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Glasgow, Hull and Manchester best towns for student buy-to-let investors, Property

Glasgow, Hull and Manchester best towns for student buy-to-let investors

In terms of best value for students, the cheapest digs are in Middlesbrough

By | Property | Wednesday, 25 September 2013 at 1:25 pm

Rents higher than students are willing to pay in a third of university towns, Property

Rents higher than students are willing to pay in a third of university towns

Plus, what effect has the rise in the cost of renting had on student living arrangements?

By | Property | Thursday, 5 September 2013 at 9:44 am

Why students make good tenants, Property

Why students make good tenants

Plus mortgage news roundup

By | Property | Tuesday, 3 September 2013 at 2:05 pm

Student rents up 3.1%, Property

Student rents up 3.1%

Plus, mansion tax could affect up to 775,000 homes in next 25 years

By | Property | Monday, 2 September 2013 at 4:48 pm

Househunters increasingly concerned about ghosts and cows, Property

Househunters increasingly concerned about ghosts and cows

Plus latest figures for Scottish house prices and student commutes

By | Property | Wednesday, 17 July 2013 at 10:49 am

An affordable castle (comes with title), Property

An affordable castle (comes with title)

Plus how students choose accommodation, and estate agent buzzwords

By | Property | Monday, 10 June 2013 at 12:31 pm

Where do university students spend most on rent?, Property

Where do university students spend most on rent?

Plus attractive estate agents and prison digs

By | Property | Friday, 7 June 2013 at 1:39 pm

The meaning of NUS demonstrations, Notebook

The meaning of NUS demonstrations

Life for many has got worse as the government has used the opportunity presented by the global financial crisis to push through reforms to restructure the UK economy. Part of that restructuring has been to change the function of higher education.

By | Notebook, Opinion | Wednesday, 21 November 2012 at 10:13 am

Sheikh, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll: Muslim anxieties with student life, Notebook

Sheikh, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll: Muslim anxieties with student life

As much as I tried to repress from memory a recent post in The Independent titled “Slut dropping’ and ‘Pimps and Hoes’ – the sexual politics of freshers’ week”, it rings true for some common Muslim anxieties with student life.

By | Notebook, Opinion | Tuesday, 16 October 2012 at 10:00 am

Freshers’ inventory #2: more essential, less obvious items, Notebook

Freshers’ inventory #2: more essential, less obvious items

With Freshers’ week fast approaching you may be starting to get that familiar butterfly feeling in your stomach. Moving away from home for the first time can be a daunting prospect. Thanks to Sophie Warnes’ Freshers’ Guide: What to take to university most of the boxes on the list are already checked. However, drawing on experience, there may be a few less obvious items which are missing from your SOS Student Survival Kit.

By | Notebook, Opinion | Thursday, 13 September 2012 at 12:00 am

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