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Generation Estates move to new offices in Chelsea

Generation Estates move to new offices in Chelsea

After twelve years in London’s west end, Generation Estates the student housing specialist has relocated into new offices in Chelsea. The new premises at 13 Radnor Walk have been leased from local property company Martins Properties. The loft style offices provide an attrac...

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Skyline Plaza attracts very competitive bidding

Skyline Plaza attracts very competitive bidding

The Carlyle Group & Generation Estates Ltd have now sold the last two assets acquired to facilitate their very successful student joint venture, Pure Student Living. Skyline Plaza at 80 Commercial Rd is an apartment block over a ground floor showroom let to Bathstore. The gro...

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LetterOne completes £532m Pure Student Living deal

LetterOne completes £532m Pure Student Living deal

LetterOne has completed the purchase of the Pure Student Living portfolio from The Carlyle Group and Generation Estates. This premier purpose built student accommodation business comprises 2,170 beds across five prime central London sites with an ideal geographical spread. Four ...

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New Sports Hall and Classrooms snapped up by West Sussex for £25m

New Sports Hall and Classrooms snapped up by West Sussex for £25m

The joint venture between The Carlyle Group and Generation Estates today announced the sale of 124-128 Goswell Road, Islington to West Sussex County Council Pension Fund. The property comprises the commercial element of the development undertaken by the joint venture for City Uni...

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Whitechapel Office Building Sold

Whitechapel Office Building Sold

The joint venture between the Carlyle Group and Generation Estates has forward sold its 25,000 sq. ft. office development at 122-126 Back Church Lane in Whitechapel to Boultbee Brooks for circa £12.5m. The site was acquired last year and is now under construction due for comple...

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Pure Gym move into a second Pure Student Living building

Pure Gym move into a second Pure Student Living building

Following a successful transaction at Pure Hammersmith, the national gym operator, Pure Gym is leasing a new 18,000 sq. ft. facility in Pure Student Living’s building at 201 Isledon Road in Finsbury Park. The rent is in the region of £200,000 per annum and is subject to RP...

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Pure Student Living open in Bankside and Hammersmith

Pure Student Living open in Bankside and Hammersmith

Two well located new student residences have been opened by Pure Student Living. The schemes in Bankside near Tate Modern and Hammersmith add a further 568 beds to the operational platform taking total operational beds to just over 1000 whilst a further 805 beds will be delivered...

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Pure Student Living to open in Whitechapel

Pure Student Living to open in Whitechapel

Pure Student Living, the joint venture between the Carlyle Group and Generation Estates, has agreed a deal to develop a 417 bed student accommodation block in Whitchapel. It has bought 60 Commercial Road and two nearby properties for £17m from previous owner, Derwent London.The ...

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Pure Student Living open first residence in Finsbury Park

Pure Student Living open first residence in Finsbury Park

The joint venture between The Carlyle Group and Generation Estates, Pure Student Living has completed its first development of 400 student beds at 201 Isledon Road which is adjacent to Finsbury Park Station. The colourful building provides a mixture of en-suite study bedrooms and...

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Pure funds development pipeline

Pure funds development pipeline

Finance for three of the properties has been provided by Barclays and Lloyds which will enable Pure Student Living to start the £37 million construction at the Pure Hammersmith site, the former Hammersmith Palais concert venue and nightclub, and its Pure City development on Gosw...

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