Category: Vita Student

Vita Student in £600 Million Institutional Sale

Exterior of Vita Student Edinburgh. This was one of the residences purchased by asset management fund DWS as part of a £600 million deal. The deal, struck with asset management fund DWS, underlines the strength of the UK’s leading PBSA brand, and is also a huge vote of confidence in the UK’s student property sector.   Vita Group, Select Property Group’s sister company, has completed the sale of eight Vita Student residences to asset management fund DWS Group for... Read more »

New Visa Proposal to Further Drive UK Student Property Demand?

New Visa Proposal to Further Drive UK Student Property Demand? Home Secretary Sajid Javid has backed calls to lift post-study work restrictions for international students in the UK, which would enable graduates to stay in Britain for up to 2-years post-graduation. Summary: Calls to help international students to stay in the UK for longer following their studies have been given the support of Home Secretary... Read more »

Student accommodation to hit £45bn of total value in 2017

Student accommodation to hit £45bn of total value in 2017

The popularity of student accommodation looks set to continue as the asset class remains attractive during market uncertainty, leading to an increase in overseas investor activity. Summary: Student accommodation has proven its worth as an asset that can withstand uncertain market conditions The sector has grown by 37% since 2014, with student accommodation predicted to… Read more »

Circle Square joins forces with Manchester Literature Festival

Circle Square joins forces with Manchester Literature Festival

Circle Square is proud to announce its partnership with the 11th edition of the Manchester Literature Festival. A joint venture by Select Property Group (SPG) and Bruntwood, the city’s newest neighbourhood on Oxford Road will mark the event by creating a pop up library where more than 400 books, signed by some of the authors,… Read more »

Vita Student First Street nominated for Insider residential award

Vita Student First Street nominated for Insider residential award

The Insider awards aim to highlight the region’s property sector and economic growth, with each category comprising high-profile letting agents, management agents, housing developers, contractors and consultancies.