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These were assessed by a panel on a blind basis, with applicants explaining what they would bring to, and get out of, community living.
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It is hugely positive to see students rejecting profit-driven housing in favour of mutual and affordable alternatives Shelly Asquith, NUS A smaller set-up has been running in Birmingham since summer 2014.
Like SSHC, the Birmingham Student Housing Co-operative has worked in partnership with The Phone Co-op, which acquired an eight-bed property in Selly Oak on the co-operatives behalf.
All three co-operatives are members of Students for Cooperation. a national body created to develop and support student co-operatives across the UK.
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Rooms are let on a commercial basis during the summer holidays to subsidise term-time rates.
Term-time rents start at 133 a week including utility bills, internet access, and room contents insurance. Unipol (Leeds, Bradford, Nottingham) Unipol is another not-for-profit housing organisation.
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