Portsmouth Student Property Specialists

We are based locally offering  quality student housing in Portsmouth and Southsea. Having successfully provided student accommodation since 2006 we are rapidly building upon our already enviable reputation as the current market leaders.

In case of any issues, we have a specialist property maintenance team who are on hand to provide a quick, professional solution. We have an ever- expanding portfolio yet we will never allow our growth to compromise delivering the highest possible standards to all our clients.

Latest news

Portsmouth University Students are highly satisfied according to national rankings

December 6, 2017

It comes as no surprise to us that the national rankings indicate that students of Portsmouth University are among the most satisfied in the UK. We know first hand as Portsmouth graduates ourselves that there is a real drive to provide an outstanding experience and we endeavour to exceed all expectations with our tenants residing within James Oliver Properties housing. Our passion is meticulously maintaining the top spot of providing premium student housing in Portsmouth and Southsea. Everyone who works here is driven to supersede all expectations and sustain meaningful relationships with tenants built on trust and respect.

A quick reminder in case you didn’t receive the email from Portsmouth University- as of Monday the 8th of January you are required to have your student card present for all lectures and seminars to tap in electronically for registration purposes. If you forget your card then this could mean being marked as absent so please have it ready before lectures to prevent a bottle neck of students waiting to get inside! We know how hard you are all working and wouldn’t want you to have your attendance impacted so have taken it upon ourselves to help convey this important message.


Portsmouth University is ranked 8th in the South East region

October 18, 2017

Portsmouth rises six places in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.

As mentioned in the article, Portsmouth University is putting the education of our students first underpinned by world-leading research and innovation. We are proud to be affiliated with such an upward trend here as we are personally Portsmouth University alumni. After graduating over ten years ago we have observed a well deserved journey, new buildings and courses have been developed whilst careful consideration to prospective employers and the wider professional context has promoted outcomes. Interestingly, careers advice is available for 5 years after graduation which is indicative of the dedication of all the staff. As mentioned in a previous article the University was one of only four universities in the South East region to be rated ‘Gold’ in the government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). We are proud to announce that at present we have approaching 50 premium student houses all within walking distance to university of Portsmouth, be sure to enquire before they all get snapped up for 2018!



Portsmouth named third happiest in UK

October 2, 2017

We are pleased and proud that Portsmouth has been named the third happiest city in the UK. Having graduated from the University of Portsmouth ourselves  since 2006, this comes as no surprise to us at all here at James Oliver Properties. The opportunities within Portsmouth for progression and development within multiple sectors of the City make it an ideal area for residents and students alike. We own many student houses within short walking distance to the University and take pride in our relations with the wider community of Portsmouth and Southsea. 

Interesting article in Portsmouth news


Quality Student Housing in Portsmouth & Southsea