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Ten fascinating facts about living in York

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

York is a city steeped in history and culture, offering plenty of things to do for couples, families and students alike. However while you may know of this fine city’s architecture, culture and history, we’d hedge our bets that you probably didn’t know the following ten fascinating facts about living in York. Our Top Tidbits […]

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York – The ultimate culture vulture’s guide

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

We’re always blogging about York and what draws so many people to this shining star of a northern city, and this time round, it’s time to put the spotlight onto York’s many cultural attractions. Pyramid Gallery Amongst the tens of art galleries in York is the Pyramid Gallery, a place that showcases the very best […]

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Welcome to Uni Life in York – The Top Ten Hot Spots

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017

For the next three or four years in York uni, you’re going to be calling the City of York, your home. Here are some of the places you should know about – whether seeking out somewhere to live, looking for a night out or in need of getting away from it all. Nights Out In […]

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Unique Challenges for The National House Move

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

Soon to be starting an exciting new life half way across the country? Whilst a national re-location can present nerves and anticipation in equal measure, such a move is not to be underestimated. Make no mistake – you’re going to need a cast iron constitution for stress as well as meticulous planning skills. Here are […]

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The Big Move to University of York – Essential Tips

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Your results are in and you’ve been unconditionally accepted. It’s official – you’re off to the University of York – a university that holds an incredibly respectable 20th place positon in the league tables, in a city steeped in history, culture and bustling with nightlife and things to do. Settling Off To The University Of York […]

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Moving to York – An Insight into Your New Neighbourhood

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

York is making a name for itself as a property hotspot, having climbed from 12th place in 2013, to 9th place as of 2015 in a list of best places to live (uSwitch); and with the average York property today boasting a value of £278,734 (rising by 5.25% over the last year alone) it seems […]

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Moving House in York: Don’t Forget to Do These Commonly Forgotten Tasks

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

You’ve created a million and one checklists, ticked off your inventory and have a day by day run down as to what needs doing and when. However, with all the organisation and move management skills in the world, there are tasks that are often forgotten, here’s what you may have overlooked. 1. Create an essentials […]

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The hottest regions for property in York

Sunday, February 5th, 2017

York is a city steeped in history with a rich tapestry of cultures. This architectural gem is called home by more than 200,000 people, and it seems that this figure is only set to grow over the course of 2017. If you’re currently on the hunt for a new home in York then you may […]

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Things to do in York This Summer

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016

With the kids off school and the warm weather on its way, summer is the perfect time to explore York. The city really comes to life between June and September with tonnes of things to see and do. The majority of events are perfect for both adults and children alike, so why not get out […]

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Five Things Everyone Misses When They Move Out of York

Friday, June 3rd, 2016

York is a fantastic city to live in, with a wealth of culture, entertainment and history to explore, as well as a few individual quirks. With so much going for such a small city, moving away can be a real challenge that leaves some former residents heartbroken. There are lots of things residents miss when […]

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