generation rent

housing

Capitalist Co-Living Is Here, Whether You Like It Or Not

Companies have repurposed the idea of communal living, turning it into a high-priced, cutesy rebranding of the long-term rent crisis.
Dan Hancox
9.4.19
Food

This Artist Makes Cheese from the Mould That Landlords Won't Remove

“I want the whole installation to have sort of a sinister vibe to it. I think of the cheeses as if they were bait or a little trap for the landlord.”
Patrick Heardman
7.23.19
london rental opportunity of the week

London Rental Opportunity of the Week: The Bitter Reality of Renting in This Hell City

If, that is, you're stuck with somewhere like this.
Joel Golby
7.17.19
generation rent

We Spoke to the Legends Who Took Their Landlord to Court and Won

Ben Leonard, who recently won a court case against his landlord, told us how he and his housemates fought the system.
Lauren O'Neill
4.2.19
housing

What You Need to Know About Those 'Crowdfund Your Way to Owning Property' Schemes

Companies are helping young people get a financial stake in property, which sounds like a good thing – but these are the risks.
Robyn Wilson
12.12.18
generation rent

Renters Unions Will Help You Fight Your Scumbag Landlord

In the midst of a housing crisis in which landlords have all the power, these groups are helping tenants square up.
JS Rafaeli
9.25.18
generation rent

The Real Reason Millennials Complain About Housing

I just want to set something straight, because the response to an article this weekend made me realise a whole lot of people don't get what's actually going on.
Hannah Ewens
8.9.18
generation rent

We Analysed Passive-Aggressive Flatmate Group Chats

A relationships expert told us what was going on in some of the deeply awkward screenshots we were sent.
Ruchira Sharma
6.13.18
generation rent

Some Very Important News About Generation Rent, i.e You

Which we've had to liven up with Cardi B GIFs, in the hope it will keep you reading until the end, because while important, it is also fairly dull.
Joel Golby
10.2.17
london rental opportunity of the week

London Rental Opportunity of the Week: Potentially the Worst One Yet

A shithole in Kilburn for £520 a month.
Joel Golby
3.17.17
london rental opportunity of the week

London Rental Opportunity of the Week: Come Die, My Pretty, Come with Me and Die in Hammersmith

What in fuck is this place my dude oh my god.
Joel Golby
3.9.17
lrotw

London Rental Opportunity of the Week: Save Your Pocket Money For 25 Years Then Maybe You Can Buy a House

Just save for 25 years!
Joel Golby
2.28.17
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