Lady Hunts for House in UK, Sees Fine Apartment Going for GH¢18,500 Monthly Rent, Says “This Is Crazy"

Lady Hunts for House in UK, Sees Fine Apartment Going for GH¢18,500 Monthly Rent, Says “This Is Crazy"

  • A Nigerian lady living in the UK showed a house going for £1300 (N1,243,054.47), which she could not get because there were many offers
  • In a video that has gone viral online, many prospective tenants queued in front of the house to check it out
  • Many who watched her clip complained about how housing cost has increased in the UK over the years

PAY ATTENTION: Be the first to follow YEN.com.gh on Threads! Click here!

A Nigerian lady in the UK who has been documenting her house hunting abroad shared a video of an apartment.

The lady (@solaceojotule) showed how many people queued like they were in a bank to check the same apartment in Edgware.

Hunting for house in UK/Monthly house rent abroad.
People queued to check out the apartment. Photo source: @solaceojotule
Source: UGC

House hunting in UK

Revealing the apartment goes for £1300 (N1,243,054.47), the lady added that she met other people there to check the apartment out.

Read also

"Gal that's our meat": Little girl pleads for the life of chicken, takes it into her room, funny video trends

The lady said she was not surprised that she did not get the apartment as there were many offers from prospective tenants.

Watch the video below:

YEN.com.gh has compiled some of the reactions below:

linhnhi16806 said:

"£1300 for a council flat in zone 4 this is wild."

charlottesmith861 said:

"That's an ex-council house if I ever saw one."

SM said:

"If possible look for housing a tiny bit further out on the Elizabeth Line (train line), way cheaper."

The lady responded:

"Yes, that's where I am searching now."

abzzyrahman said:

"£1300pm for rent. Now add essential utilities and the council tax. You're paying £2000 pm for a flat in Edgware. Scary times."

Kes Aku said:

"We’re suffering in this UK o."

sophia said:

"Someone most probably offered a years rent in advance."

Natasha said:

"I’ve never seen so many people over a house wow."

Mshossyni said:

"This is crazy! we need rent control asap."

Read also

Lady rears fish for over 4 months, shows off bountiful harvest, some weigh 1.4kg

Chelsea said:

"That’s the price of the mortgage on the property I live in. Housing crisis is very real."

Flat with N490k monthly

Meanwhile, YEN.com.gh earlier reported that a Nigerian lady who relocated to the UK to study shared her experience house hunting there.

The lady (@sarabel_xx) was surprised when she inspected a studio flat for £500 (N490k) monthly, including other bills.

New feature: Сheck out news that is picked for YOU ➡️ click on “Recommended for you” and enjoy!

Source: Legit.ng

Authors:
Portia Arthur avatar

Portia Arthur (Entertainment Editor) Portia Arthur holds a BA in publishing from Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (2013). She worked as a Lifestyle editor for Pulse.com.gh for 5 years. She has worked with celebrities and footballers in image consultancy and management. She is currently the fashion editor at Yen.com.gh. She can be reached via email:portia.arthur@yen.com.gh

Berlinda Entsie avatar

Berlinda Entsie (Copy Editor) Berlinda Entsie is a Copy Editor at YEN.com.gh. She has worked as a proofreader and editor since 2016. Berlinda has over 5 years' experience editing and writing for leading publications in Ghana. She previously worked with Graphic Communications Group LTD, Business Insider SSA and Pulse.com.gh. She obtained a B.A in English Studies from the Methodist University College in 2016 and a Diploma in Broadcast Journalism from the GH Media School in 2019. Reach out to her via berlinda.entsie@yen.com.gh