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23 January 2024 @ 3:10 pm
It's been a very difficult time for renters as 2023 saw record high rents in every single one of the UK’s top towns and cities, read more about that in our most recent rental index.
And whilst average rents across the country are still at an all time high
7 December 2023 @ 11:49 am
As 2023 draws to a close, we thought it would be a good opportunity to reflect on the events that shaped the rental market over the past twelve months and a chance to look into what we can expect from the year ahead. Amidst the challenges renters have faced this
12 October 2023 @ 1:40 pm
Well, would you believe it? It’s been 5 years since we launched our partnership with Crisis – supporting their work to help end homelessness across Britain. And what an amazing 5 years we’ve had…
How we’re helping
At SpareRoom we’ve been running Live Rent Free for 14
5 October 2023 @ 9:19 am
It's a tough time to be a renter right now - UK rents are at an all time high, and as a result some people are considering moving to cheaper areas.
If you're thinking about moving, we've put together 3 of the cheapest areas to rent in the UK and
15 September 2023 @ 3:43 pm
Most landlords take a deposit (usually equivalent to a month's rent) to protect them in case their property or furnishings are damaged. The deposit is meant to be used for substantial cleaning or repairs, and also protects the landlord if you don't pay your rent.
Sometimes it can be confusing
11 May 2023 @ 1:12 pm
With rents skyrocketing across the UK it can be hard to find somewhere affordable. But there are things you can do to reduce your rent. One won't come as a surprise, but the second just might...
1 - Split the cost of living by sharing with housemates
It's simple -
11 April 2023 @ 7:00 am
If you find yourself getting distracted by your WFH set-up, maybe it’s time to consider giving your home office a little refresh – An organised, attractive desk area can do wonders for your productivity levels. You may even forget about your next snack break…
16 March 2023 @ 2:23 pm
The rental market is crazy right now. In a recent survey, 72% of renters who haven't moved in the last 18 months decided to stay in their current place despite wanting to move. If you’re staying put, maybe it’s time to give your home a refresh in time for spring!
14 March 2023 @ 11:46 am
It’s World Sleep Day this month, so what better time to share tips on how to achieve a solid night's sleep.
Whether it’s struggling to nod off, or waking at 4am and subsequent tossing and turning until your alarm rings, we know the struggle all too well.
15 February 2023 @ 11:48 am
Moving to a new city can be overwhelming for so many reasons. There’s the stress of finding somewhere to live in an area you’re unfamiliar with, actually moving your stuff into it, and settling into a new job, commute and lifestyle too…
Making new friends is probably the
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