Student Advice & Accommodation
Jackson & Co are a local independent property company specialising in the Lettings market for Students. We offer a full service to all Students to include finding you an apartment, helping you with furniture, broadband & TV packages. We will help you to get to know the area, supermarkets, local stores, restaurants, local bus routes and services, storage and removal services plus pubs and clubs.
Our reputation is very good with overseas students. Many Students are now reserving apartments from different corners of the world as they and their families know they will get a reliable, professional service when they arrive in the United Kingdom.
We offer a full service to all Students and will help you to get to know the area, this includes local food stores for multi-cultural foodstuffs, local bus routes, furniture removal and storage facilities. Where the local communities are situated for social purposes outside of University to include meeting places, clubs, restaurants, karaoke and much more.
Our reputation goes way beyond any normal letting agents. Many students are now reserving accommodation over the phone and internet from their home countries prior to arrival in the UK.
Jackson & Co will have all the accommodation ready for occupation the day that you land. This sits well with parents and relations of the students. We are frequently recommended as cousins, brothers and sisters may well attend the university over subsequent years.
We will even arrange Hotel accommodation if your apartment is not ready for a few days. Hotel accommodation is arranged at tenant's expense.
We have worked to become one of the country's leading student lettings companies.
Our team wants to find the best matched student rental property for the best price.
We know how important it is to be located close to your university or college, or to transport links that can get you there quickly.
We can help you with advice and detailing on guarantor requirements that are needed in order for you to move in with confidence.
- Parents or Guarantors must be present at the first viewing
- You will complete reference forms and student tenancy agreements
- We will request permission to contact your place of education
- Referencing, administration and holding fees will be requested
- It is possible to pay a retainer fee if you do not want to move into the rental home until the academic year begins
- Tenancy agreements are drawn up once referencing and checks have been successful and are satisfactory
- Rental fees for the first month will be taken as the tenancy commences (this will vary for overseas students)
- Special rates from energy providers
- Student referral refund offer
When you are ready to move into your new home, we will carry out our own inventory and would ask you and your fellow students to list any concerns before you move in your personal belongings.
Inventories like this help ensure that issues with damage, breakage or missing items are reported and can be dealt with. This also helps to protect your deposit so that when you move out, it can be refunded should there be no further damage, loss or breakage to the property and its possessions.
Once you have decided on the right property for you, all agreements and contracts are put in place and you are handed the keys. We will supply guides and comprehensive information that you can refer to during your stay.
We make it very easy for you to contact us, we understand that it is vital you are safe in your rental home and that you are comfortable in the knowledge that you can get in touch with us whenever you may need to.
Your questions can be answered either by emailing us via our website, contacting us by telephone or visiting our office. If you wish to read more about your responsibilities as a student tenant and how we can manage the student let from the outset, have a read of our comprehensive guide which takes you through the processes of renting student accommodation.