Monday, November 30, 2020

BTR NEWS

BTR Health & Wellbeing

Moda & MYNDUP partnership offers residents mental health support
Moda Living has teamed up with MYNDUP to offer its residents mental health support as the UK’s latest lockdown ensues.
Wellness in design – the optimum built environment
Moda provides an insight into wellness in design within its Build to Rent schemes, and how it must be stitched into the fabric of a building.
The hidden financial benefits of health & wellbeing series
Welcome to an educational series from LifeProven Wellbeing Property Consultancy on how Build to Rent providers can leverage health and wellbeing to improve financial outcomes.
Feeling good inside: How can interior design promote wellbeing?
Furnishing provider – David Phillips – discuss how interior design can promote wellbeing, from aesthetics, sustainability and intelligent uses of space, to ergonomics and environmental protection.
Build to Rent looks to a healthier future
As we begin to see the easing of restrictions following lockdown, Moda Living discusses how the way we live will change – with a vision of normal life on the horizon.
Webinar: What should Build to Rent operators consider during Covid-19?
A webinar dedicated to the Build to Rent sector is streaming live this week, with a line-up of Build to Rent experts.

BTR DEVELOPMENTS

A design case study: BTR at its best – The Wullcomb, Leicester
A case study that takes a deeper look into The Wullcomb Build to Rent scheme in Leicester, a collaboration between CallisonRTKL, Long Harbour and Way of Life.
No. 4 Upper Riverside scheme offers one month’s free rent
A Build to Rent scheme at Greenwich Peninsula is offering residents one month’s free rent.
Tour of The Green Rooms, which features largest fresco
BTR News visited The Green Rooms for a tour of the development, and to see its monumental contemporary abstract fresco – which was a stunning feature at the development.

BTR TECH

BTR FURNITURE

Begin to reimagine: Canary Wharf’s hottest new development reveals its latest pet-friendly BTR show floor
AGC kicks off its Build to Rent partnership with Vertus, as Canary Wharf’s hottest new development reveals its latest pet-friendly show floor.
The rise and rise of furniture rentals
We speak to Roomservice by CORT about the rise in furniture rentals and how this trend presents an opportunity for Build to Rent operators.
Interview with Hatch’s Head of Build to Rent
Hatch’s Head of Build to Rent - Jodie Wardell - sits down with BTR News and talks changes in the market and a bright future for Build to Rent.
Feeling good inside: How can interior design promote wellbeing?
Furnishing provider – David Phillips – discuss how interior design can promote wellbeing, from aesthetics, sustainability and intelligent uses of space, to ergonomics and environmental protection.
‘Styling for Sanctuary’ social trend and its implications
BoConcept explore the social trend - ‘Styling for Sanctuary’ – which has a greater demand for organic interior design.
Catering for the kitchen table economy
As the country went into lockdown, people began to work from home where possible, however home working could be here to stay. With this in mind, Hatch Interiors discuss how residents are likely to want flexibility from their Build to Rent home, and how flexible workspaces through clever interior design play a vital role.

BTR Opinions

Pro-buying Britain – modern day attitudes towards renting
Following the release of Sigma Capital’s industry research, the company explore the report and the attitudes it has revealed.
Why we need to invest in a sustainable construction industry
Bhangals Construction Consultants provide an insight into the current challenges facing sustainable construction projects.
5 Reasons why Vertical Farming can be the future of Build to Rent
Square Mile Farms discuss why vertical farming can be the future of Build to Rent, supporting wellbeing, creating engagement and experiences, and contributing to a sustainable future.
Build to Rent should accelerate plans for technology and workspace to make the most of post-Covid demand
Triadic Labs discuss how BTR can create entire developments virtually – offering fully online and immersive experiences, which also enables the marketing of rooms much earlier than practical completion.
How Rendall & Rittner are managing shared facilities in the Covid era
Rendall & Rittner share how they are managing shared facilities, and how lockdown has provided insights that will influence the design and planning of facilities in future schemes.

BTR PLANNING

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Broadway Malyan Build to Rent scheme gets green light
Broadway Malyan’s new Surrey Build to Rent development has received planning permission from Mole Valley District Council.
Pro-buying Britain – modern day attitudes towards renting
Following the release of Sigma Capital’s industry research, the company explore the report and the attitudes it has revealed.
The Advanced Rent Option (ARO) launches national rollout
The Advanced Rent Option (ARO) has launched its national rollout following the success of its pilot.
IRPM and UKAA working groups merge
The IRPM and UKAA working groups have merged to deliver better learning and upskilling opportunities.

BTR GLOBAL NEWS

Washington DC will see first modular multifamily building – Modo
Washington DC will see its first ever modular multifamily apartment building.
More tenants paid May rent compared to April, survey reveals
The US multifamily and UK Build to Rent sector show resilience as landlords in Orange and Los Angeles County say rent payments were higher in May than April. And Build to Rent operator - Moda Living - also collected 98% of rent during lockdown.
Construction for The Grant is underway
Construction for The Grant multifamily scheme has begun – and it will see two buildings spanning two adjacent blocks in downtown Concord, US.

BTR RESEARCH

BNP Paribas’ Q3 2020 Build to Rent market report
BNP Paribas share their Build to Rent report which provides key insights into the market during Q3 2020.
Gatehouse Bank release report of performance during pandemic
Gatehouse Bank has released a report which assesses the performance of the Build to Rent sector during the Covid-19 pandemic.
New report reveals Build to Rent insights and statistics
A report has been released showing insights and statistics on the Build to Rent sector.
Arcadis reveal Build to Rent construction cost location index
Arcadis share their Build to Rent construction cost location index – which has been prepared based on a selected snapshot of their Build to Rent project data.

BTR PEOPLE

deverellsmith complete new senior hire for Quintain Ireland
deverellsmith has completed a senior hire – a Multifamily Specialist – for Quintain Ireland.
Strawberry Star appoints new Managing Director of Developments
Strawberry Star has announced the appointment of a new Managing Director of Developments to deliver its additional new homes.
Fixflo announces Kevin Watson as new BTR industry advisor
Fixflo announces the appointment of Kevin Watson as the new BTR industry advisor – to develop their product to meet the needs of the sector.
The importance of staff recognition in tough times
The Property Recruitment Company discuss the importance of staff recognition during these difficult times, with practical solutions to support them.

BTR COLIVING

New data shows increase in renters opting for coliving
New data by Built Asset Management shows an increase in renters opting for coliving opposed to single accommodation.
Coliving operators and the Build to Rent market – what do developers need to know?
Global funding for coliving has increased 210% year on year to June 2019 – so it’s easy to see why the concept has gained attention from developers. Built Asset Management discuss what developers need to know about coliving operators and the Build to Rent market.
Get Living and Muse announce major forward funding deal
Get Living and Muse agree a major forward funding deal to deliver the final phase of one of the largest regeneration schemes in South East London.
The future of a thriving residential community in Build to Rent
Communities are the heartbeat of Build to Rent schemes. With the changes imposed by Covid-19, StarRez share their insights on the future of a thriving residential community.

LATEST ARTICLES

Broadway Malyan Build to Rent scheme gets green light
Broadway Malyan’s new Surrey Build to Rent development has received planning permission from Mole Valley District Council.
Pro-buying Britain – modern day attitudes towards renting
Following the release of Sigma Capital’s industry research, the company explore the report and the attitudes it has revealed.
The Advanced Rent Option (ARO) launches national rollout
The Advanced Rent Option (ARO) has launched its national rollout following the success of its pilot.
IRPM and UKAA working groups merge
The IRPM and UKAA working groups have merged to deliver better learning and upskilling opportunities.
Vertus’ 8 Water Street scheme opens its doors to residents
Vertus has opened its doors to 8 Water Street – welcoming the first residents to its new pet-friendly Build to Rent development.
deverellsmith complete new senior hire for Quintain Ireland
deverellsmith has completed a senior hire – a Multifamily Specialist – for Quintain Ireland.
Ascend ensures 99% rent collection during Covid with hands-on support
Ascend has reported that it has collected 99% of all invoiced rent during the coronavirus crisis.
Birmingham’s Great Charles Street BTR scheme given green light
Great Charles Street Build to Rent scheme has been given the green light by Birmingham City Council.
Winners announced for the HomeViews BTR Awards 2020
The HomeViews BTR Awards 2020 announced The Green Rooms BTR development and operators Urbanbubble and Vertus as award-winners.
BNP Paribas’ Q3 2020 Build to Rent market report
BNP Paribas share their Build to Rent report which provides key insights into the market during Q3 2020.

Most Popular

Placefirst has submitted major city centre regeneration plans to Wolverhampton Council
Placefirst has submitted planning for new Build to Rent homes in the heart of Wolverhampton.
Broadway Malyan Build to Rent scheme gets green light
Broadway Malyan’s new Surrey Build to Rent development has received planning permission from Mole Valley District Council.
How Rendall & Rittner are managing shared facilities in the Covid era
Rendall & Rittner share how they are managing shared facilities, and how lockdown has provided insights that will influence the design and planning of facilities in future schemes.
Moda & MYNDUP partnership offers residents mental health support
Moda Living has teamed up with MYNDUP to offer its residents mental health support as the UK’s latest lockdown ensues.