The Market Monitor Digest (week 23/2023)

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Jun 9, 2023 BONARD Market Monitor team

Student Housing & Co-Living

France, Brest: In Brest, a new residence for students and young professionals

By Yann Guénégou, June 10, 2023

Brest Métropole Habitat and the Ailes association have opened the rental of 115 accommodation units in the new Harteloire residence: 93 for students and 22 for working people.

UK, Norwich: Former Norwich Debenhams store could be knocked down

By Dan Grimmer, June 10, 2023

One of the most prominent buildings in Norwich city centre could be torn down to make way for 400 student flats and new shops.

UK, Preston: Green light for studio apartments scheme

By Laurence Kilgannon, June 09, 2023

Plans for a £22 million purpose-built student accommodation scheme featuring 227 studio apartments on the site of a former divisional police headquarters in Preston have been approved.

Czech Republic: The idea of ​​coliving makes its way in the Czech Republic

By Ivana Vonderkova and Zdenka Kuchyñová, June 06, 2023

Coliving, a new form of shared housing, is gradually making its way in the Czech Republic. While the young are enthusiastic, few investors are willing to embark on this adventure at the moment.

France, Paris: SKEMA Paris opens the doors of its student residence

By Max Arengi, June 08, 2023

Teased during SKEMA's move to its Grand Paris campus in Puteaux, the business school's student residence is finally opening its doors. Integrated into the campus, it will allow 270 students to find accommodation at a lower cost.


Germany, Wolfsburg: Cureus hands over 104 exclusive serviced apartments

Author unknown, June 9, 2023

Cureus has "SCHÖNES LEBEN Wolfsburg an den Sandkrug Gardens", a modern serviced residential complex consisting of three apartment buildings with 104 exclusive serviced apartments.

UK, Cardiff: Plan approved for tallest resi tower in Wales

Aaron Morby, June 9, 2023

Rightacres has got the planning thumbs up to build Wales’ tallest building in the centre of Cardiff, which will provide 330 private rental flats.

Germany, Berlin: Topping-out ceremony for 131 apartments in Berlin's Friedenauerhöhe district

Author unknown, June 9, 2023

Instone Real Estate and OFB Projektentwicklung will realize the first construction phase with 1,060 apartments until 2026. As early as March 2023, the shell of 537 rental apartments was completed.

Germany, Fürth: Hornschuch Campus: Sustainably well thought-out real estate project

Author unknown, June 6, 2023

The Hornschuch Campus is BAYIKO's current project at the gateway to the city of Fürth. The area offers 226 one- to three-room apartments of various sizes between 23 m2 and 120 m2 of living space.

Portugal, Lisbon: Gestilar invests 60 million euros in its first residential in Lisbon

Author unknown, June 8, 2023

Gestilar advances in its first promotion in Portugal. It has allocated 60 million euros to its first residential complex in Lisbon, which consists of a thirteen-story building, with 111 units.

Senior Living

France, Le Tampon: New social housing under construction

By Clicanoo, June 11, 2023

Operation Sonate, which consists of the construction of 120 social apartments. This operation is carried out at the 10th km of Le Tampon. The goal is to build housing for seniors, including social rental apartments. The residence will therefore be intergenerational. 3,600 housing units are planned.

USA, Honolulu: Rents at new senior housing project in Moiliili to start at $521

By Sydney Witte and Connor Arakaki, June 10, 2023

New affordable housing for seniors aged 55 and over is available in Moiliili. The nearly $40 million project was led by Ikenakea Development, a partnership between 3 Leaf Holdings and the Hawaiian Community Development Board. The building contains 105 units – 80 studios and 25 one-bedroom, one-bathroom units.

France, Saint-Denis: First stone laid for the Velours blanc residence

Author unknown, June 09, 2023

The construction of the future Velours blanc residence began this Wednesday, June 7, 2023, in the Bas de la Rivière district, in Saint-Denis. A total of 50 social apartments of type 72 will be built on a plot of 1,500 m2, as well as parking spaces, bicycle storage, or even a pétanque field for seniors will come out of the ground by the end of 2024.

Sweden, Strängnäs: Soon it will explode in Södra stadsskogen

By Lars Kilström, June 07, 2023

The explosions on Trufflestråket will last for two periods, the first starting this week. The reason is that a five-story residence for senior citizens is to be built. The building is to be built by the year 2025.


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