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Life For Rent

Life For Rent: My Mean Neighbours Are Making Up Noise Complaints About Me

In this week's rental advice column, a nasty neighbour threatens to snitch on a letter-writer for being too loud in their flat.
Vicky Spratt
2 days ago
housing

Rental Opportunity of the Week: A Glossy Goth Porn Set in... Kensington!

Imagine if 'Footballers Wives' got rebooted, but the location budget only stretched to £1,300 a month. This is what you'd get.
Joel Golby
3 days ago
housing

Choose Your Own Adventure: Renting!

Join us on the most hellish journey known to man!
Joel Golby
3 days ago
renting

Landlords Are Still Screwing Renters Over, Despite the Tenancy Fee Ban

Two months after estate agents were banned from charging admin fees, VICE has found cases of landlords hiking rents to cover these costs.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.9.19
london rental opportunity of the week

Rental Opportunity of the Week: Everything Wrong with This Kitchen... in Clapton!

Truly a new take on the concept of "a kitchen" here.
Joel Golby
8.7.19
housing

Brighton Could Be the First UK City to Pass a 'Homeless Bill of Rights'

The bill isn't a set of policy proposals, but guidance on how local councils should treat the rising issue of homelessness.
David Hillier
8.2.19
housing

Life For Rent: How Can I Stop My Landlord From Letting Himself In?

Housing advice columnist Vicky Spratt deals with a landlord who keeps entering his tenant's flat to leave rat poison.
Vicky Spratt
8.1.19
london rental opportunity of the week

London Rental Opportunity of the Week... IDK Why, But This Has Finished Me!

Just £795 a month, to live here, a flat with almost zero natural light – in Brent Cross.
Joel Golby
8.1.19
housing

Inside the Wildly Popular Forum Where Landlords Plot to Screw You Over

It's a terrifying window into the tenant/landlord power dynamic—and a national housing hellscape.
Rick Paulas
7.25.19
london rental opportunity of the week

London Rental Opportunity of the Week: The World's Worst Holiday in… Swiss Cottage!

Fancy getting away to London? Don't! Do not!
Joel Golby
7.24.19
Life For Rent

Life For Rent: Is Your Landlord Responsible for Fixing Mould in Your Flat?

Housing journalist Vicky Spratt is here to answer all your burning, rental-based questions in our new advice column Life For Rent.
Vicky Spratt
7.18.19
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
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