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Social media groups are helping millennials cut down on their rental spend by avoiding high brokerage fees and finding flatmates to share the cost
Vani Venugopal, 27, still remembers how terrified she was to move to Mumbai in 2015 for her first job. “I was not ready to leave my college campus, and my cosy hostel room," said Venugopal, an analyst working for an MNC, who has since moved to Bengaluru. Mumbai being infamous for its sky high rent, she looked for ways to avoid high brokerage cost and find a home within her budget.