THURROCK homeowners are looking to cash in on the Olympics by renting it out their homes.
A browse across a number of websites shows how, potentially, much money can be made.
Amongst the places on offer is a 4-bedroom house in North Stifford for £2,000 per week. A 5-bedroom house in Chafford Hundred is on the lettings market for £3,200 whilst a 2-bedroom flat in the same area is available for £2,000 per week during the Olympic period.
An industry expert said: “It is very similar to the south-west London area when Wimbledon is on or cities such as Edinburgh during their arts festival.