- GCP Student Living, the UK's first REIT focused on student residential assets, has now completed on the site acquisition in respect of the forward-funded development at Apex House, London.

The company says the investment manager, Gravis Capital Partners LLP, continues to review a number of attractive assets which may be suitable for the portfolio.

Further, as announced on 15 April, the company has entered into a conditional forward purchase agreement to acquire a high specification, purpose-built, private student residential accommodation residence offering c.170 studios and beds located adjacent to Royal Holloway, University of London, and which is expected to be completed for the 2017-18 academic year.

At 2:12pm: [LON:DIGS] GCP Student Living Plc share price was +0.26p at 146.88p

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