Student & retirement accommodation boost

Indeed student accommodation has seen a record growth in the UK of 5.3% and with around a further 120,000 beds in the pipeline, it is anticipated that Purpose Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) will, for the first time ever, exceed university accommodation. Retirement living has been expanding rapidly and whilst places in cares homes are filling up quickly, many opt for independent living. Due to the ever growing ageing population, homes specifically for the over 65’s is likely to continue to rise. Fore more detail on this story which also covers trends in affordable housing, shared ownership and HMO’s click here.