Affordable homes and student accommodation form regeneration plans for India Street

Vita Student at 20 India Street

Following a series of public consultations, urban regeneration specialist Vita Group has submitted a planning application for the 20 India Street regeneration site in central Glasgow. The proposal for the brownfield site includes the provision of 20 new affordable apartments which will be delivered with partner West of Scotland Housing Association and will be made […]

Vita Group completes sale of two Vita Student residences in Barcelona

Vita Group completes the sale of Poblenou

Vita Group has completed the sale of two Vita Student residences in Barcelona, totalling 624 PBSA beds to a fund managed by Morgan Stanley Real Estate Investing (MSREI). Vita Student Pedralbes was Vita Group’s first development outside of the UK, opening in September 2022. The building has 274 studio apartments set within the university district […]

Vita Group secures planning for a new 267-bed Vita Student PBSA development in Edinburgh

Plans for a 267-bed purpose-built student accommodation building (PBSA) in Edinburgh brought forward by Vita Group have been approved. In the planning meeting, which happened on Wednesday 24 January, the Development Management sub committee at City of Edinburgh Council approved plans for the new Vita Student residence at New Waverley North, part of the £240M […]

Vita Student celebrates 10th anniversary & 10,000th bed

A decade ago, Vita Student started out with the mission to ‘re-invent student accommodation, putting the needs of the students first, providing them with a platform to ‘begin big,’ a decade on, and Vita Student is celebrating its 10th anniversary.

Giving Back in Glasgow, staff at Vita Student lend a hand

Staff at Vita Student West End in Glasgow have had a summer of giving back, lending a hand to Glasgow Women’s Aid, The Gregory Food Bank and Hot Pink Hi-Vis Rubbish Army. Inside the residence, staff installed a Glasgow Women’s Aid donation booth with information about the charity, a place to donate everyday essentials like […]

Vita Group agrees PBSA asset sale with Savills Investment Management

Vita Student Canon Park

Urban regeneration specialist Vita Group has agreed a major transaction with Savills Investment Management, on behalf of a key client, for the sale of three assets at circa £300M. The deal demonstrates clear confidence in the UK’s purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) market. One of the largest UK PBSA asset deals in 2023, the deal includes […]

Doors open to ‘the world’s best student living experience’ in Belfast

Vita Student Bruce Street Belfast, Hazard One

Over the last decade, student accommodation has changed remarkably, and one brand has been at the helm, driving innovation and pushing the boundaries for what student accommodation could and should be. Now for the first time in Belfast (and Northern Ireland), Vita Student has opened its doors to ‘the world’s best student living experience’ ready for the 2023/2024 academic year.

Vita Group begins planning consultation for India Street, Glasgow

India Street

Urban regeneration specialist, Vita Group has launched its planning consultation for 20 India Street in Glasgow, furthering its investment into the city. The outline proposal is to create new, high-quality mixed-use development, comprising of student accommodation and affordable housing, along with improved public realm, and a retail/leisure unit. Local residents and interested parties from across […]