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15 fun things to do when stuck inside

04/09/2020

With the world practicing self-isolation and social distancing amid the COVID-19 pandemic, all individuals in the US have been urged to remain inside their homes. It’s easy to start to feel worn down by the mundane nature of life at home. Luckily, there is no shortage of free, virtual experiences to partake in. From learning […]

A note from Nesterly on the well-being and safety of our community

03/18/2020

Nesterly is committed to the well-being and safety of our community. Amid the uncertainty of COVID-19, we want you to know that we’re here for you. We also want to ensure that you have access to relevant information and the resources you need to make informed decisions for you and your household in the coming weeks. […]

General guide on how to stay healthy and informed during COVID-19

03/18/2020

We stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage older adults and those with preexisting conditions take extra precaution to reduce the risk of getting COVID-19. With that said, we would like to share some advice from the CDC on how to take extra good care of yourself, old or young, through this time. 1. The first […]

How to stay healthy if you live with housemates during COVID-19

03/18/2020

If you are in a current homeshare, or have housemates, we recommend setting up a house meeting to discuss expectations and plans for the coming weeks amid the uncertainty of COVID-19. 1. Start by pledging that you are each committed to ensuring a safe and disinfected environment. 2. Outline the specific steps your household will […]

Homeshare Testimonials

12/20/2018

Image of Nesterly housemates chatting in the apartment they share in Cambridge by Jessica Rinaldi via Boston Globe. Why our community members love us and why we love them!       At Nesterly, we’re dedicated to building the best community platform for intergenerational homesharing in the world. As we continue to expand, our commitment to […]

How to Prepare for a Home Photoshoot

12/13/2018

Follow these quick and easy steps to prepare your home to be photographed.     Nesterly Photoshoot Info: Our shoots take approximately 15-30 minutes and our photographer will take photos of your spare room, the bathroom, the street view of your home, and any other shared spaces you’d like to feature.   Step 1: Prepare lighting […]

Guest Guide – Finalizing Your Nesterly Homeshare

12/09/2018

Congratulations! Now that you connected with a great Host and decided to move forward, you’re just a couple steps away from finalizing your homeshare. Step 1: Initiate your background verification if it’s your first Nesterly homeshare. 1. Once your Host confirms the details of your booking online, we’ll prompt you to log back into www.nesterly.io […]

Nesterly Demo

11/16/2018

Watch this 2-min video to learn how to sign up as a Host or Guest and start homesharing with another generation.

How To Take Home Photos

11/15/2018

Keep reading for tips on taking high-quality photos in a few seconds with just a smartphone or tablet. Listings with 5-10 photos are 10 times more likely to get booked. Tidy up your space. Learn how to prep your space for photos here or clean out your extra room here. Take pictures during the day. […]

Host Guide – Finalizing Your Nesterly Homeshare

10/27/2018

Congratulations! Now that you connected with a great Guest and decided to move forward, you’re just a couple steps away from finalizing your homeshare. Step 1: Initiate your online booking. 1. Log into www.nesterly.io, visit your ‘Messages,’ and navigate to your chat with the Guest you’d like to move forward with. 2. Click the blue […]