Stay Warm This Winter Without Touching the Heating
It’s the time of year when temperatures fall and heating bills rise! Whilst winter officially starts on the 21st December, with sub-zero temperatures affecting Bristol already, here at Digs we’re saying it’s already started!Read more
Our Top Tips For a Stress Free Trip Home This Christmas
If you’re a student, there’s no doubt you will be heading back home soon to spend the festive period with your family and friends. Travel over the Christmas periods, be it by train, car or bus can be stressful and expensive without proper planning.Read more
Ensure You Get Your Full Housing Deposit Back
Before moving into your student house, you will be required to put down a deposit. This deposit is essentially a way of assuring your landlord or letting agency that if anything is broken, damaged or stained – they have guaranteed funds in place to fix it.Read more
Top Tips To Make Your Student Life A Little Easier
The new term has begun, and whether you’re a first year student leaving home for the first time, or a seasoned third year – we could all use a little helping hand from time to time.Read more
Benefits of Studio Living
A conundrum many university students of all ages and backgrounds face whether to live in shared accommodation, university halls or a private accommodation like studio apartments rooms. How can you figure out which one is best for you?Read more
Im a Clearing Student, but where do I live?!
Worried about missing out on your chosen university due to your grades? Don’t panic – this doesn’t mean the end of your student journey as there are still options for you to utilise and still get in. Everyone planning for University is eligible for the UCAS Clearing scheme which is a way of matching students without universities, to universities without students.Read more
7 Reasons We Love Bristol
It’s not surprising that Bristol was named best place to live in Britain in 2017. From its thriving and upbeat city centre and nightlife all the way down to its calm and quiet vibe by the harbour, it is a perfect place for nearly anyone to live.
Research shows that the better you fit into the personality of your area, the happier you are. Maybe that’s why Bristol is such a friendly place to be. However, we’ve came up with a few reasons on why we think Bristol should most definitely be your new home, particularly whilst studying.Read more
Top Tips to Stop Procrastinating & Start Studying
If you're struggling with exam revision and coursework, you're not alone. Check out our top tips to beat procrastination hereRead more
What Should You Consider When Choosing a Student?
If you haven't already it's time to find & secure your student rental property. We've compiled a few of our top thoughts together to help you get started.Read more
Top Tips to Budget Whilst at University
One of the main stresses we see amongst students here at DIGS is financial worries. Therefore, it is worth thinking about ways to make your money last so we’ve compiled a few of our top tips to get you started.Read more
What and Why You Need a Guarantor
Whether in prep for your second or third year, you’ll need to start the process of house hunting asap. This month we thought we’d tackle the world of guarantor’s & explain all.Read more