Homes For Students Secures 25-Property Deal

Homes for Students, the national student housing management provider, has secured a contract to provide accommodation and facilities management services to 25 purpose-built student accommodation properties for up to five years.

The portfolio of properties is owned by Singapore-headquartered Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd, which recently acquired the assets from the Mansion Student Accommodation Fund.

The 5,500-bed portfolio is located across 12 cities in the UK – Aberystwyth, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leicester, Lincoln, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Nottingham, Oxford and Sheffield. Five assets are in London.

Homes for Students will provide a full range of services including sales and marketing, rent collection and financial management, tenancy management, total facilities management including helpdesk and reception, life cycle and asset management, energy management and commercial tenancy management.