Category: Press Releases

SPG Announces Helen White as Managing Director of Affinity Living

Select Property Group’s Brand Director Takes Top Role 28th February 2017 – Brand and Communications Director of Select Property Group, Helen White, has today been announced as the Managing Director of the Group’s PRS (Private Rented Sector) brand, Affinity Living. The announcement comes at a pivotal period of growth for Affinity Living as the ambitious… Read more »

Vita Student acquires site for second Southampton student accommodation residence

Vita Student, the UK’s only experience-led accommodation provider, is to launch its second student accommodation development in Southampton, creating another 435 beds amid ever growing demand for high-end, stylish student living in the city. Vita Student will start development on the site of the former bus depot on Portswood Road, in January 2017, after acquiring… 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 »

Salford Councillors Visit Citysuites As High-End Business Traveller Accommodation Nears Completion

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Select Property Group has marked the ‘topping out’ milestone of CitySuites, its 17 storey, luxury serviced apartment development on Chapel Street, with Councillor Mashiter and Councillor Antrobus from Salford City Council visiting the scheme to celebrate the occasion. Featuring 237 apartments in a range of studio, one and two-bedroom designs, CitySuites is a new concept… Read more »

Approval Given For 506 Affinity Living Riverside Apartments

Approval Given For 506 Affinity Living Riverside Apartments

Select Property Group (Select) has secured planning permission for 506 residential apartments in a prime city centre location next to the Lowry Hotel on the banks of the River Irwell. The two buildings, Riverside and Riverview, will operate under Select’s Affinity Living brand which is designed to cater for Generation Y; a group of people… Read more »

Select Property Group Secures £169million Credit Facilities to Fund the Growth of its Student Accommodation Brand

Select Property Group, the Manchester-based developer, retailer and operator of property brands, has today announced that it has secured £169millon credit facilities to fund the growth of its award winning student accommodation brand, Vita Student. The 5 year finance facilities have been secured through Lloyds Bank, Wells Fargo, and PGIM Real Estate and will enable… Read more »

Circle Square Gets Green Light For Its Largest Single Phase

Circle Square Gets Green Light For Its Largest Single Phase

The vision for Oxford Road’s new neighbourhood, Circle Square, is one step closer to realisation today after joint venture partners Select Property Group (Select) and Bruntwood were given planning permission for the biggest planning application of the scheme.

Green Light for 684 Affinity Living Apartments at Embankment West


Select Property Group (Select) has been given planning permission for 684 residential apartments at Embankment West which is part of the ‘Greengate’ regeneration scheme. It features a mix of studios, one, two and three-bedroom apartments split over 12, 25 and 32 storeys. The application was made in partnership with Ask Real Estate.