The Carlyle Group’s Pure Student Living completes construction of first scheme, Pure Highbury.
17 August 2012 – Pure Student Living, a London-focused student accommodation brand, formed in a joint venture between global alternative asset manager, The Carlyle Group (“Carlyle”), and Generation Estates, today announces the practical completion of its first property, the 400 bed Pure Highbury, located in Finsbury Park, North London.
Pure Highbury has been completed in time for the UCAS university clearing process on 16 August 2012, and will be open to students for the 2012/13 academic year. The 400 bed private residential hall is located just two minutes walk from Finsbury Park underground station (zone 2), and within 20 minutes' journey time of 18 London universities. The building has been designed and completed following detailed discussions and interaction with existing students, and tailored to meet the specific requirements and priorities of students living in London whilst providing peace of mind through the property’s market leading security.
Pure Student Living offers students the choice of either study-bed or studio type ensuite rooms, and uses a simple all-inclusive pricing structure which provides competitive, value for money packages that include 10Mb internet provision, all utility bills, a 24-hour gym and fitness centre and contents insurance, as well as 24-hour security and dedicated maintenance and housekeeping teams run by a residence manager.