Kexgill Annual Overview

The Kexgill Annual Overview is now available for all those wishing to get an insight into the events and initiatives carried out over 2020.

Kexgill win Investor of the Year Winner at the Property Week Student Accommodation Awards

Kexgill enjoy a good end to a tough year as they win big at the national awards. The awards took place on Wednesday 9th of December via an online platform to ensure social distancing was adherred to. Kexgill took home the Investor of the Year award for their “giving a damn” culture when it comes […]

Kexgill Secure £29 million refinancing via Aldermore Bank

Aldermore bank has provided Kexgill a £29m, 10 year, interest only Commercial Residential Investment refinance facility on the innovative University Quarter, a branded area adjacent to The University of Hull campus. John Carter, commercial director for commercial real estate at Aldermore said: “We’re delighted to have worked with such an experienced operator like Kexgill and […]

Kexgill announce today the sale of 54 properties let via an institutional home office approved contractor to a private investor

Carrick Real Estate advised the seller Kexgill. “The sale of the Queens Campus Portfolio demonstrates the weight of money currently chasing long let, indexed income with strong ESG credentials”. Steve Carrick – Carrick Real Estate Helen Mellors Partner and her team at Andrew Jackson Solicitors LLP advised Kexgill “We are delighted to be part of […]

Social Impact Awards 2020 Winner

The RICS Social Impact Awards recognise pioneering initiatives across the student accommodation sector, showcasing excellence in regenerating, enhancing and transforming the built environment. The judges said… University Quarter has been more than physical student accommodation with the company heavily focusing on and investing in mental health support and wellbeing of its tenants and the wider […]

Kexgill Scoop Innovation Prize At National Awards

Kexgill had a victorious end to 2019 having again enjoyed recognition by picking up a victory at a national award ceremony. The 12th annual Student Accommodation Conference & Awards, organised by Property Week events, took place on Wednesday 11 December 2019 at the InterContinental London – The O2. Kexgill picked up the “Innovation of the […]

Top 50 Collaborators……….we came 3rd

The Kexgill Group and University Quarter, with the University of Hull, has been named as the third best Collaborator by the Estates Gazette today. This is a massive achievement and really showcases the hard work put in by all the team at Kexgill and the University of Hull. We will continue to innovate and develop, […]

Students get UK’s best broadband in Hull’s University Quarter

“The days of the Young Ones living in a rickety old bedsit are long gone. Now, to be a successful university landlord, your accommodation needs to exude quality as students seek clean, secure and connected properties complete with home comforts and great Wi-Fi.” To continue reading click here

Andrew Jackson Advises Kexgill Group On Multi-Million Pound Property Transactions

Regional law firm Andrew Jackson Solicitors LLP is delighted to announce that it has advised the Kexgill Group, one of the largest still privately-owned student accommodation specialists in the UK, on numerous property transactions during the last 12 months with a combined value in excess of £63.5 million. Andrew Jackson’s property partner, Helen Mellors, led […]

Kexgill Winners at The RESI Awards 2019

Kexgill have again enjoyed success in the capital by picking up a victory at the glamorous RESI Awards. The RESI Awards are an annual event organised by publication “Property Week” that celebrates success across the property industry. The awards bring together the key players in the residential market including leading developers, landlords, house builders, operators, […]

Property Week Best Place in Property to Work 2019

Here at Kexgill we realise that as a company we are not yet perfect. We understand that to make a good company great, it takes years of perfecting practices, bringing in the right people for the job and ensuring they stick around. The essence of what makes Kexgill a special place for students to stay […]

Kexgill University Quarter Review

Kexgill are changing the way people live around the Hull University Campus with the University Quarter. The Kexgill Group own the University Quarter, a site of 8 acres including 200 houses. They are disrupting a tired area with substantial refurbishments and regular community events. Read more here

Kexgill Group appoint Spark Advisory Partners as their City based advisors

The Kexgill Group, one of the UK’s leading providers of university student accommodation is pleased to announce that it has appointed SPARK Advisory Partners Limited in London as its financial adviser to assist the Group in its strategic growth ambitions. This appointment follows the successful funding of Kexgill’s further development of the iconic University Quarter, […]

University Quarter Housing Project Wins ‘Collaboration Of The Year’ At National Student Accommodation Awards

The University Quarter Housing project, a unique partnership between national accommodation provider Kexgill and the University of Hull, has won ‘Collaboration of the Year’ at Property Week’s Student Accommodation Awards, the UK’s biggest awards in the sector. Over 700 delegates gathered at the 02 Arena in London for the one-day conference, which brought together the […]

£60m investment sees UK’s first ‘hybrid hall’ created in Hull

By Hull Daily Mail | Posted:  20 Sep 2018 A £60m investment has resulted in the creation of the UK’s first “hybrid hall” at the University of Hull. The University Quarter Housing, comprising more than 200 cluster houses, combines independent living with campus benefits such as CCTV, staff support and security patrols. It follows a landmark partnership between an award-winning […]

Rate Your Landlord 2017 Winners Interviews

After our Leeds team won 2 awards in one of the largest student markets in the UK, this Unipol interview shows what the winners have to say about being great landlords and being rated by their tenants  

Rate Your Landlord Success for Kexgill

The Unipol 2017 Rate Your Landlord winners were announced at an awards ceremony at the University of Leeds on the 8th May and Kexgill were amongst the winners. “This was the first awards ceremony for the Rate Your Landlord initiative and it proved a success, with the great landlords of Leeds being recognised by their […]

Kexgill winning awards in Teesside

The second annual Housing Awards were presented on Thursday, 24th March and recognise the providers of student accommodation in Middlesbrough and individual staff members who students feel have gone the extra mile. Georgina Arksey, Vice-President Welfare at TUSU said: “…it was great to see hundreds of students take the opportunity to recognise their landlords or letting […]

Kexgill’s University Quarter in Hull Shortlisted for Best Residential Scheme in Yorkshire

Hull-based accommodation provider recognised by RICS after purchasing two streets and transforming 87 properties into a new and exciting hybrid hall Yorkshire, UK 27/02/17: The University Quarter, a partnership between Kexgill and the University of Hull, has been shortlisted in the Best Residential category in Yorkshire as part of this year’s RICS Awards. The University Quarter provide safe, affordable accommodation for […]

Kexgill snaps up 87 student houses in Hull

The Kexgill Group has acquired 87 student houses from the University of Hull for an undisclosed eight-figure sum.

Kexgill now supporting The Family Fund

Our staff here at Kexgill are delighted to announce our chosen charity for the coming year. Throughout the coming year we will encourage our staff and tenants to get involved in raising money for this wonderful charity.

Student Accommodation Awards 2016 – Full Shortlist

Congratulations to all Student Accommodation Awards Finalists!

Kexgill Group set for five more years of growth

The student accommodation specialist has unveiled a five-year expansion plan which could see the multi-million pound company double in size over the next 5 years.

Cushman & Wakefield advises Receivers on the Kexgill Group’s £4m purchase of Haria Tower, Bradford

In a deal worth over £4m, the Kexgill Group has purchased Haria Tower, Bradford from Receivers. Cushman & Wakefield’s Student & Residential Investment team acted for the Receivers.

York lawyers’ role in major student housing deal

THE York office of Andrew Jackson Solicitors has advised The Kexgill Group, one of the largest privately owned student accommodation specialists in the UK, on its acquisition of 87 student houses from the University of Hull for an undisclosed eight-figure sum.

Estates Gazette Awards 2015

Specialising in student accommodation to provide halls and houses across the UK, Kexgill Groups sensitively tailor to the needs of the student customer base. They pride themselves on offering support and care for their students, claiming to be their parents away from home.