The Wall Street Journal

No Cats, No Sleepovers: Boomers Become Roommates  Living with housemates is challenging—and it doesn’t get easier with age; ‘not in my house.’ ‘People of Similiar Sensibilities Sharing Living Quarters’. August 21, 2018

Aging Boomers Podcast

A half-hour interview with Frank Samson, of Senior Care Authority. August 17, 2018

Cape Cod Community Media - The Profile

A panel discussion  with Kathi Bailey, of Age-Friendly Yarmouth and Mary Wagan, Affordable Housing/CDBG Program Administrator, Town of Yarmouth. Interviewer Kate McMahon. This was in connection with the half-day workshop Annamarie Pluhar conducted in May in Yarmouth.



The Sunday Journal

An interview with Matt Pitta of The Sunday Journal, on the concept of shared housing and the planned workshop scheduled in the Town of Yarmouth to further promote their Age Friendly initiative. Aired October 1.


An interview with Ira Wood, WOMR, Provincetown, MA. Live show September 26.

Vassar Quarterly

Vassar Quarterly Spring/Summer 2017  "The Joys of the Sharing Economy"

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C-SPAN Live Broadcast, Positive Aging Conference, August 26, 2016

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The Donna Seebo Show, January 23, 2014 (first half hour)


Housesharing for Boomer Women Who Would Rather Not Live Alone AARP

Sally Abrams, AARP Bulletin, June 2013




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The Connecting Point, March 19, 2013

WCAX_logoBooks Over Breakfast, Feb. 20, 2013


Retirement Journey with Jeff Bucher, WSPD, WSPDOctober 27, 2013 Part 1  (Interview starts almost 10 minutes into the show.) Part 2

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PartyLine, WILO, Indiana, October 22, 2013


WOMR, The Lowdown with Ira Wood, May 28, 2013 (30 mins. Big file, be patient.)

Boomer Radio, KSWM  May 13, 2013


"You were terrific and I appreciate you taking the ball and running with it.  The book is full of great ideas and advice. Thanks again for your time and hope you can come back on with us sometime." -  Producer, Dan Kesterson

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WOCM FM, Bulldog, The Rude Awakening Show, Feb. 21, 2013 May 6, 2013


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WBZ -  Nightside with  Dan Rea  Feb. 1, 2013


The Stuph File Program, , Peter Anthony Holder, January 21, 2013 (11 mins.)


wgn-voc-logo-2WGN  -Bill Leff, The Benefits of House Sharing, Feb. 4, 2013

SPAAThe SPAA , Dr.  Mike, January 10, 2013 (takes a while to load) (11 mins.)




Michael Dresser ShowDecember 19, 2012

Gil Gross, October 1, 2012 (5 mins.)

Blog Talk Radio  Let's Sharing Housing, March 3,2012 (15 mins.)

Fransesca Rheannon,January 25, 2012(30 minutes)


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KCBS, San Fransisco, Melissa Culross, June 19, 2011 #1 (1 minute), Melissa Culross on Sharing Housing #2 (1 minute)

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Interview with Joe Madison, The Power Hour (10 minutes) June 25, 2011

Word of Mouth LogoWord of Mouth, NHPR , June 13, 2011 "Finding the Ideal Grown Up Roommate"

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Learn How to Share Housing in Order to Save on Rent — and Save Your Sanity, Michelle Singletary. Michelle Singletary, Washington Post, June 13, 2011

Sean Pyle, The Commons, June 15, 2011 "What Makes a Good Housemate?"

Brattleboro Reformer

Jon Potter, The Brattleboro Reformer, June 16, 2011

Home, shared home

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Liz Pelly, The Boston Phoenix, August 16, 2011


On the Web

Annamarie Pluhar's guide to housemating


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Susan Johnston, Main St.

"5 Hidden Costs of Having Roommates"

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Annamarie Pluhar, Shareable.net

How to Find and Keep Your Good Housemate

Amy Levin Epstein, Babble.com

Moving In with Single Moms: Is shared housing the new shape of parenting?

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Liz Weston, MSN Money

Unequal Pay, How to Split the Bills

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Divorcing Divas, Guest Blog Post

Divorcing Divas Make Great Housemates (currently unavailable)



3 Ways To Split the Rent

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Sarah Mahoney, Work Reimagined, An AARP website

Make Your House Work For You

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Strangers with Vacancy

Beth Lubreki, Express Night Out, A Washington Post Website


Linda Wasmer Andrews, Lifescript, Avoid Feeling Depressed While Living Alone