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Kiln House, Stoke

Welcome to Kiln House in Stoke-on-Trent, a completed and operational student accommodation building consisting of 96 already occupied studio apartments perfectly designed for todays modern students. Kiln House is situated approximately 8 minutes walk from the University of Staffordshire and has been operational now for the last 4 years achieving occupancy in excess of 80% for most of those years. The project is also conveniently located to Stoke train station providing easy access out across the rest of the UK. Amenities include a gymnasium, games room, cinema room as well as fully staffed concierge / reception area. All units on this project will come complete with a 2 years rental assurance at 7% net assured by the developer and will be managed directly by the University of Staffordshire's student union Greenpad. The university involvement effectively ensures that no stamp duty will be payable on any of these units. This coupled with the low service charges and zero ground rent make this an appealing prospect for student accommodation investors searching for yields north of 7%. The University of Staffordshire consists of approx. 13,000 students and is due to open in September of this year. The building is already open to accept students for the forthcoming academic year and is already 50% occupied having been 100% occupied during COVID. Prices are extremely reasonable at just £69,950 per unit. Investment Highlights Completed, operational student accommodation Only £69,950 Zero ground rent Zero stamp duty The only University approved PBSA studios Managed by Staffordshire University’s student union 2 year rental assurance (7% NET)
Sanjit Dhanjal
6th June 2022

X1 Cheltenham Place, Manchester

Introducing the next project in a long list of successful ventures by award- winning developer X1, we welcome you to X1 Cheltenham Place. This luxury studio apartments are perfect for professionals, graduates and students, and come with all the amenities you need to make life easy. Residents will have access to a gym, laundry facilities and bike storage, as well as being just five minutes’ walk from Salford Crescent station. And if that’s not enough, we’re also close to the incredible city of Manchester either a short journey by train or car, or a leisurely walk. This development follows on from the hugely popular project across the road, X1 The Campus – now enjoying 100% occupancy. X1 Cheltenham Place is eagerly awaited by investors and residents alike, bringing hundreds of luxury studio apartments to this thriving city. Investment Highlights Luxury studio apartments from £119,995 7% net rental return assured for 5 years 999 years lease Earn an assured £41,982 over 5 years Excellent location prime for rentals
Sanjit Dhanjal
21st March 2022

Affinity Living, Birmingham

Introducing - Affinity Living Lancaster Wharf, Birmingham Following the fantastic success of the Affinity Living purpose built residential properties in Manchester, the high end brand now moves its focus to Birmingham, with this stunning collection of 266 1 and 2 bedroom apartments situated in a prime location in Birmingham's City Centre. Our Affinity Living development in Birmingham is a bespoke 266-apartment development in a prime city centre location. Bringing Affinity Living’s user-led approach to rental living to a city where a quarter of households rent their properties. Promising the brand’s standard of prime location, modern design and premium amenities, Lancaster Wharf is set to provide a living experience unmatched anywhere else in the city. With a range of premium communal living areas and state-of-the-art garden spaces, Affinity Living encourages residents out of their apartments and into a thriving resident community. Reintroducing greenery to the canal front, the waterfront courtyard will provide a relaxing outdoor space for residents to escape busy city life. Amenities Large, contemporary living spaces State-of-the-art gymnasium Rooftop Terrace Waterfront garden courtyard Residents’ lounge TV lounge area Live/work lounge & private working booths Payment Plan Reservation Fee: £5000 Deposit on exchange: 30% of property value Final payment on completion: 70% of property value less the reservation fee
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3rd June 2021

One London Road, Newcastle-Under-Lyme

Priced at £79,999, 8.5% Net Assured for 3 years, 3% 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 accommodation studio apartments spread across 5 blocks. The project, 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 number 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 January 2023 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 £79,999 for a studio apartment 8.5% net return for 3 years from completion 3% interest on deposits during construction 250 years leasehold £350 per annum ground rent £1350 per annum service charge and management (not applicable during rental assurance)
Sanjit Dhanjal
3rd May 2019

The Waterhouse, Manchester

Anticipated 7% p.a rental yield, Prices starting from £139,950 Perfectly located on the banks of the River Irwell, The Waterhouse is a newbuild, off-plan residential development in the heart of Greater Manchester. The high-specification nine storey building complimented with private balconies and roof terrace comprises 86 stunning waterside apartments affording impressive city and water views. This development comprises 86 stunning waterside apartments that come with impressive city and water views. This project also offers a range of well-appointed one, two and three bedroom apartments together with two bedroom duplexes and stunning two and three bed penthouses. The Waterhouse offers a range of on-site amenities, gymnasium and communal lounges that provide adaptable contemporary space, be it for watching movies, gaming or social gatherings. Landscaped rooftop gardens allow residents to relax overlooking the river and enjoy their own private outside space away from the bustle of modern city life. An excellent range of local shops, bars and restaurants can be found within walking distance or easy bike ride with on-site cycle storage provided. Residents can easily access Manchester city centre and Salford Quays/Media City by foot and are well connected by public transport with frequent bus services throughout the day. Investment Highlights: High Specification 1, 2, 3 & duplex bedroom apartments Prices start from £139,950 Private Balconies Outstanding city and water views Just 20 minutes walk to Manchester City Centre Built by trusted and reliable developer with good experience in Manchester Project is due to complete in Q4 2020 Car parking available  
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4th February 2019