In two months’ time, I am going to have to move again. I had thought my flat, which is extremely nice and spacious and which I got by an enormous stroke of good fortune and generosity after a stint of homelessness and hostel living, was a forever home. 740 more words
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We have a new housemate.
Unlike on TV where when one housemate is leaving, the others group up, advertise and perform interviews for a prospective new roomie in a montage of scenes to a soundtrack of funky cheesy music, unfortunately in our house there was none of that. 804 more words
So my housemates and I had to do the whole ‘looking for a new housemate’ thing a few weeks back and the interviews are always the most awkward part. 460 more words
Are you unhappy in your house share? Trust us, we’ve been there! From the stacking of the washing up that all of your housemates promise isn’t theirs which slowly drives you insane, to that one flatmate who stays in their room and you occasionally feel like you should check that they’re still alive. 191 more words
Camden Council’s private renting scrutiny work, and housing and inequality in London, are the topics for discussion at next week’s public meeting organised by the campaign group Camden Federation of Private Tenants. 144 more words