Ever thought about taking a long trip made up of multiple exchanges? Here’s advice from one HomeExchange couple who just embarked on a five-month, three-country, 12-exchange journey! They say you’re only limited by your imagination.
If you have experienced the pleasure of a home exchange, you know how exciting it is and how you want to do more. So… why not schedule several home exchanges in a row for a longer, unforgettable trip? It may seem daunting to organize, but with these tips you’re only limited by your imagination!
Sometimes one half of a couple has to convince the other half about the wisdom of home exchange. Here are some testimonials from HomeExchange members about what it took to convince their skeptical partners. And the very happy results.
Arranging your first home exchange is exciting, but some old habits and concerns die hard, even as new ones are being born. These six reminders from recent first-time HomeExchangers help put important first-time experiences into context. Reminder: You’re Saving Money HomeExchange makes it possible to visit places you might not otherwise believe you can afford. Open your mind to new possibilities, especially those that are old set-aside dreams.
New members are always joining HomeExchange. With them they bring an exciting new assortment of homes. Here are six reasons why you should always bookmark and review our New Listings Collection. By Victoria Ortiz Heraclitus famously said that “The only constant is change.” As travelers, we can all describe the many ways this sentiment resonates with us. And with a new year of change upon us, complete with resolutions and new travel plans, why not celebrate the new by exploring the New Listings Collection?
It’s true that welcoming in perfect strangers would be reason for unease; however, by the time a home exchange is arranged, you’re putting trust in friends, not unknown people.
Some of the most commonly held myths about home exchanging. And our best shots at busting them. Sharing is not new. It goes back to the dawn of humanity itself, and yet when most people first consider sharing their homes, they squirm a bit. We get it. There are probably a thousand reasons why you think this isn’t for you. Fret no more!
Do your New Year’s resolutions include traveling more, making new friends and saving money? Check them all off in January by setting up a home exchange!
“Home-staging” is a critical step when it comes to selling or renting a home. Use it when you are thinking of doing a home exchange too!
Home Exchanging is much more than free accommodations. It’s sharing. Sharing your home, sharing a little bit of yourself, your hospitality, your favorite recipes, your insider knowledge on what makes your part of the world special and unique. Home Exchanging is much more than free accommodations. It’s sharing. Sharing your home, sharing a little bit of yourself, your hospitality, your favorite recipes, your insider knowledge on what makes your part of the world special and unique. One way our community expresses this is the welcome gift. Here are some stories of welcome gifts our members have shared with us.