EST 1999 Happy House Sitters is a house sitting website dedicated exclusively for house and pet sitting in Australia.
An Australian family owned and run business, owners Ruth and Malcolm Myers are a Melbourne based couple who enjoyed the benefits of house sitting themselves for a number of years. Together, they decided to provide Australian home owners and renters with an online platform to connect.
Servicing Australian home owners and renters for 23 years, Happy House Sitters have accumulated a loyal following.
BEST FEATURE: Happy House Sitters customer service is rated as one of the best of any house sitting website on the planet.
Co-owner Ruth takes calls 8am to 8pm EST 7 days a week.
A real person, Ruth is not always available, in which case callers are asked to leave a message. Ruth responds to messages promptly, within a few hours.
To be able to speak with a person in this day and age is rare.
To be able to speak with the owner of the business is remarkable!
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UNIQUE FEATURE 1: Happy House Sitters give house sitters the option to suspend membership when not in use.
Many house sitting websites have a Suspend Membership feature that allows house sitters to put their membership on hold for a while. But Happy House Sitters is the ONLY platform that allows members to pause, then restart, their membership. This means house sitters can extend their 12 month membership to 2, 3 even 4 years!
Happy place no limits on how many times or for how long a house and pet sitter can suspend their membership.
THE BENEFIT: This Suspension of Membership feature is unique to Happy House Sitters. It is purrfect for people who may not be looking for houses to 'sit' in Australia for a while. For example, they may decide to travel overseas, or rent for a while.
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UNIQUE FEATURE 2: House Sitters' profiles shows the Preferred Locations in which they're seeking houses to sit.
This feature saves both parties time, effort and angst. Home owners are less likely to waste time contacting house sitters who have no interest to sit at their location, and house sitters don't have to tell hopeful home owners they're not interested.
THE BENEFIT: Helps home owners identify and contact house and pet sitters who want to house sit where they live.
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HOME OWNERS join for FREE.
HOUSE AND PET SITTERS
Happy House Sitters offer house sitters three levels of membership AND option to pay either in full, or by monthly installments.
|4 MONTHS||12 MONTHS||18 MONTHS|
|$59 p.a OR $14.75 per month||$69 p.a OR $5.75 per month||$79 p.a OR $4.38 per month|
|Receive real time or daily email alerts||Receive real time or daily email alerts||Receive real time or daily email alerts|
|Apply for UNLIMITED house sitting jobs, Australia-wide||Apply for UNLIMITED house sitting jobs, Australia-wide||Apply for UNLIMITED house sitting jobs, Australia-wide|
|Home owners can search for your profile||Home owners can search for your profile||Home owners can search for your profile|
|Home owners can message house sitters||Home owners can message house sitters||Home owners can message house sitters|
|N.A.||House sitters can suspend their account when not in use.||House sitters can suspend their account when not in use.|