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Posted on Friday, May 4, 2018

Durham - HMO Landlord Lettings Guide

What areas are suitable for student (HMO) accommodation in Durham? 

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 the University of Durham.

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How many students are there in Durham? 

University of Durham - 17,505 (2014)

 

What is the typical rent amount charged for student accommodation in Durham? 

- The rental amount can vary between £65 and £105 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.durham.gov.uk/article/2499/Multiple-occupancy-homes 

- Lacors Fire Safety Guide: https://www.rla.org.uk/docs/LACORSFSguideApril62009.PDF  

- Council Tax: https://www.durham.gov.uk/counciltax 

 

 

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