Rent a Local Friend is a community of people who love to travel and be in touch with different cultures. Make some extra cash by sharing your way of life and local's favorite spots with new foreign friends.

Benefits of being a Local Friend

Have access to a huge community of our Local Friends members: fun and interesting people who enjoy to travel the local way, just like yourself.

Have free access of our exclusive Tips &Traps content from many cities around the globe, posted by our Local Friends.

Make some extra cash taking foreign visitors to your own favorite spots in your city. Meet new friends from other cultures without leaving your home city.

Escape routine! Explore your own city through the eyes of foreign cultures!

Investment

You will be asked to pay an annual subscription of $100 to take part at the Local Friend's community. Your fee is your investment for your own page online marketing fund.

Calendar

Keep your availabilty calendar updated every month. It is very impotant to have flexible schedule, so you can find time to attend as many requests as possible.

Vistor's requests will come along according to the city's traffic and how interesting your page is.

Communication

Remember to keep your personal email address updated on your profile at all times. The system uses this private info to send you alerts for new messages.

Reply quickly to Messages: Visitors usually expect your feedback within 48 hours to actually book you. If you don't reply, somebody else will be rented instead!

Keep all communication inside the website for your own security. Study your visitors profile before replying: his interests, languages spoken and special wishes, so you may better assist him from start!

Languages

Since English is a global language and we are a global plaform, it is ideal that you are able to clearly communicate in it as well as in the local language.The more languages you can speak, more variety of nationalities of visitors you may take out.

Standing Out

Have a fully completed profile: write about your hobbies and interest, so visitors can see who you are.

Upload a nice video: show what you like to do in your cities and what can a visitor expect to live with you.

Tips&Traps: Share some of your local favorite spots to serve as teasers to your profile and gives people the extra option to buy your tips online.

Sharing your profile in your social media channels is a great way to generate word of mouth and have people wanting to rent you.