New Accomodation Booklet (Things to think about with regards to student…
New Accomodation Booklet
Ideas from Shona booklet
Popular Student areas
When things go wrong
Be in the place to choose somewhere
Stick a budget planner/idea of costs in
Mail redirection and storage
Possible guidance on choosing a flatmate
Inventorys/meter readings etc.
Possible other student residences
Remind of what "joint and several" means
Elaborate more on what to look for in viewings
Things to think about
Things I would like to change from existing UWS one
More depth on choosing a property/seeking property
More focus on what can go wrong - poor flatmate choice, repairs etc.
Put house visual inside the document so that still steering new people to halls
Things to think about with regards to student apps
Flatmate absconding/not being suitable
"Joint and severally liable"
Students being too hasty to sign up for accommodation/not seeing it first
Students not knowing what to look for on viewings/lease agreements
Students not planning their finances before signing lease
Being given notice to quit, following house sale, bad behaviour etc.
What is this booklet for - Keep this in mind!
To be a private rental specific guide
To supplement online information for people who like booklets
To help international students totally new to the rental sector AND UK/European students
Other ideas from other resources
Right to rent checks info
Scams and fake landlords
Bringing a family
Flat hunting safely
Split the bills resources and info