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Why Leeds professionals should rent a property in Burley

Why Leeds professionals should rent a property in Burley

Burley is a popular spot for professionals looking for a property to rent. With restaurants, characterful pubs and bars, and Headingley and Hyde Park nearby, Burley has everything ...

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Eight fun ways to get to know your housemates

Eight fun ways to get to know your housemates

Living in a house share can be one of the best experiences of your life, but it can also be pretty daunting if you’re new to it. Getting to know your housemates doesn’t mean...

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Questions to ask a potential housemate

Questions to ask a potential housemate

When you are moving into a new flat or house share, finding the right housemate can be a difficult and awkward task. Renting somewhere is a lot cheaper when you have a housemate, a...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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The benefits of living in a large house share

The benefits of living in a large house share

We recently wrote about the benefits of living in a smaller property, but what about the perks of living in a large property with many housemates? Sharing a house with lots of h...

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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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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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