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Easier payments for International Students

Easier payments for International Students

At Purple Frog, we know that our international students often get caught out by annoying transfer fees when paying admin fees and retainers. That's why we now offer a simple online payment method.

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by Patrick Garratt - 14th July 2017
Moving in day 2017

Moving in day 2017

1st July is one busy day. The majority of our new tenants moved in. The Selly Oak office had a Caribbean theme, with decorations and free BBQ serving mouthwatering jerk chicken. Here's some of the pictures from the day!

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by Patrick Garratt - 3rd July 2017
Everything you need to know about moving in day

Everything you need to know about moving in day

1st July! If your tenancy begins today, there's a couple of things that you need to remember. Here's a guide to the day, plus tips on setting up utilities, free contents insurance. Oh yes, and the free BBQ at our Selly Oak branch!

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- 27th June 2017
The Student Cleaning Guide

The Student Cleaning Guide

Argh, end of tenancy means finally having to tackle all that cleaning you've successfully ignored all year. While it's nobody's favourite thing to do, Sophie Hack has put together some ideas to make cleaning easier.

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by Sophie Hack - 12th June 2017
How to stop exam stress driving you mad

How to stop exam stress driving you mad

It's that time of year. Don't let deadlines and exam revision drive you nutty. Ben Wheatley has five sure fire ideas to take the tension out of revision, including a method that's scientifically proven.

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by Ben Wheatley - 5th May 2017
Quiz: What type of housemate are you?

Quiz: What type of housemate are you?

Who likes to party, who is the one person who knows when bin-collection day is? Take this short quiz to discover what types of people you'll be living with in your student accommodation.

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by Sophie Hack - 21st April 2017
10 reasons it's bloody fantastic being a student

10 reasons it’s bloody fantastic being a student

It's bloody fantastic being a student - money off stuff, just because, random jobs, great friends. Ben Wheatley suggests 10 reasons it's ace to be at university. though none of them are 'master a subject to your fullest potential' :)

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by Ben Wheatley - 7th April 2017

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