Our sponsors and exhibitors look forward to welcoming you and can be found in the exhibition hall during the networking breaks of the conference.
CRM Students is the UK’s leading and largest independent student accommodation management brand, with over 15 years experience in successfully delivering client objectives for the student accommodation industry.
We provide management services for over 140 student schemes in 40 locations throughout the UK and totalling in excess of 29,000 beds.
Every scheme is different and our philosophy is to provide a safe and caring environment in which our student tenants and our staff can live and work, whilst taking into account the sensitivities of the local area and community.
We are a trusted partner and industry expert with an exceptional reputation for delivering outstanding student accommodation.
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Investec’s Structured Property Finance team has over 20 years’ experience in real estate. We focus on developing close and exceptional partnerships with our clients to provide solutions for deals requiring funding of £5 million upwards. Last year we lent more than £700 million. We pride ourselves on examining each deal on its merits to create interesting and flexible solutions, we are not tick-box lenders. Our flat structure allows our team the freedom to get to a decision quickly. We understand that our clients sometimes need their finance partners to move fast when a project demands it. Our process – with four credit sittings a week and a dedicated in-house legal team – means we can very quickly move from application through analysis to decision.
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amber energy® is a consultancy based in Cardiff and London who provide solutions to the complex world of energy. Founded in 2009 amber energy® leads the way in PBSA Energy Management and have over 7 years’ experience working with private PBSA owners, providing them with specialised solutions tailored for their business needs. By “challenging the norm” amber’s team of in-house experts work in partnership with businesses to find solutions to reduce their utility costs. For amber, it’s all about supporting businesses to achieve their goals, because the best kind of energy broker, is not a broker.
ASK4 is an award-winning provider of high-speed internet solutions and managed data services. Partnering with universities and private accommodation providers, ASK4 currently serves over 160,000 customers at 400+ sites across Europe.
Services include superfast broadband, full site WiFi, 24/7/365 multi-lingual technical support and VoIP telephony. ASK4 also offers a range of infrastructure networks to enable building services such as IP-CCTV and door access control.
In 2017, ASK4 won Innovation of the Year for 4Network at the Student Accommodation Awards.
Our industry leading Student Accommodation team focus solely on the student housing sector.
We have the largest dedicated London-based valuation team in the student sector and have fully experienced sector valuers in our national network. We seek to create advantage for all our clients from a combination of accurate valuations, reliable delivery, up-to-date market intelligence, benchmark data and our wider network of industry contacts.
We are the retained valuer to the Unite UK Student Accommodation Fund, The IQ Fund, The Curlew Fund, Empiric Student Property Plc and to all the UK institutions with sector exposure. We provide regular and one-off advice to the full range of lenders in today's marketplace.
David Phillips Student is the UK’s leading contract furniture and specialist services provider to the student accommodation sector. We provide the industry’s most comprehensive line-up of services, designed to help you to make the most of your investment by creating the best contemporary living spaces for your student tenants.
For those of you who know StudentCom, we are excited to let you know we are now Glide Student.
Glide Student is part of Glide, a group of businesses dedicated to providing complete connectivity, utilities and communications services for the student, business and Build-To-Rent markets.
Glide Student is the leading provider of complete connectivity services for student accommodation serving over 350,000 students across 600 sites. We create better student experiences through best in class broadband services, cabling expertise, seamless and powerful insights into what your students need.
Whether it’s studying, socialising, streaming, gaming, browsing or downloading, students always need fast, reliable internet, great content and friendly, efficient support that’s always there for them (and all of their devices). Glide Student has created Wi-Fi and connectivity services that keeps your students happy, your rooms filled, and always adds value to your organisation.
Irwin Mitchell acts for a wide variety of clients who rely on our commercial approach and ‘can do’ attitude. Our team works across major centres throughout the UK, so we understand the factors that influence your markets and the challenges you face
Our Real Estate team offers a broad range of services and specialist expertise for clients across all sectors. Whether you are investing in, developing, funding or occupying property, we can fulfil your legal needs and support you in achieving your business aspirations.
Crystal Facilities Management has invaluable experience in
assisting the education sector with their building needs. Whether scheduled or
reactive works, we take great care to understand the detail within the
specifications and scope of works whilst delivering a planned and time
efficient operation to fulfil the needs of every customer. We are specialists
in the management of student accommodation, outsourcing strategies and
delivering integrated services enabling our customers to maximise their budgets
whilst providing an unrivalled world class service.
www.crystalservices.uk.com | 0845 459 3157 | email@example.com
Cushman & Wakefield is a market leader in the provision of Student Accommodation services in the UK. Our expertise is unique in that our client base and experience consists of all those involved in the student accommodation marketplace – universities, investors, developers, operators, as well as local and central government. Our data driven in-depth analysis and deep understanding of the issues and challenges facing the student accommodation and wider Higher Education sector enables us to provide market-leading, actionable advice. As a full-service provider, we are involved in all stages of the property life cycle including market targeting, demand & supply assessments, investment, valuation, development, funding and real estate strategy.
Fresh Property Group is a leading expert in the Purpose Built Accommodation sector. We currently have £1.9bn assets under management across the UK and in Ireland on behalf of our clients. Fresh Property Group looks after both Student Accommodation and Build-to-Rent Accommodation through our Fresh Student Living and Five Nine Living brands. The group acts as the backbone to both service lines, providing national infrastructure and buying power to the individual brands, whilst ensuring they can both act dynamically and responsively to the intricate nuances and marketing requirements of each market segment.
Lockton’s Real Estate & Construction team deliver innovative insurance placements and risk management services for student housing owners and operators. Our many years of experience in this sector have enabled us to develop a robust and proven policy wording which goes beyond the basic insurance needs of a student housing landlord and includes valuable extensions to cover. Lockton is the world’s largest privately owned independent global broker, with 6,500 associates and 85 offices worldwide.
Established in 2009, Maslow Capital is a leading provider of development finance for the construction of purpose-built student accommodation. Equipped with one of the biggest balance sheets in the industry, offering loans of up to £100 million per scheme. Maslow specialises in the provision of senior and stretch senior loans and actively support experienced and professional developers undertaking residential, mixed-used and student developments in the UK.
At ChapmanBDSP, we understand that student accommodation is about much more than bedrooms.
We are a building services consultancy with a proud record of providing value engineered solutions in the sector and well beyond.
We provide a full multi-disciplinary service - including MEP, environmental, fire, lighting and vertical transportation - and our wider work in co-living accommodation, hotels and residential sectors allows us to take advantage of knowledge gained on a diverse range of projects.
Our clients rely on us deliver comfort, facilities, data connectivity and security solutions while focusing on optimising cost and design.
FP McCann is the UK’s largest precast manufacturer, producing one of the most extensive ranges of precast products.
It’s Architectural & Structural precast division is a leading supplier of precast concrete modular building solutions to the Student Accommodation market. The cross-wall construction system provides a complete structural alternative to traditional building that comprises of floors, walls, stairs and landings. This can be supplied as a grey concrete frame to be clad or brick faced / acid etched sandwich panel system with the option for windows and glazing to be installed during manufacture.
The benefits of a precast solution is Precision, Quality, Speed, Robustness, Fire Resistance, excellent Acoustic properties , it is also a very economical solution to your accommodation requirements reducing the time on-site by up to 50%
NSP Security has been manufacturing and providing Electronic Locking and Access Control Systems for over 20 years, and we are one of the leading providers to the PBSA & Higher Education sectors.
We have been trusted to secure many thousands of doors, across many hundreds of locations across the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe.
NSP Security have consistently driven down the cost of Electronic Access Control, whilst investing significantly in product development, and to that end launching features such as Mobile Access Control, enabling Residents access via their Smart Phone.
We would be delighted to discuss any new PBSA development, and provide you a brief demonstration at the conference – please visit our stand for more information.
Offsite Solutions is the leading bathroom pod manufacturer in the UK, supplying over 10,000 pod units every year to leading main contractors and developers. We offer a comprehensive range of high-quality bathroom pods to suit all sectors and budgets, from cost-effective GRP composite units, hybrid pods and premium 5* steel framed pods for high specification applications. Our expertise spans a wide range of sectors including hotels, healthcare, PRS/Build to Rent, student accommodation, social housing, luxury apartments, care homes and military. Offsite Solutions is part of a family owned group of companies including Deanestor and Dentalstyle. The group has been manufacturing products for the construction industry for more than 60 years. It employs around 500 highly skilled staff, operates production facilities in excess of 250,000 sq. ft. and has annual sales of more than £50m.
Since its foundation in 1983, Technogym has grown to become a world-leading producer of state of the art fitness equipment and digital solutions, renowned for innovative design and next generation, future-proof technology. From concept to final installation, Technogym helps you design a world-class fitness facility that will give students even more reason to select your property. We will work with you to select the right equipment for your available space and unique demographic, as well as assist with delivery, staff training, payment and service packages to suit your specific needs. Since its foundation in 1983, Technogym has grown to become a world-leading producer of state-of-the art fitness equipment and digital solutions, renowned for innovative design and next generation, future-proof technology. From concept to final installation, Technogym helps you design a world-class fitness facility that will give students even more reason to select your property. We will work with you to select the right equipment for your available space and unique demographic, as well as assist with delivery, staff training, payment and service packages to suit your specific needs.
Walker Modular are the only choice for Superior Quality Bathroom Pods. Europe’s Leading Bathroom Pod Designer, Manufacturer and Primary Supplier to Developers, Contractors and Blue Chip Companies. From Five Star Hotels, Hospitals, Prisons, Nursing Homes and Student Accommodation, we've designed and built Bathroom Pods to suit all environments. We have unrivalled knowledge, experience and state-of-the-art Production Facilities which now boasts an impressive 750,000 sqft. We are a Committed Team, driven to deliver the highest standards and we welcome all Developers, Contractors and Architects to view our First Class Exhibition Showroom in Hull in the East Riding of Yorkshire.
ASSA ABLOY Hospitality manufacture, supply and install systems and equipment to suit all your security requirements.
VingCard Locks in your property can be upgraded to work with our easy to use app which is available on IOS and Android smartphones and wearable devices. Our Mobile Access solution adds great value to the guest experience by removing queuing for check-in and keycard encoding. It also has the potential to boost your property’s overall profitability by adding value and relevance to your property.
Our continued drive to use the latest technology ensures that you are able to offer your guests the very best in convenience, security and peace of mind.
Chapps stands for “Checking Apps”.
We specialize in creating Apps for the property management industry.
We built a platform of unique & professional Apps, each one tailored to the different inspection challenges you are confronted with. A Dorm Inspector App specifically designed to handle student housing, A Building Inspector App, designed for block & building management. Last but not least, we complete our series with the Rental Inspector App, a powerful inspection tool for residential lettings.
So, what are you waiting for?
Discover the Chapps Apps today, and change your ways!
Hypnos is a family-run British company, has been manufacturing luxury handmade beds using time-honoured methods for over 100 years. Combining traditional skills with constant innovation and using the finest natural and sustainable materials.
Hypnos Contract Beds understands that its clients are in the Business of Sleep; delivering an exceptional sleep experience for their guests each and every time they visit, encouraging repeat business and positive reviews.
We provide tailored and versatile solutions for each hospitality property, delivering the perfect sleep experience for each type and size of bedroom, ultimately helping to maximise occupancy revenues and positive reviews.
Fireclass is a revolutionary new class of commercial fire detection products. Comprising of a comprehensive range of fully approved, quality products designed and manufactured in Europe, FireClass is designed to appeal to both the end user and installer.
FireClass is an open protocol system, which gives the end user complete freedom of choice when making decisions about the services, management and maintenance of the system.
It is the latest fire detection technology packaged as an easy to install, out-of-the-box, digital open-protocol solution.
Designed and engineered in Europe, FireClass technology is part of Johnson Controls, the world leader in fire and security solutions.
FireClass expert engineers and designers have been developing fire detection solutions for a wide range of environments from simple conventional systems to complex integrated systems for hazardous industrial installations.
RealPage®, the leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, is introducing the most advanced property management, renter services and asset optimisation solutions for BTR investors, agents and operators in the UK.
Our comprehensive, customisable, cloud-based platform is completely integrated to improve performance across property portfolios, addressing all accounting, operations, maintenance, marketing and renter needs—and the UK’s most powerful and effective revenue management system—to maximise value and better asset utilisation for all stakeholders.
The Mercury platform enables accommodation and residential staff to deliver revolutionary, customized content to their students and housing team. This includes custom housing applications, contracts and electronic signatures, online payments, student self-assignment, staff screens and menus. Mercury also delivers a robust set of reporting and administrative tools, without the need for 3rd party plug-ins.
StarRez is the world leader in student accommodation management software solutions with more than 600 clients worldwide. StarRez offers the most robust, mature, and easy-to-use student accommodation management solution on the market providing best-in-class solutions across all accommodation functions including: complete online student booking experience, maintenance requests, contract signature, communication, room conditions, shopping cart, reporting, and flexible billing. StarRez integrates with a range of accounting, online payment, door access, and facilities management solutions to ensure you achieve the highest level of operational efficiency.
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A premium Real Estate practice built to manage the property asset lifecycle from acquisition to exit…
We work with clients to deliver iconic developments and transformational projects, and advise on the most complex Real Estate transactions, including international investments and joint ventures, from pre-acquisition, through development, to successful exit.
Our award-winning team is one of the largest in the market and boasts a truly 360° perspective. Combining innovation with a commitment to client relationships, we are known for delivering what we see as one of the most advanced services in the sector to meet the needs of the globalised market.
Whittam Cox Architects are an award-winning design-led architectural practice with a 45 year heritage. Every design is built on a robust understanding of what drives clients, creating environments which balance form and function, in a commercially responsive context. Their approach has earned the practice a reputation for successful delivery and positive lasting partnerships. Their core strength is derived from their people. They currently employ over 130 talented and committed individuals, operating nationally in a wide range of sectors, primarily focused on residential, retail and commercial.