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Opto Student, Cardiff.

14/10/19

Prices from £82,950 7.5% Net assured for 3 years

Opulent are proud to present Opto Student Cardiff, the latest student accommodation development from the award winning Opto Property Group. Located within a city with 3 world-class universities with over 40,000 students, Opto Cardiff is destined to become the premier student accommdation of choice in Cardiff. According to recent reports, there is a massive undersupply in available PBSA beds within the city of Cardiff which has pushed up returns for investors to above the UK average.

Featuring 728 student studio pods all finished to an exceptional standard, Opto Student Cardiff will feature world class amenities such as a wellness suite, yoga rooms, tennis courts, basketball court, a private dining room, indoor and outdoor cinema rooms, communal gardens and parking.

The location of the project means it is within a 10 minute walk from all major universities in Cardiff. The project is also located a few minutes’ walk from the city centre, and train stations the development is ideally positioned to give easy access to all amenities available to the students studying here.

The Opto brand has developed very well recently and the company have now completed 4 luxury student accommodation projects with this one being their 5th.

Investment Highlights

  • Pre-Launch Discount and increased yield available for first 50 sales
  • Premium Student studios from £82,950 (minus pre-launch discount)
  • Garden studios for £84,950 (minus pre-launch discount)
  • Sky Studios for £99,950 (minus pre-launch discount)
  • No Stamp Duty.
  • Developed and fully managed by Opto Cardiff.
  • Target Completion December 2021 and long stop date.
  • 250 year long leasehold ownership.
  • Prime location in a leading UK University City with large undersupply of accommodation.
  • Current shortage of over 21,000 bed spaces in the city.
  • 26% of students come from overseas
  • 8 min walk to Cardiff University
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Northgate House, Leeds.

08/04/19

Prices from £144,500, 7% Projected Yield

Northgate House in Leeds a new, off plan residential aprtment project in a popular area of Leeds. Close to the main University area and just a short ride away from Leeds City Centre, Northgate House features 54 brand new high spec apartments perfect for either the young professional or executive to rent. Each of the 54 luxury apartments represent a well-appointed place to live offering a premium specification that includes real wood floors, feature windows throughout, premium fitted kitchens, luxury bathroom suites and stylish lighting throughout. The design theme is focused on delivering stylish practicality.

Northgate House is located on one of the main arterial routes into the city of Leeds, with connections to the major motorway links via the Leeds inner ring road. The area shows large demand for new build apartments and this is portrayed in the number of new developments presently being built to not only regenerate this area and make use of the heritage of the buildings and landscape, but to service the growing demand and popularity of the area. The most affluent areas of Leeds are in the North Leeds locations. The key post codes in Leeds are in the areas of LS17, LS16 and LS8. These 3 post codes are clustered in a triangle and are where the most expensive properties in Leeds are situated.

These areas are also the home of notable iconic local landmarks. This area is advantageous for investors and buyers looking for a convenient property close to the city. The availability displayed on the web portals is ever changing with visible turnaround times. Meanwood and nearby Headingley are very much suburbs of the city, vastly growing and becoming modernistic in approach with a huge range of local eateries and shopping and attracting the affluent classes from the leeds area.

Investment Highlights:

  • 54 luxury I and 2 bed apartments
  • I Bedroom from £144,500
  • 2 Bedroom from £175,000
  • Parking included
  • High quality finishes throughout
    all apartments
  • Great living area for working
    professionals, students and post
    graduates
  • Perfect for international students
    as only I mile from the main universities in Leeds
  • Investor friendly payment plan, 25% on exchange, 75% balance on completion
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Local Blackfriars, Manchester.

04/02/19

Anticipated 7% p.a rental yield, prices from £200,000

This development of luxury apartments in Central manchester raises the bar for luxury residential developments.

The development, lesss than a 5 minute walk from Deansgate, is a gated community with 380 apartments, townhouses & penthouses across two outstanding towers. These apartments include top-floor penthouses with wraparound balconies resulting in widescreen cityscape views.

The property has substantial communal garden space complemented by second-to-none amenities that include a 24/7 concierge service, bistro, bar, gymnasium, yoga and dance studio, cinema room and fully equipped laundry.

Scheduled to complete in May 2019, this development is the perfect option for investors looking for a safe and reliable central manchester residential property investment opportunity with income to start quickly.

Investment Highlights:

  • 1,2, & 3 bedrooms from £200,000
  • Anticipated 7% p.a rental yield
  • Only 15% deposit required on exchange
  • Deposit personally guaranteed by the developer during construction
  • Managed by Urban Bubble
  • Completion set for May 2019 ahead of schedule
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