Renting: Average home now has 25 tenants wanting to view

"In 2019, there were typically six telephone or email requests to see each place. That had risen to 20 by this spring, and five months on it is 25.

Agents described the mismatch between demand and supply as "just crazy".

It comes as the average advertised rent for a new let outside of London has risen to a record £1,278 per month.

Property portal Rightmove said these prices had risen by 10% in July to September, compared with the same period last year."

BBC News

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