Tag Archives: student housing

Homeware hacks: add subtle colour to your room

cactus in a painted pot

Student accommodation is known for being basic and let’s face it, not stylish at all. Some will complain but at the end of the day, it’s a blank canvas for you to customise as you wish!

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Article 4 still up for consultation

Lincoln's West End, a popular residential area. Photo: Luke Pennington via Flickr.

Local legislation that would see restrictions imposed on the number of properties converted to student homes still has an uncertain future.

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Clubeasy student housing subsidiary goes bankrupt

ClubEasy offices, Newland, Lincoln

Subsidiary landlords for one of Lincoln’s student accommodation giants, ClubEasy, have fallen into administration after going bankrupt, affecting more than 170 students.

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Residents’ Association: “This isn’t anti-student… it’s anti-some students”

Residents of Lincoln's West End area voiced their concerns of students anti-social behavior at a meeting this week. Photo: Oliver Winston

Residents of Lincoln’s West End voiced their anger at students living in the area at a meeting this week, Oliver Winston reports.

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SU: housing restrictions would have “greater economic impact” on Lincoln

street in the West End of Lincoln

Despite stating in January that restrictions on student housing and other multiple occupancy households were “unlikely to happen”, now SU President Brian Alcorn is having to deal with the issue of an Article Four direction again.

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200 students don’t know where they’ll live one week before term

They say there's no place like home - but right now there's no place for many to go. Photo: Jonathan Cresswell

With a shortage of rooms in the city, some students may start university in ‘short stay accommodation’ as they wait to hear where they will live for the year only 6 days before term.

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Fully booked: Why there’s no rooms left in Lincoln

They say there's no place like home - but right now there's no place for many to go. Photo: Jonathan Cresswell

Having trouble finding somewhere to live? The University of Lincoln has booked half of the student rooms in the city – but told the companies not to say they were short on space to avoid panic.

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