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Get Smart on Housing!

» 22 August 2012 » 1 Comment

Finding a private rented house during the summer can be tricky indeed but the main thing to remember is to stay calm, don’t rush, and be smart about the choices you make. Here are ten top tips written by the experts in The Advice Centre and if you take them on board, you’ll be fine! […]

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Your Student House

» 24 January 2012 » 8 Comments

If you are sharing a house with 3 or more people (not related to you) whilst studying at Uni. then you are living in a House of Multiple Occupation (HMO). At the moment a landlord does not need planning permission to turn a house into a HMO, but from March they will.  This is known […]

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DON’T PANIC, Frankie says relax..

» 09 November 2011 » No Comments

..About your housing. It’s getting to that time of year where flyers and notices will be appearing in your halls of residence and through your front door from a number of letting agencies telling you to start looking for a house for next year.  Many will claim that you ‘NEED TO DO THIS NOW’. Well, […]

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“Police Urge Landlords to Increase Security at Student Properties”

» 06 September 2011 » No Comments

In student housing there is sometimes a problem with crime with break-ins and thefts being more common. On Friday the police released a statement stating that they have “teamed up..[with] Southampton City Council’s Private Housing Team..to tackle the rising problem of burglaries to privately rented student homes” They are taking a number of measures to […]

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