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    Hi everyone,

    I moved into shared housing last year and was told by the landlord I would have a large room as it was available. However someone else had moved.

    One member of the house is leaving and my other house mate told me I could take that room as I am ground floor. However, this week he has changed his mind and says he wants it now, when he explicitly stated I was more than welcome to take that room.

    Not sure what to do, dont want this to be a problem; just don't want to sleep downstairs where it's cold and loud.

    Thanks everyone
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    Last year, you should have a talk with your landlord because he didn't provided the room he said.

    What about the other member, does your housemate lives on the ground floor as well? Perhaps, he feels the same way. Also, why should he decide if it is not originally his room.
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    That is the question.
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    confront and offer to flip a coin or something, it's probably not worth having a huge fight over (especially since you don't sound like the sort of person who'd win a verbal confrontation)
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    (Original post by doodle_333)
    confront and offer to flip a coin or something, it's probably not worth having a huge fight over (especially since you don't sound like the sort of person who'd win a verbal confrontation)
    Flip a coin? - good idea, but I wouldn't be so sure, especially when anon mentioned that sudden change.

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    Flip a coin? - good idea, but I wouldn't be so sure, especially when anon mentioned that sudden change.

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    it at least gives OP some grounds to argue because 'you said I could' is pretty weak and who says who can have the room? at least if he won the coin toss he has some sold ground to stand on, he could always then email the landlord stating what has happened
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    (Original post by doodle_333)
    it at least gives OP some grounds to argue because 'you said I could' is pretty weak and who says who can have the room? at least if he won the coin toss he has some sold ground to stand on, he could always then email the landlord stating what has happened
    I'm implying the housemate attitude. He might have done it purposely and I'm sure he will just ignore the coin toss.

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