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Why Halifax is the ideal place for Leeds professionals to rent

Why Halifax is the ideal place for Leeds professionals to rent

Halifax is a bustling minster town in West Yorkshire, located to the south-west of Bradford and Leeds and the north of Huddersfield. Home to the cloth industry since the 15th ce...

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How the coronavirus pandemic could change dating forever

How the coronavirus pandemic could change dating forever

Many of us will have started 2020 looking forward to a new year of dating and perhaps hoping to find ‘the one’. However, by March, the country was in an unprecedented lockdo...

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Why you’re tired during the pandemic & how to feel more alert

Why you’re tired during the pandemic & how to feel more alert

All of our lives are looking very different to how they were a few months ago, with some of us working from home, some of us on furlough or unemployed, and all of us social distanc...

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How to avoid back pain when working from home

How to avoid back pain when working from home

The majority of the employed UK population is currently working from home due to the COVID-19 outbreak. However, for most, this is a significant change and one that has come with i...

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Virtual property tours for Masons on the Green, Horsforth

Virtual property tours for Masons on the Green, Horsforth

We have now launched our brand new property development in Horsforth, Leeds, called The Masons on the Green. This exciting new development is located above the ancient Black Bul...

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How to optimise your home office for calm & productivity

How to optimise your home office for calm & productivity

With lockdown set to continue for an unknown but potentially lengthy amount of time, it's time for us all to work on our home office setups and optimise them for our wellbeing and ...

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Pickard Properties launches a new build-to-rent scheme in Horsforth

Pickard Properties launches a new build-to-rent scheme in Horsforth

The longest established home letting specialist in the Leeds area, Pickard Properties, is launching another build-to-rent scheme - this time in a conservation area in Horsforth, fi...

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How to get through lockdown as a student

How to get through lockdown as a student

Students across the UK have now been in a COVID-19 lockdown for some time, both in student accommodation and at home. While some may be thriving, others are struggling. Whether ...

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How to work from home when living in a house share

How to work from home when living in a house share

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the majority of the UK’s workforce working from home. While some already were, and others have a handy spare room they can use as an offi...

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Coronavirus: what students need to know

Coronavirus: what students need to know

IMPORTANT UPDATE (24/03/2020): The UK is now in lockdown. Please stay home and only leave for exercise once per day, while maintaining social distancing. Aside from that, you may o...

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Student sexual health in Leeds

Student sexual health in Leeds

Looking after your health and wellbeing is super important, and your sexual health is included within that. The only difference between general health and sexual health is that ...

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How to build up savings while renting

How to build up savings while renting

If you’re currently renting a property and working up the career ladder as a young professional, you may feel like you’ve no chance of amassing any savings. Does it matter? ...

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A guide to ‘coming out’ at university

A guide to ‘coming out’ at university

In an ideal world, nobody would have to 'come out,' as heterosexuality and gender wouldn't be assumed. However, we are still a little while off that as a society. So, many people f...

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Common housemate problems: solved

Common housemate problems: solved

Living in a house share saves you money, means you’re never coming home to an empty house and can be loads of fun for young professionals. However, there are occasionally a fe...

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What to do if you fall pregnant while studying in Leeds

What to do if you fall pregnant while studying in Leeds

As a student who hasn’t planned for it, it can be scary to miss a period or display other symptoms of early pregnancy. It is a situation that can cause all manner of worries to f...

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Why Morley is the ideal location for Leeds professionals to rent

Why Morley is the ideal location for Leeds professionals to rent

Morley is a lovely Victorian market town that lies around five miles south-west of Leeds city centre in West Yorkshire. The town is a highly popular choice with young profession...

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How to deal with a housemate’s partner

How to deal with a housemate’s partner

Everyone who’s been to uni or lived in a house share at any point will recognise this problem: a housemate’s partner staying over at your house more often than they stay at the...

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How to recognise a toxic relationship at university

How to recognise a toxic relationship at university

Toxic relationships are unfortunately prevalent in society and university is no exception. It’s therefore important that we are all fully aware of the warning signs and what to d...

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Why Brighouse is the ideal location for Leeds professionals to live

Why Brighouse is the ideal location for Leeds professionals to live

Over the years, we have seen a marked increase in the number of tenants coming to us in search of professional accommodation in the vibrant market town of Brighouse. Others seek gu...

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How to have fun as a student in Leeds this Christmas

How to have fun as a student in Leeds this Christmas

While it is well known that many students head home each year for the Christmas break, many students also stay at university, too. So, if you are one of those students staying at u...

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