Renting

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

  • Worried woman
    Housing

    Why so many private renters are on the verge of homelessness

  • Interior design

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

  • Living with flatmates in lockdown.
    Wellbeing

    How to get through lockdown 2.0 in a flatshare

Latest Stories

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
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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
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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
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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

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

Posted by
Anita Ghosh
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Anna Brech
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Lockdown has changed London’s renting scene: these are our new priorities

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

Life

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.

Posted by
Anna Brech
Published
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
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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
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
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Hollie Richardson
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A renting ban that disproportionately affects women has now been found unlawful

It has led to mothers and their children being homeless.

Renting
Life

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

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

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
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
Life

6 furniture pieces designed especially for small flats

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

Posted by
Megan Murray
Published
woman making money working from home
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
Published
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
Published
Coronavirus: working from home advice.
Opinion

“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.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
Published
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Harriet Marsden
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How Sex Education’s Ncuti Gatwa chats about London renting is relatable to millennials

The Neflix star was just like us - skint.

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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