East Midlands Business Link: Winners revealed: the 2020 East Midlands Bricks Awards

By Adrian Bishop | October 30, 2020

On Thursday evening (29 October) Business Link Magazine held its highly anticipated 2020 East Midlands Bricks Awards ceremony. Taking place online for the first time since the annual event’s inception, property and construction professionals gathered at the virtual awards evening to recognise and celebrate those behind the changing landscape of our region, and reward the…

East Midlands Business Link: Lincoln-based student accommodation firm open new Nottingham office

By Adrian Bishop | October 23, 2020

A Lincoln-based provider of student accommodation is celebrating its fourth birthday by opening a second office. Letting agent and property management company, Student Housing, which is part of the Lincoln Property Co., opened its Nottingham office earlier this week. Established by former University of Lincoln students Harry Conti (25) and Marcus Askam-Yates (28), Student Housing’s…

Love Business: Student Housing Nominated For Responsible Business Awards

By Adrian Bishop | April 2, 2020

Specialist lettings agent and property management company Student Housing has been shortlisted for a prestigious regional business award. 2020 East Midlands Brick Awards The company, which has offices in Lincoln and Nottingham, is a finalist in the 2020 East Midlands Brick Awards. Organised by East Midlands Business Link magazine the awards celebrate the work of…

East Midlands Business Link: Time Out: Marcus Askam-Yates, Student Housing

By Adrian Bishop | March 27, 2020

A “lock-down” weekend is just around the corner and that means it’s time for some quick fire questions to wind down with. Here Marcus Askam-Yates, Director of Student Lettings and a founder at Lincoln and Nottingham-based Student Housing, takes on ‘Time Out’. Read More

Property Industry Eye: Student tenants quit rental homes in droves as universities close down teaching

By Adrian Bishop | March 25, 2020

Student tenants are leaving their rental accommodation in droves after universities and colleges close face-to-face teaching. One agent said that 72% of its student tenants are returning home to their parents, leaving rental homes empty. Oxford University has cancelled exams and urged all UK undergraduates to return home after some students tested positive for coronavirus….

PropertyInvestor Today: Investment roundup: Student Housing Boom and Southbank Tower Relaunch

By Adrian Bishop | March 16, 2020

Student Housing completes £2.6 million acquisition plan A Nottingham letting agent and property management firm has completed a £2.6million property acquisition plan in the city. Student Housing, which specialises in ‘high-quality’ student accommodation, received the keys for a five-bedroom, £300,000 house in Lenton at the end of last week. The property is the eleventh to…

Letting Agent Today: Agency buys £2.6m of student properties on behalf of investors

By Adrian Bishop | March 11, 2020

A lettings agent has completed a £2.6million property acquisition plan in one city on behalf of investors, and will go on to manage the portfolio. Student Housing, which specialises in university accommodation in Nottingham and nearby locations, purchased a total of 11 properties. The acquisition fund was raised in June last year when Student Housing…

BBC Radio Nottingham: Interview with Harry Conti

By Adrian Bishop | November 26, 2019

BBC Radio Nottingham interview with Student Housing founder Harry Conti.

Nottinghamshire Live: Take a look inside five star luxury student apartments in Lenton – complete with cinema room

By Adrian Bishop | November 24, 2019

Cinema rooms and emperor sized LED TV beds.  It’s unlikely that these are your memories of life in student accommodation but it’s what some lucky scholars could experience from January. In what lettings firm, Student Housing is calling its most luxurious student accommodation to date, five apartments are being created in Lenton Boulevard in a £100,000…

Love Business: Student housing directors feature in prestigious business awards

By Adrian Bishop | November 6, 2019

Two young entrepreneurial property professionals have been recognised in a prestigious business awards scheme. Harry Conti (26) and Marcus Askam Yates (28), directors of Student Housing, a specialist lettings agency and property management company, have both made it into Lincolnshire’s first-ever ’30 Under 30′ awards. Organised by news website, The Lincolnite, ’30 Under 30′ celebrates…