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The UK’s most common neighbour nuisances and their effects
For many of us, our homes are a peaceful place where we wind down and escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, but unfortunately for some of us that’s not quite the case.
Research recently conducted for Ocean* shows that 18 million of us** have encountered a nuisance neighbour in the last 12 months, with annoyances ranging from arguing, loud music and dropping litter, to intimidating and threatening behaviour.
Check out our stats below to find out more of the UK’s most common neighbour nuisances and their knock-on effects:
Infographic brought to you by the Ocean Finance homeowner loans team.
*Red Dot questioned a nationally representative sample of 2,005 adults in the UK aged 18 and over between 6 October 2015 and 13 October 2015, of whom 651 were Scottish residents.
**Based on ONS UK total adult population figures.