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EQUAL PAY DAY 2019: WOMEN SPEND HIGHER PROPORTION OF SALARY ON RENT THAN MEN PUTTING HOMEOWNERSHIP EVEN FURTHER OUT OF REACH

As we reach Equal Pay Day for this year, here's why the gender pay gap is about more than just spare cash.

HOUSE PRICE PREDICTIONS: PROPERTY PRICES IN LUXURY LONDON ADDRESSES SET TO RISE BY TWENTY PER CENT IN THE NEXT FIVE YEARS

After a prolonged period of sluggish sales, the weak pound is tempting overseas buyers back to Belgravia, Knightsbridge, Mayfair, Kensington...

 
 
 

LONDON HOUSE PRICES: AVERAGE COST OF A HOME CONTINUES TO DROP AT A SLOWER RATE AS BREXIT AND GENERAL ELECTION TURMOIL DRAGS ON

Values down in 20 out of 33 boroughs - but the pace of slowdown eases along with Brexit jitters

THE CROWN FILMING LOCATION: MODERNIST HORNSEY TOWN HALL ALSO FEATURES IN BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY - AND THERE ARE NEW FLATS FOR SALE

The spendid Thirties landmark has been used as the backdrop for the popular Netflix series and Oscar-winning film starring Rami Malek.

 
 
 

WHERE TO BUY A HOME IN LONDON 2019: THE BEST AREAS, NEW BUILDS, PERIOD CONVERSIONS AND INCENTIVE OFFERS FOR FIRST-TIME BUYERS

Whether you want to take advantage of Help to Buy London before it closes or have your heart set on a period property, here are some...

JEN AND BRAD'S BEVERLY HILLS MANSION: THE FRIENDS STAR AND A-LIST ACTOR'S FORMER HOME IS STRUGGLING TO SELL DESPITE PRICE DROP OF £8.9MILLION

The five-bed house - with bar, wine storage room and outside pool - was listed in April for £43.4 million by the curent owner.

 
 
 

LONDON PROPERTY FORECAST: FIRST-TIME BUYERS TO BE 'MOST DOMINANT GROUP' IN HOUSING MARKET DESPITE HELP TO BUY CLOSURE

First-time buyers are taking advantage of price stagnation and lack of competition from home movers and landlords.

THREE CHEERS: FROM GINGERBREAD GIN LIQUEUR TO A JAFFA CAKE COCKTAIL, THE BEST FESTIVE DRINKS TO TOAST CHRISTMAS WITH

From a festve gingerbread gin liqueur to an unusual jaffa cake cocktail, here are the best drinks to toast Christmas with as the big...

 
 
 

LIVE THE HIGH LIFE IN HADLEY WOOD: GRAND NEW FLATS FOR SALE IN LONDON SUPER-SUBURB LOVED BY CELEBS AND FOOTBALLERS

Hadley Wood, with its village centre and country feel, is an area favoured by celebs and Premiership footballers.

DISPUTE BETWEEN NEIGHBOURS: HOW CAN I STOP NEXT DOOR'S BUILDERS FROM BLOCKING ACCESS TO MY GARAGE?

Our neighbours are having work done on their house but the builders are blocking my garage. How can I stop this? My neighbour won't...

 
 
 

LIVING IN NUNHEAD: TRAVEL LINKS, PARKING, SCHOOLS, BEST STREETS - AND THE AVERAGE COST OF MONTHLY RENT

Nunhead gives three house sharers more space for their money, a bit of peace and a great village vibe.

PICTURE-PERFECT PALMA: HISTORIC PALACES IN MAJORCAN CAPITAL'S GLORIOUS OLD TOWN ARE BEING REBORN AS BOUTIQUE FLATS AND HOTELS

Palma's historic palaces and noble buildings are being turned into boutique flats and hotels, with property prices from £350,000.

 
 
 

STRAND CHAMBERS: RARE BOUTIQUE SCHEME OF NINE FLATS FACING LONDON'S ROYAL COURTS OF JUSTICE FOR SALE

Once the location of London's palaces and noble houses, the area around the Strand is now one of London's top residential addresses.

COMMUTER HOMES IN THE CHILTERNS: UNSPOILT VILLAGES WITH PRETTY CHOCOLATE BOX HOUSES AND PLENTY OF GREEN SPACE ON OFFER AN HOUR AWAY FROM THE CAPITAL

The Chilterns are a star choice for commuters, with grammar schools, market towns and sensible prices. Just avoid the HS2 route.

 
 
 

HOW TO DO A FULL HOUSE RENOVATION: THIS ARCHITECT TRANSFORMED HIS LONDON FAMILY HOUSE IN THREE STAGES TO RAISE CASH AS HE WENT

Over three years, an architect totally redesigned his Edwardian home in Richmond for family life - creating more space, moving staircases...

COLOUR OF THE YEAR 2020: CALMING PALE GREEN, MINT AND SAGE ARE SET TO TAKE OVER FROM MILLENNIAL PINK IN OUR HOMES NEXT YEAR

Green, in all its tonal character, from restful sage to lively peppermint, is the showcase colour for homes and homeware.

 
 
 

HIGHBURY FACTORY CONVERSION: CHARACTER FEATURES, INDUSTRIAL DESIGN DETAILS AND INDIE SHOPS ON THE DOORSTEP FOR NEW N5 FLATS

A Highbury factory conversion is the latest in a line of north London developments making a mark.

WHAT'S ON THIS MONTH: THE BEST DESIGN EVENTS, ART EXHIBITIONS AND CRAFT SHOWS TAKING PLACE IN LONDON THIS MONTH

From an exhibition on contemporary architectural drawings to a craft show with Christmas gifts from over 100 designer/makers, here's...

 
 
 

ESCAPE TO THE CHÂTEAU DIY 2019: HOW STEPHANIE JARVIS CLUBBED TOGETHER WITH FRIENDS TO SWAP TWO LONDON FLATS FOR A 40-ROOM FRENCH CASTLE

Meet Stephanie, the former Londoner continuing a tradition of formidable female château owners in rural France.

BUYER BEWARE: WHAT CAN I DO IF THE BOILER IN THE HOUSE I'VE JUST BOUGHT IS BROKEN?

I've recently purchased a property and have discovered that the boiler has been broken for a few months. Shouldn't the seller have...

 
 
 



John Lewis Christmas advert 2019: Excitable Edgar makes history in TV first

John Lewis Christmas advert 2019: Excitable Edgar makes history in TV first

JOHN LEWIS' CHRISTMAS ADVERT for 2019 will feature the adorable story of Excitable Edgar as a young dragon desperately wanting to get involved with the festivities. With the... Read more ...

Rafael Nadal refuses to get carried away with Daniil Medvedev fightback at...

Rafael Nadal refuses to get carried away with Daniil Medvedev fightback at ATP Finals

Rafael Nadal is keeping his feet firmly on the ground after producing a stunning comeback against Daniil Medvedev to ensure his ATP Finals hopes remain alive. Read more ...

How Man City are reacting to Bernardo Silva ban after controversial tweet

How Man City are reacting to Bernardo Silva ban after controversial tweet

Manchester City have made their decision over Bernardo Silva's ban. Read more ...

Carrie Underwood sings solo and teams with Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire at...

Carrie Underwood sings solo and teams with Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire at the CMA Awards

Carrie Underwood delivered a sultry performance of Drinking Alone and then teamed with Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire for opening number at the CMA Awards in Nashville. Read more ...

Teen Mom star Tyler Baltierra's sister Amber arrested in Texas in connection...

Teen Mom star Tyler Baltierra's sister Amber arrested in Texas in connection with family violence

In an Instagram Live clip posted Tuesday, Amber said her latest legal troubles were over a conflict with an ex-boyfriend after learning he had past cheated on her, according to... Read more ...

Seek website data reveals $88,614 is the average salary of advertised...

Seek website data reveals $88,614 is the average salary of advertised Australian jobs

Australia's average salary now stands at $88,614, based on Seek online job ads. Almost a third, or 30 per cent, or workers who found a new job during the past year earned a... Read more ...

SpaceX fires up Crew Dragon thrusters in key test after April explosion

SpaceX fires up Crew Dragon thrusters in key test after April explosion

Eight SuperDraco thrusters fired during a ground test Wednesday at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. Credit: SpaceX SpaceX test-fired the Crew Dragon spacecraft's eight... Read more ...

Hands On With the 16-Inch MacBook Pro: Apple Finally Fixes the Keyboard

Hands On With the 16-Inch MacBook Pro: Apple Finally Fixes the Keyboard

Apple has endowed its latest flagship MacBook Pro with a larger display, vastly improved audio, an 8TB SSD, and a redesigned keyboard. Read more ...

Switzerland vs England - Nations League third place: Date, time, channel...

Switzerland vs England - Nations League third place: Date, time, channel, prize money, odds and more

England face Switzerland in the Nations League third place play-off final after both sides were knocked out of contention to win. Find out KO time, channel, squads, predicted... Read more ...

EastEnders spoilers: Sharon Mitchell leaves dying Mel so affair secret isn't...

EastEnders spoilers: Sharon Mitchell leaves dying Mel so affair secret isn't exposed?

Mel Owen crashed her car on EastEnders last night just as she was about to expose Sharon and Keanu's baby secret Read more ...