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Kick start the New Year, Nottingham!

Welcome back! We hope you had a relaxing Christmas break and are looking forward to whatever 2023 has in store for you.

Understanding your heating to prevent mould

As the weather gets colder, it’s peak time for condensation to start building up around your house. Condensation is the lead cause of mould within student properties, so we want to share a few useful ...

Cotton Mills: Unipol’s new student accommodation in Nottingham

Work is underway to refurbish this beautiful Grade II listed building on Radford Boulevard, Nottingham, ready for students to move in in September 2023.

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Unipol is a non-profit organisation helping the students of Leeds, Nottingham and Bradford to find the best home for them while studying.


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.

Unipol Tenant Satisfaction 2022

Thank you to everyone who completed the Tenant Satisfaction Survey this year and told us about their experience as a Unipol tenant.

Is your tenancy agreement really all inclusive?

It’s time to double check. With energy prices increasing drastically across the UK, It’s worth having a look at your tenancy agreement to be certain you understand what’s included.

£150 Council Tax Rebate

The council tax rebate is being provided to households living in council tax bands A – D. Your local council is responsible for determining who is eligible and making payments. These payments have bee...

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...

Healthy Relationships – how to have one & how to make it work

Relationships are not static but are organic, constantly changing and adapting with new experiences, external influences and internal conflict.

Are You A Worrier?

There are always going to be times in life when things happen that cause us to worry. So what is worry? How does it work? What can you do to manage it?

The National Codes

To coincide with the launch of our new & improved National code changes, we asked Leeds student Sam Upright to share with you his experiences of the National code…

Sustainability at Unipol

Recently, we’ve been making efforts to reduce our carbon footprint and have a more positive impact on the planet.

Changes to the National Codes

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

Why pick a code landlord?

Unipol run a set of accreditation schemes called the Codes which student accommodation providers can voluntarily join. By joining the Codes, accommodation providers are agreeing to meet a set of bench...


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Reducing condensation in your home

Unipol’s top tips for keeping your house mould free over the winter.

Nottingham Student House Hunting Checklist

Here are 5 important things to consider before starting your house hunting journey in Nottingham.

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.

Top tips to keep your student house looking spick and span

Now you’re feeling settled in your new home, and the uni workload is starting to take its effect, your beloved student house or flat may be feeling the consequences of your neglect. Here are a few top...

What do you know about Eating Disorders?

The term ‘Eating Disorder’ covers a wide range of problems with food and a person’s relationship with food, including Anorexia, Bulimia and binge eating.

Mindful March – Get involved!

As the days get longer and the end of winter is in sight we traditionally do a ‘Spring clean.’ Why not do a Spring clean for ourselves?

Nutritious Storecupboard Recipes

Here are some ideas for super easy, cheap, and vitamin-rich homemade meals to keep you nourished. Many of the ingredients might be lying around in your cupboard and fridge already!