Online accommodation marketplace Student.com predicts it will surpass $1 billion in lifetime booking value, following a year of growth and $10m additional funding, but Luke Nolan says there's more to come.
A global report on annual student rent spend has revealed that students are paying an average of USD$464 on accommodation in top study destinations such as Boston, with New York and London following closely behind.
China is further solidifying its place as a study destination, according to a recently released report that identifies that Beijing and Shanghai now have less of a monopoly of international students than nine years ago.
Where students live when they study overseas is a big deal and as the international student market grows, so are the big deals in the accommodation investment space. Amy Baker reports on the trends in accommodation worldwide.