Oso and Associates have ongoing commissions from investors seeking to expand their student portfolios. Background including the Universities and the student housing demand are researched and potential sites for student developments identified, full appraisals developed to illustrate viability both long and short term together with demand profiles.
Modern student schemes offer single and double hotel style rooms with en-suite facilities. Further communal facilities could be offered enhancing the investment i.e. laundries, lounges, gyms, retail outlets, and other facilities, meet the clients brief.
Student developments lend themselves to the inclusion of “Green Solutions”, Continuous Heating and Power(CHP), Photo Voltaic, Heat Pumps, Grey Water and possibly wind turbines. If design, location or orientation permit the inclusion of some or all of these, green items could provide income and make savings helping utility and management costs.