HOUSESITTING BLOGS AND MAGAZINES
Each issue is full of house sitting resources, reader experiences, getting started guides, destination information, travel tips, and the latest news from the house sitting community – all focused on making house sitting easier!
Since April 2016, the House Sitters Extraordinaire have experienced over 25 sits in 7 counties. Follow their journey of travel, housesitting and giving back to the communities they visit.
Clyde and Terry Coles have been housesitting for over a year. After selling their house and everything they owned, they began housesitting full-time all over the world.
‘Your Escape Blueprint’ documents the travels of Michael and Yvonne Bauche. They share videos, photography and personal insights into the places they visit. It’s a no BS account of life on the road.
Jema from ‘Half the Clothes’ offers round-the-world adventure planning secrets plus lessons on what not to do. She tells great stories and doesn’t sugar coat anything. She also has a great podcast about blogging.
Roam The Horizon is the honest, down-to-earth travel blog and guide created by Joe and Tayler. They provide fellow and aspiring travellers with as much information as possible, through thoughtful and honest reviews of the world’s most amazing places.
Kate is one of my best friends and an awesome travel buddy. She’s an adventurista from a small town in Arkansas who loves taking pictures, playing cards, and trying new things. “It’s always an adventure!”
HOUSESITTING PLATFORMS & REFERRAL GROUPS
This is the platform I first signed up to and I’ve gotten the most success from. Almost 20 sits so far including Europe, Asia, North America and Central America. Use the affiliate link below to get 20% off your membership.
One of the best places to learn EVERYTHING about housesitting. I personally joined the Academy when I was first getting started and it was the best thing I could have done. Plus, after you complete the course you can join the Referral Group where we share Amazing housesits with each other.
I love Mexico, so it only makes sense that I use House Sit Mexico a lot. One of the great things about this site is that the ratio of homeowners to petsitters and very low (not so much competition) which is great if you’re just getting started!
HOUSESITTING FACEBOOK GROUPS
This is a new Facebook Group I’ve started which is free to join and we welcome pet owners and pet sitters to join and connect with each other. I’ll also be updating the group daily with links to new listings posted on the global platforms.
Nat and Jodie’s actionable advice is mixed with inspirational stories of regular people from all walks of life who have used house sitting as a way to see the world.
An intriguing story of 2 Canadians, Johanne and Doug, who gave up their busy careers and left everything behind to become homeless by choice. They escaped their nine to five routine and are now full time, global nomads who housesit full-time!