Silvernest - Roomates for Seniors
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Silvernest is a roommate-matching service for boomers and empty nesters who have space to share. It is a web site where those with space to rent can find people who want to rent. They claim to help with background checks, lease preparation, and collecting rent.
From the website: "We go way above and beyond your basic “I need a room” request. Our profiles and matching capabilities ensure that you and your housemate are a just-right fit. We provide simple tools to get the job done right. From one click background screens to customizable lease templates... everything you need in one place."
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