Posted on Friday, May 4, 2018
What areas are suitable for student (HMO) accommodation in Cardiff?
Below (zoom to enlarge) is a map of the current student (HMO) properties available to let and the typical style of properties, these are popular areas for students at Cardiff University, Cardiff Metropolitan University and the University of South Wales.
How many students are there in Cardiff?
Cardiff University - 30,180 (2013)
Cardiff Metropolitan University - 12,000 (2009)
University of South Wales - 25,265 (2015–2016)
What is the typical rent amount charged for student accommodation in Cardiff?
- The rental amount can vary between £60 and £100 per student tenant, per week.
- The achievable amount is based on and can be influenced by many factors including the location, distance from the university, condition of the student property, size of bedrooms, etc.
- The rental amount is usually given with either the option of bills included or not included (bills included is the most popular choice with student tenants).
Useful links & further information (Landlords)
- Local Council HMO Regulations: https://www.cardiff.gov.uk/ENG/Business/Licences-and-permits/Houses-in-multiple-occupancy/Pages/default.aspx
- Lacors Fire Safety Guide: https://www.rla.org.uk/docs/LACORSFSguideApril62009.PDF
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