Category: Vita Student Brand

Purpose-built student property investment to allay buy-to-let fears?

Purpose-built student property investment to allay buy-to-let fears?

Purpose-built student accommodation is what tenants want – how long until all landlords purchase dedicated assets? Summary: Students are favouring purpose-built accommodation over old fashioned HMOs Many traditional landlords are concerned that students are no longer satisfied with their property You can opt to invest in Select Property Group’s Vita Student, which is fully aligned… Read more »

Cameron: “No cap on the number of overseas students” in UK

Cameron: "No cap on the number of overseas students" in UK

The Prime Minster outlines his vision for international students coming to study in Britain. Summary: David Cameron has reiterated that his newly elected Conservative government has no plans to cap the number of international students coming to the UK to study The Prime Minister stressed that new immigration measures will not “stop us from rolling… Read more »

4 reasons to invest in Glasgow property: Student market

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Scotland’s largest city boasts strong price & rent growth – and it’s also one of the best locations to invest in the UK’s top performing asset class. Free tuition fees, high disposable income and growing demand. We’ve already established that accelerating property prices and growing rental rates make Glasgow an ideal city for property investors… Read more »

Vita Student shortlisted for accommodation operator of year

Vita Student shortlisted for accommodation operator of year

Vita Student, the UK’s only experience-led student accommodation brand, has been nominated as Student Accommodation Provider of the Year at the 2015 RESI Awards. At an awards ceremony held at Grosvenor House in London last night, Select Property Group’s student property brand, launched in 2013, was nominated alongside some of the longest established providers in… Read more »

Vita Student wins student accommodation award in Manchester

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Select Property Group’s experience-led student property brand named Private Halls of the Year by the students of Manchester. The students have spoken – Vita Student, the UK’s only experience-led student accommodation brand, has been named by the University of Manchester Students Union and Manchester Student Homes as Private Halls of the Year in the city…. Read more »

Why student property won’t be hit by the General Election

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This week’s Sunday Investor discusses the student property market and its economic resilience. For some property investors with assets in the UK, a General Election traditionally causes one or two jitters. Evidence from previous election years suggest many prefer to wait to know the outcome of the ballot before making a move in the market…. Read more »

Pensions and property investment: The young will benefit the most

Pensions and property investment: The young will benefit the most

“Forget price spikes, silver landlords and record property sales, the 2015 pension changes may shake the foundations of the housing market and finally topple the outdated notion that an Englishman’s home is his castle.”  This month’s pension changes are expected to be historic, but Select Property Group Director, Giles Beswick, suggests it could be the… Read more »

Stopping property investment sharks feeding after pension reform day

Stopping property investment sharks feeding after pension reform day

“Pensions freedom is a hugely popular policy. It gives millions of people the ability to spend their own money as they see fit. On the flip side, pensions freedom could be seen as a policy that gives unscrupulous parties the opportunity to convince millions of people to spend their money as they see fit.”  Select Property… Read more »