• The Affordable Housing Investment Conference is coming up on Tuesday 8th September
  • The Global Student Housing Conference will take place on 22nd September 2020

Events Diary

Care Homes & Retirement Living 2020

Tuesday 24th November 2020

Resi Investment & Build to Rent 2020

Tuesday 1st December 2020

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Is Covid-19 accelerating the retirement living sector?

What effect has Covid-19 had on the care and retirement living market and what can developers learn from this period?

What alternative property sectors are investors interested in?

During a year in which traditionally high-performing property sectors like office space, tourism and leisure have turned on their head, investors are taking a moment to reconsider their options. Will 2021 be the year that alternative residential property becomes the big opportunity, or will investors seek more stable commercial ventures?

Interview: Brian Welsh on the changing landscape of student housing

Brian Welsh is the Chief Executive Officer of Nido Student, Europe’s leading developer and operator of purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA). As one of the sector’s leading experts in PBSA, we caught up with Brian to discuss the current state of the student housing sector and how it is being impacted as a result of the pandemic.

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Interview: Martin Hadland on student housing in 2020

Martin Hadland is the Founder and Managing Director of Student First Group. With over 30 years’ experience working at and consulting for universities, property brokers and advisors, as well as leading commercial operations for a specialist student accommodation provider, we caught up with Martin to discuss the student housing over the last 12 months. Read more
Posted: 17th Apr 2020

The rise of the global student housing market

Over the last five years, the student housing market has gone global. We’re taking a look at the key markets and global trends that are set to influence student accommodation. Read more
Posted: 26th Feb 2020

Interview: Katy Warrick on the London residential market

Katy Warrick is a Residential Research Director and Head of London Residential Research at Savills. As an expert and regular speaker on market trends, supply and demand and key opportunities within London residential markets, we sat down to discuss the current outlook in London right now. Read more
Posted: 11th Feb 2020

Interview: Tonia Secker and Rob Beiley on UK affordable housing

Tonia Secker is a Partner and Head of Affordable Housing and Rob Beiley is a Partner at international law firm, Trowers & Hamlins. With decades of experience between them in advising housing associations and local authorities on major projects, we sat down to discuss their work in the industry and the current opportunities for further affordable housing delivery. Read more
Posted: 11th Feb 2020

2020 property market outlook

What is the property outlook currently in post-election Britain? We’re taking a closer look at what some of the experts are seeing right now and what some are predicting for key sectors within the industry. Read more
Posted: 31st Jan 2020

2020 property trend predictions

Following on from our 2019 review, we’re taking a closer look at some of the key themes and topics that could affect property sectors throughout 2020. Read more
Posted: 13th Jan 2020

Year in review: 2019 property market

2019 has been a tumultuous year across many markets, perhaps not least for experts and consumers within property sectors. However, not all doom and gloom, there have also been some key milestones throughout the year, such as the celebration of the 100-year anniversary of modern council housing. Read more
Posted: 13th Jan 2020

The growth of the UK’s Build to Rent sector

Recent research by Savills, commissioned for the British Property Federation, has highlighted 20% year on year growth in the Build to Rent (BTR) sector, with the number of completed units rising by 31% over the same period. For an industry significantly increasing its contribution to housing delivery right now, we’re taking a closer look at what’s going on in the market. Read more
Posted: 6th Dec 2019

Interview: Philip Schmid on investment in senior living markets

Following on from our recent article on the emerging trends in retirement living markets, we sat down with Philip Schmid, Director of Living Capital Markets (Healthcare) for global real estate professionals, JLL, to discuss diversification and investment within senior living models right now. Read more
Posted: 11th Nov 2019

Interview: Alan Collett on the current state of Build to Rent

Alan Collett FRICS is the Fund Manager at Hearthstone Investments and a past President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Having chaired our own Residential Investment and Build to Rent (BTR) conference for the last nine years and worked across all areas of property acquisition, development, management and sales, Alan was our first port of call to discuss what’s going on in the Build to Rent market right now. Read more
Posted: 31st Oct 2019