The Graduates’ Guide to Where to Live in London

If you’ve just graduated and are planning to move to London – welcome! Contrary to media reports you won’t melt on the tube and the air won’t kill you.

However, the scare-stories about housing in London are partly true: finding somewhere to live in London can be difficult. Especially if you are on a budget.

For people moving to London for the first time, the property hunt is extra-daunting. But Find Properly – the only property portal to help people moving to London – is here with a handy guide! Continue reading

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Moving to London and like food? Check out this map for starters

London is truly a glutton’s city. All the World’s cuisines are on offer.

We’re so spoilt, new restaurants are cropping up with regional varieties of once-exotic cuisines. “Plain old” Chinese food is no longer good enough. We now get to choose between tongue-scorching Sichuan or subtle Cantonese flavours.

And if you needed any more evidence of the finger-licking awesomeness of London’s food scene, a French chef (i.e the enemy) has called London the restaurant capital of the world. Voila, it must be true. Continue reading

Find Properly can now save your life – new feature

The air quality in London is terrible. London has missed NO2 targets (set in 1999) every single year.  The European Commission is so concerned with the pollution levels, they’ve threatened to fine the Government if things don’t improve by 2020.

Air quality may seem like a fuss about nothing. You walk around and you’re still alive afterwards, so what’s the biggie? Surely it’s much worse in other places – unlike some Chinese cities, you can’t see the air, and it doesn’t taste like Mr Muscle. So isn’t everything OK?

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One property to rent on Find Properly has a dungeon!?

We’ve recently added a really cool feature that lots of users have been asking for – filter by property feature.

This means you can find properties with a garden or parking or anything else that takes your fancy. Completely customisable and ready for you to play with here.

To celebrate, we made a chart showing the proportion of properties with the most popular features: Continue reading

Our new feature – it works so well, it must be magic

There are lots of horrible properties for rent in London. We’re sick of wading through pages and pages of yuck before finding somewhere nice to live – and you probably are too!

We are super excited to announce Find Properly’s newest feature: magic sort.

Magic sort makes it quicker and easier for you to see the best properties. We’re so happy with it, we’ve made it our default sort option.

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