International Students

International students looking for accommodation in Belfast will find that it is a friendly city pleased to play host to students from Asia, Middle East, USA and Canada. The Belfast universities and colleges are highly experienced in supporting international students. You can be assured that you will have access to all the necessary support services to make your time in the city fun and enjoyable, as well as educational.

Finding the right accommodation

Giant Property has also developed expertise in working with overseas students to help them find the right place to live that will make their stay in Belfast worthwhile and enjoyable. We have a portfolio of superior houses, flats apartments etc. for international students convenient to all Belfast’s major places of study. We will be pleased to help you choose the right place to suit your individual needs

International students’ accommodation

Different sorts of student accommodation are available from studios or bed sits, to flats, apartments and houses Giant property will explain to you the difference between these types of student accommodation, what is provided for you and what you have to provide yourself.

How Giant Property Can help you

We will explain the contract you enter into with your landlord and how you need to pay bills relating to where you live.

Giant Property will see that you have a reliable and trustworthy landlord.

The responsibilities of the landlord are:

  • for the structure and repairs to the exterior of the property;
  • to keeping all basins, sinks, baths and toilets in good repair;
  • for the supply of services, that is, water, gas and electricity;
  • to make suitable arrangements for the security of your mail to prevent interference;
  • to give you reasonable notice if access is required for repairs;
  • to give you their name and address or that of their agent;
  • if you rent weekly, the landlord must supply you with a rent book. If you pay fortnightly they must give you receipts;
  • your landlord should respect your right to peace and quiet in your own home.

Giant Property have a specialist student lettings officer based close to all the universities who will be pleased to help international students in their search for accommodation.