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Map Shows How Big A Salary You Need To Rent In London

Map Shows How Big A Salary You Need To Rent In London

Which do you reckon is the priciest borough?
Guess How Much Sherlock's Baker Street Flat Would Cost?

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

Properties from film and TV, valued.
Move To Edmonton Or Abbey Wood For Cheap Rent

Move To Edmonton Or Abbey Wood For Cheap Rent

Hardly wetting ourselves with excitement.
London's Mock Tudor Social Housing Estate

London's Mock Tudor Social Housing Estate

Not all social housing is an attempt to build over sites destroyed by the Blitz
In Pictures: Expensive London

In Pictures: Expensive London

Ouch.
Why Are All These New Developments Called The Residence?

Why Are All These New Developments Called The Residence?

How long was the brainstorming session?
The Medical Student Who Went Homeless In London For A Month

The Medical Student Who Went Homeless In London For A Month

The streets offer little comfort in the harshest days of winter.
Londonist Out Loud: And He Lives In A Council Flat

Londonist Out Loud: And He Lives In A Council Flat

Taking a look of what council housing has achieved.
Where Have Rents Risen Most In London?

Where Have Rents Risen Most In London?

It's a lot.
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?
Love architecture? Flick through photos of London's most beautiful high rises

Love architecture? Flick through photos of London's most beautiful high rises

Eyes up.
This massive erection in Docklands looks like a massive erection

This massive erection in Docklands looks like a massive erection

What a balls-up.
Make someone's Christmas by volunteering in London

Make someone's Christmas by volunteering in London

Discover the true meaning of Christmas by donating time to others.
Make someone's Christmas by volunteering in London

Make someone's Christmas by volunteering in London

Make someone's day, or even year.
Updated: How Much Does It Cost To Buy Outside London?

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

Better start checking for coins down the back of the sofa.
Mayor Introduces Rent Cap

Mayor Introduces Rent Cap

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:

Where will the Handlebar Club meet?
How To Make Your Spare Room Pay Your Whole Rent

How To Make Your Spare Room Pay Your Whole Rent

All the data you need.
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.
How Much Would It Cost To Buy Every House In London?

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

You'd need 28 Bill Gateses.
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?

Spanner in the works for City Hall.
London's Gentrification Is A Good Thing: Here's Why

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

*Whisper it*
Triangular Skyscrapers For The Elephant

Triangular Skyscrapers For The Elephant

Skipton House to be redeveloped.
Experts Explain What Could Happen To London's Housing Market

Experts Explain What Could Happen To London's Housing 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?
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?

136 projects up for award.
Does Anyone Know What A Luxury Flat Is?

Does Anyone Know What A Luxury Flat Is?

Is it a definable term?
Find Out How Much It Costs To Rent Near You

Find Out How Much It Costs To Rent Near You

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

This Is What The New Thamesmead Will Look Like

Bye bye, brutalism.
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.