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Uliving Named As Preferred Bidder for University of Brighton Accommodation Project

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Uliving has been named as the preferred bidder for the University of Brighton's new 800-bed student development at the Moulsecoomb campus.

The new student housing represents the centrepiece of the development project set to take place at the site in Lewes Road.

The Preston Barracks site located nearby is part of a multi-million-pound redevelopment of the area.

Commenting on the project, Sue McHugh, director of campus strategy at the university said: "We are pleased to announce Uliving as preferred bidder for the new student accommodation at the Moulsecoomb campus."

She added: "This is a hugely important development for the university and the city and delivers on a key commitment in our current five-year strategy."

The official awarding of the contract is set be decided by the end of May, subject to the successful completion of the preferred bidder stage.

CEO of Uliving Sam Veal, said: "It's great to have been selected as preferred bidder by the University of Brighton. The university's approved masterplan to transform their Moulsecoomb campus is the catalyst for an exciting period of growth and development. We are delighted to play our part, creating and operating the new high-quality accommodation and delivering a first-class student experience."