West Bridgford Wire: Student housing entrepreneurs open Nottingham office

By Adrian Bishop | May 19, 2019

Having built a business that manages a £42.5 million property portfolio and is Lincoln’s largest provider of high-quality student accommodation, entrepreneurs Harry Conti (25) and Marcus Askam-Yates (28), have now set their sights on Nottingham with the opening of a new office in the city.  Disappointed with the standard of accommodation they could find to rent; the…

Letting Agent Today: Second office for agency run by former students in their 20s

By Adrian Bishop | May 17, 2019

The agency handling the largest volume of student accommodation in Lincoln is celebrating its fourth birthday by opening a second office outside of the city. Letting agency and property management firm Student Housing, which is part of the Lincoln Property Co., opened its Nottingham office this week. Established by former University of Lincoln students Harry…

City X: Lincoln student accommodation provider expands with second office

By Adrian Bishop | May 15, 2019

One of Lincoln’s largest student accommodation providers is celebrating its fourth birthday with the launch of 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 and Marcus Askam-Yates, Student…

Estate Agent Network: Harry Conti from FreshRent

By Adrian Bishop | March 13, 2016

Where did the idea of FreshRent come from? About 2 years ago my business partner and I were searching for student accommodation from home, we couldn’t pop into a branch as we were back home, miles away from campus. We decided to look online at website like AccommodationForStudents and Rightmove, but the websites felt outdated,…

The Lincolnite: Former students expand Lincoln property empire with new shared apartments

By Adrian Bishop | October 8, 2015

A Lincoln housing company set up by former students has announced that it has acquired a number of revamped apartments in the city centre. Student Housing Lincoln, which is part of the Lincoln Property Co., will take over management of the Bank Street Apartments, taking the value of their student property portfolio to over £3…