Things to check for in your student accommodation

Things to check for in your student accommodation

Many students feel pressured to secure accommodation as early as possible. There’s many reasons why we would suggest not rushing the process, but one of the main reasons is to properly check out what’s available to you. If you’re going from first-year into the second year this is especially important, as it is most likely […]

A Day In The Life Of A University Student

7:30am It takes my eyes a few seconds to adjust to the morning light coming in through the gaps in the curtain. I made sure that I took time to recover from my hangover all of yesterday, to be able to wake up and make it to my 9 am lecture. Not that getting up […]

Must-See Places In Staffordshire

Staffordshire has many hidden treasures within it, with Stoke only taking up the north-eastern section of the county. Within its borders, you are sure to find beautiful sights and places to visit no matter what. Whether you want a day out at the races or a serene stroll through the countryside, Staffordshires got the perfect […]

Can You Understand Us? A Guide To Stokes Lingo

If you didn’t grow up in Stoke the accent and lingo may be hard to understand at first, especially if you come from outside of the West Midlands. The potteries dialect is pretty much exclusive to Stoke-On-Trent. So even if you live in South Staffordshire the move to the north can leave you confused. Luckily […]

How To Tackle Household Bills

Moving into your student house is an exciting moment in any student’s life. No longer are you restricted to the rules that come with student halls. However, this excitement can quickly turn to fear as you and your housemates settle down to discuss the bills. Whether it’s left to one person or a group effort […]

What You Do And Don’t Need To Bring To Uni

After your first year at University, you tend to realize that you brought a lot of things with you that you didn’t need, or the more obvious, what you didn’t bring. Most people will learn that you don’t need to bring everything with you, whilst others will keep making the same mistakes year in and […]

Stoke-On-Trent’s Most Famous Faces

You’ll be surprised as to how many famous people have links to the city of Stoke-On-Trent. Whether they were born and raised in the city or called Stoke home for a few years of their life. The relatively small city has been home to a wide variety of well-known people throughout the years. Knowing you […]

What’s Within Walking Distance Of Our Shelton Properties

Moving to another city can be overwhelming in many ways. Although being away from your friends and family can be tough, not knowing where to go to meet new people or to take your mind off of the stress of uni work can be worse. All of our student accommodation in Shelton are based within […]

The Best Places In Stoke That Offer A Student Discount

One of the best parts of being a student is the discounts you can get in most stores and restaurants. Not only does it help to manage your expenses but it also helps to meet new people and form lifelong friendships and connections. Most people know about the big brands and retailers that offer student […]

Renting: The Process To Secure Your Student Accommodation

Renting your student accommodation for the first time can be a daunting experience. Being away from your parent’s advice and faced with pressurising estate agents is enough to make you surrender and pay for an overpriced house that is plagued with problems. Luckily, you’ve landed on our guide to help talk you through the process […]