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November Newsletter 2019

Our November 2019 newsletter is here, and this month we have more previews of our student accommodation available for 2020, including studios, apartments and shared houses. Accommodation for next year is going fast, so make sure you check out what's available below before they all go.

Birmingham is one of the most culturally diverse cities in the UK. Find out how you can start discovering different cultures below. You can also find our latest blogs, which contain useful information on the best ways to enjoy Birmingham, and how to get the most out of your university experience.

Featured Property

Student studio flat for 1 - Available July 2020.

No admin fees.

This property resides in the heart of Selly Oak and on the doorstep of the university. Inside you will find a fully refurbished property which has been built with students in mind. This 1-bedroom property has a sleeping area containing; a double bed, a tidy desk space and a flat-screen television. Furthermore, students will have their private washroom containing a shower, toilet and a sink. This property has a shared kitchen area which is fully equipped for students.

This property comes fully furnished with all the student essentials, including a fully fitted kitchen with a fridge freezer, hob and microwave. This property is also fully laminated and contains both central heating and double glazing.

This property resides just off the main road in Selly Oak, this puts it only seconds from the main high street containing lots of useful shops. There are two major supermarkets in the area providing many products at student-friendly prices. Students can also find a variety of small restaurants, bars, pubs and takeaways which are ideal for some great food and drink.

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Student Lets 2020

Student Accommodation Selly Oak - Available July 2020.

An excellently located student apartment, near to the University of Birmingham.

Rent is inclusive of utility bills and internet, TV is also supplied at no extra cost.

This flat is a modern and stylish accommodation, designed for a sole occupant. Each student will have their own living and study areas, containing a bed, desk and storage. Each studio also has an adjoining private washroom, with a self-contained shower, toilet and sink. this studio contains a compact kitchen area, which comes fully furnished with all the essentials, such as a cooker, washing machine and microwave.

The property is laminated throughout, central heated and double glazed. This apartment is part of a HMO and shared areas such as stairs and landing are cleaned by us. Any emergency or routine repairs and maintenance will be carried out by Unihousing’s dedicated maintenance team.

Selly Oak is a lovely area for students during their time at the University of Birmingham. The local area contains a multitude of great shops, restaurants, gyms and more which makes living in Selly Oak very easy for students. Finally, the University of Birmingham Edgbaston campus is only a short walk away, which means reduced travel costs.

Selly Oak has great access to transport, which makes travelling around Birmingham quick and easy. The local bus service is ideal for getting students around the city during the day and means you can quickly visit locations like Bourneville’s Cadbury World. Alternatively, Selly Oak has its own train station, which means you can quickly and easily travel into the city centre and from there further afield.

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First floor HMO style accommodation for students in Selly Oak - Available July 2020.

This student property is located on Harrow Road in the centre of Selly Oak. The property itself consists of several studios which each have their own lockable doors for added privacy. This modern studio is located on the first floor. Inside, you'll find a living area consisting of a queen-sized bed and a study area with a desk and shelving. Tenants are also provided with a flat screen TV. Through an adjoining door you'll find a kitchen area, equipped with the essentials for students at the university of Birmingham. This studio also has it's own modern, private shower room, containing a toilet and small sink with storage.

The Selly Oak area is ideal for students in 2020. Students from across the world rent student accommodation in Selly Oak every year due to it's locality to the University of Birmingham's Edgbaston campus, and its abundance of student amenities. Selly Oak also has some great local hangouts for students; including pubs, clubs, restaurants and bars. Selly Oak has a good selection of local shops and supermarkets, including an Aldi and Sainsburys. Both of these supermarkets offer great deals for students helping to save them money when doing a weekly shop. In addition, this property is closely located to a number of great restaurants and takeaways which offer a fantastic variety of delights including; a Nando’s, Subway, Dominos Pizza, and the Dilshad Indian.

Transport is something which many students will consider to be an important factor in choosing their living accommodation. Having a car while at university is often not possible for students, which means taking advantage of other methods of travel is important. Luckily for students, there are two great forms of transport that run through Selly Oak regularly, making travel across Birmingham and the country simple. There are several buses that run through Selly Oak, and a train line that heads into the city centre. From New Street station, students have access to trains travelling all over the country, making trips home much easier.

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HMO Student accommodation in Selly Oak, near the University of Birmingham - Available July 2020.

This spacious student studio has been recently refurbished to a high standard, including all the essentials for students at the University of Birmingham. Tenants can enjoy a private shower room, a good-sized study area, and a modern fitted snack area. Furnishings include a double bed, flat screen TV, office chair, kitchen appliances, and more.

This property is laminated throughout, double glazed and has central heating. All of the communal areas (stairs and landing) are cleaned by Unihousing staff. Rent is inclusive of utility bills and internet. For any maintenance requests, Unihousing has its own maintenance team, which ensures quick response times for repairs.

This student studio is in an ideal location in the student village of Selly Oak, which means the University of Birmingham is only a short walk away. Selly Oak is home to a variety of restaurants, bars, pubs, supermarkets and takeaways, which means you have everything you need for your student experience just nearby. There are several green spaces nearby; Winterbourne Gardens, Cannon Hill Park and the Edgbaston Cricket Ground, which are all within 30 minutes’ walk.

Regular buses and trains run from Selly Oak into Birmingham city centre, around the city or to the airport, connecting you to the wider world.

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Selly Oak Student Let - Available July 2020.

Located conveniently close to the University of Birmingham and the village of Selly Oak, this apartment is an excellent choice for students.

This great flat comprises: a sleek snack area, complete with appliances; a snug bedroom/ living area and a smart shower room. This recently converted HMO house also offers a large shared kitchen.

The flat is centrally heated, fully furnished, double glazed, and laminated throughout. Internet and utility bills are included in the rent and TV is also supplied at no extra cost. The stairs and landing, and other communal areas of the property are cleaned and maintained by Unihousing staff.

Selly Oak village has a rich choice of cafes, bars and restaurants, where you can enjoy a great night out with your friends. It also offers several options to supply those daily essentials, with a wide variety of shops and supermarkets.

It's easy and convenient to get anywhere you want to go from Selly Oak. Trains and buses run frequently through the village around the city and into the city centre. There are handy local transport apps to make things simple and easy.

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Professional Properties

Studio accommodation in Selly Oak - Available Now.

This property is newly built in the centre of Selly Oak, and has been designed to provide a comfortable and relaxed environment for tenants. Entering this penthouse property, you will see a fully fitted kitchen which includes some useful cooking facilities, a sink and a brand-new washing machine, all of which make for easy living. A second private room contains a toilet, sink and shower. Finally, there is a bedroom area which also incorporates a desk and Smart TV for added comfort.

The village of Selly Oak is the ideal place for professional living. The local area contains all the things you could need during your tenancy. Immediately outside the property you will find a range of shops offering a great range of products and services, all of which you could use on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.

Transport is also great in the local area. If you are travelling into the city centre there are two ideal forms of transport: the bus service and the nearby train station, both of which both provide affordable transport.

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Cultural Diversity in Birmingham

Birmingham is one of the most culturally diverse cities in the UK. During your time at university, you have a great opportunity to explore, discover, and immerse yourself in different cultures. A great place to start is by checking out ET Speaks From Home. This great little site helps to show you a little of the Chinese culture in Birmingham.

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