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Housing

Why Are All These New Developments Called The Residence?

Why Are All These New Developments Called The Residence?

Zzzzzz.
The Medical Student Who Went Homeless In London For A Month

The Medical Student Who Went Homeless In London For A Month

The harsh life out on the streets.
Londonist Out Loud: On The Cranbrook Estate

Londonist Out Loud: On The Cranbrook Estate

Why is the Cranbrook Estate so important?
Where Have Rents Risen Most In London?

Where Have Rents Risen Most In London?

Ouch
Planning To Move Out Of London And Commute In? Read This

Planning To Move Out Of London And Commute In? Read This

Find out if the leafy suburbs are more affordable.
The most popular places to stay on Airbnb are in the areas hardest hit by housing crisis

The most popular places to stay on Airbnb are in the areas hardest hit by housing crisis

Is it reducing number of homes available for rent?
In Photos: London's Most Beautiful High Rises

In Photos: London's Most Beautiful High Rises

Love them or hate them?
This massive erection in Docklands looks like a massive erection

This massive erection in Docklands looks like a massive erection

From above, this looks a bit dodgy
Where To Volunteer In London At Christmas

Where To Volunteer In London At Christmas

Help your fellow Londoners.
Where To Volunteer In London At Christmas

Where To Volunteer In London At Christmas

Help your fellow Londoners.
Updated: How Much Does It Cost To Buy Outside London?

Updated: How Much Does It Cost To Buy Outside London?

Comparing prices in the Home Counties
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'

People moving to home counties.
One of London's most unusual pubs is closing for luxury flats:

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

Marylebone mainstay ceases trading.
How To Make Your Spare Room Pay Your Whole Rent

How To Make Your Spare Room Pay Your Whole Rent

It's totally legit.
The Cheapest Places To Rent A Room In London Right Now

The Cheapest Places To Rent A Room In London Right Now

Ain't nothing going on but the...
How Much Would It Cost To Buy Every House In London?

How Much Would It Cost To Buy Every House In London?

We worked out how rich you'd have to be to buy every house in London.
Is the point of this new Tory post to undermine the Mayor of London?

Is the point of this new Tory post to undermine the Mayor of London?

Profile on Gavin Barwell.
Why gentrification isn't always bad for London ->

Why gentrification isn't always bad for London ->

Centre for London discusses.
400 New Homes For Elephant, None Of Them Affordable

400 New Homes For Elephant, None Of Them Affordable

Skipton House to be redeveloped.
Experts speculate on post-Brexit housing in London ->

Experts speculate on post-Brexit housing in London ->

We talk to the experts.
Are These The Best Architectural Projects Of The Past Year?

Are These The Best Architectural Projects Of The Past Year?

RIBA thinks so.
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?
Room Rent Costs Rising Faster Outside Of London Than In It

Room Rent Costs Rising Faster Outside Of London Than In It

More bad news.
Is This The Best New Architecture In London?

Is This The Best New Architecture In London?

NLA nominates 136 projects.
'Luxury' Apartment: What Does That Really Mean?

'Luxury' Apartment: What Does That Really Mean?

Is decadence quantifiable?
In Which Inner London Boroughs Can You Still Rent A One Bed Flat For Under A Grand?

In Which Inner London Boroughs Can You Still Rent A One Bed Flat For Under A Grand?

How much does it cost to rent in your borough?
This Is What The New Thamesmead Will Look Like

This Is What The New Thamesmead Will Look Like

£1bn plans revealed.
The London Prefab At 70

The London Prefab At 70

Exhibition celebrates hardy homes.
Want Your Bedroom To Look Like This? One Londoner Will Get The Chance

Want Your Bedroom To Look Like This? One Londoner Will Get The Chance

Dottiest marketing stunt we've seen in a while.
Work Begins To Redevelop The South Bank's Shell Centre

Work Begins To Redevelop The South Bank's Shell Centre

New homes, offices, cafes, square.
4-Star European Hotels Are Cheaper Than Renting In London

4-Star European Hotels Are Cheaper Than Renting In London

Get your bed made every night.
London Renters Shame Landlords On Social Media

London Renters Shame Landlords On Social Media

Fury over 'rip-off' costs.
What Would You Do To Save Your Flat From Property Developers?

What Would You Do To Save Your Flat From Property Developers?

New film Hot Property is is an anarchic satire for generation rent.
60% Of London Renters Face Rats, Mould And Leaks

60% Of London Renters Face Rats, Mould And Leaks

Survey reveals shocking state of private rented homes.
Tenants Charged Up To £780 In Fees To Move Home

Tenants Charged Up To £780 In Fees To Move Home

Ouch.
Curvy Tower Block Approved For Paddington

Curvy Tower Block Approved For Paddington

'Could open floodgates', fears campaign group.
Which Mayoral Candidate Can Solve London's Housing Crisis?

Which Mayoral Candidate Can Solve London's Housing Crisis?

Because let's face it, lots of us are screwed.
First Time Buyers 'Will Need A Salary Of £106k To Buy A House In London'

First Time Buyers 'Will Need A Salary Of £106k To Buy A House In London'

Figures show worst boroughs for wage vs house price growth.
The Boomerang, London's Newest Oddly Named Skyscraper, Rising High

The Boomerang, London's Newest Oddly Named Skyscraper, Rising High

Blackfriars landmark is taking shape.
If You Rent In London, You Should Watch This Election Hustings Video

If You Rent In London, You Should Watch This Election Hustings Video

Watch candidates debate rent control and more.
Earn Too Much For Council Housing? Camden Is Here To Help

Earn Too Much For Council Housing? Camden Is Here To Help

New housing company for intermediate rents.
Shocking New Tube Map Redefines Zones By Affordability

Shocking New Tube Map Redefines Zones By Affordability

Shelter highlights just how unaffordable the city is.
Why I'm Not Buying My Council Flat, But Giving It Back

Why I'm Not Buying My Council Flat, But Giving It Back

Scottee isn't taking up the right to buy scheme.
New Report Says Renters Are Most Affected By Housing Crisis

New Report Says Renters Are Most Affected By Housing Crisis

Housing is driving inequality in London.
How London Can Build Faster And Better

How London Can Build Faster And Better

New report from Centre for London has some ideas.
What Good Is The Green Belt? Asks The Building Centre: Review

What Good Is The Green Belt? Asks The Building Centre: Review

Is it really just a load of golf courses?
Excruciating Luxury London Accommodation Sales Speak

Excruciating Luxury London Accommodation Sales Speak

"Superfluous in design" and other gems.