Across the pond, 'Multi-Family', the US version of Build to rent, has been established for over a decade, but could provide insight as to how much growth potential is left in the sector if the US property market is anything to go by.
The build to rent sector has gained momentum in recent years and now accounts for 1% of all UK rental properties, having surged by 135% since 2017.
According to the latest research from build-to-rent specialist, Ascend Properties, 2.4m more people now renting vs a decade ago - a rise of around 5%.
Against a backdrop of sub-par living standards and a challenging financial climate, does the UK's rising population of tenants need a Minister for Renting?
Analysis by Savills for the British Property Federation (BPF) found that the number of ‘build-to-rent’ (BTR) homes has hugely increased.
The size of prime London’s luxury build-to-rent sector has grown by 35% in five years, according to new figures.
There are now 148,046 Build to Rent homes complete, under construction or in planning across the UK, up 20% compared to last year, with then number of completed units up 31%, new research has found.
High-quality student accommodation and housing affordability issues are persuading many post-grads to embrace long-term renting in PRS blocks.
American property giant CBRE on Wednesday unveiled a shock £267 million swoop for London builder Telford Homes to tap in on the capital’s burgeoning build-to-rent market.
Investment into the Build to Rent (BTR) sector in the UK reached a record high in 2018 with almost £4 billion of new funds allocated to a new analysis.
The value for student housing, build to rent and retirement housing in the UK is set to quadruple in the UK, reaching a combined worth of £880 billion at full maturity, according to a new report.
Legal & General’s plans to develop the Longley Industrial Estate into Brighton’s first Build To Rent (BTR) scheme have been approved. Legal & General now has eleven schemes in operation or development across the UK, delivering 3,700 homes for elective renters.
The days of students renting dingy cramped digs are coming to an end as investment in Purpose Built Student Accommodation soars.
Latest figures show that Glasgow is the one of the most active locations for build-to-rent expansion.
Research by Savills reveals that 30,000 units were built in the UK last year and that 43,400 are currently under construction.
The number of Build to Rent homes under construction across the UK has increased strongly with growth in regional areas catching up with London, new research has found.
Legal & General today announced that it has exchanged contracts on the West Tower in Manchester’s premier development, Deansgate Square, as it continues to scale up its Build To Rent (BTR) portfolio.
Harwood Capital, the fund run by JO Hambro founder Christopher Mills, is planning a £175m float of part of its property arm to capitalise on demand for rented homes.
Telford Homes plans to increase the number of rental homes it builds as demand from investors to enter the sector intensifies.
Plans have been submitted to build four build to rent blocks with more than 800 flats on the former Doncaster Monk Bridge ironworks site in Leeds.
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