Residential & Student Accommodation

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Residential & Student Accommodation
April 18, 2023
iQ Bloomsbury
iQ Student Accommodation
Client Information

iQ is one of the largest providers of private purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) in the UK - owning and operating all 70 of its sites. Acquired by Blackstone for £4.7b in the UK’s largest ever private real estate transaction in May 2020, iQ is now home to almost 30,000 students across 28 towns and cities. The company is a leading owner of student accommodation in thriving student cities including Sheffield, Leeds, Manchester and especially London, where iQ offers 7,064 beds across a wide range of accommodation options. Currently, 84% of iQ’ s property value is in Russell Group towns and cities with 52% in London. iQ Bloomsbury student accommodation London provides high-quality student accommodation in central London. iQ Bloomsbury provides 171 bedrooms spread over 8 floors. Most rooms are studio-type rooms, but there are 4 groups of cluster flats and 2 double bed flats.

Project Scope

Fixfire®carried out lifecycle replacement of all Automatic Fire Detection devices and extended the fire alarm system to Category L1 in accordance with BS5839 Part 1 2017.

The scope of works included:

Challenges / USP's
iQ Student Accommodation - iQ Bloomsbury
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