A Guide to Housing for Students

If you’re a student you might be living away from home for the first time, in university owned accommodation or renting a property from a private landlord or letting agent. It’s important that you understand what kind of tenancy you have, your rights and responsibilities as a tenant, as well as those of your landlord, and how to fix any problems you might have.

Last updated: 3 November 2020

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