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The benefits of renting a smaller property

The benefits of renting a smaller property

You’d be forgiven for thinking that everyone aspires to a large house with loads of internal space and a vast garden. However, this isn’t practical in some areas, such as ce...

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How to manage your FOMO over summer

How to manage your FOMO over summer

The academic year is over, and university students are now filling their time with other things — some have gone home to spend time with their family, some are working, and other...

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5 helpful tips for starting university

5 helpful tips for starting university

If you recently finished your A levels and got accepted into a university, you’ll now be busy enjoying your summer. However, as summer moves on, you’ll find your mind wandering...

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Festivals you need to attend in Leeds this summer

Festivals you need to attend in Leeds this summer

While the weather may not let you believe it, it is now officially summer in the UK, which means it’s time to have some fun! If you’re a student in Leeds, or you’ve return...

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The benefits of bills inclusive student living

The benefits of bills inclusive student living

At Pickard Properties, we offer our student tenants two rental options: bills inclusive or bills exclusive. The latter is the cheaper and probably more attractive option up front; ...

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Pickard announces the third phase of Spinning Acres

Pickard announces the third phase of Spinning Acres

Pickard Properties is delighted to announce the third phase of its luxury build-to-rent development, Spinning Acres, which is situated in Far Headingley in Leeds, West Yorkshire. ...

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The best live music venues in Leeds

The best live music venues in Leeds

Leeds provides a cracking night out for students and young professionals alike, and if you’re a keen gig-goer, you won’t be disappointed by the live music venues on offer in th...

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How to save money when attending university open days

How to save money when attending university open days

You’re in your final year of sixth form or college and hoping to get the grades to attend university next year. Great! All you need to do now (aside from pass your exams) is to c...

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Things to do in Headingley

Things to do in Headingley

A popular and laidback suburb of Leeds, Headingley is a top choice for students and young professionals, alongside others who enjoy the young and fresh vibe of the area. As well...

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Keeping fit in Headingley

Keeping fit in Headingley

If you’re living in Headingley and working or studying in Leeds city centre, the chances are you’ll be taking advantage of the incredibly simple and quick public transport opti...

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5 ways to earn money at university

5 ways to earn money at university

The majority of full-time students have a student loan and a bank account with a generous overdraft to get them through their uni days, alongside a little help from the 'bank of mu...

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What’s happening in Leeds in January

What’s happening in Leeds in January

After all the excitement of Christmas and New Year’s Eve, you’d be forgiven for assuming that your January might not be very fun on comparison to December. The weather is rarel...

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How to stay connected with school friends at university

How to stay connected with school friends at university

You may very well have built up a new group of friends at university but the chances are you’re still missing your friends from home — whether they’re still at home or off st...

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Where to shop in Headingley

Where to shop in Headingley

If you’re living in Headingley or considering moving there, you’re in luck! Headingley offers its residents and visitors a great selection of high street shops, specialist and ...

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Where to eat in Headingley

Where to eat in Headingley

We’ve all been there — you get home from a long day of lectures at uni or work, and the last thing on earth you want to do right then is cook dinner. Luckily, if you live in He...

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Pickard Properties shortlisted for Property Investors Award

Pickard Properties shortlisted for Property Investors Award

Pickard Properties is excited to announce that it is a finalist in the Property Investors Awards 2018 for the category of Property Development of the Year. This nomination is for ...

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How to manage stress at university

How to manage stress at university

For most people, their university days are some of the best of their lives — they are times many will look back on in years to come and reminisce about fondly. However, that isn...

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5 steps to enjoying Christmas on a budget

5 steps to enjoying Christmas on a budget

There’s no denying the fact that Christmas can be a costly time of year, and it’s very easy to get sucked into the culture of overspending, encouraged by adverts and images eve...

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What’s happening in Leeds in November

What’s happening in Leeds in November

The nights are drawing in and the excitement of Christmas is just around the corner. So, what do Leeds folk do with themselves throughout November when they’re not Christmas shop...

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Pickard Properties wins a Yorkshire Residential Property Award

Pickard Properties wins a Yorkshire Residential Property Award

Pickard Properties is delighted to announce that we won the Best Small Development award for Spinning Acres at the 2018 Yorkshire Residential Property Awards. Pickard were up a...

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