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Limerick student accommodation development given green light after appeal

A high profile student development in the heart of Limerick City, which had been tied up in delays because of appeals, has been granted planning permission by An Bord Pleanála.

Darwin Resort with PBSA Upside Comes to Market

The Travelodge Resort Darwin at 64 Cavenagh Street in Darwin City comprises 224 rooms, including 32 townhouses, and resort amenities that include five swimming pools, the Treetops Restaurant, conference and events facilities, gymnasium, sun deck and barbecue area, and 115 carparking spaces. The building has the potential to convert to student accommodation.

Student accommodation plans for prominent Cardiff site submitted

Student accommodation developer Fusion Students has submitted a full planning application to redevelop a prominent site in Cardiff into a student accommodation scheme of more than 700 beds. The proposed site at Longcross Court, on 47 Newport Road, is close to the city centre and currently occupied by a red-brick building.

Bristol Temple Quarter PBSA scheme approved

Plans have been approved for a 454-bedroom Bristol PBSA development. It is just 300 metres from the University of Bristol’s £500M Temple Quarter Enterprise Campus. The new Bristol PBSA scheme will help to alleviate the lack of appropriate student accommodation in the South West city.

Landmark JV Buys Land for 826-Bed Student Community

A partnership between Landmark Properties and Peninsula U.S. has acquired a 67-acre site in Columbia, S.C. Plans call for the construction of a 197-unit, 826-bed student housing community.

The Dot Group and Kinetic Capital announce senior executive appointments to drive strategic growth

The Dot Group, the transformational leader in student living, is pleased to announce the appointment of Paddy Allen as the new Chief Executive Officer of Kinetic Capital, its specialist lender in the purpose-built student accommodation sector.

Knight Frank launches Norwich City Centre regeneration opportunity

Knight Frank has been appointed by Columbia Threadneedle Investments to market a transformative redevelopment opportunity in the heart of Norwich. Anglia Square, a substantial 11.4-acre site in the city centre, is being brought to market. It has been given a guide price of £8.5m.

Green light for over 940 student rooms in Nottingham

Proposals for almost 1,000 student rooms across two sites in Nottingham were given the go-ahead by Nottingham City Council’s planning committee on Wednesday afternoon (July 19).

Subtext Begins Development of 498-Bed Student Housing Property Near the University of Tennessee

Subtext has started development of VERVE Knoxville, a 498-bed student housing property located at 1919 Lake Ave. adjacent to the University of Tennessee campus in Knoxville.

Puma Property Finance provides loan for Dundee PBSA

Puma Property Finance (Puma) announced it has provided an £11m follow-on loan to Glenmore Group (Glenmore) to fund the build of a further 98 PBSA beds in Dundee.

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