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Pickard Properties continues its support for the Leeds University Union Netball Club

Pickard Properties continues its support for the Leeds University Union Netball Club

Pickard Properties is proud to announce that it is once again supporting the Leeds University Union Netball club (LUUNC) ahead of its new season. By doubling the amount of spons...

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House share etiquette you might want to know

House share etiquette you might want to know

Moving out of your parents’ house and joining your new university course mates under one roof can be incredibly exciting. After all, you’re finally flying the nest, reaching ou...

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Why Europeans love to rent

Why Europeans love to rent

One of the hot political topics in the UK over the past few decades has been rising house prices, leading to a lack of opportunities for young people to get on the housing ladder. ...

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Private Housing vs Halls of Residence

Private Housing vs Halls of Residence

Heading off to university can be one of the most exciting times of your life. However, leaving home for the first time can also be a bit daunting, so you’ll want to make sure you...

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Why Headingley is a great Place to live as a young professional

Why Headingley is a great Place to live as a young professional

There’s no doubt that Leeds is a great place to live as you transition from a student and into a young professional. From all the new people and experiences, through to being ...

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Free things to do in Yorkshire!

Free things to do in Yorkshire!

Whether you’re a student just about to attend one of Leeds’ universities, or you’re a returning student looking to rent a new home in Leeds, you’ll be glad to know that the...

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Why house shares are great for first year students

Why house shares are great for first year students

Sharing a house with fellow students is a cornerstone of the university experience. Although many people do this from the second year onward, there are also a great many benefit...

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Keeping with it: Leeds is great post-graduation

Keeping with it: Leeds is great post-graduation

There’s no doubt that Leeds is one of the hottest university cities to live in the UK. Providing night life, shopping, culture, and some of the best educational facilities in the...

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Why the private rental sector is key to young professionals in Leeds

Why the private rental sector is key to young professionals in Leeds

  Now more than ever the Privately Rented Sector (PRS) is growing in cities throughout the country, and Leeds is no different. Throughout the city, the privately rented ...

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Top tips for saving money as a young professional

With fast paced and eventful lifestyles the norm, there’s no doubt that saving money as a young professional is a priority. With that in mind however, it can be very hard, esp...

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Why it’s worth staying in Leeds over the summer

Why it’s worth staying in Leeds over the summer

Although many people tend to pop home during the summer months, there are a wealth of benefits to be had for renting and staying in Leeds when study time is over. Take a look at...

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The spectacular advantages of house shares

The spectacular advantages of house shares

When the time comes for graduating university, an option that many people tend to take is to stay and work in the city where they studied. Although some people do go home af...

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How should you be spending your gap year?

Gap years have become somewhat of a running joke on the internet, but they still allow people the chance to discover things outside of their usual parameters, looking into a world ...

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Want to see if you could hack it at Cambridge?

There's a lot of rivalry that goes on between UK universities that when you get down to it, is absolutely ridiculous. However, a lot of the problems that seem to surround Oxford an...

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Time To Find Out What Kind Of Drunk You Are!

University is essentially a chance to meet as many people as you can, figure out parts of your personality that will follow you for most of your life and get as drunk as you can as...

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How much do you know about alcohol?

While alcohol is prolific through most people's lives, you'd be surprised how little most of us know about the social drink of choice. A cultural staple in many countries, it's alm...

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6 Surprising Hangover cures (that might make you come back to life again)

Now, we all know that there are days when we wake up and feel like we've been hit in the face with a frying pan, and these days are usually after we've been drinking a little t...

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Getting you through Uni in 6 simple steps

Sometimes being at university is hard, because getting the balance right when there's so much going on feels pretty much impossible. We've all been there, when we have about 6p...

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Where to get some grub in Leeds, on a budget

We all know that there’s nothing quite as good, as kicking back, relaxing with a few beverages and some good hearty food. It’s just a nice feeling. So, we have picked some of...

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5 Unmissable Freshers Events In Leeds 2016

5 Unmissable Freshers Events In Leeds 2016

Once you've moved into your digs, it's time to start checking out the fine events that Leeds has to offer. Luckily, this Freshers' Week is shaping up to be one of the bets so far. ...

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