Housing

We Meet The Londoners Living In A Shipping Container

We Meet The Londoners Living In A Shipping Container

""My old place was so nice, I think about it every day and feel like crying."
Is This The Ugliest Building London Was Cursed With In 2017?

Is This The Ugliest Building London Was Cursed With In 2017?

Enough to make you want to have a little vom on the pavement
Imagine Living Above London

Imagine Living Above London

Is one of these your dream home?
London Property Prices Dropped £12k In August...But Don't Expect It To Last

London Property Prices Dropped £12k In August...But Don't Expect It To Last

Though Crossrail continues to push up prices.
Take The Pain Out Of Purchasing A Property With Habito Mortgage Broker

Take The Pain Out Of Purchasing A Property With Habito Mortgage Broker

For a hassle-free house buying experience, choose Habito
One Third Of London House Prices Have Been Reduced

One Third Of London House Prices Have Been Reduced

How does your borough fare?
Rent At Rehearsal Rooms For A Great Social Life  And Your Own Veg Patch

Rent At Rehearsal Rooms For A Great Social Life And Your Own Veg Patch

Rehearsal Rooms apartments come with a terrace BBQ, rooftop allotments and communal lounges.
Charming memories of life by the green belt

Charming memories of life by the green belt

"It was like feeling not part of the countryside, yet not part of the estate either."
In Pictures: Houseboats on London's waterways

In Pictures: Houseboats on London's waterways

Saves a few bob.
In Photos: London Properties We Want To Live In

In Photos: London Properties We Want To Live In

So chic.
What's It Like Living On A Multicoloured Street?

What's It Like Living On A Multicoloured Street?

Taste the rainbow. Or better still, live in it.
London Rents Are Finally Falling

London Rents Are Finally Falling

Significant rent slumps in Croydon
London Has £12 Billion Of Empty Houses

London Has £12 Billion Of Empty Houses

How much are the empty homes in your borough worth?
Check Out West London For Cheap Rent And A Concierge

Check Out West London For Cheap Rent And A Concierge

BBQ on the terrace?
Could you share a flat with 500 other people? These Londoners do

Could you share a flat with 500 other people? These Londoners do

Is this the answer to the housing crisis?
Housing Crisis: Would You Buy A Micro Home?

Housing Crisis: Would You Buy A Micro Home?

Is this the solution? What do you think?
Housing Crisis: Would You Live In A Micro Home?

Housing Crisis: Would You Live In A Micro Home?

Is this the solution? What do you think?
If You're Single, It Costs 56% More To Live In London Than The Rest Of The UK

If You're Single, It Costs 56% More To Live In London Than The Rest Of The UK

High rents are causing relative poverty.
Is It Cheaper To Rent With More People?

Is It Cheaper To Rent With More People?

The results might surprise you.
Do you earn enough to live on your own? Click for map ->

Do you earn enough to live on your own? Click for map ->

Could you live sans housemates?
London In The 1970s

London In The 1970s

When the Jubilee line was brand spanking new
Guess How Much Sherlock's Baker Street Flat Would Cost?

Guess How Much Sherlock's Baker Street Flat Would Cost?

Fictional properties, valued.
Move To Edmonton Or Abbey Wood For Cheap Rent

Move To Edmonton Or Abbey Wood For Cheap Rent

Hardly wetting ourselves with excitement.
The Female Only Mock Tudor Social Housing

The Female Only Mock Tudor Social Housing

There are other options to high rise flats.
In Pictures: Expensive London

In Pictures: Expensive London

A window into how the other half live.
Why Are All These New Developments Called The Residence?

Why Are All These New Developments Called The Residence?

You know when you keep saying a word until it stops meaning anything...
The Medical Student Who Went Homeless In London For A Month

The Medical Student Who Went Homeless In London For A Month

James Beavis was raising money and awareness for charity.
Podcast: a history of council housing in London

Podcast: a history of council housing in London

Why is the Cranbrook Estate so important?
In which boroughs have rents risen most in London?

In which boroughs have rents risen most in London?

Up to 53% in some places.
Is It Cheaper To Live Outside London And Travel In?

Is It Cheaper To Live Outside London And Travel In?

This article might prompt you to move to Dover
Top Airbnb Locations Are In Areas Of Most Housing Need

Top Airbnb Locations Are In Areas Of Most Housing Need

It's hard enough to find a place to rent.
The Best High Rises In London

The Best High Rises In London

Look up for these masterpieces
Yes, We're Being Infantile, But This Skyscraper Does Look A Bit Lewd, Right?

Yes, We're Being Infantile, But This Skyscraper Does Look A Bit Lewd, Right?

Flats go on sale for The Spire.
Ways to help others this Christmas season.

Ways to help others this Christmas season.

Help your fellow Londoners.
Make someone's Christmas by volunteering in London

Make someone's Christmas by volunteering in London

Make someone's day, or even year.
What Effect Has Brexit Had On Commuter Belt Property Prices?

What Effect Has Brexit Had On Commuter Belt Property Prices?

Where's the cheapest -and most expensive - commute?
The Mayor goes for rent caps.

The Mayor goes for rent caps.

Rents capped at a third of average income.
Londoners 'Leaving City To Find Cheaper Rents'

Londoners 'Leaving City To Find Cheaper Rents'

South east England sees 15% rise.
One of London's most unusual pubs is closing for luxury flats:

One of London's most unusual pubs is closing for luxury flats:

We're really sorry to see that the Windsor Castle pub is closing. A real one-off.
How To Make Your Spare Room Pay Your Whole Rent

How To Make Your Spare Room Pay Your Whole Rent

Beats working for a living.
The cheapest places to rent a room in London right now:

The cheapest places to rent a room in London right now:

We've got all the numbers you need.
The Sum Cost Of All Houses In London

The Sum Cost Of All Houses In London

Our national debt is the same as the value of all London's houses.
Is This Man Trying To Undermine Sadiq Khan?

Is This Man Trying To Undermine Sadiq Khan?

A must-read profile.
London's Gentrification Is A Good Thing: Here's Why

London's Gentrification Is A Good Thing: Here's Why

Time for a game of devil's advocate.
400 New Homes For Elephant, None Of Them Affordable

400 New Homes For Elephant, None Of Them Affordable

Twin Toblerone towers planned for Elephant and Castle
Will Brexit Affect London's Rental Market?

Will Brexit Affect London's Rental Market?

We talk to the experts.
Wilton's Music Hall Among RIBA Architecture Prize Winners

Wilton's Music Hall Among RIBA Architecture Prize Winners

And 15 other London projects.
What Makes For A Good London Street?

What Makes For A Good London Street?

Walk through a model road.
Young Londoners Spend HOW MUCH Of Their Income On Rent?

Young Londoners Spend HOW MUCH Of Their Income On Rent?

Yikes.
Khan Needs To Make Tough Decisions On Housing

Khan Needs To Make Tough Decisions On Housing

Can he really fulfil his promises?