5 things to look out for during your house viewing

House viewings can be incredibly exciting, especially when you’re planning to live with some of your closest friends. You’ll probably explore a handful of flats and houses together, fantasising about how great your fairy lights and posters will look above that huge double bed. While house-hunting will mostly apply to second and third years, it’s…

What to ask in a house viewing

Chances are, you’ve probably never had to go on a house viewing, ask all the important questions, get all the details and then make the decision to live there. House hunting season comes around quickly at university, and as a fresher, it’s just a mere few months before you must decide who you’re living with…

Transitioning from first year to second year

So you’ve got a house to live in next year and you’re moving out of student halls – your emotions may be mixed about this but it is going to be good, trust me. No more fire alarms at 2am and (hopefully) no more loud parties down the corridor when you’re trying to sleep. Living…