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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?

If you still lie in Greenwich, well done
Planning To Move Out Of London And Commute In? Read This

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

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

Is it reducing number of homes available for rent?
The Best High Rises In London

The Best High Rises In London

From brutalist efficiency to post-modern madness.
The Docklands Skyscraper That Looks Like A Penis

The Docklands Skyscraper That Looks Like A Penis

Penthouse gonads.
Volunteer In London For Christmas 2016

Volunteer In London For Christmas 2016

You time is invaluable: spend it on someone who needs it.
Where To Volunteer In London At Christmas

Where To Volunteer In London At Christmas

Discover the true meaning of Christmas by donating time to others.
Want To Move Out Of London? Here's What It'll Cost You

Want To Move Out Of London? Here's What It'll Cost You

Is it worth moving out of London?
The Mayor announces a London Living Rent.

The Mayor announces a London Living Rent.

Cheaper rent for some.
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 To Close

One Of London's Most Unusual Pubs To Close

Marylebone mainstay ceases trading.
How To Live Rent Free in London (Really!)

How To Live Rent Free in London (Really!)

Beats working for a living.
Cheapest And Most Expensive Places To Rent A Room Revealed

Cheapest And Most Expensive Places To Rent A Room Revealed

Report shows an increasing east/west London divide.
How many Bill Gateses would it take to buy every house in London?

How many Bill Gateses would it take to buy every house in London?

We worked out how rich you'd have to be to buy every house in London.
Is This Tory MP's Job Utterly Superfluous?

Is This Tory MP's Job Utterly Superfluous?

Rumours, opportunism and Croydon.
Why Coffee Drinking Hipsters Are Good For London

Why Coffee Drinking Hipsters Are Good For London

No-one likes to identify themselves as the gentrifier.
Elephant & Castle set to get more skyscrapers, a bit like tusks

Elephant & Castle set to get more skyscrapers, a bit like tusks

You can't afford it.
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?

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?
Room Rent Costs Rising Faster Outside Of London Than In It

Room Rent Costs Rising Faster Outside Of London Than In It

People being pushed further out of the capital.
Is This The Best New Architecture In London?

Is This The Best New Architecture In London?

NLA nominates 136 projects.
Does Anyone Know What A Luxury Flat Is?

Does Anyone Know What A Luxury Flat Is?

Is decadence quantifiable?
The Cheapest And Most Expensive Places To Rent In London: Mapped

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

There's two.
This Is What The New Thamesmead Will Look Like

This Is What The New Thamesmead Will Look Like

And it's looking good.
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.
Housing Is Now The Big Issue For London's Small Businesses

Housing Is Now The Big Issue For London's Small Businesses

High rents are driving out staff.
Haringey Council Sets Up Its Own Lettings Agency

Haringey Council Sets Up Its Own Lettings Agency

Promises an end to rip-off fees.