Leicester Universities Face Strike Action

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Leicester's two universities could face strike action as union members are balloted a second time on a walk out over pay and conditions.

De Montfort Switches off Social Media

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De Montfort University in Leicester is switching off all its social media channels for a few days to help encourage students to do the same.

Tenant Fees Ban to Apply From June 1st

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The Government has finally announced the date for the introduction of the well documented tenant fee ban, which will come into force on all new tenancies signed after June 1st.

PIC Invests in Exeter Student Accommodation

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Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has increased its investment in student accommodation by a further £125 million.

Watkin Jones Beats Expectations

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Watkin Jones has reported a rise in annual profits slightly above expectations, driven by student accommodation sales.

Student Flats Dropped From Glasgow Scheme

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Plans to build more student accommodation in Glasgow have been scrapped, eight months after an application was put forward.

Hundreds of Student Beds Heading to Birmingham

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Planning permission has been granted to Reuben & Morgan to build a 24-storey block of student accommodation consisting of more than 500 bed spaces.

Plans Submitted for Modest Portsmouth Scheme

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Plans have been put forward to demolish buildings on Middle Street, Portsmouth, replacing them with residential flats and student accommodation.

Legal & General Acquire Oxford Scheme

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Legal & General (L&G) has acquired the long leasehold of a student accommodation scheme which is fully let to Christ Church College, for £37.1m.

Arlington Investors Acquires Portfolio from Fusion Students

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Arlington Investors has purchased a student accommodation portfolio consisting of 2,458 beds for GBP 280 million.