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STUDENTS RENTING HOUSES IS BECOMING A THING OF THE PAST
Buying a home is not for the average person anymore. According to Daft.ie, the housing marketing is currently...
Thu, 16 Feb 2017
STUDENT ACCOMMODATION: WHICH IS BEST?
It’s that time of year again. It seems as if the semester has only just begun, yet many student accommodations are...
Mon, 13 Feb 2017
Aine Kenny (Travel Editor)
LIVING WITH HOUSEMATES: DO'S AND DON'TS
If, like myself, you’re living in either student accommodation or sharing a house, a few of the tips and tricks might...
Mon, 13 Feb 2017
HOW TO GET ALONG WITH YOUR HOUSEMATES: FROM THE STUDENTS THEMSELVES
‘Last year I had a roommate that found a key in the house, opened my bedroom door and let someone else sleep in my bed...
Mon, 6 Feb 2017
OFF CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION MAKING STUDENTS FEEL ISOLATED FROM UNIVERSITY
UL provides six student villages, but there are several off campus options available to students too. Parkview Hall, is...
Tue, 8 Nov 2016
Caitlín Griffin (An Focal)
LANDLORDS: THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE (DOWNRIGHT) NEGLIGIBLE
A great deal of houses being rented out to students (and young people more generally) in Limerick are in varying states...
Tue, 23 Aug 2016
Sarah O'Brien (College Life Editor)
YOU GOT TO FIGHT FOR YOUR RIGHTS
As the price of renting accommodation in Dublin continues to soar, knowing your rights as a tenant is imperative. Due...
Tue, 20 Oct 2015
YOUR RIGHTS: DIGS ACCOMMODATION
There are plenty of reasons to choose rent a room accommodation, or ‘digs’. It’s cheaper than renting on the private...
Mon, 12 Oct 2015
Elizabeth O'Malley (Opinion Editor)
The treacherous search for accomodation
As well all know, finding the right accommodation is not only extremely frustrating but extremely important, and this...
Tue, 30 Jun 2015
A student’s guide to spending, saving cash, and getting your deposit back (Part 2)
Enrolling at university is an exciting time in many young peoples’ lives. It gives you your first taste of independence...
Mon, 22 Jun 2015
Christopher Jeal (Screwfix Ireland)