"The expansion of the student accommodation sector is playing catch-up in order to support demographic changes and growing mobility of international students."
"The Australian student accommodation sector is powering through a rapid development phase, a chapter in its evolution not so dissimilar to other emerging asset classes across global markets, such as build-to-rent in the UK or data centres across South East Asia. "
"Our 2018 report provides an overview of the key drivers and market activity in the student accommodation market over the past 12 months. "
"The student accommodation market is transitioning, on the back of a significant increase in the development of PBSA."
"Sydney's property market remains the national front runner with unprecedented investment in infrastructure and development across most sectors."
"Students are increasingly choosing accommodation options that feature social spaces and gyms as well as comfortable study spaces away from the bedroom."
"In a bid to tap into international markets, European universities have been actively increasing their international appeal through the increase of courses taught in English. "
"Student accommodation has now become a global asset class, with US$14.9 billion invested globally in the sector in 2015."
"With Australia set to benefit from the growing foreign student population in the world next year, this presents a significant development investment opportunity."
"Boarding house investment is seen as lower risk from a developers’ perspective, and new generation boarding houses offer an alternative form of investment. "