitter is a dream come true for many. Depending on why and where you want to house sit, it can be an excellent opportunity for you to find occasional work within your area, or use it as an opportunity to travel and discover new places while you house sit. But despite all the appeal of housesitting, we know that finding a job isn’t always as easy as it seems. In today’s age, the unfortunate truth is that there will always be more people looking for work than those who can o...
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How to Keep Your Home Secure While You're at the Cottage

How to Keep Your Home Secure While You're at the Cottage

by Ben Jacklin  •  June 25, 2019
Hiring a house sitter is easier than ever in 2019. There are numerous benefits you may not have even thought of, which is why house sitting has become a more viable option for many. There are a lot of choices and plenty of reasons to join in with the house sitting revolution while you enjoy a trip to your holiday home. If you love your cottage, but don’t like the idea of leaving your home unattended or you worry about all the work you have to do at both, this article will outline some key ...
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3 of the Best Reasons to Hire a House Sitter

3 of the Best Reasons to Hire a House Sitter

by Rachel Abitan  •  June 04, 2019
When you go on vacation, the last thing you want to be worrying about is what’s happening back at home. But more often than not, people find their minds drifting towards their house and all the things that could be going wrong with it while their away. We just can’t help it. It’s human nature to worry and come up with a plethora of “what if” scenarios in our heads that keep us up at night. But if you ask us, that’s no way to enjoy your much-needed vacation. This is why hiring a house sitt...
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Why Los Angeles is the Best City to Housesit

Why Los Angeles is the Best City to Housesit

by Kyla Dewar  •  February 22, 2019
Ah, LA. The land of glitz and glamour. When you think about working there it’s pretty easy to bring to mind the seemingly fabulous jobs of its star-studded occupants, as well as the less glamorous jobs many people take when they’re trying to make it big. But whether you’re flocking to its seaside shores for your shot at fame and fortune or just to experience the wonders of the LA lifestyle, there may be another reason to look to LA if you want a job that may just get you a taste of both wor...
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How Much Should I Pay A House Sitter in 2018?

How Much Should I Pay A House Sitter in 2018?

by Kathy Green  •  September 10, 2018
If you’re going on vacation and want someone to water your plants, collect your mail and put out cat food, consider hiring a house sitter! Not only are house sitters very effective at preventing home burglaries, they also upkeep your house while you’re gone so you don’t have to spend time catching up when you get back from your travels. When you’ve found the perfect person to look after your home, you may be wondering how much does a house sitter cost. Luckily, we have done the research s...
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How to Establish Yourself as a Top House Sitter

by Martha Scully  •  June 10, 2018
What is house sitting? Well, it is one of the most interesting ways through which you can travel, earn for yourself, and even get to stay in a new place in any corner of the world. Precisely, house sitting is all about staying at someone else’s residence when the owner has gone on a prolonged vacation. You can enjoy a free accommodation at the client’s place, take care of the house and explore the city. On the other hand, you can even ask for a fee for your services while staying at the clie...
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Winter House Sitting: Are You Prepared for These Key Situations?
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Winter House Sitting: Are You Prepared for These Key Situations?

by Craig Sutton  •  February 03, 2017
During the winter, people frequently travel south to get away from cold weather. Whether people are taking a vacation, visiting family over the holidays or snowbirds are heading south for the winter, house sitters can be extremely useful. Winter presents a number of unique situations and challenges for house sitters; you need to be ready and willing to deal with these situations as part of the job. We’ve put together a list of common things to be prepared for when house sitting during th...
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