Renting

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  • 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

  • Life

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

  • Life

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

Latest Stories

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.

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Hollie Richardson
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Renting
Life

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

Experts help explain.

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Hollie Richardson
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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
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Renting
Life

Renters will love this BBC home makeover show with a difference

Are you ready for Flat Out Fabulous?

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Hollie Richardson
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Is now a good time to find a new place to rent in London?

Demand for rented properties is soaring.

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?

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Life

6 furniture pieces designed especially for small flats

Ooft, now that’s what we call storage solutions.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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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.

Posted by
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.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hollie Richardson
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“I work from home in my flatshare – this is the reality of swapping colleagues for flatmates”

Have you been told to prepare to work from home? One writer is here to tell you it isn't always pretty.

Ncuti Gatwa: This City podcast
Life

How Sex Education’s Ncuti Gatwa chats about London renting is relatable to millennials

The Neflix star was just like us - skint.

Posted by
Harriet Marsden
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Life

Is Muji’s flatpack home our best chance at buying a house?

Whatever will they come up with next?

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Travel

These UK cities have been voted the absolute best for millennials

Adulting is hard, but living in one of these towns might make it a little bit easier.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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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.

Posted by
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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Rent gender gap
Life

The gender rent gap means women spend this much more of their wage on renting

It's Equal Pay Day.

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

The scheme will end in November.

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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