Renting

Renting, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

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    Fashion

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    Housing

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    Podcasts

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Latest Stories

Woman in rented house
Housing

What does the future really look like for private renters?

Secure and affordable renting is essential in a post-pandemic world.

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Hollie Richardson
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A house and a pile of money balancing on scales
Housing

What do renters and first-time buyers really need to know right now?

Experts share their insights following the Budget announcement.

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Hollie Richardson
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London houses
Housing

Why are so many private renters still committed to living in London?

Because now would be the perfect time to move somewhere cheaper.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Worried woman
Housing

Why so many private renters are on the verge of homelessness

And how to get help if you’re worried about it.

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Hollie Richardson
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Megan Murray
Published

8 easy steps to make your rental feel like home (even if it’s not for long)

Decorating a rental is hard, so we asked experts from Heal's to make it easier.

Living with flatmates in lockdown.
Wellbeing

How to get through lockdown 2.0 in a flatshare

Wellbeing experts share their top tips.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
A pair of house keys
Housing

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

The long-term, fixed rate mortgages proposed under the Prime Minister’s plans might not be the lifeline they initially appear to be.

Posted by
Lauren Geall
Published
Renting during the pandemic:
Life

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

All your big renting questions answered.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Homeware

Where to rent furniture for on-trend and sustainable home decor

These rental services will mean your pad always looks up to date.

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
Illustration of five women of different nationalities looking to the right
Opinion

Millennials are more resilient than we’re given credit for, even in the face of another recession

While this isn’t a future we’d pick, it’s a future we can shape.

Posted by
Anita Ghosh
Published
Life

Lockdown has changed London’s renting scene: these are our new priorities

Community vibes and green spaces are key, according to new research.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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Anna Brech
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Coronavirus rights: “Can I get evicted because I’m struggling to pay my rent?”

Your key questions about renting and the coronavirus crisis, answered by experts.

Lockdown: people in flatshares.
Opinion

“Why I’m anxious about living with flatmates, after spending lockdown on my own for months”

With second wave anxiety at a high, one writer discusses her fears over another lockdown.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Renting
Life

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

Experts help explain.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Renting
Life

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

I received inheritance from my deceased father to buy my dream flat. Now I am selling it, I feel like I've failed him.

Posted by
Bethany Fulton
Published
Renting
Life

Renters will love this BBC home makeover show with a difference

Are you ready for Flat Out Fabulous?

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Renting in London.
Life

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

Demand for rented properties is soaring.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
Woman looking at renting website.
Life

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

It has led to mothers and their children being homeless.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
Published

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

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

Moving house after lockdown.
Opinion

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

Has lockdown made you reassess you living arrangements?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published