How to Find Roommates with ROOM8

ROOM8 makes it easy to find exactly the roommates you’re looking for. Whether you’d like to talk with people who have a room they are trying to fill, or other individuals who want to team up and apartment search with you, you’re just a few taps away.


In the “Suggestions” tab at the bottom of the app, you’ll find a variety of other ROOM8 users. To adjust your search location, use the Map feature in the top left of the screen and tap the “Apply” button to update your search location.

To filter your search and select who is suggested based on your own criteria, use the Filter in the top right of the screen. If you’re looking for roommates who have a room they are trying to fill, tap the “Room available” option. If you’re looking for roommates to team up with in your apartment search, tap the “User searching for a place” option.


Once you’ve made all of your selections, tap the “See Results” button at the bottom of the page to see your filtered Suggestions list! These people are all matches for the criteria that you entered in your Filter. To change your Suggestions results, simply update your Filter.

Not sure how to connect with the people in your Suggestions? Read this article.

Michael Ochnicki