Student Accommodation

Home From Home: Helping Student Tenants Settle In

Student lettings is one of the most lucrative areas of the rental market, but investing in the sector can be daunting. Many landlords fear trashed properties, ruined furnishings and late rent and decide to steer clear of student accommodation all...

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Studying the housing market

Student housing group records booming profits: A huge jump in profits for student housing group Unite shows that the ballooning market for student accommodation is still booming, making it a great...

Student Lettings: Do you speak the language?

Those looking to conquer the student lettings market would do well to consider learning another language, or ensure that they’re working with an agent or service that deals in multiple mother...

Student Lettings Hotspots
University towns topped the league tables when it comes to best places in the country to invest, according to a new study by property development company, CBRE. Of the 29 most financially...
Student Lettings From A Tenant's Perspective
As a recent graduate from Leeds University I remember driving up the M1 to my halls and seeing a sea of cars filled to the brim with duvets, pots and pans and the head of a parent poking out. 
Frequent Inspections Are the Key to Success With Student Lettings
SUMMER holidays signal a great opportunity in the student lettings market as the onslaught of a new academic year and the influx of new students herald a busy time for student property in...
Words From The Wise
Bill Free Homes has just been crowned the best student letting agency in the United Kingdom at the 2015 Sunday Times Awards.
Renting To International Students
BRITISH universities are experiencing a boom in foreign students, with the number of international students coming to the country to study having soared by 67% in 10 years. 
Our Study Guide For Letting To Students
For those who are considering entering the student lettings market, it pays to do your homework. When it comes to this market, landlords have found that one of the fundamental problems with...
Bring on the students! Get prepared for the next academic year now!
As a lettings agent dealing with students, you are faced with a number of pain-points which are more acute than those faced by the usual lettings business.