Homesharing is a relatively new concept that’s been making waves all over the world, and it’s revolutionized the way people advertise and find both short and long-term accommodation.
More homesharing websites similar to AirBnb are popping up and making homesharing available for South Africans, both those who love to travel and those who have houses, apartments or rooms to rent.
If you’ve never heard of homesharing before, maybe it’s time to try something new.
Continue reading 9 Ways to a Happy Homeshare
Yesterday marked possibly the best Valentine’s present we as South Africans could receive. Our President, Jacob Zuma, finally agreed to step down after much political anguish.
Continue reading Best Valentine’s Day for South Africa
We are often asked about home sharing alternatives to Airbnb.
So many alternatives exist for BnBs or entire home or apartment rental listings globally, but not many focus on the peer-to-peer, or home sharing community, and of those, not many cater to us South Africans.
Continue reading Home Sharing Alternatives to Airbnb in South Africa
On Tuesday morning, 12 September 2017 Christine da Silva had the honour of speaking to Kieno Kammies on Cape Talk radio about home-sharing in the township communities of Cape Town and the mentorship program we are currently involved with in Langa. Continue reading Township Homesharing & Our Mentoring Program
SharingSA is a community to find and share information as well as network for the sharing economy in South Africa.
Founded by Christine da Silva, who had mentored and guided the Airbnb Community in Cape Town together with Corina Rosca since 2015 as official Host Ambassadors and, decided in 2017 to widen the community to all home-sharing platforms.
Continue reading Founding Sharing SA