UK Student Property
The student property investment market in the UK has grown considerably over the last few years and offers investors a sustainable and lucrative alternative to residential property investment, the UK student property sector has been the best performing asset class since 2011.
Our student property investments are in cities and towns with large student populations such as Birmingham and Sheffield . We only choose buy to let student accommodation investment opportunities in the very best of locations, close to city centre amenities and university campuses, making the units very attractive to students. Over the last ten years we have seen big changes in the UK student property market, there has been a move away from traditional shared housing towards urban chic city centre residences.
Investors purchase one or more studio suites which are leased back to a well-established management company for a number of years who offer an assured return. Returns are paid NET of all costs, enabling investors to secure a reliable rental income.
Some key reasons why an investor should consider UK Student Accommodation
UK Student numbers are rising
Last year the Financial Times reported that there were 3.5 students for every available room
Purpose-built student accommodation is attractive
As the developments are new the properties come with a 10 year building warranty
Universities can’t keep up with the demand for accommodation
Many universities now only allow first-year students to stay in their halls of residence. Even so, many first-year students won’t get a room
Your rent is covered
Custom-built student accommodation usually includes property management. It may be provided by the university itself, or by the building administrators, most student accommodation is offered with many years of assured returns due to high demand