Our student property investments are predominantly in cities and towns with large student populations such as Birmingham and Liverpool. We only choose buy to let student accommodation investment opportunities in the very best of locations, close to city centre amenities and university campuses, making the units very attractive to students.
*A student property investment has arisen in the city of Liverpool. Pembroke Studios is situated in a perfect city centre location, making it the ideal choice for those studying at university in Liverpool.
Pembroke Studios offers students in Liverpool luxury accommodation combined with hi-spec onsite communal facilities. The studio apartment development is located in the L3 area of Liverpool, close to a number of universities and bars. The development comprises 94 self-contained studio flats, with prices starting at £69,950. Investors are provided with an 8% assured net rental income for five years, with a buy-back option at year 5. For those looking for a stress-free investment, they’ll be pleased to know that Pembroke Studios is a completely hands-off investment, as the development is managed by Redbloom Ltd.
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Which? recently released research on housing affordability in the UK. The goal was to identify areas that are experiencing huge growth in house prices, but where you can still buy a property for under £200,000. The L1 postcode in Liverpool came top in the study, being affordable but an area that is increasingly becoming more desirable to own property. L1 in Liverpool saw a 41% increase in average property prices in the last year compared to the previous three years.
House prices in Liverpool are still very affordable. Pembroke Studios is situated in an ideal location close to universities and the retail and commercial district of London Road and property investment in the area is becoming more lucrative. The area is particularly appealing to students due to its close proximity to several universities including the University of Liverpool, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, John Moores University and University School of Engineering. Pembroke Studios also has the benefit of being close to a host of bars and cafes (including The University Student Union) so students can enjoy the nightlife Liverpool has to offer.
In general, Liverpool has always been a good place to invest in property. House prices are generally low compared to rent which means the rental yields are good. Property prices, along with the huge student population, means that investing in student property in particular is considered a safe investment. Going forward, there are several major redevelopments schemes planned, including the overhaul of the Liverpool docks, better transport links and more offices. Bold statements have been made regarding Liverpool becoming one of the world’s “best” cities once the redevelopments have been implemented. So in general, it’s an exciting time to be investing in property in Liverpool!
Liverpool has a huge student population that’s growing year-on-year and has surpassed the 50,000 mark, comprising 12% of the city’s population. To put that into perspective, Liverpool’s student population is roughly the size of Inverness or Torquay. Out of 50,000 students, roughly 34,000 are searching for student accommodation.
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