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Student Property Investment

UK Student Property Investment Earlier this month, Brian Lloyd-Jones, the fund director of Unite Students, pointed out that due to its value of between £2 billion and £3 billion, the UK Student Property Investment market can no longer be seen as just another “alternative” high yielding property investment opportunity. In fact it should now be…

Minister Announces Research into Houses in Multiple Occupation

Recently a Housing Minister announced that the Government has commissioned research into the impact of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs). In addition to collecting evidence, the research will examine how local authorities are tackling problems caused by high concentrations of HMOs in their area. Housing Minister, Carl Sargeant  says  “Houses in Multiple Occupation make an…

Student Accommodation Remains One of the UK’s Leading Investment Markets

The growth and excellent yields available to investors make student accommodation one of the UK’s leading investment opportunities according to a new report. The research, conducted by Mistoria Group, demonstrated that student property remains an excellent investment option, with larger market growth and rental yields being delivered to investors. Student Property Investments The recent surge…

Shortage of student accommodation in the UK

The BCC conducted research into the lack of student accommodation around the UK. They have found that in some cases the lack of student accommodation supplied by universities has left some students sharing the personal living space they had intended to have to themselves. Students have been forced to share single rooms, arriving at their new…

Increased numbers of landlords and investors claiming HMO valuation rip offs

There has been sharp rise in the number of formal complaints made by landlords and investors about the valuation they have received for their HMOs, (both licensed and unlicensed), according to The Mistoria Group, a student property investment firm. The complaints centre around valuers’ property valuations and the fees they charge. Mistoria’s research reports that…