Housing

Islington Council Has Launched A Not For Profit Energy Company

Islington Council Has Launched A Not For Profit Energy Company

Nope, you don't need to live in Islington
House Prices Have Skyrocketed Around Tube Stations Over 10 Years

House Prices Have Skyrocketed Around Tube Stations Over 10 Years

Did you buy a house close to the tube in the 00s?
Estate agents' lies are exposed with this hilarious internet extension

Estate agents' lies are exposed with this hilarious internet extension

Anyone for some "characterless living"?
We Meet The Londoners Living In A Shipping Container

We Meet The Londoners Living In A Shipping Container

Could you live in a shipping container?
Is This The Ugliest Building London Was Cursed With In 2017?

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

We reckon Circus West had a lucky escape...
Check Out The Views From These London Apartments

Check Out The Views From These London Apartments

Those views though.
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.
Habito Is Shaking Up The Mortgage Industry With Its Digital Advisor

Habito Is Shaking Up The Mortgage Industry With Its Digital Advisor

Habito Mortgage Broker is fee-free and available 24/7
One third of London house prices have been reduced - how does your borough fare?

One third of London house prices have been reduced - how does your borough fare?

One borough bucks the trend
Fancy Living In A Pad With Your Own Rooftop Allotment?

Fancy Living In A Pad With Your Own Rooftop Allotment?

"Whether it's firing up the terrace barbeque on a sunny weekend, settling in for a movie marathon in the communal lounge area, or bonding over fruit and veg on your own rooftop allotment, this development has done its best to combat the loneliness of
Charming memories of life by the green belt

Charming memories of life by the green belt

To what extent should we be sacrificing adequate and affordable housing in order to maintain this rather unremarkable ring?
In Pictures: London's Floating Homes

In Pictures: London's Floating Homes

Would you like to live in one of these London houseboats?
Check out these pictures of dreamy London apartments

Check out these pictures of dreamy London apartments

We are *so* not jealous.
How London's Colourful Houses Happened

How London's Colourful Houses Happened

One of Kentish Town's "worst streets for immorality" is now its best street for Instagrammers
It's Finally Getting Cheaper To Rent In London

It's Finally Getting Cheaper To Rent In London

Is the bubble finally bursting?
London has £12 billion worth of empty homes

London has £12 billion worth of empty homes

How much are the empty homes in your borough worth?
Fancy Living Right By The Old BBC Rehearsal Rooms?

Fancy Living Right By The Old BBC Rehearsal Rooms?

Flat hunting? Rent one of these snazzy apartments
Could you share a flat with 500 other people? These Londoners do

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

We spent the night at Old Oak.
If it meant you could afford it, would you buy a microhome? We look at the arguments

If it meant you could afford it, would you buy a microhome? We look at the arguments

It'll help you declutter, at least.
If you're single, it costs 56% more to live in London than the rest of the UK, says study

If you're single, it costs 56% more to live in London than the rest of the UK, says study

This is why your pay doesn't stretch too far.
More rooms = less rent? We looked at the data

More rooms = less rent? We looked at the data

Fewer rooms = less rent. Right?
Do you earn enough to live on your own? Click for map ->

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

Salary guidelines mapped.
London In The 1970s

London In The 1970s

The release of Star Wars was big news.
How much would #FictionalHomes such as 221B Baker Street cost in real life?

How much would #FictionalHomes such as 221B Baker Street cost in real life?

Dig deep, people.
Move To Edmonton Or Abbey Wood For Cheap Rent

Move To Edmonton Or Abbey Wood For Cheap Rent

"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?"
The mock Tudor social housing estate

The mock Tudor social housing estate

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

In Pictures: Expensive London

Ouch.
All These Luxury Flats Are Called The Residence

All These Luxury Flats Are Called The Residence

You know when you keep saying a word until it stops meaning anything...
What's It Like To Be Homeless In London?

What's It Like To Be Homeless In London?

James Beavis was raising money and awareness for charity.
Londonist Out Loud: On The Cranbrook Estate

Londonist Out Loud: On The Cranbrook Estate

Taking a look of what council housing has achieved.
In which boroughs have rents risen most in London?

In which boroughs have rents risen most in London?

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

This article might prompt you to move to Dover
Most Popular Airbnb Locations In Housing Crisis Hotspots

Most Popular Airbnb Locations In Housing Crisis Hotspots

Is it reducing number of homes available for rent?
In Pictures: 6 Of London's Most Beautiful High Rises

In Pictures: 6 Of London's Most Beautiful High Rises

Look up for these masterpieces
London Is Getting A Massive Cock-And-Balls Skyscraper

London Is Getting A Massive Cock-And-Balls Skyscraper

What a balls-up.
Ways to help others this Christmas season.

Ways to help others this Christmas season.

Help your fellow Londoners.
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 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 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.
The Cheapest Places To Rent A Room In London Right Now

The Cheapest Places To Rent A Room In London Right Now

Report shows an increasing east/west London divide.
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 This Man Trying To Undermine Sadiq Khan?

Is This Man Trying To Undermine Sadiq Khan?

Rumours, opportunism and Croydon.
Why gentrification isn't always bad for London ->

Why gentrification isn't always bad 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

Plans include a new auditorium and shops.
6 Ways Brexit Could Affect London's Rental Market

6 Ways Brexit Could Affect London's Rental Market

Could this actually mean fewer houses?
In Pictures: London's RIBA Prize-Winning Architecture 2016

In Pictures: London's RIBA Prize-Winning Architecture 2016

Are these the city's best architectural projects of the past year?
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?

New research shows.