Posts Tagged: united kingdom

Manchester Gayborhood Vibrant, But Bars Must Up Their Game

Is the Gay Village losing out? Is there too much competition? Or is Canal Street’s certain ‘je ne sais quoi’ simply spreading across the city? Vibrancy was a running theme during discussions with Manchester’s LGBT community with regards to Canal Street. For Misty Chance, a Manchester-based drag artist, it has provided an opportunity to branch… Read more »

New Gay/Lesbian Real Estate Agent Group Launched in the UK

Two major players in real estate have teamed up to launch an industry first – a network for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender professionals working in property. International law firm Taylor Wessing, working in collaboration with Tuffin Ferraby Taylor, welcomed almost 80 LGBT professionals to the network’s first event, held last week at their New… Read more »

British Housing Institute Publishes Guidelines for Housing Associations With LGBT Tenants

The Chartered Institute of Housing has published advice for housing associations on how to provide services to lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender tenants. The guide contains advice on how to meet the provisions of the Equality Act 2010, which is intended to simplify discrimination law and place sexuality on an equal footing with other characteristics… Read more »

Gay Realty Watch: London

We continue our look into local real estate markets with large gay and lesbian communities. Today, our first destinatio outside the US  – London – home of British modern style and historic architecture. Here’s a sampling of what’s going on in the London real estate market at the moment: Tenant demand ‘has returned to London’s… Read more »