Call 0191 300 6112 to book a viewing, to make things really easy we're more than happy to do evening and weekend viewings and where possible pick you up
You can reserve your favourite property following viewing with completion of the application form, this will hold the property for 7 days, and should the process be delayed due to return of student/guarantor forms the property may be relisted due to the limited time frame to secure student tenancies. We will send you the Let-Agreement to sign online or we may visit your current accommodation to complete this and at the same time we can inspect current living conditions; if you are currently living in the area. There are NO agency fees to pay. BONUS
Upon signing, we'll collect the security deposit/BOND. (All deposits on our management properties are held with The DPS)
On move in day, we'll drop they keys off for you at an agreed time.
Once you're in the property, you can contact us if you ever have any problems, and we promise to get on the case within 24 hours. NMR Lettings are very conscious of keeping your property in good condition, to fill out a accommodation maintenance repair request, just hit the Maintenance Request Dropdown Menu Button above.
Sometimes we may need to conduct major repair works which may take some time, but usually we aim to get minor issues resolved within 48 hours.
All Inclusive Rental
Your First Steps into Life of Independent Living - Take the property on a rent only basis and get to grips with dealing with utility bills (which we will initially help and set up gas/elec and water for you) Or take advantage of one of our BILLS INCLUSIVE Packages available to Students. One Monthly Payment giving you more time to enjoy your stay in Durham.
The properties can be let as an inclusive rental, available as an add-on, which average between £15 and £25 per person per week depending on which bill packages you choose and how many people you live with. This ensures all your bills such as Broadband, Electric, Gas, Water and TV Licence are paid for in one monthly payment!
Please request this when you apply.
Once the application forms have been collected, the property will be secured for 7 days whilst the application paperwork is carried out. We may still collect other names of interest until the Security Deposit/Bond is paid to fully secure the property/room for you
These checks will be in the form of Employment checks if applicable, previous Landlord checks and Credit Reference checks. A Guarantor will be required for students or full term advance payment may be required. Once the checks are carried out and the Tenant is accepted, we will then require the Bond to be paid on the same day as signing contracts.
Advice For Student Accommodation In Durham
Accommodation for Students Durham
Durham is a great place for students. In fact, there are over 17,000 students registered at Durham Uni. Durham University is based on two campuses in the City and also Queens Campus in Stockton. The Durham Campus is spread over 14 Colleges around the City Centre all within around 10-15 minutes walks from the City Centre. Both campuses offer student accommodation within their respective halls of residence, although first year students are favoured when allocating accommodation for students at Durham University just like at most other Universities.
Finding Student Homes In Durham
Those that live-in at University normally have the greatest student experiences so whichever University you attend, you will need to find student accommodation near Durham for your second year, even if you do get halls for the first year.
It is highly recommended that you start looking for second year accommodation for students in Durham early Between November and January of your first year. Good houses for students in Durham are snapped up early, just like in any other University City. The pick of the student property around the City Centre will go quickly. If you do leave it until Spring or Summer to search for student accommodation in, you may find you can get some better deals on the available student accommodation, however generally you will find that the student rooms to rent in Durham are generally smaller than those available to let in November and January. It would normally be wise to sort your second year student accommodation in Durham as early as possible.
Looking at houses for students in Durham as early as possible will give you the greatest choices. You really don't want to be picking up your student homes in Durham at the end of the last term of the year or your choice will be limited, generally to the student property in Durham that all the others have decided against. However, we must say, that even though your choice of property will be limited, you will often find there are better deals for student property at the end of the student letting season.
Sharing Houses For Students Near Durham
Most houses for students in Durham are set up by the landlord to accommodate several people. When you are thinking about your accommodation very often you will get together with a group of friends to share the same student homes in Durham. You need to be aware that, generally, the tenancy agreement will make you jointly liable for the rent and bills. This means that if someone opts out of renting during your tenancy then you may have higher costs than anticipated for your student accommodation in Durham. If you decide to take any property through NMR Lettings, we encourage all our students to take out an energy contract with us, this will allow students living together in student property in Durham to make one single payment for all their bills, including gas, electric, water, TV licence and internet all in the same monthly or quarterly payment.
All NMR Lettings tenancies allow you to be flexible with tenants on the contract. For example, if someone opts out of the contract at any point, they can be replaced with another tenant in your student property in Durham. Some tenancy agreements prevent you from doing this and it is wise to check the small print before you agree to rent your student homes in Durham.
Finding Durham Student Property With NMR Lettings
Getting the right student property in Durham, whether you are sharing a whole student property in Durham or just looking for a room, it is easy when you use NMR Lettings. We are specifically geared up to finding the right accommodation for students in Durham.
At NMR Lettings, you tell us which area, and what size group you are and we'll show you round our matching student properties in Durham. As good accommodation for students near Durham can be hard for you to find alone, we are just the people to help you in your search.