Are you letting out a room or providing a home?

4 min readJul 7, 2021

There’s a well worn saying, ‘You can’t have it both ways.’ Never is this more true than when it applies to letting out a room in your home, especially if you are the type of person who would rather they didn’t have to.

Like many older people, I let out a room in my house initially to cover my bills as I couldn’t afford to live in my flat without the additional income. I’d been an…


Co-founder of Startup School for Seniors & Nestful. Currently working remotely in the Gran Canaries to escape the UK winter.