Our Top Tips for Surviving Shared Living as a Student
If university is going to be your first experience of living with people other than your family, take a look at our top tips for surviving shared living as a student.Read more
5 Myths about University Debunked
American films, TV shows and your Dad’s endless story’s may all influence what you think university is going to be like; whether it’s crummy accommodation, pot noodles for dinner every night or endless alcohol and parties.
However, the likelihood is that the student stereotype you have in your mind is probably very far from the truth! Starting university can be an exciting but nerve-wracking time, more so if you have misconceptions about what life will be like. Check out 5 myths about university debunked.Read more
What Modern University Students Expect from Their Accommodation
So, you’ve decided to invest in a buy-to-let property and want to market it to students and young professionals in Bristol? If you experienced student life 20 or more years ago, you may be surprised by the change in expectations of what students today expect from their accommodation. Here are a few of the things you might want to consider when deciding how to kit out your rental property and make it appealing to your target market.Read more
Should I Take My Car to Bristol University?
A question we’re regularly asked by students when looking at accommodation whilst studying for a degree in Bristol is ‘should I bring my car with me?’ At first thought, it may seem like a great idea, offering freedom, easy transport home and being able to have a lie in before driving to campus.
However, expensive running costs, lack of parking and the risk of becoming a personal taxi service to your housemates should all be taken into account.
Check out our top considerations when deciding whether to take your car to university or not in our latest blog.Read more
The Student Guide to Getting Around Bristol
Moving into a new city can be a daunting prospect for several reasons, but knowing how to get around shouldn’t be one of them. If you’re a student that’s new to Bristol, brushing up on your transport links before term starts will make getting to and from university a doddle.
Read on to discover the best and most popular Bristol transport methods for students, taking into consideration the benefits and drawbacks in terms of cost, convenience and accessibility.Read more