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

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Care Homes & Retirement Living 2020

Tuesday 24th November 2020

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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.

The winners and losers of lockdown?

Inevitably, as swift adjustments to lifestyles and working habits alter behaviour for the foreseeable future, some property markets are left pondering their options for diversification. We’re looking at which sectors are coming out on top and those that have seen the biggest hits since lockdown.

News - Property Conferences and Events for Property Development and Investment Professionals

Emerging Alternative Asset Trends for 2018

Alternative property investments accounted for a third of the UK market during the first half of 2017. We ask: what are the emerging trends that will continue to dominate in 2018? Read more
Posted: 10th Oct 2017

UK risks losing a generation of property SMEs

New homes built by SME firms fell below a quarter of market output for the first time ever in 2016. What has gone wrong? Read more
Posted: 5th Oct 2017

Collectivism and community in the property market

The Neighbourhood Planning Act 2017 has been given Royal assent and its regulations are now in operation, but is collectivism really having an impact in the market? Read more
Posted: 31st Aug 2017

London Mayor dangles another carrot for developers. Will it work?

London Mayor Sadiq Khan confirms a ‘threshold approach’ toward affordable housing in the Supplementary Planning Guidance. We discuss guidelines, promises, crackdowns and carrots ahead of our Viability and Planning conference on Thursday 28th September. Read more
Posted: 17th Aug 2017

Investing in London commercial property, one year on

We look at the current shape of London's commercial sector a year after the Brexit vote, and why portfolio diversification is key for today’s investors. Read more
Posted: 8th Aug 2017

5 long-term London investment growth trends | Residential

We’ve compiled top findings from across the web to develop a clearer picture of today’s property landscape for residential investors. Read more
Posted: 3rd Aug 2017

Join us for our first alternative assets event this September

From student housing and retirement living to PRS and ‘micro living’, investors are opting for emerging high-yield markets to bypass stalling sales. Read more
Posted: 11th Jul 2017

What does the general election result mean for the market?

With the UK housing minister gone and markets caught in the crossfire after what was an eventful general election, we discuss what the situation means for property businesses and housing delivery. Read more
Posted: 20th Jun 2017

Is 2017 the year of alternative asset diversification?

Due to huge interest in the alternative markets, we will be taking a detailed look at the alternative residential sector in the UK and Europe this September. Read more
Posted: 8th Jun 2017

The evolution of UK residential development funding

We're in the midst of a multi-tier funding environment in the UK residential market. We discuss what has changed, who is delivering and how the hybrid approach is dominating development and investment. Read more
Posted: 23rd May 2017