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StuRents 2022 Annual Report - Highlights

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StuRents Head of Research Richard Ward shared highlights from this year's annual report on student accommodation in a webinar and panel discussion

StuRents Research: Housing Affordability in England

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Analysis of student housing prices in England versus the average maintenance loan reveals interesting insights about affordability at a city level.

Plans Submitted to Expand Plymouth PBSA

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A planning application has been submitted for St Augustine's House in Plymouth to add an additional 32 student beds

Term-Time Accommodation Trends

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The StuRents research team has analysed the latest data covering term-time accommodation of undergraduate students to reveal some interesting trends.

348-Bed Plymouth Towers Set to Open After Four Years

Posted by Aisling Murphy

After four years of legal battles, resulting in £30m of debts, Saltwater Place (formerly Crescent Point), is set to open in September 2022.

Plymouth Student Flats to Open After £11m Purchase

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A "ghost" block of purpose-built student accommodation flats is set to open for the 2022/23 academic year after being purchased in a deal worth £11m.

Student Accommodation Research: Q3-2021 Update

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Student budgets have continued to increase despite the challenges created by Covid-19, whilst planning activity increased quarter-on-quarter.

Administrators Called in for Failed Scheme

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Reports indicate that owners behind an empty block of student flats in Plymouth are unlikely to get their money back.

Student Accommodation Research: Q1-2021 Market Update

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In Q1-2021 (Oct-Dec) lettings activity was strongest for 6-bed properties and clusters. Meanwhile, planning application activity rebounded in the last three months of 2020, albeit the downward trend persists.

VELO Fund Targets Plymouth

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A consortium of global investors has revealed plans to invest a significant sum of money into the UK purpose-built student accommodation sector over the next 12 months.