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    Here's What £700 A Month In Rent Can Get You Up North

    Let's all move to Yorkshire.

    London property prices are a goddamn nightmare. This is what £700 a month can get you in the capital:

    A studio apartment in Barking; 40 minutes away from Charing Cross.

    Here's what £700 a month or less can get you up North:

    1. Leeds, West Yorkshire – £671 a month

    Bedrooms: Studio

    Location: Leeds Central

    • It's located right in the city centre.

    • Seriously, look how posh that lobby area is.

    2. Manchester, Greater Manchester – £695 a month

    Bedrooms: Studio

    Location: Northern Quarter

    • Situated in the heart of Manchester's trendy Northern Quarter.

    • You know the apartment itself is also trendy because of the exposed brickwork.

    3. Sheffield, South Yorkshire – £695 a month

    Bedrooms: Two

    Location: Kelham Island

    • Within walking distance of both the city centre and the train station.

    • There's a Juliette balcony – ideal for star-crossed lovers.

    4. Burnley, Lancashire – £425 a month

    Bedrooms: One

    Location: Bank Parade

    • You get to live in Burnley town centre.

    • With the large picture windows you wouldn't even need a TV.

    5. Halifax, West Yorkshire – £500 a month

    Bedrooms: Two

    Location: Town Hall Street East

    • It looks very Gotham from the outside.

    • Even though it's only a three-story building, there's still a lift.

    6. Liverpool – £700 a month

    Bedrooms: One

    Location: Queens Dock

    • Your windows look out onto the iconic Mersey.

    • There's a private gym for residents, so you can work on your glutes without ever leaving the building.

    7. Chester, Cheshire – £595 a month

    Bedrooms: One

    Location: Handbridge

    • It's a quaint cottage but in a city. What?!

    • Despite what Hollyoaks would have you believe, Chester is actually a really nice place with an average amount of death, affairs, and compelling scandals.

    8. Morecambe, Lancashire – £550 a month

    Bedrooms: Two

    Location: Albert Road

    • Beautifully decorated and furnished throughout.

    • There's TWO floors – that's one for each hand!

    9. York, North Yorkshire – £695 a month

    Bedrooms: Two

    Location: Fishergate

    • You're right in the middle of York.

    • The kitchen is large enough to swing a cat by its tail in (but don't, because there's no pets allowed and cat swinging isn't cool anyway).

    10. Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear – £650 a month

    Bedrooms: One

    Location: City Road

    • Imagine living in the centre of Newcastle? Well, with this property imagination becomes reality.

    • The exterior looks like a British version of the Ghostbusters' HQ.

    11. Huddersfield, West Yorkshire – £699 a month

    Bedrooms: Two

    Location: Belmont Street

    • The property is only a super short walk away from Huddersfield's centre.

    • You can Instagram the outside, truthfully hashtag it #home, and it'll look like you live in a stately home.

    12. Doncaster, South Yorkshire – £607 a month

    Bedrooms: One

    Location: Princegate

    • ALL bills are included in the price.

    • It's a brand new apartment which means there's almost no chance of it being haunted.

    13. Preston, Lancashire – £700 a month

    Bedrooms: Two

    Location: West Cliff

    • There's an en-suite in the master bedroom.

    • The back of the property overlooks a cricket ground.

    14. Barnsley, South Yorkshire – £475 a month

    Bedrooms: Studio

    Location: Regent Street

    • Only a two minute walk to Barnsley train station.

    • The flats in this building are all completely new.

    15. Skipton, North Yorkshire – £450 a month

    Bedrooms: Two

    Location: Newmarket Street

    • There's two floors, so you get some stairs for your money.

    • Just a 10 minute drive to the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

    16. Kendal, Cumbria – £650 a month

    Bedrooms: Two

    Location: Riverside Place

    • You can live on the riverfront.

    • The flooring still has that fresh carpet smell.

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