"Investment into the Australian student accommodation market has reached record levels in 2019, highlighting a significant shift in maturity and momentum for the sector."
"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 market update report provides an overview of the key drivers and market activity in the emerging student accommodation asset class over the past 12 months. Some key takeaways include: International student visa numbers are continuing to rise rapidly at Australian universities, with double-digit growth The Australian PBSA sector remains in a predominately development-focused phase, with limited transactions of operational property Brisbane is showing signs of an oversupply of more expensive accommodation options; demand remains robust in the other capital cities "