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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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The Star Hotel, Great Yarmouth.

05/08/19

10% Net return for 5 years, 120% Buyback in year 5

The Star Hotel is one of Great Yarmouth’s most distinctive and historic buildings. With a story stretching back to the 17th century, the Grade II listed building has entered a new chapter following a significant and sympathetic refurbishment by its owners in Spring 2017 after being derelict for a few years. The 41 bedroom hotel close to Great Yarmouth’s historic quay and town centre has two comfortable bars, a spacious restaurant, meeting rooms and superb function facilities for corporate events and stylish weddings. There’s also a lift to all floors
and free on site parking for guests.

Half of the Star Hotel’s 41 ensuite bedrooms have been refurbished and stylishly decorated, providing a high standard of accommodation that will be appreciated by corporate guests and leisure visitors alike. There is a choice of Standard Rooms and River Rooms, the latter having views across Hall Quay and the bustling River Yare.

The refurbishment by the previous owners was done to a very high standard and has covered a large part of the hotel. Not only were 19 of the bedrooms refurbished, but also the restaurant and ground floor bar which costs nearly half a million pounds. This investment into the business has paid dividends already with the restaurant and bar being a popular haunt for both locals and tourists to dine and drink with Great Yarmouth. Offering British Pub classics alongside continental specialities, the restaurant is regarded highly and also source many of their ingredients from local farmers. Therefore, the funds raised from selling the individual rooms will be used to refurbish the remaining 22 rooms and other areas of the hotel.

More recently the hotel has become affiliated with some of the energy companies building and providing services to Great Yarmouth’s growing Offshore Energy industry. The hotel already has established relationships with companies who are regularly block booking rooms at the hotel to house their staff working away from home . These companies block book rooms for staff and pay the hotel in full even if the rooms are not occupied, as is often the case. Moving forward the hotel harbors aspirations to further increase occupancy through more relationships with these companies and have highlighted this area as being a significant growth area for the hotel moving forward.

Investment Highlights:

1. 10% Net return for 5 years
2. Free Legal Fees
3. Prices from £44,950
4. Assured buyback at the end of year 5 at 120%
6. 2 weeks free personal usage at the hotel
7. 10% Net assured for 5 years payable quarterly in arrears
8. Complete and operational providing immediate income

 

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One London Road, Newcastle-Under-Lyme.

03/05/19

Priced at £69,999, 10% Net Assured for 3 years, 4% Deposit Interest 

One London Road is Opulent’s latest student accommodation investment offering an impressive 10% net return assured for 3 years.  Located in the picturesque town of Newcastle-Under-Lyme, One London Road features 499 state of the art purpose built student acommodation studio apartments spread across 5 blocks. The projhect, destined for completion in September 2020 features great facilities such as roof top terrace and BBQ areas, state of the art gymnasium and various common lounges featuring table football and other activities to keep the students busy.

The project lies approximately 10 minutes away from the Keele University that houses some 10,000 students. Keele University was recently voted numer 1 in the UK in 2018 for student satisfaction and ranks 13th in the country for medicine. The university is just a short bus ride away from One London Road, and with the University being very rural, this is one of the closest purpose built student accommodation buildings to the University.

Built by a reputable developer with extensive experience in this area, One London Road is scheduled to complete in Spetember 2020 in time for that years in take of students. The project will be managed by the leading student management company Urban Student Living who will look after all of the management on behalf of our investors.

Investment Highlights

  • Prices from £69,999 for a studio apartment
  • 10% net return for 3 years from completion
  • 4% interest on deposits during construction
  • 250 years leasehold
  • £350 per annum ground rent
  • £1200 per annum service charge and management (not applicable during rental assurance)
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Opto Student, Newcastle.

05/02/19
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8% Net assured rental for 5 years, prices from £81,250

Opto Student Newcastle, is a high yielding UK Student Accommodation Investment located in one of the country’s most under supplied student markets. Designed to address the lack of available high-quality student rooms, Opto Student Newcastle is strategically positioned to cater for Newcastle University and Northumbria University students and offers city centre, waterfront accommodation done to a very high standard.

This property, scheduled to complete by Sept 2019, will offer a selection of highly desirable self contained studios and will feature top class on-site facilities creating the perfect home from home environment for students. Opto Student Newcastle is set to become one of the most desirable student accommodation buildings in the city and offers investors the opportunity to earn a passive income from one of the UK’s leading University cities.

Investment Highlights:

  • Assured return of 8% per annum for 5 years
  • Prices start from £81,250
  • Construction already started and scheduled to complete in Sept 19
  • High specification self contained studios
  • Prime location with 50,000 students
  • Fully managed investment
  • Award winning developer with impeccable track record
  • Interest on deposited funds during construction

 

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