Flat shares & by-products
The University also offers rooms that it rents to students for very affordable prices - about 450 euros for 15 m2 room - with a half-yearly lease.
Intergenerational flat share
Another model is being developed in the Grand Duchy: intergenerational flat share, supported by the Cohabit'Age association.
The concept? A young person and a senior live under the same roof.
The young tenant can choose the type of free housing in return for their commitment to staying in the home on certain days to help the elderly person with tasks.
They may also prefer to pay a rent, without any other form of commitment.
This new trend originated among the digital nomads and is a hybrid between classical coliving and hotel models. In a coliving each person has its own room and often even a bathroom and kitchen corner. Everybody is responsible for their own lease and can also profit of an “All inclusive” offer: Water, gas, Internet, cleaning, …
Find out more about coliving offers in our article.