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A pair of house keys

What Boris Johnson’s “generation buy” plans really mean for first-time buyers

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Lauren Geall
  • Renting during the pandemic:
    Life

    What private renters need to know about evictions and the “winter truce”

  • Renting
    Life

    What does the recession mean for private renters in the UK?

  • Renting
    Life

    “I got on the property ladder at age 26 and just two years later, I had no choice but to sell”

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Renting in London.
Life

Is now a good time to find a new place to rent in London?

Demand for rented properties is soaring.

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Hollie Richardson
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Renting and the recession
Life

A renting ban that disproportionately affects women has now been found unlawful

It has led to mothers and their children being homeless.

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Hollie Richardson
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Renting
Life

What the mini-budget really means for renters in the UK

Rishi Sunak’s summer statement is being criticised by housing charities.

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Hollie Richardson
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Moving house after lockdown.
Opinion

“Why lockdown has made me realise I want to live alone”

Has lockdown made you reassess you living arrangements?

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Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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How will coronavirus affect your money? An expert answers 5 finance questions

From housing to credit cards and emergency cash withdrawals.

How do I self-isolate in a flat share?
Life

Self-isolating in a flatshare? Here’s the best way to do it

It’s not exactly bags of fun, but it is do-able – and really important.

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Hollie Richardson
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Renting
Life

Martin Lewis’s advice for private renters and landlords

He discussed it on the Ask Martin Lewis Podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Private renting during coronavirus.
Life

Privately renting during coronavirus? This is the latest expert advice

Here’s the latest news for tenants and landlords.

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Hollie Richardson
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Labour leadership: Emily Thronberry.
People

Emily Thornberry tells Stylist her plans for more housing, saving the NHS and beating Boris Johnson

The Labour MP tells Stylist about her policy plans.

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Hollie Richardson
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A woman looking angrily at her rented home.
Life

From dodgy boilers to black mould, the worst renting stories from #generationrent

Get ready to feel some rage, folks.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Radiator wars: the great debate over turning on the central heating

Which side are you on?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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The gender rent gap means women spend this much more of their wage on renting

It's Equal Pay Day.

Woman buying a home
Life

Help to Buy ISA: open a savings account before the deadline, advises money expert

The scheme will end in November.

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Hollie Richardson
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Help to Buy scheme
Life

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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Hollie Richardson
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Travel

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%

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Housing crisis bars
Opinion

How the housing crisis sparked London’s new drinking trend

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

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Brighton city uk
Life

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

Obviously, it's not London.

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Hollie Richardson
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Tower Bridge in London, the city with the highest levels of wellbeing in the UK
Life

Moving to one of these cities could boost your wellbeing

It’s time to pack your bags.

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Lauren Geall
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Hollie Richardson
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There are only two UK cities that single renters can actually afford to live in

They might surprise you...

Millennial renting report
Opinion

“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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Hollie Richardson
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