In excess of 82% of the survey respondents also listed the kitchen sink as an annoying aspect of shared student living followed by 51% who said unhygienic housemates was the most annoying and 42% complained that having noisy neighbours was the most difficult aspect of student living.
However despite all of this we know that student life is not all bad. Particularly in Newcastle as over 81% of Newcastle Students answered the poll as being happy in their student accommodation. Approximately 65% said that their living experiences had been the reason they had met people or made friends even beyond their studies.
Being able to find excellent student accommodation was a top priority for 83% of those that took part in the survey and this is something that Tyneside Lettings Company a student accommodation company based in Newcastle agreed with also.
Tyneside Lettings Company has over 100 student properties available for rent in Newcastle including areas such as Jesmond, Sandyford, Heaton, Fenham and the City Centre. Tyneside Lettings Company supply student properties but also provides services such as cleaning, maintenance and utility bills so that students don’t have to endure the stresses of moving.
Robbie Kalbraier director of Tyneside Lettings Company commented:
"Having the best possible environment to study and socialise is very important for happy student life. We ensure that all our student properties are clean and adhere to all the standards and regulations so that our tenants have the best experience possible. Naturally we want everyone to look after their homes and I think that the survey reinforces that"
For more information on student accommodation in Newcaslte visit http://www.tynesidelettings.com/
For more information on Newcastle University please visit http://www.ncl.ac.uk/