IconInc set to expand with £24m Liverpool development

Posted 27.05.17 | By Lauren Simpson

Luxury student accommodation provider, IconInc, has announced its expansion into Liverpool.

Launched by Parklane Group, one of Yorkshire’s leading property firms, in Leeds in September 2015, IconInc instantly hit national headlines dubbed as “Britain’s most luxurious student digs”, for its first development, The Edge in Leeds.

Building on the success of IconInc’s launch, the Company is expanding its offering of high-end student living across the North with a new development in the Rope Walk district of Liverpool, ideally situated between both universities, due to open to students September 2017.

CGI of IconInc's The Ascent, Liverpool

The Ascent, a 12 storey high development valued at £24m will include 192 luxury self-catering student apartments and provide boutique hotel-like living 365 days of the year with en-suite bathrooms, plush double and king beds, a flat screen TV, super high-speed Wi-Fi and all-inclusive utility bills.

The award-winning design, all-inclusive facilities and cutting edge technology has revolutionised student living and include an on-site gym with personal trainers, a cinema room, a games zone, continental daily breakfast, study rooms, self-service pantry and 24hr concierge. Tenants can choose from a range of optional extras including professional cleaning, daily fresh fruit delivery, kitchen equipment, luxury Egyptian cotton towels and bedding hand-picked by IconInc’s interior designers.

The Ascent, the second IconInc development, will optimise luxury with additional facilities to its first development – there be will a themed music room, inspired by renowned Liverpool artists, along with the addition of a sauna and steam room.

Naveen Ahmed, Managing Director of IconInc, explains; “We have ambitious plans for the IconInc brand with a vision to open developments in university cities nationwide and are pleased to announce that the second development in the IconInc portfolio will be in Liverpool.

“IconInc is the first of its kind in the region and aims to meet the growing demand for a more superior quality of student living in Liverpool, catering to the changing needs and requirements of the student market.”

The excellence in design at IconInc has recently been recognised with a Northern Design Award for Best Interior Design Concept as judges were impressed with the bespoke interiors, striking wall graphics, slick design and bespoke furniture and fittings.

The management team behind IconInc is the Parklane Group, Sunday Times Letting Agency of the Year Bronze Award winner, and has a number of divisions including Roomzzz, an aparthotel chain with locations across the UK, and Parklane Properties, the largest independent landlord in Leeds.

To find out more and enquire about bookings for September 2017, please visit www.iconinc.co.uk.