Studies, internship or first job: young tenants have many reasons of searching for accommodation. But finding an apartment isn’t easy and student residences in Toulouse are in high demand. Studapart is here to help you with your search.
Student residences in France
An increasingly popular hosting solution
Whether they’re beginning their studies, their gap year or their job, many young people start searching for accommodation each year. 1,200,000 students enter the French rental market each year.
Among all kinds of dwellings, student residences are a very popular option. Unlike CROUS residences that are public, student residences are privately owned by promoters who own several residences all over France. Among them, we can refer to Nexity-Studéa, Campuséa or Odalys. They are usually built close to education institutions as they are mainly addressed to students. You will find in these student residences accommodation of all sorts, meeting all different tastes and needs. You will find 1 to 3 room apartments, as well as shared flats or individual flats with a shared kitchen for example.
The market of student residences in France
Real estate promoters know this well: investing in student residences is profitable. Around 2% of students add to the rental market each year, and building student residences is a solution to add supply and house these students. According to estimates, the number of dwellings in student residences increases yearly of 30%.
Although many still choose to live in an individual private apartment, 20% of students choose to live in a residence. In 2014, hardly 15% of student tenants turned to student residences for accommodation: a sign that this solution for accommodation is growing popular.
This may be explained by the fact that student residences are more and more modern and are built to meet modern life needs. But it is particularly explained by the rise of international students in France, who turn to this solution at it is the most convenient for a tenant coming from abroad. Indeed, student residences make it possible to book accommodation remotely from abroad, without a physical visit. Knowing this, it is no surprise this solution is preferred by internationals, who aren’t always at ease with the french rental market.
Student residences in Toulouse
Renting in Toulouse: what to keep in mind
The region of Toulouse is recognized for its dynamism. Many companies are based in Toulouse, like Airbus for instance. The Toulouse academic pole is renowned for the quality of its training and attracts around 130,000 students per year. Université Toulouse III is the best French university in terms of finding a job directly after graduating. Without mentioning how pleasant life is in the Pink City! As a result, there are about 200,000 young people who want to live in Toulouse.
But supply doesn’t really meet offer. In Toulouse, finding accommodation can be tough with a tight budget. You have to count around €530 per month to rent accommodation in Toulouse, which is higher than the average rent in the rest of the region. And young tenants prefer to rent individual dwellings, which represent 65% of the rental market in Toulouse. Meaning studios in student residences in Toulouse are particularly sought-after.
What student residences are there in Toulouse?
Student residences in Toulouse are found in the hypercenter for one part, and in the southern suburbs for the other part. They are located following the location of university campuses, which are located in each of these two areas. Studapart is partner with many student residences in Toulouse. Among them, Nexity group’s Studéa Toulouse Purpan, for those who would like to live near place Saint-Pierre, in the city center. In the same area, on the banks of the Garonne, you will find the Estudines de Brienne. In the south suburbs, you will have the choice between studios of Suitétudes Thalès or dwellings in MACSF La Caducée.
Studapart is also partner with many other student residences in Toulouse and you will surely find accommodation that suits your needs in one of them.
The perks of student residences
Ideal location and various options to meet all needs
Student residences are an ideal option for students looking for accommodation as part of their studies. The buildings are located close to schools and universities, and living close to their place of studies is a priority for most students who don’t want to bother with long transit. This is how student residences stand out from other kinds of accommodation.
Each residence has different kinds of accommodation to offer to meet all needs. You can find 1 to 3-room apartments, shared flats or individual flats with shared kitchen... There’s something for all tastes and budgets!
Student residences: stress-free rentals
Student residences often make every effort to make life easy for their occupants.
Everything related to service charges in general, such as heating, running water and internet, is taken in charge by the residence and tenants don’t have to bother with administrative procedures. It’s also easier for them to have a clear idea of their budget, as all service charges are directly included in the rent.
Student residence also usually offer additional services. Many of them have gyms, vending machines, laundry facilities, study spaces… Infrastructures that help you make the most of your study years.
Find accommodation in a student residence with Studapart
Benefit from Studapart exclusive offers and be ahead of other tenants
For all these reasons, student residences in Toulouse are very popular, and they are usually taken by storm. It’s nothing to worry about: Studapart is a partner of many of them, allowing us to offer you exclusive access to accommodation in these residences.
Seamless support in all of your steps
Searching for accommodation can be frustrating. The lingo isn’t usually straightforward and documents requested to file applications aren’t always easy to obtain.
But at Studapart, you will benefit from unfailing follow-up. Studapart catalogs available residences in Toulouse for you. Once you’ve come across the ones that interest you, don’t be long to file a request. It will be fully taken in charge by our team of multilingual experts, available 6/7 days. Once your booking is made, we will remain available for support and guidance until the end of your rental.
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