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This is how much more money first-time home owners who use Help to Buy are paying

New research has found some frustrating results.

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Generation rent, move to these cities to get the most for your money

Imagine paying only 30% of your salary in rent, instead of London's average of 43%

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How the housing crisis sparked London’s new drinking trend

Why can't we just party in our own flats anymore?

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This is the most relaxing city in the UK, according to new research

Obviously, it's not London.

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Moving to one of these cities could boost your wellbeing

It’s time to pack your bags.

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There are only two UK cities that single renters can actually afford to live in

They might surprise you...

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“Why I’ll probably never own a home, or even be able to afford rent when I’m older”

We'll not be able to afford rents in our retirement, according to a new report.

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Finally, renting is now cheaper for everyone thanks to a new law

This is SUCH good news for renters (which is all of us, right?)

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Sky News anchor Jayne Secker has ‘apologised’ for patronising comments on renting

But is it enough?

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Landlords can no longer unfairly evict tenants without a good reason

But what exactly does this mean?

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Hollie Richardson
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These are the most affordable capital cities in Europe for first-time buyers

As buying in London spirals out of control, could it be time for a change of scenery?

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Meet the boomerang women who cherish living at home with their parents

Thanks to the housing crisis, millions of adults in their 20s and 30s now live at home. But there is a bright side

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Over 250,000 women have been asked to exchange sex for rent

"My landlord made a pass at me while his wife was asleep upstairs"

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“I spent the night in 3 different ‘co-living spaces’. Here’s what I learned”

Adult dorms are championed as the answer to urban loneliness and substandard renting. But do they live up to the hype?

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Why millennials deserve flats that are bigger than a “hotel room”

A controversial architect has said we don't need living rooms. A writer who lives without one explains why we do.

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Life

This is how many millennials will never own their own home

A new report has a gloomy outlook on housing prospects for 20- and 30-somethings – but it also suggests some solutions.

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These are the top 10 cities to live in if you're a millennial

Turns out Canada is the most millennial-friendly country in the world

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The UK city where house prices keep on rising has been revealed

And it's not London.

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This beautiful Scottish island is cheaper than the average London flat

A whole island for the price of a flat? Sign us up

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This website tells you where you can afford to buy a home

Time to start saving...

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