Housing

The Tension Simmering Under London's Green Belt

The Tension Simmering Under London's Green Belt

Life on the fringe.
In Pictures: London's Houseboats

In Pictures: London's Houseboats

Would you like to live in one of these London houseboats?
In Pictures: London Property Porn

In Pictures: London Property Porn

We are *so* not jealous.
How Do Rainbow Streets Happen?

How Do Rainbow Streets Happen?

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

London Rents Are Finally Falling

Good news for London's renters.
More than 20,000 homes, worth £12 billion, are empty in London

More than 20,000 homes, worth £12 billion, are empty in London

How does your borough fare?
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 Live In A Micro Home?

Housing Crisis: Would You Live In A Micro Home?

Could this be the first step onto the housing ladder?
Micro Homes - The Solution To London's Housing Crisis?

Micro Homes - The Solution To London's Housing Crisis?

Is this the solution? What do you think?
Are You One Of 40% Of Londoners Who Can't Afford A Decent Living Standard?

Are You One Of 40% Of Londoners Who Can't Afford A Decent Living Standard?

We need to talk about rent costs
What's The Optimum People-To-Rent Ratio?

What's The Optimum People-To-Rent Ratio?

In one part of London it's £72 a month more expensive to share with 6 others than with 2 others
Where In London Can You Afford To Rent On Your Own?

Where In London Can You Afford To Rent On Your Own?

Salary guidelines mapped.
How Much Would It Cost To Buy Buckingham Palace?

How Much Would It Cost To Buy Buckingham Palace?

Dig deep, people.
London Room Rents Are Falling... By 1%

London Room Rents Are Falling... By 1%

"Rents in the St Paul's postcode EC4 rose by 40%. Although, come on, who actually lives there, aside from the Lord Mayor of London?"
London's Mock Tudor Social Housing Estate

London's Mock Tudor Social Housing Estate

This will leave you beaming.
London Is Expensive

London Is Expensive

Millionaire mansions, £6 pints, and everything in between.
London's Apartment Marketeers Suffer From A Chronic Lack Of Imagination

London's Apartment Marketeers Suffer From A Chronic Lack Of Imagination

Zzzzzz.
What's It Like To Be Homeless In London?

What's It Like To Be Homeless In London?

Society is failing the homeless
Londonist Out Loud: On The Cranbrook Estate

Londonist Out Loud: On The Cranbrook Estate

Why is the Cranbrook Estate so important?
Interactive Map: How Much Have Rents Risen Over The Last 5 Years?

Interactive Map: How Much Have Rents Risen Over The Last 5 Years?

It's a lot.
Is It Cheaper To Live Outside London And Travel In?

Is It Cheaper To Live Outside London And Travel In?

Comparing Berkshire, Herfordshire, Buckinghamshire and others.
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

Everyone wants to come to Hackney and Tower Hamlets
Take a look at these stunning photos of London's best high rises

Take a look at these stunning photos of London's best high rises

Love them or hate them?
The Docklands Skyscraper That Looks Like A Penis

The Docklands Skyscraper That Looks Like A Penis

From above, this looks a bit dodgy
Ways to help others this Christmas season.

Ways to help others this Christmas season.

Soup kitchens, homeless shelters and more.
How To Help Homeless And Vulnerable Londoners This Christmas

How To Help Homeless And Vulnerable Londoners This Christmas

Make someone's day, or even year.
Updated: the cheapest places to buy a house outside of London

Updated: the cheapest places to buy a house outside of London

Where's the cheapest -and most expensive - commute?
Are You Eligible For London Living Rent?

Are You Eligible For London Living Rent?

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.
Royalist Pub To Close

Royalist Pub To Close

The Windsor Castle pub in Marylebone is no more.
A guide to rent-free living in London

A guide to rent-free living in London

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

Rent rises are changing: here's how.
Here's What It Would Cost to Own Every House In London

Here's What It Would Cost to Own Every House In London

We worked out how rich you'd have to be to buy every house in London.
Has This MP Been Appointed To Undermine Sadiq?

Has This MP Been Appointed To Undermine Sadiq?

Spanner in the works for City Hall.
Why coffee drinking hipsters are good for London ->

Why coffee drinking hipsters are good for London ->

*Whisper it*
More new homes in towers for Elephant and Castle

More new homes in towers for Elephant and Castle

You can't afford it.
Experts speculate on post-Brexit housing in London ->

Experts speculate on post-Brexit housing in London ->

Hopefully you haven't had enough of experts.
Are These The Best Architectural Projects Of The Past Year?

Are These The Best Architectural Projects Of The Past Year?

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 Now Spend 60% Of Their Income On Rent

Young Londoners Now Spend 60% 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 In Commuter Towns Than In London Itself

Room Rent Costs Rising Faster In Commuter Towns Than In London Itself

More bad news.
Prize Will Decide On London's Best New Architecture

Prize Will Decide On London's Best New Architecture

From bridges to libraries to cinemas.
Does Anyone Know What A Luxury Flat Is?

Does Anyone Know What A Luxury Flat Is?

Is it a definable term?
The Cheapest And Most Expensive Places To Rent In London: Mapped

The Cheapest And Most Expensive Places To Rent In London: Mapped

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.