A share house means a shared residence which has a common space to be shared on top of your own room.While typical share houses offer pleasures of “sharing” and “communication”, one of great attractiveness would be “reasonable living expense” via lower initial and monthly costs.
In recent years, a reasonable thought among some smart consumers, from owning to sharing”, has become actualized in developed countries around the world. Even in Japan, smarter allocation of limited income is getting popular for a wealthy and fulfilling life which fits with individuals’ life stage. This need drives the spread of shared houses.
However, there are also disadvantages of shared life. Many concerns have existed for comfort living: e.g. “tenants who don’t follow rules/manners”, “poor property management for comfort living”, and “cultural dis-communication”. More and more houses gradually solve those problems and provide advantages to outweigh the disadvantages. This enhances incidence of shared house users.