Sharing Spaces is a customized approach to housing. We are the only full service and licensed co-housing company in Bakersfield, CA that bridges the gap between tenants + property owners. We provide screening, matching and facilitation to find the right match with your personal privacy and security in mind.
We are proud members of the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM).
Founded by Tracie Barmann, Sharing Spaces was created to bring more options to tenants, hosts and others managing properties in Bakersfield. Housing trends are rapidly changing in our culture due to limited housing resources, increasing housing costs, a traveling professional culture and many individuals choosing a more minimalistic lifestyle that allows more freedom. There are many benefits to shared living spaces including:
But, many of us have heard about that bad tenant experience our friend had because the tenant was unvetted and they didn’t have a rental agreement in writing. Living with someone you don’t know can be scary, this is why Sharing Spaces offers our hosts the ability to hire us for a fee to screen tenants, assist with rental agreements and help collect monthly rents.