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We focus predominantly on property investments in the purpose built student accommodation and serviced apartments sectors. Today, our portfolio encompasses over 2,500 units across 25 large commercial developments in the UK and US.

This page details the accommodation and facilities at each of these sites, as well as the construction progress where applicable. You will also find an overview of the performance of operational properties and the annual income that our clients are receiving.

Lakeside Serviced Apartments Resort & Spa

Partly operational – completion of final phases by Spring 2018

The Lakeside is a multi-award-winning resort in Orlando, Florida. Once complete, it will boast 878 spacious two and three-bedroom serviced apartments – many up to 1,614 sqft in size.

The 106-acre site has every conceivable amenity, including a luxury spa, water park, open-air market, fitness centre, restaurants and full-service lobby – making it a holiday destination in itself.

  • Luxury guest-ready holiday apartments
  • Buyers receiving 9% NET annual income
  • Unlimited personal usage – deductible from pre-tax income
  • Apartments 5 times larger than US hotel average
  • Most popular tourist city in the world
Q Studios Student Property

Under construction: delivery September 2018

This 300-unit property is being built to the highest standard by our award-winning developer and has been designed to alleviate the shortage of student studios in Stoke.

Professional onsite management and a range of excellent facilities – including a gym, cinema and study centre – further enhance the attraction of Q Studios to tenants.

  • Buyers to receive 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Independent 10-year structural warranty
  • 5% interest on deposited funds during build
  • Zero costs during fixed income agreement
Westbeach Luxury Serviced Apartments & Spa

Partly operational – completion of final phases by Spring 2018

These beachside serviced apartments are luxuriously appointed, with a private kitchen, large open-plan living space and hi-spec features – flat screen TVs, Wi-Fi and under floor heating.

Facilities include a luxury spa and Westward Ho!’s only indoor swimming pool. The property will also have a central complex with a rooftop swimming pool and swim-up bar.

  • Buyers receiving 8-12% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • 5% interest on deposited funds during construction
  • Proven demand from operational phases
  • Full 120-year leasehold ownership
Ilfracombe Holiday Park

Operational and with strong occupancy levels

This 200+ unit development of luxury serviced apartments has been operational for many years, and each unit is being professionally renovated prior to sale.

This includes new management and staff, internal and external refurbishments, enhanced facilities and improved furnishings – with work due for completion in March 2018.

  • Buyers receiving 10-12% NET annual income
  • Contracted yield growth in year 6
  • Most popular region for domestic tourism
  • Large 9-acre site, in idyllic Devon countryside
  • Excellent facilities include 2 indoor swimming pools
The Foundry Student Property (Phase II)

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2017

This new build 120-unit development was built adjacent to an existing development in our portfolio.

Its onsite facilities include a fully-equipped gym, cinema and study centre.

The property is a short walk from Loughborough University – the most popular first choice for prospective UK students. The appeal of this Top 10 university ensures high demand in a critically undersupplied city.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • Independent 10-year structural warranty
  • Zero costs during fixed income agreement
  • 250-year leasehold ownership
  • Proven income generation from Phase I
Jubilee Court Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since September 2016

This property contains 241 purpose-built student units, all with en-suites, Wi-Fi and quality furnishings and fittings throughout.

Residents also have access to a wide range of facilities which places the property at the top of Preston’s student accommodation sector. These include a gym, games room and advanced security systems.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Zero costs during fixed income agreement
  • Adjacent to UK’s 8th largest university
  • 83% undersupply of student accommodation
Durham House Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2016

This 35-unit development underwent a professional refurbishment before the start of the 2016/17 academic year. This included the rejuvenation of communal spaces as well as the installation of high speed broadband and advanced security features.

Located close to Durham University’s satellite campus, it is experiencing high demand from a student population that is set to double in size between now and 2020.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Fully managed for an effortless income
  • Zero costs during fixed income agreement
  • Critical local undersupply of accommodation
Tudor Studios Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since September 2016

This 255-unit property in Leicester was built within a pre-existing Grade II listed façade.

It contains a range of purpose-built student studios, including some of the largest found in the UK. These are equipped with high quality furniture, fixtures and fittings throughout.

Residents can access excellent onsite facilities that include a gym, cinema and games room.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Prime location near two respected universities
  • 5% undersupply of student accommodation
  • Local legislation limits access to residential housing
The Box Student Property (Phase II)

Under construction: delivery September 2018

The University of Central Lancashire is increasing student numbers and, as a result of growing demand, we are extending this development with a brand new phase.

This includes 20 new en-suites and 8 self-contained studios on the top floor. Tenants will be able to take advantage of facilities that include a fully-equipped gym and games room with Sky TV.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • 3-minute walk from campus
  • 83% undersupply of student accommodation
  • Local legislation limits access to residential housing
The Foundry Student Property (Phase I)

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2008

This 112-unit purpose built property contains both en-suite and studio units.

Extensive onsite facilities include a laundry and entertainment lounge with pool tables and satellite TV.

Full management by sector specialists ensures that tenants are enjoying a carefree lifestyle, while buyers receive an effortless income – without any of the costs and complications that typify buy-to-let investments.

  • Buyers receiving 8-10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Income began immediately on exchange of contracts
  • Prime central location in Loughborough
  • Zero costs during fixed income agreement
Norfolk Street Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2014

This new-build development boasts 46 double student en-suites – some up to 240 sqft in size. All units have been finished to the highest standard, with super-fast Wi-Fi, TV points and mini fridges.

The property boasts a prime location in the heart of Sunderland’s bustling student district, with the university, city centre and a metro station all just over four minutes away on foot.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Zero costs during fixed income agreement
  • £125m campus investment driving demand
  • 85% undersupply of student accommodation
Park Lane House Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2015

This purpose built student property contains 114 double student en-suites, divided into 14 apartments across five levels. It is built to a high specification, with a keyless entry system, Wi-Fi, and quality fixtures, furnishings and fittings throughout.

The development boasts a common room with pool tables and cinema, as well as a professionally landscaped garden, coffee shop and secure bike storage area.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Independent 10-year structural warranty
  • 87% undersupply of student accommodation
  • 3-minute walk from university campus
Aberdeen Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since February 2017

This property boasts 28 double student bedrooms, as well as 2 similar units with disabled access. Construction by our award-winning developer has ensured a high standard of fixtures, furnishings and fittings throughout.

It is a short walk from Scotland’s 4th best institution. The University of Aberdeen has invested over £230m on facilities in recent years, with a new library, sports village and student centre – to sustain high undergraduate recruitment levels.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Zero costs during fixed income period
  • Fully managed for an effortless income
  • Critical local undersupply of accommodation
  • Flexible resale information
Primrose Hill Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2012

The conversion of this historic chapel was done to the highest standard, with each of the 51 en-suites boasting a large double bed, ample desk space and beautiful arched windows.

Tenants can take advantage of excellent facilities that include a cinema, games room & communal study centre. Full management ensures that they enjoy a carefree lifestyle.

  • Buyers receiving 8-10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Contracted yield growth in years 3 and 5
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • 9-minute walk from university campus
Hylton Road Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2015

This 29-unit development underwent a professional back-to-brick refurbishment and includes a range of both standard bedrooms and double studios.

It is ideally located in Sunderland’s student district, just a 10-minute walk from the main campus, town centre and Festival Park.

This will ensure high demand from the city’s large student population.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Games room, bike lockup, private parking
  • £125m campus investment driving demand
  • 85% undersupply of student accommodation
College Street Village Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2014

This 29-unit property underwent a professional refurbishment in 2014, and now boasts high spec furnishings, fixtures and fittings throughout. Three of these units were added in 2017.

Our property has a prime location close to De Montfort University, and is also attractive to students at the University of Leicester – ensuring high demand from the city’s 50,000 students.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Fully managed for an effortless income
  • Zero costs during fixed income period
  • 85% undersupply of student accommodation
City Centre Retail Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2014

These mixed-use retail units underwent a professional back-to-brick refurbishment and currently include a tanning salon, café, shoe repair shop, Thai restaurant and convenience store.

They are all located in the heart of Sunderland’s bustling city centre – a popular shopping destination in the North East of the UK that attracts 8 million visitors each year.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • £1.2bn city centre investment driving demand
  • Best city to live and work in the North East
  • Top region for rental growth outside London
The Chapel Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2006

This beautifully converted 19th century church in Ambleside has been fully operational for over a decade.

It is located just 320 metres from the university campus, within a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

This places strict limits on the construction of new developments and it is the only private student accommodation available locally.

  • Buyers receiving 8-10% NET annual income
  • Contracted yield growth in years 3 and 5
  • 80% local undersupply of student accommodation
  • Only private student development available in town
  • Income began immediately on exchange of contracts
The Box Student Property (Phase I)

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2001

This student property has been a popular accommodation option for 16 years.

Our second development in Preston, it contains 38 student bedrooms as well as two large en-suites.

The property underwent a professional refurbishment in 2017, which also saw the installation of a fully-equipped gym, cinema and entertainment complex.

  • Buyers receiving 8-10% NET annual income
  • Contracted yield growth in years 3 and 5
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Fully managed for an effortless income
  • Zero costs during fixed income agreement
Scholar's Court Student Property

Fully tenanted & 99% occupied since 2009

This fully operational 217-room purpose built property sits at the heart of a thriving university campus and within Bradford’s £750m Learning Quarter. This allows it to capitalise on demand from both the university and the fourth largest college in the UK.

Scholar’s Court boasts a range of en-suite rooms and exclusive top floor studios, as well as quality facilities.

  • Buyers receiving 8-10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Contracted yield growth in years 3 and 5
  • Income began immediately on exchange of contracts
  • Zero costs during fixed income agreement
Scholar's Village Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2006

Scholar’s Village is a fully operational student property, with residents drawn to the high standard of purpose built en-suites on offer. It is set within a large, private complex with a range of attractive facilities that include a gym and games room.

The property sits just 120 metres from Bradford’s main university campus and is an attractive accommodation option for the city’s 23,000+ students.

  • Buyers receiving 8-10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Contracted yield growth in years 3 and 5
  • Income began immediately on exchange of contracts
  • Full onsite management for an effortless income
180 Hylton Road Student Property

Fully tenanted & 100% occupied since 2015

This nine-bedroom property underwent a professional back-to-brick refurbishment in the summer of 2014 and now boasts quality furniture, fixtures and fittings throughout.

As a mixed-purpose building, residents benefit from conveniently-located shops on the ground floor. It is also close to Sunderland’s city centre, with the university a seven-minute walk away.

  • Buyers receiving 10% NET annual income
  • 10-year fixed income agreements
  • Adjacent to Milfield metro station
  • 85% undersupply of student accommodation
  • Top region for rental growth outside London
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