Housing

Expensive postcode, super cheap rent: Become a live-in property guardian

Expensive postcode, super cheap rent: Become a live-in property guardian

Living on the cheap in London does not usually equal comfort and style. But for very little sums, or even for free, you can become a caretaker of a landmark property.

London Flat Hunting: Do’s, don’ts and some useful tips

London Flat Hunting: Do’s, don’ts and some useful tips

It’s that time of year again for the flat hunting feeding frenzy. Here we offer advice and tips on searching for flats, watching for deals, and keeping your temper.

Floating homes – London’s houseboats

Floating homes – London’s houseboats

Want to live in central London but can’t face the cost? The First Pint’s Siri R. Svendsen explores one of London’s most popular alternatives – houseboats.

Pint Sized, Podcast 2: Navigating London housing

Pint Sized, Podcast 2: Navigating London housing

Looking for somewhere to live in a new city can be a challenging task, and with so many accommodation do’s and don’ts out there, we’ve dedicated our second episode to the housing issue in London.

A housing nightmare: Horror stories from northwest London

A housing nightmare: Horror stories from northwest London

It goes without saying: Moving to a new a country is hard. In London, however, it seems nearly everyone has a housing tale to tell—and not a pleasant one.