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  • Country: United States
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*️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️Please put the dates in the Subject Line of your email. For example, "June 1 - July 4, flexible." *️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️ Hi, My name is Mary. I have a B&B/ hostel in Chicago. Now, I ......

  • Country: United States
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My name is Brendan. I grew up in Ireland and was recruited to play soccer here in Chicago. I still play though my focus now has switched to Real Estate and short term rentals and keeping my Super Host status! I like to live a healthy lifestyle, stay ......

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I've got a house in a university town in the country. People here are really nice! Especially if you like serenity and quiet. I spend most of my day reading and meditating. I also don't have a lot of work that needs to be done - I am in ......

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We are a couple in our early 30s with two sons born October 2015, and February 2017. We also have 20+ farm, pet, or occasionally exotic animals depending on our current resources. We have recently purchased a tiny old farm house on a small plot of ......

  • Country: United States
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*️*️*️*️*️We are not accepting workaway until after January 2020. We are a small family in Chicago with big hearts. We are a working mom with 1 elementary aged child. We often host high school exchange students. Although we are in a big city, we ......

  • Country: United States
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We are a loving family of Mom, Dad, and 2 (ages 11 and 12.5 at hosting) children in the Southwest Chicago Suburbs. We have a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, single-family house with a large, fenced yard, about 30 minutes outside Chicago, in a safe and ......

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Greeting to all and Hello from Chicago :) My teenage daughter and I ( Mom ) live in a condo in the heart of our charming, historic town of Oak Park, close to everything. We are warm, caring and welcoming !!! From 2009-2016 we hosted international ......

  • Country: United States
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****FALL STAYS**** We have someone visiting for 2 months during all of October and November. Come stay & eat with my husband and I in our second bedroom in our Urban Loft in Chicago, IL - USA in exchange for simple housework and/or help with ......

  • Country: United States
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Hi ! We are a married couple, staying with our relatives, who are another married couple & their 2 kids. We have just moved back to Wisconsin, & are staying here for a while - we are not yet certain exactly where we'd like to settle. This is the ......

  • Country: United States
Im 52 and my 23 year old son rents the basement from me. We are quiet but at the same time are social. We do need a little personal space as I'm sure you do as well. Im retired from the Army and have worked in the medical and educational fields as ......

  • Country: United States
Hello, I'm Ryan! I have a lovely home in Logan Square, Chicago, where I have indoor and outdoor projects that I could use your help with. From Carpentry/Framing to Gardening and General Home Maintainance, I've got plenty of fun for you! I consider ......

  • Country: United States
I am a single man in my 50s, though many people assume I am much younger. I think I have a very youthful attitude and outlook on life. I am currently self employed and work from home. I have traveled in more than 50 countries around the world and ......

  • Country: United States
I am a traveler at heart, I love exploring new places and talking to all types of people. I have moved over a dozen times in my life and don't plan to stop now. Currently Chicago is my home and it's an amazing city. I work strange hours basically ......

  • Country: United States
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It's been wonderful hosting people and being workawayers ourselves. It's a great way to feel instant connection to a community.

  • Country: United States
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We are renovating a 3 unit in Chicago and just need a little help. *️*️ November we need a handyman. Someone that has *️ real experience *️ patching and painting a room, doing light building projects - rebuilding a door jamb? Fixing a floppy fence ......

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HELLO!! We are a small family of three (mom and two teenagers) and 3 dogs and 5 cats! Yes, we have a full house, but its awesome and we would LOVE another set of hands to help around the house, yard cleanup/maintenance, pet sitting, and overall ......

  • Country: United States
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Hello, my name is Julia and I live in a 2 bedroom condo in Chicago, near Lake Michigan. I love living in Chicago and taking in all the cultural offerings of the city but I also like to get out into nature to hike, bike and kayak. I'm an avid (and ......

  • Country: United States
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My name is Teresa and I am 55 years old. I grew up on a farm, but my father taught at the local university. We were exposed to other cultures at an early age and as a senior in high school, I was an exchange student to the Philippines. I also lived ......

  • Country: United States
We are a collective of artists and musicians that started up this space six years ago. While hosting touring creatives and travelers, our main focus consists of curating monthly art/music shows, fundraisers, workshops, lectures, potlucks, skill ......

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