Tag Archives: students

Canterbury Student Life

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Posted on 9th April 2016



Canterbury – a brilliant place for student life Canterbury is a magical place to visit – and an even more magical place to live. After all, this is the site of the Archbishop, the site of the murder of St. Thomas Becket, the setting of Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales and the illustrious birthplace of great writers, […]

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Changes to your student loan you should know about

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Posted on 3rd December 2015



You may have seen some news coverage last week on the Autumn Statement, kinda like a secondary Budget, announced by the Chancellor. Most of the headlines were about buy-to-let, tax credits etc. but you may have missed the news about student loans. And it’s not surprising, it was one of those hidden things buried away […]

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Paying rent in advance – advisable or not?

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Posted on 9th October 2015



Competition is high in the Canterbury student property market, and some properties are so highly desirable, that you can practically see the steam from tenants rushing to lay down a deposit. In a market this competitive, some tenants will try and do what they can to try to get themselves on the tenancy agreement ahead […]

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A student guide to budgeting

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Posted on 28th September 2015



Living for the first time in a student property, there will be more things that you need to budget for that you didn’t necessarily have to take into account when in your first year. This time round, you will need to think about putting money aside for utilities, council tax, broadband etc. You probably won’t […]

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Student, It’s time to party!

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Posted on 7th August 2015



The festival season is well and truly underway, particularly if you’re a student, I’m sure many of you are planning on going to a festival at some point, whether it’s local, national or even international. There’s a definite art to packing for a festival, and if you’ve not been to one before, it’s hard to […]

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Exams done – check! Oven cleaned? Eeek!

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Posted on 8th June 2015



Checkout Guide for students Exams are almost over, and I’m sure your thoughts are quickly turning towards the summer holidays, freedom from lectures and having your mum look after you again. However, before you pack up your belongings, you’ve got to get the mop and bucket out, and get scrubbing. Your inventory checkout will soon […]

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