Housing & Community

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Battling the ‘toxic’ UK student housing market

A website has been created by a Bristol University alumni to tackle the "injustices" of the student rental market which has been tarnished by...
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Students taken advantage of in Edinburgh rental scams

Huge demand for accommodation in the busy city of Edinburgh has meant scammers are rife, offering places that are not available, or simply don't...
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Renting and rogue landlords: a rite of passage in student living?

If the rental scene wasn't bad enough in many places across the country, those that do end up finding accommodation may face something much...
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UK universities embroiled in government’s ‘second job scandal’

Boris Johnson’s independent adviser on ministerial interests, Chris Geidt, has been called on to step down from his position as chair of the council...
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Linguistic freedom threatened in Catalan universities

The Generalitat (Government of Catalonia) is making university directors in Catalonia commit to increase the number of subjects taught in the Catalan language to...
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Megadorm Madness

A new student dorm being built in the US is raising concerns not only for its crimes against design, but its crimes against humanity. The...

Winners Announced for the UK & Ireland National Student Housing Awards 2021

The awards, broadcast at 10am on 30th September 2021, were presented by Tim Daplyn (Director of Strategy and Partnerships) and Sarah Ead (Head of...

‘Time bomb’ for UK government: 100,000 international students expected from red-list countries this autumn

International students are due to start university this autumn, but there has been no communication from the government regarding travel from red-list countries. ...
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NSW and Queensland join push for purpose-built quarantine hubs

NSW and Queensland join Victoria in asking for purpose-built quarantine hubs to accommodate international students, who contribute significantly to local and national economies. A new...
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Breaking Customer Satisfaction Records in a Pandemic

Throughout the global pandemic, student accommodation professionals have gone above and beyond to care for and support their students...
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