Established in 1991, Unite Students is the UK’s largest and most experienced developer and operator of student accommodation. We provide a home for over 50,000 students in 138 properties in 28 of the country’s strongest University towns and cities.
Our business is split into two business units: Operations and Property.
The Operations business unit is responsible for our 138 properties including those owned by our co-investment vehicles.
The Property business unit is responsible for our development and asset management strategy, and oversees our two co-investment vehicles.
The business invests in and operates a two specialist funds and joint ventures with institutional investment partners: the £2.3 billion Unite UK Student Accommodation Fund (USAF) and the London Student Accommodation Joint Venture (LSAV).
Unite will maintain its position as the leading provider of student accommodation in the UK by having the best brand, operating the highest quality portfolio of student accommodation, and maintaining the strongest capital structure in the sector. It has a sustainable growth strategy, designed to benefit from the resilient nature of the student accommodation sector.
This is achieved through continuous investment in, and improvement to, the operating platform; highly selective development activity and asset management initiatives.