With some university’s announcing online lectures in their first term many landlords are uncertain about what their future will hold. Uni of Manchester has confirmed that all their lectures will indeed follow this process. This enables students to work from home with many returning to their household families. Landlords operating in the HMO student market may be suddenly without tenants which could be devastating for the local market with lots of landlords making losses for first time in 5 years. Prior to Covid-19 the market had enjoyed steady growth from a steady stream of students moving to Manchester to study and enjoy the city.
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