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Nottingham Rental Standard launched to Improve standards for renters

Unipol, DASH Services and Nottingham City Council have introduced new initiative to enhance standards in private rental accommodation.

The Ten Cities Rent Survey is now available

The Report capture the latest data on rents in purpose built student accommodation across 10 core university cities, and seeks to understand the factors driving steep increases

Renters Reform Bill Latest Update

With the bill getting a second reading on Monday 23rd October Unipol look at what impact it may have on students

Avoid Housing Contract Scams

Unipol has become aware of an increase in rental scams circulating via social media, particularly on Facebook.

A Level Results 2023 - How Unipol can help

If you’ve now confirmed your place for September, Unipol is here to help with all your student accommodation needs!

Bradford House Hunting 2023 - 2024

House hunting for academic year 2023-2024 in Bradford commenced on 6th February 2023.

Ten Cities Rent Survey Underway

Unipol is undertaking an survey of purpose built student accommodation rents

Unipol Chief Executive

The trustees of Unipol Student Homes have announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive

Short term lets over summer

Unipol has short term summer accommodation available to students in Leeds, Nottingham and Bradford. Find out more and book!

Research on international students and their experience of accommodation in the UK

Student-facing research to understand the international student experience of finding accommodation and any challenges they have encountered.

HEPI Blog: The latest developments in student accommodation

There are significant housing shortages throughout all segments of society within the UK. There is a point where students will also be affected by supply problems – why would they be exempt?

Damp and Mould

Excessive damp is unpleasant and can lead to mould growth. It can cause damage and could potentially be harmful to health if left untreated


Here is a quick guide about the rules regarding deposits and what you can do if you are worried you aren’t being treated fairly.

Is your tenancy agreement all bills inclusive? It’s time to check the small print

All-inclusive tenancy agreements are becoming more and more common and with energy prices increasing drastically across the UK and cost volatility likely to remain, it’s worth having a look at your te...

Changes to the National Codes

The National Codes have just had their latest round of amendments. Here are the key details.

Understanding Your Heating This Winter

It’s getting colder again and we want to make sure you know how to use your central heating properly, to keep your home warm and cosy this winter.

Accommodation Costs Survey 2021 Launched

Figures from the survey show the average rent of student accommodation is now £7,374 and that student loans only just cover this with little leftover for other living costs.

Mindful March – Get involved!

Join us for 'Mindful March'. A month to take extra care of our minds and bodies, with free online workshops open to all.

How your Residents’ Assistants can help you in your Accommodation

If you’re living in one of Unipol’s developments this year, hopefully you’ve already had chance to meet your Residents Assistants (RAs), so we wanted to introduce ourselves and explain how we can help...

How to Budget your Money at Uni

Sorting out a budget from the get go helps you manage your money so you don’t get into trouble later on.

Who we are and how we can help: Bradford

New to student accommodation? Learn how we can support you in Bradford.

Looking after your Wellbeing at Uni

You’ll be better placed to make the most of your uni experience and flourish in the face of adversity if you take some time to invest in your wellbeing.

Keep your mind and body active

University Mental Health Day 2020

Following the success of last month’s Wellness Event at our Mill Street development for Time to Talk Day, here at Unipol we hosted another event at the offices for University Mental Health Day.