Who has told you that you won't get anywhere to live unless you are in pairs?
Originally Posted by chriskemp1947
It will certainly be the case that there isn't much in the way of shared houses - there is no University or major colleges there, but there will be some shared houses. And no, you cannot get round the HMO regulations. Could all four of you not buy a house together, rather than rent one?
And why do you want to live in Harrogate anyway? It would be a bit like being in a coma, from my experience of the place. Betty's is nice, but you can't spend your life in Betty's! Live in Leeds! Loads of choice there as far as HMOs go, it's cheaper and ther's more going on.
'Pause you who read this, and think for a moment of the long chain of iron or gold, of thorns or flowers, that would never have bound you, but for the formation fo the first link on one memorable day'. Charles Dickens, Great Expectations