Students in the UK are increasingly living in private sector halls of residence, and Investors seem to be taking note. As Viggo Stacey reports, student are now looking for more than just a place to sleep and instead want a home away from home.
The Class of 2020 held its annual student housing conference in Milan this year. The city's authorities unveiled an ambitious project, while the European think tank's director revealed plans for a global expansion.
The Irish government has launched a National Student Accommodation Strategy in a bid to curtail the country's massive shortfalls in the supply of available bed spaces for domestic and international university students.