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UKAA BTR Awards

Event took place at Jack’s Bar in September 2020

**Closing date for nominations extended to 30th September 2020** We are delighted to announce the inaugural Build To Rent Talent Recognition Awards – The BTRs working in partnership with Property Recruitment Company.  Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we are having to postpone the awards ceremony due to have taken place in June. Once alternative arrangements have …

UKAA Webinar: Building On & Maintaining Community Post Covid-19 Presented by Spike Global

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join us alongside SpikeGlobal on Wednesday 27th May at 10am for a webinar looking at BTR and community engagement. How the BTR and wider real-estate industry can continue to place community at the centre of their developments, maintaining engagement levels with residents. Stats show that community is more important to residents than ever before, …

UKAA Webinar: Residential gyms and pools in BTR, will the landscape change after COVID-19? Presented by Educated Body

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join the UKAA alongside Educated Body for a webinar session on fitness during Covid-19 and what the “new normal” might look like post lockdown. Get exclusive access to research findings from Educated Body, in association with the UK’s leading consumer insight specialist on UK fitness. Understand the sector’s rapid response and the changes we are seeing …

UKAA Webinar: Winning the rental market in a post-COVID recession Presented by Home Made

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join the UKAA alongside Home Made for a Webinar to discuss key elements the PRS/BtR sector must address to ensure it can capitalise on the post lockdown market.   Agenda: Market reaction - lessons from past recessions Consumer behaviour changes due to COVID-19 Investor priorities - now and in the future Developing a winning strategy Chair: …

UKAA Webinar: How operations, brand & technology come together during unprecedented times Presented by Yardi

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join us for webinar presented by Yardi and Get Living on how operations, brand and technology have come together during COVID-19. Hear Get Living’s insight on how these areas of business have adapted to deal with the current crisis. Presenters:  Justin Harley, Regional Director at Yardi Chris Armstrong, Director of Brand, Product & Technology at Get …

UKAA Webinar: How to Maintain Your Operations (and Sanity) Remotely Presented by BlueInk

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join the UKAA alongside BlueInk for a webinar to help us all through these changing times. BlueInk will discuss their process of converting to a remote workforce and how to use technology to ensure your business' success through these trying times. Host: Seth Kelly, Executive Vice President - BlueInk

UKAA Webinar: Self Guided Tours presented by SmartRent

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join the UKAA alongside SmartRent's CEO, Lucas Haldeman, for a webinar further exploring self guided tours.  Staying safe in this uncertain time means having to adjust current practices and procedures. Learn how SmartRent's self-guided tour solution has been helping operators adjust to the new normal of Social Distancing. Presenter: Lucas Haldeman - SmartRent

UKAA Borrowers and Lenders Forum

Event took place at in May 2020

During the crisis the UKAA are holding borrowers and lenders forums amongst our members. This occurs fortnightly on a via video call. If you have not received an invitation and would like to join, please contact us. Please note is this only for UKAA members. Meeting notes prom previous sessions can be found in the members …

UKAA Lawyers Group – Collaboration in a time of Crisis: The implications of Covid-19 for build to rent development and investment

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join the UKAA on Monday 11th May at 2pm alongside a distinguished panel of lawyers from UKAA members. They will discuss the following issues and more: Planning: what issues are being seen and how have planning authorities and government been reacting to these? Construction: what are the main legal issues being seen now and …

UKAA Webinar: Ensuring ‘Business as Usual’ Post Covid-19 Presented by movebubble

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join the UKAA alongside Movebbubble for a webinar with a positive outlook on the future of BTR post Covid-19. With the rental market showing signs of recovery, are we ready for business as usual and how can we use technology to come out of the lockdown stronger than before? We will explore the following key …

UKAA Webinar: Fire risk and building design, build and management presented by NHBC

Event took place at in May 2020

Please join the UKAA alongside NHBC for a webinar to bring you up to date on the latest changes to regulations relating to fire safety and their implications. We will explore the key issues to consider on design, construction and management of residential buildings. Agenda Recap on the implications of Reg 7 changes Post Grenfell regulatory changes/Building a Safer …

UKAA Webinar: EWS1 Webinar for all Developers & Freeholders Presented by: Ringley

Event took place at in May 2020

  EWS1 - what's it all about.... This webinar revised the update on funding for removal of combustible cladding. Mary-Anne discussed the major building safety reform which has been announced in response to the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017. It is now impossible to get a mortgage on a building over 18 metres (around five …

UKAA Webinar: Coming Back Stronger Post Covid-19 Presented by Love to Rent

Event took place at in April 2020

With Covid-19 having a seismic impact across the property market as a whole the Chair of Love to Rent, Peter Sloane shared some evidence based views and looked at its apparent effect on development markets. We discussed how society might change after lockdown, how the market might emerge and how we could put ourselves in a position …

UKAA Webinar: Resident Experience vs Risk Mitigation Presented by Fixflo

Event took place at in April 2020

Following the oversubscribed webinars in their COVID-19 Updates series, Fixflo ran their first live webinar dedicated to the BTR sector where participants are given an opportunity to pose questions to an expert panel in advance. On 23 April 2020, industry leaders from HomeViews, PLATFORM_ and UKAA joined remotely for an in-depth and practical discussion highlighting BTR-specific issues …

UKAA Webinar: Build To Rent Litigation Webinar – Collaboration In A Time of Crisis

Event took place at in April 2020

UKAA Webinar: Build To Rent Litigation Webinar - Collaboration In A Time of Crisis Presented by: BCLP, Osborne Clark, Trowers & Hamlins, Womble Bond Dickinson, Pinsent Masons & Walker Morris   Please join the us alongside a unique panel of leading UKAA member law firms who will provide insight and guidance during this time of crisis. We …

From Toilet Roll Hoarding To Virtual Tours – Presented by Livewire

Event took place at in April 2020

Join us on Monday 20th April at 3pm, tea and cake time with the UKAA and Livewire. Livewire will be delivering a session on how we can stay relevant in the virtual world we now find ourselves  in for the foreseeable future. As we all have had to adapt our working styles, working from a …

UKAA Webinar – Property management visits performed remotely

Event took place at in April 2020

Please join us for our first UKAA webinar during this time of constant change. Inventroty Hive will be our hosts on Tuesday 14th April at 9.30am covering current issues around how to best conduct property management visits remotely. The webinar will cover the following points: Maintain, document and communicate tenancy compliance standards. Identify maintenance issues with …

UKAA Webinar – Property management visits performed remotely

Event took place at in April 2020

Please join us for our first UKAA webinar during this time of constant change. Inventroty Hive will be our hosts on Friday 10th April at 9.30am covering current issues around how to best conduct property management visits remotely. The webinar will cover the following points: Maintain, document and communicate tenancy compliance standards. Identify maintenance issues with …

UKAA Roundtable: Skills and Safety in the BTR Sector presented by IRPM – London

Event took place at Savills in March 2020

The UKAA alongside the IRPM will be hosting a roundtable to be held in London and Manchester. Let’s talk about skills required within the BTR sector as the BTR sector matures, building and life safety practices change and operating models crystallise. It is time to look again and reassess how to deliver the best outcomes …

UKAA Roundtable: Have I got utility news for you? Presented by Amber Energy and Trowers & Hamlins

Event took place at Trowers & Hamlins LLP in March 2020

With a utilities market buffeted by Brexit, Extinction Rebellion and Net Zero, it has never been more important to take specialist advice on procuring utilities. It is not just about the cost of utilities, but having flexibility to deal with on-site generation, battery storage and private wire arrangements. Join Community Utilities and Trowers & Hamlins …

UKAA Prospective Members Breakfast

Event took place at Womble Bond Dickinson in February 2020

We are hosting a breakfast to introduce prospective new members to the work of the UKAA. This will be an opportunity to meet some of UKAA senior leadership team as well as other market participants. We hope it will give you an insight into the work we are doing, the benefits of membership and a range of …

UKAA Expo 2020

Event took place at Business Design Centre in February 2020

UKAA Roundtable: Uncladding the Hackitt Review presented by Ringley

Event took place at Ringley in January 2020

On Thursday 23rd January Mary Anne Bowring,  CEO at Ringley Group, hosted the UKAA Roundtable on the Hackitt Review, which was introduced following the Grenfell Tower tragedy that saw the deaths of at least 79 people in one of modern Britain’s worse residential fires. The event - attended by a mixture of property managers, investors, …

UKAA Christmas Drinks – LONDON hosted by Evershed Sutherland

Event took place at Eversheds Sutherland in December 2019

Many thanks to everyone that was able to make the UKAA Christmas drinks.  We had the opportunity to thank our members for their support and to celebrate another year of growth and success for the BTR sector.  Many thanks to Evershed Sutherland for hosting an evening of enjoyment and celebration. 

UKAA Roundtable: The Impact of Interior Design on Human Wellbeing presented by LOFT – LONDON

Event took place at Loft in December 2019

                                  The UKAA alongside LOFT will be hosting a roundtable to be held in London and Manchester. Design should be responsive to resident’s needs, behaviours and requirements, offering users freedom of choice and control over their environment. Fundamental and …

UKAA Christmas drinks – MANCHESTER hosted by Squire Patton Boggs

Event took place at Squire Patton Boggs in December 2019

                                                   A huge thank you to everyone who joined us for festive networking drinks In Manchester.  BTR had an amazing year in Manchester so it was great to welcome fellow industry professionals …

UKAA Roundtable: The Impact of Interior Design on Human Wellbeing presented by LOFT – MANCHESTER

Event took place at Squire Patton Boggs in December 2019

                               The UKAA alongside LOFT will be hosting a roundtable to be held in London and Manchester. Design should be responsive to resident’s needs, behaviours and requirements, offering users freedom of choice and control over their environment. Fundamental and an often underestimated factor …

UKAA Roundtable – Generation Share: Understanding the London Sharer Market presented by Lyvly, Dataloft & SAY

Event took place at The Union Club in December 2019

                                               Almost one third of new leases in London are taken by groups of sharers. In some parts of the city, it is as high as 40%. With around 300,000 sharer households and …

UKAA Annual Conference and Dinner 2019

Event took place at Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square in October 2019

     

UKAA Roundtable: Dinosaurs Didn’t do Data – Unlocking hidden performance in your portfolio Presented by Allthings

Event took place at BCLP in October 2019

The UKAA alongside Allthings would like to invite you to a roundtable based at the offices of BCLP on London Bridge.  Taking experience from 1000s of developments we will discuss the key metrics we’ve found that drive value in our customer’s portfolios. Spanning the customer journey from marketing to move out and covering enhanced operations, turning best …

UKAA Roundtable: Changing perceptions of value to drive affordability and occupancy in BTR – Presented by flatfair

Event took place at Etc Venues in October 2019

Join us alongside flatfair for a breakfast seminar discussing affordability, perceptions of value and what incentives Build-to-Rent operators are using to drive lease-up and maximise occupancy. Key figures from Greystar, Touchstone and CBRE will share insight around how to enhance the customer journey and differentiate buildings from local competitors to attract and retain tenants. Presenting on the …

US Study Tour: GAA in association with The UKAA – US ‘Multifamily’ Housing 

Event took place at in September 2019

The GAA in association with The UKAA are offering a study tour in the US to multiple locations for an in dept look at "US 'Multifamily' Housing". Study tours are designed to provide detailed insights to up and running multifamily/BTR properties and meet with industry executives, who will share their experiences of the growth and …

UKAA Study Tour: Manchester Deep Dive – 2 Day Event

Event took place at in September 2019

We conducted an in-depth exploration of Manchester – arguably the UK’s hottest city for Build To Rent on Monday 16th - Tuesday 17th September 2019. Please click below for the full event Write-Up TOUR TIMETABLE: Day 1 - Monday 16th September 2019 (PM only) The first day of the study tour commenced after work on …

UKAA Roundtable, Manchester – Optimising leisure facilities in residential and BTR

Event took place at Shoosmiths in September 2019

As we constantly think of ways to offer an exceptional customer experience, leisure facilities within residential developments become a key element in the attraction. We held a roundtable on open to all UKAA and ARMA members, presented on Monday 16th September 2019 by Rob Clarke and the team at motive8. This event was kindly being hosted by …

UKAA Roundtable: Have I got Utilities news for you!

Event took place at Cardiff Castle in September 2019

The UKAA alongside Community Utilities would like to invite you to our roundtable discussing everything to do with Utilities in the BTR market. It's taking place in historic Cardiff Castle on Wednesday 11th September, 2pm - 5pm. (That's just before Resi 19 and we're laying on transport from Cardiff to Celtic Manor to make it even easier to …

UKAA Roundtable – Resident feedback – Lifeblood or Unwanted Gift? Presented by RealService and JLL

Event took place at JLL in September 2019

                                              Voice of customer feedback is the life blood of any forward thinking business. However Build To Rent operators have had mixed experience gathering feedback whether through surveys, through social media or review sites. …

UKAA Roundtable – Embracing tenant feedback to enhance satisfaction, avoid disputes and cut costs 

Event took place at Womble Bond Dickinson in August 2019

Please join us alongside Inventory Hive for a roundtable discussion on tenant feedback. The founder of Inventory Hive (cloud-based software) will explore how the BT property reporting process is typically the wrong way around – meaning tenants often only engage with their reports when checking-out, which leads to misunderstandings and disputes. Combining knowledge gained from working with letting …

UKAA Roundtable & Digital Marketing Workshop: Optimising Portal Performance Presented by Zoopla

Event took place at Zoopla in July 2019

Please join us alongside Zoopla for a Digital marketing roundtable and workshop. According to research 95% of Homemovers use a portal, and on average spend 2-3 times longer researching properties online than they do on viewings.  Zoopla generates over 50 million visits per month and 11.2m people in the UK have the Zoopla App downloaded onto their Smart …

UKAA Roundtable: The Short-let business in the UK presented by Staykeepers

Event took place at Spitalfields in July 2019

Please join us alongside Staykeepers for a roundtable discussion on the ins and outs of the short-let business and its place in the in BTR/PBSA industry. The discussion will cover: The emerging short-let business How it all started What is the evolution within short-let industry   The short-let business dissected – inside departments and structures Defining …

UKAA Roundtable: Discount Market Rent – The Practicalities of Lettings, Nominations and Monitoring presented by Quod 

Event took place at Quod in June 2019

The UKAA alongside Quod would like to invite you to our next roundtable discussing Discount Market Rent – the practicalities of letting, nominations and monitoring. This will be presented by Chris Wheaton, Quod Director. Many Build to Rent schemes now preparing for letting up include a proportion of affordable homes as Discount Market Rent (also …

UKAA London Summer Drinks – Sponsored by Canopy

Event took place at Womble Bond Dickinson in June 2019

Many thanks to everyone for coming out to our Summer Drinks Reception! We had a great turnout at our Spring Drinks last month in Manchester and it was great to see an even greater number of members and friends join us for a drinks reception in London.                 …

UKAA Roundtable: Is Offsite feasible for BTR? Presented by Buildoffsite & Geraghty Taylor

Event took place at Eversheds Sutherland in June 2019

Please join us for yet another interesting UKAA rountable to be hosted by Buildoffsite alongside Garaghty Taylor, at the Evershed Sutherland offices. The BTR sector continues to grow rapidly! To be successful BTR requires: Scale to be viable; Quality to meet customer expectations; Operational efficiency to be profitable; and Speed of construction to ensure revenue …

UKAA Roundtable: Financing Issues in Build To Rent Presented by BCLP

Event took place at BCLP in June 2019

The UKAA will be hosting a roundtable alongside BCLP Law. Please join us for a discussion about some of the key financing issues in financing Build To Rent schemes as an emerging investment asset class. Addressing in particular, trends in financial covenants and how lenders are getting to grips with the particular issues of build to rent. Presenters …

UKAA Roundtable: Short-term rentals: an unrealised opportunity for Build To Rent & PBSA developments? Presented by Lavanda

Event took place at Walkie Talkie Building, 20 Fenchurch St, London EC3M 8AF in June 2019

The UKAA and Lavanda invited members to a roundtable discussing opportunities in the short-term rental market. Since Airbnb's launch in 2008, the short-term rental market has exploded in the UK, with the site now boasting over 60,000 property listings in London alone and growing at a rate of 54% year on year. This trend is particularly strong …

UKAA Roundtable: Making Wellbeing Pay – Developer and Investor BTR Forum by JLL

Event took place at JLL in May 2019

The UKAA alongside JLL would like to invite you to a developer and investor forum dissecting the health and wellbeing trend in Build to Rent in the UK and abroad. What's the right approach to making wellbeing pay for your portfolio?  Are certifications like WELL, RESET or Fitwel relevant? Or is a custom health and …

UKAA Roundtable: Building a Workforce for Generation Rent presented by Deverell Smith

Event took place at Deverell Smith in May 2019

With the build-to-rent industry set to more than treble over the next few years, competition for sector experienced staff will be fierce. How will your business combat forecasted salary inflation and attract and retain the best individuals? The UKAA, in conjunction with market-leading property recruitment specialists deverellsmith, invite you to a roundtable discussion on Wednesday 15th …

UKAA Roundtable: Homes for Rent presented by Dolphin Living

Event took place at Dolphin Living in May 2019

The UKAA alongside Dolphin Living held a roundtable based on homes for rent below market rent (DMR, AFMR, intermediate rent – were some of the names). This was presented by Dolphin Living CEO, Olivia Harris. Agenda: The benefits of submarket rent homes within a BTR development Who are submarket rent homes for? How do different local authorities approach …

UKAA Roundtable: Creating a superior tenant experience in the UK by Allthings Technologies

Event took place at Osborne Clarke in May 2019

UKAA Roundtable: They will never forget how you made them feel - Creating a superior tenant experience in the UK By Allthings Technologies  Wednesday 8th May 2019 Venue: Osborne Clarke Offices, One London Wall London EC2Y 5EB Please see here for directions   Please join us for the first Customer Experience roundtable to be presented by …

UKAA Roundtable: Gym & Spa Trends – Leisure Facilities in BTR presented by Motive8

Event took place at BCLP in May 2019

As we constantly think of ways to offer an exceptional customer experience, leisure facilities within developments become a key element of the draw. Motive8 will be presented a roundtable session to build on your experience or indeed, lack of experience with gyms, pools and other leisure facilities within the Build to Rent sector. We explored why …

UKAA Spring Drinks Reception – Manchester

Event took place at Shoosmiths in April 2019

As Build To Rent flourishes in Manchester The UKAA invite its members and those involved in Build To Rent to a Spring Drinks Reception in the city. This will be an evening to enjoy the company of fellow industry professionals and an opportunity to network and build on your existing contacts. Join the likes of …

UKAA Roundtable & Tour: Getting Window Coverings Right presented by Regal Blinds

Event took place at Louvolite in April 2019

The UKAA and Regal Blinds welcome members to the Louvolite factory in the North for an insightful roundtable on how to specify window coverings, learn from the experts what works and what doesn't work. This will be followed by a tour of the Louvolite blind component and fabric manufacturing facility. Find out more information about …

Asset Optimisation presented by Amy Dreyfuss of RealPage – London

Event took place at The Grubstreet Author in April 2019

As investment in the Build to Rent (BTR) Sector continues to surge and its evolution accelerates, visibility into portfolio performance is more critical than ever. We invite you to join UKAA and RealPage®, the leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, for a thought-provoking discussion on industry trends and …

Asset Optimisation presented by Amy Dreyfuss of RealPage – Manchester

Event took place at Manchester Hall – Museum Room in April 2019

As investment in the Build to Rent (BTR) Sector continues to surge and its evolution accelerates, visibility into portfolio performance is more critical than ever. We invite you to join UKAA and RealPage®, the leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry, for a thought-provoking discussion on industry trends and …

UKAA Roundtable: Social Media & Leasing presented by James Biley

Event took place at Winckworth Sherwood LLP in March 2019

As social media takes over the world we have to find ways to utilise this powerful tool for BTR. Winckworth Sherwood LLP kindly hosted a roundtable presented by James Biley covering social media and leasing. Agenda:  Project overview / introduction – Cargo Building, Liverpool Social media channels used Successes and challenges feedback, including lessons learnt and …

MIPIM 2019 UKAA & Amber Energy Networking BBQ

Event took place at 100 Avenue de la Tour Gandolphe Villa La Pinede in March 2019

As the sunset on another MIPIM the team from Amber Energy and Community Utilities joined with UKAA members and other guests for an exclusive BBQ at the Amber Energy HQ for the week in Cap D’Antibes,  situated about 15km from Cannes town centre. Nicks “Carbon” King and Proctor were in charge of cooking the 21 …

UKAA Innovation Show 2019

Event took place at Business Design Centre in February 2019

The UKAA Innovation Show 2019 Driving the industry forward through a focus on innovation The BTR event that does business! Buy Tickets on Eventbrite Some of the companies that attended: AECOM, Aehta, Airangel, Allsop, Amber Energy, Amro Partners, AppliancePlus+, ARDENT Lift Consultancy, Arthur Online, Atamate, Atlas, Avlon Pro Group, Beko, Boodle Hatfield, Carter, BT Partners, Braemar …

UKAA Roundtable: Software the key challenge facing property management? Delivered by Ringley

Event took place at Ringley in January 2019

The UKAA is delighted to host a roundtable event in conjunction with Ringley on Thursday 31st January 2019. You are invited to discuss and explore challenges facing property management companies and their software, with insights and learnings from the development of Ringley's innovative, automated letting system Planet Rent. This will be chaired by Ringley CEO, Mary Anne Bowing …

UKAA BTR TV Programme Launch

Event took place at Get Living in December 2018

Please join us for the launch of the very first Build To Rent TV programme in collaboration with Sky TV. We will be enjoying Christmas themed breakfast nibbles while we preview the show. It would be great to get our members together before the busy run-up to Christmas. We hope you can make it. To …

UKAA Study Tour – Wembley Park

Event took place at Tipi Homes in December 2018

One of the member benefits we offer is the ability to learn from others’ experiences. Tipi have kindly offered to host a study tour at their Wembley Park development available to all UKAA members on Thursday 6th December. Tipi are leading a Rental Rebellion. They build, own and manage 333 apartments currently (and over 3000 by 2021) …

UKAA Roundtable: Furniture & Build To Rent

Event took place at Howard de Walden in November 2018

The UKAA hosted a roundtable covering the furniture and BTR presented by Roomservice By CORT, hosted by Howard de Walden. With so much focus on service and tenant experience, we wanted to discuss the approaches, experiences and opportunities when it comes to furnishing rental units – or not. What do tenants prefer, and why, and …

UKAA Roundtable: Insurance Needs for Build To Rent – Delivered by Lockton Companies LLP

Event took place at Lockton Companies LLP in November 2018

The UKAA was delighted to host a roundtable event to explore the insurance needs within the Build To Rent sector.  This was presented by Rachel Norris, VP, Lauren Allard, Senior Claims Code Executive and Ben Muller at Lockton Real Estate and Construction. Agenda:  How this risk differs to the ‘norm’ / What needs to be …

UKAA Annual Conference, Exhibition & Dinner 2018

Event took place at 8 Northumberland Avenue in October 2018

UKAA Annual Conference, Exhibition and Dinner 2018   It was a pleasure to welcome everyone to the third UKAA Annual Conference, Exhibition and Dinner.   Our aim was to produce a conference programme focused on taking the industry forward – sharing learnings from what is happening in our sector and gaining insights from the US and from …

UKAA Roundtable: Bad Debt

Event took place at in July 2018

The session ‘Bad Debt’ was be presented by Brethertons, and the agenda was as follows: 1)      Credit control: identifying a debt issue and follow-up; 2)      The tenancy agreement: suitable/unfair clauses regarding defaults. 3)      Deposits: legislative restrictions on use as security against arrears. 4)      The implications and effect of the debt pre-action protocol; 5)      Dispute Resolution …

UKAA Summer Drinks Reception

Event took place at Osborne Clarke in May 2018

  Kick Start Your Bank Holiday Weekend at the UKAA Summer Drinks Reception   Thursday 24th May 6.00pm - 8.30pm at Osborne Clarke The UKAA invite you to join the members Summer Drinks Reception being held in London! The evening is a perfect opportunity to network with your fellow BTR contacts at this stunning London location. Serving …

UKAA Roundtable: Current Trends in PropTech

Event took place at Womble Bond Dickinson in May 2018

The UKAA have the pleasure in delivering our next roundtable event: 'Current Trends in Prop Tech'. This will be delivered by Grainger's COO John Kenny, and is being kindly hosted by Womble Bond Dickinson at their London offices: 4 More London Riverside, SE1 2AU. The event will take place on Thursday 10th May and will …

UKAA Roundtable: Bad Debt

Event took place at Allsops in April 2018

Another very informative UKAA Roundtable event on 'Bad Debt' which was very kindly presented by Mark North and James Attew of Brethertons on Thursday 5th April. A huge thank you to Allsops for hosting this one for us! It was a great turnout and there was lots of valuable input with everyone around the table sharing …

UKAA Roundtable: PRS & Government – An Update from Westminster

Event took place at Osborne Clarke in March 2018

Following the growth of the Build-to-Rent sector, the need for an update from Westminster was essential for the industry, and who better to report these updates other than Sean Hooker, Head of The Property Redress at Hamilton Fraser. The event was kindly hosted by Osborne Clarke at their offices at One London Wall, London on …

UKAA Roundtable: Planning, S106 & Viability

Event took place at Osborne Clarke in February 2018

Another successful UKAA ‘roundtable’ event kindly hosted by Osborne Clarke! The educational session focused on ‘Planning Viability’.   The below is an overview agenda for the roundtable for your information:  Brief overview of Build to Rent Section 106 Agreements - Mayor's Guidance and what the Government Says The differing approach of Local Planning Authorities (length …

Trade Show Expo: Service Providers Showcase 2018

Event took place at The Guoman Tower Hotel in February 2018

Do you want to engage with the developers, owners and operators of the Build-to-Rent sector in one room, on one day? If so the UKAA trade show is the right place for you! We are presently planning our first Build-to-Rent service provider Trade Show. This will be an opportunity for anyone who already is, or wishes to supply services/goods to our sector to show their products.

UKAA Right to Rent Roundtable Event

Event took place at in November 2017

Following the success of our first two roundtable discussions; the first one concentrating on the Tenant Fee Ban consultation, and the second one focusing on AST agreements, our third was all about 'The Right to Rent' which generated yet another very interesting topic for discussion! There is no easy answer to ensuring that the residents …

UKAA Annual Conference & Dinner 2017: The Resident’s Experience

Event took place at 8 Northumberland Avenue in November 2017

Following the success of our first Annual Conference and Dinner last November, this year’s event has now been confirmed as a one-day event with the Conference and Dinner on one day. Further details on the Conference programme and itinerary for the Dinner will follow in due course.

UKAA Study Tour at East Village, Stratford – NOW FULLY BOOKED

Event took place at in October 2017

One of the member benefits we offer is the ability to learn from others’ experiences. The excellence of Get Living’s East Village development is something that we can all learn from. With this in mind, Get Living London have kindly offered to host a study tour on Thursday 26th October for all UKAA members.   …

UKAA AST Roundtable Event

Event took place at Trowers & Hamlins LLP in September 2017

Over recent years there have been a number of legislative and regulatory changes which have had a substantial impact upon the way in which Assured Shorthold Tenancies (ASTs) are managed in both the public and private sectors. With this in mind, the UKAA held a valuable roundtable breakfast session on Tuesday 5th September among members …

UKAA Summer Drinks Reception

Event took place at KPMG Offices in July 2017

Under the blue skies of Manchester, on the fabulous rooftop of KPMG offices in St. Peter’s Square, our Summer Drinks Reception was enjoyed by 170 guests from the Build to Rent sector. The evening showed the strength of the development of this sector in the North-West, and really augers well for the future. There were …

Spring drinks reception

Event took place at FTI Offices in April 2017

Our first spring drinks reception, was held on Wednesday 5th April at the fabulous setting on the 9th floor of FTI’s offices in the City.

The UKAA Annual Conference 2016

Event took place at Grange St Paul’s Hotel in November 2016

On Wednesday 2nd & Thursday 3rd November 2016, the inaugural UKAA dinner and conference was held at The Grange St. Paul’s Hotel in London. We would like to thank all of our wonderful sponsors, our fantastic speakers, and all of the delegates who came to our event. We hope that you found it as interesting …