What is an inventory?

What is an inventory?

This time of year is always busy with our student lets, with all of our contracts coming to an end in June and July! So, it’s cleaning, maintenance and INVENTORIES!

Just what is an inventory though? We often feel there’s Continue reading

Cleaning Week 2020!

Cleaning Week 2020!

Well, without a shadow of a doubt, ‘cleaning week’ was very different this year! As a bit of background, we have two major changeover dates for our student properties, with student contracts ending on the 3rd of June and 1st Continue reading

Moving Tips for Pets

Moving Tips for Pets

If you’re a pet owner, then you’ll know that moving home with a pet can be a little difficult. Pets find the transition to a new home quite hard – cats for example are territorial and the change in territory Continue reading

Looking After Mental Health at Home

Looking After Mental Health at Home

As we continue to remain at home to help ‘flatten the curve’ against Covid-19, there is increasing concern about mental health – and rightly so. For many, working from home, staying indoors much of the day, teaching the children – Continue reading

Upcycling Ideas for Children

Upcycling Ideas for Children

We’re a few weeks into the ‘stay at home’ rules now, so we thought we’d share some fun ideas for you to try with the children perhaps during a rainy weekend! Upcycling recyclable materials to create something new can be Continue reading

Questions to ask your Landlord

Questions to ask your Landlord

The first quarter of the year is always a popular time to search for a property, in renting and sales. It’s also a popular time of year for students to be searching for their next property too.

Over the years Continue reading

House Hunting Tips for Students

House Hunting Tips for Students

The start of a new year also means that the “housing hunt” is well underway for students at Aberystwyth University. Gone are the days of rushing to get a house before it’s snapped up by another eager group – who Continue reading

Working From Home

Working From Home

Following the announcement from the UK Government last night, we will now be operating from home, and not from the office on Bridge Street. It feels weird to bring the computers home to the house, but the dog (Murphy), is Continue reading

The Academic Year

The Academic Year

We get an awful lot of landlords asking us when do the students in Aberystwyth look for houses? We were at a meeting only last week at the Glengower (working lunch, lovely!) where the landlords were asking when the housing Continue reading