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When you can’t afford an apartment alone, you’ll have to share that precious space with a roommate—or roommates. Sometimes this works out wonderfully and you become best friends with these Craigslist strangers, but more often than not, it’s just a polite residential relationship with people you barely know (or at the very least, aren’t super close with). But despite most people’s dreams of living with their best friend, that’s okay! You don’t need to be perfect buddies with your roommates to keep a happy household.

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