SPACE+ announce alternative residential event ‘ALT/RESI UK’

[London, 6th January, 2022] ,SPACE+, the leading organisation for progressive property leaders, has today announced a new annual UK alternative residential property event.

ALT/RESI UK will take place at the unique and spectacular ‘New White Loft’ near Old Street on April 27th, focusing on Build to Rent, Student Housing, Retirement, Co-Living, and Key Workers.

“Global investors are increasingly looking to UK alternative residential as a stable, income-generating asset class,” says Rob Marten, Co-Founder at SPACE+. “Following the success of SPACE UK, we’re delighted to add ALT/RESI to the SPACE+ stable of events. Our goal is to create the outstanding residential real estate event in the UK.”

ALT/RESI Speakers and Co-Hosts already include:

    • Katherine Russell, Head of Build to Rent, John Lewis
    • David Reid, MD, Suburban Build to Rent, Legal & General Capital
    • Rosa Brand, Director, KKR
    • Tom Goodall, Partner, Head of Residential, Argent Related
    • Hanna Olofabi, Development Director, Balfour Beatty Investments
    • Tom Rix, MD – aparto & Operations, Hines
    • Michela Hancock, Managing Director, Greystar
    • Brian Lee, Managing Director, Common
    • Faith Locken, Development Manager, Countryside
    • Shamez Alibhai, MD & Head of Community Housing, Man Group

As with all SPACE+ events, a minimum of 50{01478c458fce4bf021c853cc0e4e42fc55e857523dd829bd5f02c15dc08b6a50} of Speakers and Co-Hosts will be female.

The programme will look at the various alternative residential classes through the lenses of global investment, sustainability, placemaking, technology, health and wellbeing, Real Estate as a Service, property management and diversity and inclusion.

Each of these lenses forms its own ‘Tribe’ – the SPACE+ format that helps connect like-minded peers, investors, partners, challengers.

All Co-Hosts are asset owners. Hosting (ie Discussion Chair) positions are available to leading service providers.


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‘ALT/RESI UK’ will take place at the unique and spectacular ‘New White Loft’ near Old Street on April 27th.

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