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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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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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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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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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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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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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What’s happening in Leeds this autumn

What’s happening in Leeds this autumn

All year round, Leeds is a bustling entertainment hub, where there’s always plenty of new things to do, see and experience. Autumn 2018 is going to be no different as – alon...

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How to find the perfect housemate

How to find the perfect housemate

You’re finally planning on moving out of your parents’ house, you’ve finished uni and have found a job in your university city, or you’re already in a house share and looki...

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How to have a happy house share

How to have a happy house share

More and more of us are sharing homes with friends into our 30s and beyond, which can be really fun. As with any relationship though, tensions can bubble under the surface if issue...

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Fun free things to see & do in Leeds

Fun free things to see & do in Leeds

As a young professional, your budget can be tight while you save your hard-earned money for various big purchases. However, that doesn’t mean you need to stay in every weekend fo...

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A guide to dealing with noisy neighbours

A guide to dealing with noisy neighbours

Our homes are a place where we can relax, unwind and enjoy a little time to ourselves. However, sometimes noisy neighbours can make our homes feel a little less sweet, leading to s...

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How to keep your house cool during the summer

How to keep your house cool during the summer

We’re not sure if you’ve noticed, but it’s gotten rather hot this summer. And as a nation, we’re just not very good at dealing with it. We’re unprepared. It’s a shoc...

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Tips for moving into your new home

Tips for moving into your new home

Moving into a new place can be very exciting, whether you’re heading into shared digs with your friends, settling down with your partner or just enjoying some personal space in y...

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How to deal with difficult housemates and how to avoid being one yourself

How to deal with difficult housemates and how to avoid being one yourself

Sharing a home with other people can have a lot of benefits. Firstly, it can be a great way to meet friends or to enjoy spending time with the ones you already have. Among the o...

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What to expect living in the city as a young professional

What to expect living in the city as a young professional

Leeds is a fantastic place to call home. From the job market to art and culture, there’s simply so many opportunities and experiences available that it’s a city which never get...

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Why Horsforth is a great place to live for young Professionals

Why Horsforth is a great place to live for young Professionals

The stunning suburb of Horsforth feels in many ways like the quintessential British town. It’s a place that has never forgotten its unique history. Alongside making it a fascinat...

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Meals you can make for under £3 per person

Meals you can make for under £3 per person

However, we’re here to show you that you can make great tasting meals for cheap, with a maximum of £3 per person. We should mention that we are assuming that you have a couple o...

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