Situated amongst some of the city’s premier bars, continental restaurants, connectivity links and retail facilities, MCR Homes has provided six apartment blocks consisting of purpose built student cluster flats, totalling to 561 individual, premium student accommodation units across a 3.5 acre site in South Manchester.
The Victoria Point development is well suited for Manchester’s student population and equally, could have been converted into city apartments for young professionals. Situated just over 20 minutes walk away from the University of Manchester and a 10 minute drive away from Manchester Metropolitan University as well as the nearby Royal Northern College of Music, on Oxford Road.
Each of these premium Two, Three and Four-Bedroom apartments feature fully-fitted kitchens that reflect the contemporary feel of the units, ¾ double-beds, on-site laundry facilities, high speed wi-fi, large shared bathrooms, 197 on-site car parking spaces, secure bike storage and spacious landscape gardens.
MCR Homes sold the leasehold on Victoria Point for £30m in 2016 to Empiric Student Property, an established domestic student-accommodation investor, who commented:
‘With its large student population – the third largest in the UK with 61,990 full time students according to HESA statistics – we are pleased to have made this further significant purchase in Manchester.’