Student Freshers Guide to Renting a Property

Some useful pointers when starting as a student in Bristol

Before you commit to renting a studio property it's always worth asking what type of utility bills are included in your rent, this can vary. 

Most standard items of furniture are included in student rental accommodation, but do check, for instance the TV, Washing Machine or Microwave may not be included.

Generally after your first year at University you can search for properties via Digs, private landlords, or University accommodation,


Most of our properties are let 6-8 months prior to move in dates so call us today to get 1st in the queue on Student houses and apartments are available in various areas but you should carefully consider transport links as this will dictate your ease to get to University lectures on time!

The most popular areas for students to live in whilsty studying in Bristol are Clifton, Cotham, Redland, Kingsdown, Hotwells and the City Centre but do consider other areas too.

Costs, don't forget to budget for utility costs, water, gas, electric and council tax (if you're not exempt.) Other things to remember are TV license, contents insurance and broadband charges.