Private Accommodation

Finding a place to live can be a daunting task particularly if you are new to the area or have never rented privately before.  By breaking down the task of finding a place to live, it can be very manageable.   Do your homework and take advantage of all the information listed here.

Current topic: You can arrange for any bulky items of rubbish to be removed by the CIty Council for free. This avoids being fined £110 by city wardens for leaving items outside of wheelie bins. 

BE AWARE: MONEY TRANSFER SCAM operating on accommodation web sites, click for more details

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Citizens Advice Bureau

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Housing Ombudsman Service

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For free legal advice regarding housing please see the Legal Advice page

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