Education sector office insights and trends | SHB


The UK is the second most popular destination for international students in the world. Largely owing to how multicultural we are as a country, the fact that our universities are world-renowned, plus the face we have placed significant investment in the quantity and quality of our student accommodation. We have worked with many higher education businesses, securing them the right headquarters to continue to attract vast numbers of students, both from the UK and overseas.
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Did you know?

London has one of the highest concentrations of universities in the world
There are now 681,000 student accommodation beds across the UK
Quality continues to be a key priority with the price of a new university en-suite bed 17% higher than in 2019/2020

Discover Education businesses by location

This chart shows the location of deals completed in the education sector by SHB over the past three years.

Success stories

Reeson Education office space
Reeson Education

We worked with Reeson Education on negotiating a lease re-gear and acquiring a short-term let in Shoreditch.

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