With EU and international student numbers continuing to grow following on from the EU referendum, purpose-built student accommodation represents a viable option for investors looking for a cyclical market that can endure the Brexit uncertainty.
As students become more selective in their choice of institution, many universities are diverting funding away from student housing and towards enhancing their academic facilities, widening the student-to-bed ratio to 3:1.
PrinvestUK offer operational and off plan investment opportunities for high net worth and institutional investors with returns of 5-7% in key student cities across the UK.
Competition for places at the UK's best institutions has intensified, as the devaluing of Sterling has given more incentive for EU and international students. However, some markets are lagging behind others, due to an over-abundance of supply and high prices.
This makes the regional markets more attractive for investors, due to their favourable blend of world-class universities, lack of supply, and affordability.