Type: Purpose Built Student Accommodation
Lancaster is good for student accommodation, it has two universities, The University of Lancaster and has a campus for the University of Cumbria. Its easy accessibility to such universities makes it a popular hub for domestic and international students. The city has heritage and culture, as well as all the other benefits of a bustling city.
Date: September 2022
What we do: Our property management service in Lancaster have taken on the management of a purpose built student accommodation block in Lancaster. The site includes 79 student rooms, as well as communal areas including a gym, kitchens, games room and outdoor spaces, all of which Seraph manages. Seraph are also responsible for the occupation of the building following a lettings and marketing strategy in order to achieve full occupancy each academic year. Seraph also manages the ‘student brand’ of the site, create a positive student living experience, with various resident socials and engagement programes. The site has achieved 100% occupancy for this academic year.
The location is easily accessible for students, as it is positioned opposite the central bus station, which is the direct link to the university. It is also perfectly situated so students are near other amenities such as restaurants, cafes, nightlife, shopping and health centres.
Damside was one of the first purpose built student accommodation sites to be built in this area. It offers modern en-suite rooms in shared apartment and studio categories. Each accommodation is stacked with a range of amenities, making students feel at home. These amenities include free wifi, kitchenette, study area, wardrobe, lounge area, gaming room, community area, and so much more. The accommodation is curated with expertise for a comfortable and economical stay. The biggest feature for Damside is the communal areas, they have three communal kitchens downstairs which creates a good social space to endorse the student lifestyle. It also benefits from a welcoming reception, study huts, game rooms and gym.
Damside was built to offer full furnished rooms, with various room types such as en-suite rooms, studios and private apartments. To increase comfort, this accommodation also has around the clock staffing and security to ensure safety of the residents.