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The Edge, Leeds
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The Edge, Leeds

Westfield Rd, Leeds, LS3 1DH, United Kingdom
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gym
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About the Property

Located at 2 Westfield Rd, The Edge Leeds LS3 1DH offers a prime location for student accommodation in Leeds. Known for its sleek design and multitude of room choices, students can select from Smart, Neo, Grande, and Elegance Studio Apartments, each packed with modern amenities. The Edge Leeds stands out as a favoured choice for those attending nearby institutions such as the University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett University, and Leeds Arts University. These institutions are all conveniently accessible and ensure minimum travel time to campus.

The Edge Leeds is situated in a city celebrated for its dynamic student community and rich cultural offerings. With a flourishing student population, Leeds is not just an educational nexus but also a canvas of historical architecture, green spaces, and lively entertainment scenes. Situated along the south bank of the River Aire, Leeds is in the northern English county of Yorkshire in the United Kingdom. The city is home to the national collection of arms and artillery at the Royal Armouries. On the opposite bank, the revitalised industrial zone surrounding Call Lane is renowned for its bars and live music venues housed in converted railway arches. An active student community contributes to the city’s lively atmosphere. Leeds is a pleasure-loving hub with an array of enticing options of bars, restaurants, and retail. Its proximity to picturesque Yorkshire Dales and prestigious estates like Harewood House and Temple Newsam further enhances its appeal. Art enthusiasts can explore Leeds’ portion of the Yorkshire Sculpture Triangle, including Leeds Art Gallery and the Henry Moore Institute. You can also immerse yourself in the luxury of Leeds’ Victorian era with a visit to the art gallery’s columned tiled cafe, followed by a stroll through the elaborately covered shopping lanes branching off Briggate. Opting for The Edge Leeds accommodation means immersing in a space where academic focus and lifestyle blend seamlessly.

Features

Experience a blend of comfort and style at The Edge Leeds, an exceptional student accommodation in Leeds that caters to the modern student's every need. This luxurious property offers a range of high-end living spaces with its Smart, Neo, Grande, and Elegance studio apartment options, ensuring that every resident finds their perfect home away from home. Each apartment type at The Edge Leeds accommodation is furnished with comfy premium double beds, high-tech amenities like superfast broadband and WiFi, state-of-the-art Samsung Smart HD TV and bathroom amenities. There is a desk and chair for the organised study and dynamic storage solutions.

To enhance the living experience, The Edge Leeds boasts an impressive suite of Common Amenities. With features like bike storage for your convenience, a dedicated games zone to unwind after a long day of study, and a cosy lounge area perfect for socialising with friends. Take advantage of our private study rooms equipped with all the essentials. For entertainment, we even have an amphi theater where you can enjoy movie nights or live performances. After a busy day, relax and rejuvenate in our sauna and steam room. Stay connected with high-speed WiFi throughout the premises, and kickstart your day with our grab-and-go breakfast options. Plus, don't miss out on our communal events designed to foster a sense of community among residents. With amenities like a laundry room on-site, your daily needs are well taken care of. For security purposes, there is a 24-hour Concierge.

Location and What's Hot?

Situated in the heart of a bustling student hub, The Edge Leeds is a premium choice for students looking for an exceptional living experience. When it's time to study, you'll find convenience epitomised by multiple educational institutions nearby, including the University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett University, and Leeds Arts University.

Imagine having some of the most iconic eateries and social spots just outside your door. Savour the delightful international cuisines offered by Mans Market, tease your taste buds at Haftsin, or enjoy a hearty breakfast and a cup of hot or cold brew at the Forista. For those who love a vibrant nightlife, the area around The Edge accommodation Leeds accommodation is dotted with an array of bars and pubs. Whether it's the craft beers at North Bar or the live music at Belgrave Music Hall & Canteen, there's no shortage of spots to unwind after a day of lectures. Replenishing your pantry is a breeze with Tesco Express and Sainsbury's Local nearby, while the tranquil green spaces of Woodhouse Moor offer a serene retreat from your studies. In case of medical needs, Leeds General Infirmary is accessible, ensuring peace of mind for your health and well-being. With its well-connected location, The Edge Leeds accommodation in Leeds is not just a place to stay; it's a springboard to a full and engaging student life in this dynamic city. Leeds isn't just about education; it's about exploration and enjoyment, too. With iconic landmarks such as the Royal Armouries Museum and Kirkstall Abbey being part of the local canvas, your leisure time is sure to be enriched with history and culture. In essence, The Edge Leeds encapsulates the quintessential student experience by offering not just a place to live but a lifestyle amidst the educational and cosmopolitan beats of Leeds.

Commute

When living at The Edge accommodation Leeds, students have a plethora of commuting options that seamlessly connect them to the vibrant city. The proximity to various public transport stops ensures that residents can navigate their way with ease and efficiency. St Andrews Street and Rosebank School are the nearest bus stops, and West Yorkshire Metro is the nearest metro station. The strategic positioning of The Edge Leeds accommodation makes it an ideal choice for students prioritising swift and accessible commuting options.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Water
Electricity
Wifi
Content Insurance

Common Amenities

Private Cinema
Relaxing Student Lounge
Large Onsite Gym
Study Rooms
Game Zones
Sauna

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    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I have to pay a deposit?

They take a £500 deposit at the point of completing your tenancy application. This is to secure against any damages throughout your tenancy. This will be returned to you following our post tenancy inspection.

Can couples rent an apartment ?

Couples can rent an apartment. A 25% double-occupancy supplement would be applicable.

What payments types are accepted?

They accept debit/credit cards and bank transfers.

If I haven't been accepted on my course yet, can I still secure an apartment?

Yes you can reserve an apartment at any time. However, if you have a change in circumstances, you'll still be held to contract until a replacement tenant is found.

What is your refund policy?

All cancellations must be notified in writing – verbal cancellations will not be warranted. Cancellations will only be valid when in receipt of written cancellation consent from Management. They suggest if you are unsure about exam results, receiving your visa or other condition on you attending University that you do not book until you are sure. If the Agreement is not completed for reasons within the landlord’s control, the £150 holding deposit will be refunded within 15 days of taking this payment. However, if it is determined that you have no right to rent / provide misleading or false information/ withdraw from the proposed agreement / fail to execute your application within 15 days, your £150 holding deposit will be forfeited. After signing your Agreement, you are contractually bound to the tenancy and you can only be released after finding a suitable replacement tenant who will take on the full rent liability.

What documents do I need to complete my tenancy?

Each tenant needs to complete an application form on StuRents. You'll need to upload photo ID, complete a guarantor application (where applicable) and upload additional supporting documents. You'll need to complete a Direct Debit mandate and pay the holding deposit, tenancy deposit and rent. Once this process is complete, we can issue keys to you on the day your tenancy starts.

What payments are taken to book a room?

A holding deposit of £150 is taken to reserve an apartment. This will be taken off your initial rent payment. You'll then need to complete your application via StuRents. Upon completion we will take your £500 deposit.

What is the 'free breakfast'?

Every day they provide an energising continental breakfast including homemade bread, pastries, a selection of cereals, fruit, yoghurt and granola. They also provide an amazing selection of spreads including Nutella, honey and jams. They've an array of fresh juices available. Top top it off, they've got bean to cup coffee, tea and other hot drinks available 24/7.

Will I receive compensation if something is stolen from my room?

In the unlikely scenario of a fire, flood or burglary, we provide contents insurance through Endsleigh.

How safe &; secure is Property?

At Property they take the security and safety of our tenants very seriously. All our buildings are CCTV monitored and a member of staff will always be on site 24 hours a day. You can only enter the building and your apartment with a dedicated key card.

What if I lose the key-card for my room or my mailbox key?

Replacing a lost key-card will cost £15. A new mailbox key is £5.

Are pets allowed?

They have a strict no pets policy at Property.

Can I have friends stay over in my apartment?

Yes, they are happy to allow guests to stay over for a couple of nights at Property. If you wish to share your apartment with a friend or partner long-term you can rent an Elegance or Grande apartment for a 25% double occupancy supplement.

Can I bring my own furniture?

Here at Property they've considered every possible detail. Your apartment is fully-furnished and ready for you to move straight in! To ensure health and safety regulations are maintained any small electrical appliances need to be PAT-tested.

Who do I contact in the case of an emergency?

They have concierge on-site 24/7, so please report to them in the event of an emergency.

When is my rent due?

If you opt to pay the full rent upfront, the rent is due two months in advance of your move in date. If you opt to pay by instalments, your 1st rent instalment is due a month in advance of your move in date, then on the 22nd of the month every three months from then. For example, if your move in date is July 1st then your first rent payment would be due on June 1st, then September 22nd, December 22nd and finally March 22nd.

Do I need a TV license?

They’ve provided a Smart TV for you to Netflix until your heart's content or beat your mates on the Playstation. However, if you would like to watch live TV then it is your responsibility to buy a TV Licence.

Are all the facilities included in my rent?

Yes, you can use all of Property's fantastic facilities for no extra charge including the gym, sauna, steam room, cinema, games rooms, communal social spaces and dedicated study rooms.

How will internet access be provided?

Each apartment comes with a superfast broadband socket and high speed WiFi is available throughout the building. The WiFi is up to 350mbps and there are no restrictions on how many devices can be connected.

Will my contents be insured?

Yes you have contents insurance when you stay with us at Management. You'll be given a list of what's covered when you move in.

Are cleaning and laundry included in my rent?

You can arrange weekly or monthly cleans of your apartment at an extra cost. All communal areas are cleaned on a daily basis. Laundry facilities are provided for a small additional fee.

Are kitchen essentials included in my apartment?

In every kitchen there is a fridge/freezer, microwave/combi oven and a two hob cooker. If you need anything else, they have kitchen bundles available as an optional extra.

Do I need a guarantor and what if I can't provide one?

Every student paying in instalments must have a UK based guarantor. If you do not have a UK based guarantor, you may choose to use Housing Hand. They will charge an annual fee for using their service. Please contact our team for further information.

What is the procedure for getting my deposit back?

A post tenancy inspection is completed when you have vacated your apartment. You will then receive a deposit statement via email within 14 working days of your tenancy end date.

I don't have a UK bank account, how can I pay my rent?

They accept international bank transfers.

Can I cancel my contract or leave early?

On an Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement, you're legally bound until the end of your tenancy period. We can however consider ending your tenancy if you have a replacement. This individual will need to meet all of our criteria and be able to provide full guarantor details prior to the process being complete. There is an admin fee of £50 chargeable to the outgoing tenant. If you need any further information on this process please contact a member of the lettings team.

What are the lengths of the contract?

Our contracts start on 1st July, 1st August or 1st September and are for 10, 11 or 12 months. Summer lets for 1 or 2 months may also be available in July and August.

What is your complaints procedure?

Property is committed to providing a professional service to all our clients and customers. When something goes wrong, they need you to tell us about it. This will help us to improve our standards. If you have a complaint, please put it in writing, including as much detail as possible. They will then respond in line with the timeframes set out below (if you feel they have not sought to address your complaints within eight weeks, you may be able to refer your complaint to the Property Ombudsman to consider without our final viewpoint on the matter).

What is your equality & diversity policy?

Management is committed to ensuring that they provide an environment which is free from harassment, discrimination, bullying or victimisation where all persons are treated with respect and dignity. they incorporate equality and diversity into our core objectives, making every effort to eliminate discrimination, create equal opportunities and develop good relationships between different people. Diversity strategy Diversity and inclusion are an essential and embedded part of our strategy and they are committed to working in an inclusive way to create a culture of diversity where all persons are valued for their individuality and to develop a student community that reflects the UKs rich diversity and vibrancy. Equality objectives they will work to best practice in all equality areas and ensure that our equality policies are fulfilled by promoting equality and preventing discrimination through our role as a student accommodation service provider. they will consider the needs of different groups of individuals and have due regard to the need to eliminate unlawful discrimination, advance equality of opportunity, and foster good relations between different people. Allocation of Accommodation No person or group of persons applying for accommodation will be treated less favourably than any other person or group of persons because of their race, colour, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, gender, disability, appearance, age, marital status, sexual orientation or social status. they are here to help they recognise that equality and diversity issues are complex. If you have any concerns please do not hesitate to speak to the Manager of your accommodation.

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Student Accomodations in Leeds

Student accommodation in Leeds

Leeds, the heart of the prosperous Yorkshire region, is undeniably one of England's most dynamic and vibrant cities. The city is very vibrant and has recently established itself as a member of the academic elite. Finding student accommodation in Leeds is not expensive, but navigating rooms catered to student's needs can be challenging. The student houses Leeds rendered by amber are in proximity to various famous universities like Leeds Metropolitan University, University of Law, Leeds Beckett University, Leeds City College, and many others. Some of the best and most convenient student accommodation in Leeds are The Glassworks, Trinity Hall, Oxley Residence, Burley Road, Woodhouse Flats, etc. These apartments, studios, ensuites, and non-ensuites are fully equipped with furnished rooms and a bunch of in-room and common amenities. Amber can meet all of your needs regarding private student accommodation in Leeds. Students can freely focus on other aspects with the assurance of securing a perfect place to stay.

About Leeds

Leeds is the second-largest metropolitan area in the United Kingdom and one of the fastest-growing cities. The city became a factory town due to the Industrial Revolution (or mill town). The city's population naturally grew, transforming it into a bustling metropolis. With so many residents and people coming and going to work, it's no surprise that the city is busy. In addition, the area is home to several prestigious educational institutions, such as the University of Leeds, Leeds Leeds Trinity University, and others, making it a student hub. The well-coordinated transportation system of the city ensures good connectivity inside and outside the town. This city embodies the flamboyant rebirth of northern self-esteem. After a decade and a half of redevelopment, the city centre has been transformed from a near-derelict millhouse town into a 21st-century urban tourist magnet, with architecturally audacious malls built into the city's heart. The town's pulsating nightlife knows no bounds. Leeds is passionate about sports, particularly football (soccer) and rugby. Leeds United Football Club, one of the most famous football teams in England, has a strong following. Leeds Rhinos is the city's professional rugby league team. The town is proud of its historical sites, cultural events, and breathtaking countryside scenery that will take your breath away. The vibrant music culture in the city is well-known. Leeds has a bunch of tourist attractions and local hotspots with a million activities to indulge in. It is a city for families, young professionals and students, catering to all kinds of interests and needs.

Best Student Accommodation in Leeds

Searching for suitable student accommodation in Leeds can be tedious for students. Amber does everything from finding a convenient location to booking and handling the booking formalities smoothly. Although every student may have different needs and requirements, they have one need in common, that is, the student accommodations need to be close to their university. Room types such as bedroom apartments, studios, ensuites and non-ensuites, and amber provide a variety of possibilities for student housing in Leeds. The following are some of the top Leeds accommodations:

  1. Mary Morris House
  2. The Glassworks
  3. Trinity Hall
  4. Oxley Residence
  5. Burley Road
  6. Woodhouse Flats
  7. Austin Hall
  8. Trapezium 
  9. The Refinery
  10. Briggate Studios

Cost of Living

The cost of your student housing in Leeds will take up the bulk of your expenses, but there are several other costs to consider while planning your expenses. Monthly expenses will differ depending on personal preferences and needs. To have a smoother experience as a student in Leeds, you need to have your expenses set straight. We have a list of expenses you will be paying as a student in the city so you can get an idea of your cost of living in Leeds.

1. Rent: £450-£500 /week

2. Groceries: £90-£100 /week

3. Travel: £30-£40 /week

4. Leisure: £40-£50 /week

5. Food: £40-£50 /week

Student travel in Leeds

Leeds has a large student population and boasts a diverse and student-friendly transportation network that makes navigating the city a breeze. Whether you are a student attending one of the city's universities or exploring the many attractions, the various transportation options cater to your needs. From reliable public transport to eco-friendly alternatives, students in Leeds have a range of choices to ensure convenient and affordable travel within the city. Linked by the Inner Ring Road to the rest of West Yorkshire, navigating the city is made convenient for students by the availability of public transport close to several student houses Leeds.

1. Bus: The most well-known bus service in central Leeds is the West Yorkshire Metro-funded Leeds CityBus service, which First Leeds runs. This service circles the city centre clockwise every few minutes. It caters to important metropolitan hubs, such as colleges and central commercial and financial districts. A single bus ride costs £1.60 in the city.

2. Rail: Students can use the Leeds Train Station to travel to nearby cities such as Bradford and Huddersfield. It is one of the most convenient options for students.

3. Cabs: Custom Cabs Taxi Service and Leeds City Taxi Service are two of the city's frequently used modes of transport, quickly turning into a quick and favourable choice of commute for students staying in Leeds. Rail fare is around £4-£2.60 with a Railcard.

4. Cycling: Leeds is cyclist-friendly, with dedicated cycle lanes and bike-sharing schemes available. For eco-conscious students, cycling is a sustainable and healthy mode of transportation. Several cycle routes run through the city, allowing students to explore the sights and travel to university campuses with ease.

Student Living and Lifestyle in Leeds

Leeds is known to be one of the best cities to live in the world. People who like dance music go to clubs like Oceania, Tiger Tiger, Halo, Gatecrasher, and so on, while those who want rock music go to places like the Dry Dock, Carpe Diem, Fab Cafe, and the Cockpit. It is the UK's third-largest and fastest-growing city. It is also trendy among students, with a student population of over 70,000. The city is always bustling with people in a festive and vibrant mood almost all year. You can easily find cheap flats to rent in the city centre that include bills, allowing you to save money during the week and then splurge on the weekends. Leeds has a vibrant nightlife scene, with numerous bars, clubs, and live music venues. Foodies will be spoiled with choices ranging from Lupe’s Cantina Mexicana for some authentic tacos to the many restaurants lined up on Park Lane and Burley Road, two famous hotspots for students. Located only a few minutes away from the city centre is Trinity Centre’s Trinity Kitchen, a food court with independent eateries that change every month. Leeds is known to host some of the most anticipated events of the year. The city centre, particularly the areas around Call Lane and Merrion Street, is known for its bustling nightlife and is a popular choice for students looking to socialise and have a good time.

Tourist Attractions in Leeds

The city is home to many museums that tourists and residents can visit during their time off. The best part of most of the city’s local attractions is that admission into these places is free of cost, so students can spend a lovely evening in a fun place without spending too much money. The following tourist attractions are near the student accommodations in Leeds:

1. Royal Armouries Museum

2. Roundhay Park

3, Temple Newsam

4. Kirkstall Abbey

5. Trinity Leeds

6. Tropical World

7. The Grand Theatre & Opera House

8. Leeds Art Gallery

9. Leeds City Museum

10. Abbey House Museum

Universities in Leeds

Leeds has an excellent academic environment, with a robust student population of over 50,000+ students in the last year. Below are a few notable universities one can access by staying at a few private student accommodations in Leeds.

1. The University of Leeds

2. Leeds Beckett University

3. Leeds Trinity University

4. Leeds Arts University

5. Leeds Metropolitan University

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