“There’s been lots of activity this week and the industry has shown its adaptability in meeting the current restrictions. It has been great to see the reopening of amenity spaces in the ‘new norm’, as these amenities are much valued by residents.
“Some construction has restarted, Build to Rent schemes have opened their doors, and physical distancing and virtual viewings have begun, which is brilliant for operators and residents alike, as those wanting to move can now do so safely.”Bea Patel, Editor, BTR News
In the news this week
MediaCityUK’s newest Build to Rent development in Manchester – Duet – has launched a video and all access personal virtual viewings for those looking for a new home to rent.
A full planning application has been submitted for new Build to Rent homes at Lancaster Wharf – in the Gun Quarter in Birmingham.
A Build to Rent development in Liverpool – Plaza 1821 – has opened its doors to residents as it nears completion.
Harrison Street makes two new senior hires – who bring significant European investing and asset management expertise to their growing team.
Get Living PLC has appointed a Director of Real Estate to manage their existing Build to Rent portfolio.
HUB has launched Chesterfield House in Wembley – a Build to Rent scheme known as UNCLE Wembley.
Vertus has reopened its amenity spaces and show floor, with stringent social distancing measures.