HOUSING CRISIS

renting

The Most Depressing Things About Living in a House Share

As high rents force people to cohabit for longer than ever before, adulthood is now defined by waiting to shower and being shushed for having an orgasm.
Emma Garland
6.7.19
HOUSING CRISIS

These 'Beehive' Flats Might Be the Depressing Future of City Living

Landlords in Barcelona are cramming up to 30 people into a single shared flat, with each tenant living in a three-square-metre cubicle.
Alba Carreres
6.6.19
housing

A Major Canadian City Is Losing Its Most Affordable Housing

Up to a third of Parkdale, Toronto's rooming houses are at “imminent risk” of being closed, a recent report shows.
Lindsey Vodarek
4.8.19
Save Yourselves

A London Council Declared 'Climate Emergency' as It Destroyed a Wildlife Garden

Old Tidemill Wildlife Garden in Lewisham was a green oasis.
Simon Childs
3.18.19
HOUSING CRISIS

Hackney Council Is Demolishing an Entire Estate to Build More Luxury Housing

The redevelopment of Hackney's Colville estate is supposed to be a model of regeneration, but really it's about turning public land into private profit.
Simon Elmer
3.7.19
HOUSING CRISIS

A Tory Campaign Promoted Our Article Calling Tory Policy 'Disastrous'

A lesson in selective quoting.
Mac Hackett
2.5.19
HOUSING CRISIS

How Sadiq Khan's Housing Policy Is Making London's Housing Crisis Worse

His measures, which are supposed to tackle the housing crisis, make it harder to resist gentrification.
Simon Elmer
1.31.19
housing

The Flat with One Bedroom, One Sex Room and Five Housemates

Five people have chosen to ditch their individual rooms for one bedroom, a living room, a study and a sex room.
Magdalena Berger
11.16.18
housing

I Tried Renting Out My Hallway Cupboard for £350

The housing market is so bad that it made me wonder: how bad does a room have to be to actually put people off?
Paul Schwenn
11.12.18
HOUSING CRISIS

Why a Developer Is Keeping Luxury Flats Empty On Purpose

The Centre Point apartments have been taken off the market and it tells you a lot about the housing crisis.
Simon Elmer
11.6.18
crime

The Murder of the Homeless Woman Found Wrapped in Tape

Angela Millington's killing represents just one of the many under-reported murders of homeless people.
James McMahon
10.24.18
News

All the News You Need to Read This Morning

Young people with deposits still cannot buy homes, new research shows.
VICE Staff
10.8.18
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