How much rent can you afford?

To see how much rent you can afford, you first need to add up all of your other expenses. Read on for an overview of the upfront and ongoing costs you need to consider before deciding whether or not you can afford the rent.

https://www.moneyadviceservice.org.u...can-you-afford

An interesting article with links to government and local authority calculators.

It points out that you need to consider far more than just any fees and the rent itself, but all other utility bills, council tax, water bills and in some cases, service charges.