With property prices ever-increasing and supply dwindling, house buyers may consider purchasing a houseboat as a cheaper and more individualistic alternative to living on dry land.

Paul Reed, Senior Associate in the Commercial Property Group,offers advice on the differences that need to be considered when purchasing a houseboat over a regular house.

This article was first published for Prime-Resi, October 2013.

How to buy a houseboat - Primeresi - oct 2013.pdf