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Stay tuned to the Smart City Rooms blog for the latest property news, flatshare guides, and our helpful tips to help you get the most out of living in London. Keep up to date with all of this, and more, on Twitter @smartcityrooms.

Five of the best apps everyone in a flatshar...

Feb 20, 2017
Living in a flatshare is a fun experience, but it does have its tricky moments. So, what’s key to a happy, peaceful [more]
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effective property viewing

Top tips for an effective property viewing

Jan 30, 2017
In our last post, we outlined how crucial a prospective tenant’s first impressions of a property are, and gave land [more]
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Top 5 tips for preparing your property for a...

Jan 12, 2017
First impressions are crucial for renters – usually, they’ll have a number of viewings lined up at once, so highlig [more]
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Greenwich revealed as one of London’s most s...

Dec 16, 2016
Recent Zoopla research revealed that Greenwich is one of London’s most sought after ‘villages’, so it’s not a [more]
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reduce void periods in your rental property

How to reduce void periods in your rental pr...

Dec 06, 2016
No landlord wants an empty property, but sometimes it happens, and according to insurer Direct Line for Business, i [more]
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benefits of renting

5 benefits of renting

Nov 23, 2016
There’s a stigma attached to being a tenant but in fact, there are many benefits to renting a property. Here [more]
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how to make your flat share feel like home

How to make your flat share feel like home

Nov 10, 2016
It can be tricky making your flat share feel like home, but renting shouldn’t stop you from creating the cosy home [more]
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where to celebrate bonfire night in london

Where to celebrate Bonfire Night in London

Nov 02, 2016
In 1605, Guy Fawkes failed in his plot to blow up the Palace of Westminster. 411 years later, the people all across [more]
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2016 apprentice house

A sneak peak inside the 2016 Apprentice hous...

Oct 27, 2016
Currently gracing our screens on Thursday evenings, The Apprentice sees multimillionaire Sir Alan Sugar put job can [more]
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What’s on in London: Five things to improve ...

Oct 19, 2016
Stuck for things to do this week? Here’s our pick of the best things on in London.   Affordable Art Fair Batte [more]
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make the most of the night tube

It’s finally here! How to make the most of t...

Oct 13, 2016
With the Night Tube in full swing across the Central, Victoria and Jubilee Lines, it’s now a lot easier to make the [more]
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The five golden rules of flat sharing

Oct 07, 2016
Are you about to move into a flatshare in London? Here are our five golden rules of flat sharing: Make sure you let [more]
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things to do in london when it's sunny

Things to do in London when it’s sunny

Sep 05, 2016
Looking for things to do in London when it’s sunny? Even though we’re now into September, summer isn’t over j [more]
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find a room in London

Top 5 tips on how to find a room in London

Aug 12, 2016
London is a huge, vibrant city with a lot to offer, but finding your perfect room can be tough, especially if you’r [more]
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do London like a Londoner

New to the capital? Here’s our guide on how ...

Aug 04, 2016
To experience the real London, you’ll need to leave the tourist trail behind. Here are our top six suggestions on h [more]
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Top 5 rooftop bars in East London

Top 5 rooftop bars in East London

Jul 11, 2016
Get sky high with our pick of the best rooftop bars in East London. Weather permitting of course…   The [more]
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what causes landlords the most stress

What causes landlords the most stress?

Jul 05, 2016
Homelet’s recent survey of almost 2,000 landlords has brought to light common factors landlords feel make their liv [more]
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