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  • Madrid?s Malasaña neighbourhood is definitely one of a kind. Its privileged and centric location makes it a perfect spot for people from all over the Spanish capital to come together to enjoy the neighbourhood?s diverse cultural and food scenes. Malasaña?s identity is strongly influenced by......

  • An agreement between Urban Campus & OVHcloud has been reached to offer a 10% discount at Urban Campus Madrid coworking spaces to startups enrolled in the OVHcloud Startup Program. A fantastic opportunity for young and ambitious startups to develop their activities in a dynamic coworking......

  • After the successful first edition of the Coliving Awards 2021, Coliving Insights & Coliving Awards joined forces to create a special edition. They dedicated a section to Urban Campus in which our project was explained. Other participants and contributors who took part in this innovative......

  • Real Estate platform Xm2 News interviewed Ana Martinez, Urban Campus Head of Operations – Iberia during #SIMAPRO2021, a real estate gathering which begins tomorrow Wednesday, May 26th. During these days, they will invite more experts to analyse the pandemic?s effect in the sector. Ana went......

  • It?s that time of year, time to do your tax returns. In Spain, this process can be difficult, long and time consuming for a lot of people. Other than that, a lot of people might be doing the process incorrectly, especially young or inexperienced people......

  • Searching for a place to live can quite easily turn into an exhausting and time-consuming task, especially in big cities. Some people will choose to flat-share with others, especially if they are new in town, but have you heard of ?Coliving?? It might be common......

  • With a long track record in other countries, the residential model in which leisure spaces are shared and ?networking? is encouraged between residents, the “Coliving”, attracts foreign companies that want to expand in Madrid, Barcelona, and Valencia. The interest for C0living, grows among young people......

  • What makes Urban Campus special is definitely our community of professional and restless minds looking to grow and collaborate with one another, working together to create new projects and launch new initiatives.  Today, we want to talk about ?Mizuku?, a project that has been evolving......

  • “A good restaurant is like a vacation; it transports you, and it becomes a lot more than just about the food.” – Philip Rosenthal If you?ve ever walked the streets of Madrid, you know they?re known for their unmistakable, vibrant energy. A city in constant motion.......

  • Press Release: Urban Campus raises ?7M From Nexity and Batipart to accelerate its development Urban Campus designs and manages coliving and multifamily residences in Europe on behalf of institutional investors.  The company announces that it completed a ?7M funding round with Nexity and Batipart to......

  • Urban Campus contributed to the newest edition of ?Coliving Insights, Co-Tech: Innovating Coliving with Technology? , magazine. Our article explains how we have created a differential rental experience through Dunbar, our in-house developed digital platform. We also explore why we believe Coliving Operators should invest......

  • Urban Campus is a finalist in the first-ever edition of the Coliving Awards. We have been nominated in 2 categories! ?Best coliving operator of the year? ?Best Community and User Experience? Coliving Awards is the first award show dedicated to highlighting key innovators, actors, and......

  • Ever wondered what the main differences between Urban ?  and Rural ?  Colivings are? In this episode of the Co-Liv podcast, our Head of Operations Iberia, Ana Martínez de Lizarrondo Asurmendi and Edo Sadikovi? from Sende discussed the main differences and how both models adapted to the Co-vid pandemic,......

  • “Hazte Eco“, from Antena 3, a TV show dedicated to finding the most eco-friendly housing solutions, visited our Urban Campus Mellado Madrid Coliving. They wanted to discover how this new way of living enables an eco-friendly lifestyle by saving energy while sharing and living in......

  • Urban Campus was featured as one of the first Coliving operators in Spain in “Expansión” newspaper. You can read the full article in Spanish or keep reading in English. This is what the first ‘coliving’ project looks like in Spain Renting a room or studio......

  • To learn more about how coliving works, El Correo newspaper came to visit our Malasaña Madrid, Coliving space. They spent one day with us and interviewed one of our members. You can read the full article and watch the video in Spanish or keep reading......

  • Now that towns have sprawled into cities, distances have elongated and cars and traffic jams have become a setback to all of the advantages that megalopolis initially offered, it?s time for a change with a 50 step home. A new vision of urban living is......

  • Urban Campus, in collaboration with Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, launched  Challenge Coliving back in March, a competition aimed at the Creative Industries students (Integral Design, Architecture, Fine Arts and Fashion) of the Rey Juan Carlos University. Today we are happy to announce the winners: Davinia Franco,......

  • Is coliving the cure for loneliness during the confinement? El confidential investigates Coliving during the Covid 19 pandemic. They spoke to Urban Campus, and some other key players in the game, as well as our coliviers to get their opinion on living in one of......

  • El Economista interviewed some Coliving and Coworking keyplayers, Urban Campus being one of them, to analyze how Covid and Social Distancing have impacted the sector. You can read the full article, Coworking and Coliving Transformed In Times of Social Distancing, here in Spanish, or keep......

  • Urban Campus Community sessions: Creating the right environment for our residents to grow and continue their journey of life long learning is one of our main goals when fostering community. Aligned with this vision we designed 3 Community sessions formats each with a different objective: #growtogether......

  • Urban Campus has partnered with CeleBreak, the easiest way to play football in Madrid if you are looking to meet new people. We are excited to start a new partnership with the amazing football app CeleBreak. At Urban Campus we foster meaningful connections to bring......

  • The Urban Campus team along with REI Habitat (developer) and 813 Capital (investor) won the RFP for the development and management of a 4,800m2 coliving residence.  Located in the heart of France?s premier university and research hub of the École Polytechnique Université Paris-Saclay and just......

  • URBAN CAMPUS TO OPEN ITS FIRST OFFICE IN MILAN Urban Campus announces the opening of an office in Milan  The company expects to announce key recruitments in early 2021 Paris, 11 December 2020, Urban Campus, is glad to announce the opening of an office in......

  • Urban Campus has partnered with Too Good to Go, the wonderful food-saving app. We are thrilled to start a new collaboration with the wonderful food-saving app Too Good To Go! ? Our logos have almost the same colors and our values match too. Too Good......

  • The Giants of Coliving enter Spain International operators such as Urban Campus, StarCity, Habyt or Dovevivo have already entered the national market and have very aggressive expansion plans for southern Europe. The Spanish opportunity. In Madrid, Urban Campus  has 120 beds; Habyt 110 and Homii......

  • Mellado Madrid Coliving, featured in “Toc toc, se puede” TeleMadrid A new TeleMadrid TV show that focuses on different housing alternatives came to visit our Mellado Madrid Coliving, to discover how coliving works. Óscar, one of our residents, guided them through the coliving building, showing......

  • Urban Campus set to expand in Madrid with 300 new beds in 2021 The French Coliving operator plans to open up three spaces in the Spanish capital within the next year and establish themselves in cities such as Valencia and Málaga. EjePrime spoke to the......

  • Urban Campus leading Coliving in Spain Madrid is the European city with the fewest operative beds in coliving spaces behind London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Milan, and Vienna, according to the study “Europe Co-Living: Key Trends and Key” by CBRE. Urban Campus is the company with more......

  • Our Head of Operations – Iberia Ana Martínez de Lizarrondo Asurmendi participated in the Webinar “The day after: Working spaces of the future” organized by PayFit España, in the context of “The day after” sessions. Together with Sergi Tarragona Fenosa and Eleonora Cantini, she discussed how the working and......

  •   Urban Campus is glad to announce the appointment of Ana Martinez de Lizarrondo as Head of Operations for Iberia.  Urban Campus already manages 3 residences in the center of Madrid and is now gearing up for the rapid growth of the BTR (built-to-rent) sector......

  •   Our Chief Development Officer, Maxime Depreux participated in the latest MIPIM Connect session, chaired by Claire from Co-liv, with the participation of Dimphy from The Student Hotel and Jarick from Blossity.  The thought-provoking discussion explored how Coliving has become a rising popular asset, and seeked......

  • Urban Campus – Featured on TravelMag TravelMag, a travel magazine,  that makes travel their business, so the readers can take pleasure in discovering off-the-grid destinations from around the globe, has featured Urban Campus as one of their “Top Choices when booking accommodations in Madrid.” According to......

  • At Urban Campus we are committed to ensuring the safety & wellbeing of our members, staff, and partners, during these extraordinary times. In the past few weeks, while the whole world has been turned upside down, we have put in place robust contingency measures that......

  • Coliving is not only transforming the way we live in cities but also how spaces are designed and decorated. Houzz, interviewed Urban Campus Space Designer and Marketing Manager, to write this article about Coliving, a new way of living and decorating. You can check the......

  • Tele Madrid visited our Mellado Coliving Today’s housing situation in Madrid does not respond to the needs of young professionals in the city. They are looking for more flexible, cost-efficient, and hassle-free short and long-term accommodation alternatives. The reporters from “120 minutos”, a live morning......

  • Coliving Experience report 2019 Urban Campus?s mission is to change how people live, work and interact in cities. We create warm, intimate and optimally designed spaces, to conceive a homelike feeling and create an engaged community. This gives our residents a sense of connection, belonging......

  • Televisión Española didn’t want to miss the chance to understand what coliving is all about, so we invited them to our Malasaña coliving to let them experience the coliving vibe themselves. They interviewed 2 Urban Campus residents, who explained what it’s like to live in......

  • OK Diario has named Urban Campus as one of the Coliving Key Players in Spain. Read the whole article in Spanish here, or keep reading the translation in English below. Urban Campus, Inédit and Projects share the ?coliving? market in Madrid and Barcelona 2020 will......

  • Urban Campus at the “Real Estate Future Trends 2020: We are the Key” Conference Last Thursday, January 23, Urban Campus was present as a partner and speaker at the latest edition of ?Smart Conversations?, which took place at the Official College of Architects of Madrid, an event......

  • Elix VRS signs an agreement with Urban Campus Eje Prime has written about ELIX VRS’s acquisition of 2 coliving residences managed by Urban Campus. This acquisition demonstrates the attractiveness of Urban Campus to institutional investors, which is a pillar of our development in Spain and......

  • Movistar plus about new ways of living Iñaki Gabilondo, the well known Spanish reporter returns to Movistar plus # 0 with the fifth season of “When I am gone”. A very interesting TV show that asks the question, what will the world look like in 25......

  • Urban Campus interview at “Mundo Emprende” show from esRadio Our Operations Manager and Marketing Manager, Ana Martínez de Lizarrondo and Marta Torres Vilas, were interviewed on the “Mundo Emprende” show, on esRadio. Mundo Emprende is a Spanish Radioshow that aims to promote and spread culture and......

  • Televisión Española, the Spanish national TV, came to visit our Mellado Madrid coliving space. They interviewed two of our residents, and they got to discovered what coliving means, what our community is like and how it is to live at Urban Campus! Watch Urban Campus......

  • Eje Prime interview Urban Campus, our CEO John Van Oost explains about our expansion plans in Spain. Interested? Read the translation of the article below or full article in Spanish. The French company, which has two colivings, two coworkings and a foodlab in Madrid, is......

  • “El Referente” a Spanish publication for entrepreneurs, wrote an article about Urban Campus’ Foodlab and how this new space is allowing gastronomic entrepreneurs to develop their projects in Madrid. Read full article here in Spanish or find the translation below. Foodlab is defined as a......

  • Maxime presented Urban Campus’s project at the Maison&Objet conference, where he explained the challenges of creating flexible spaces to live, work & enjoy. He also talked about the impact on the modularity of furniture and how to extend the use of the space throughout the......

  • Discover Urban Campus Community stories! Urban Campus is redefining the way we live together in cities. Our coliving and coworking spaces host an inspiring community of curious minds! Now you can meet them and discover their stories, projects, and experiences. Welcome to Urban Campus Community......

  • Telefónica’s “Think Big” blog, interviewed Urban Campus to dive deeper into the rising phenomenon that is co-living and what we do here. In the article ¨Coliving, or how to live and network without leaving your home ¨ Mar, from Telefónica, talks about us, the unique......

  • Maxime Depreux is joining Urban Campus, a leading operator of co-living residences in Europe, founded in 2016 by John van Oost and Maxime Armand, to support the company’s ambitious growth plans. Maxime will be joining Urban Campus after 10 years at Hammerson, where he is......

  • Urban Campus on Televisión Española. Televisión Española 24 Horas came to visit our Urban Campus Madrid Malasaña Coliving space to make a report about coliving and how this new way of living is changing how people live and interact in cities. They interviewed us and......

  • As a Community expert, Alana Daily, one of our experienced Community Developers, was invited to participate in a panel about “The Power of Trust | Creating a Community That Believes In Who You Are and What You Stand For” organized by CMX at our Malasaña......

  • Le Parisien: “Coliving is a new type of residential allocation, which combines private spaces and shared spaces coupled with services. A solution that seduces more and more people in Paris.” “Urban Campus, of which Nexity is a shareholder, plans 300 beds in Paris between 2020......

  • THE PINK POST-IT., a Spanish based lifestyle media with focus on bringing together the very best in fashion, gastronomy, travel and Social life, has selected our Jerónimo coworking space as one of the TOP 3 in Madrid. Check the full story here  ...

  • Onda Madrid wanted to know more about coliving, and explain this new concept to their audience, so they came to visit our Mellado Madrid coliving to discover how our members live, work and enjoy! They interviewed one of our members Alejandro and discovered how it......

  • ElEconomista.es talks about the benefits of coliving and its quick rise in Spain. Find out here: Coliving: la evolución del piso compartido llega a España  ...

  • Coliving is attracting young people more and more. The offer, which falls in the middle between a shared-flat and a residence, sounds appealing to many who wish to become independent and share part of their life with others alike. Read more here.  ...

  • Why are coworking and coliving not the same? Gui Perdrix, founder of CO-LIV talks about the differences between coworking and coliving. Read more about this in the following link: Dear Press: Coliving is not the new coworking  ...

  • The upcoming coliving concept is gaining popularity throughout Europe and Spain is not the exception. Every day, more and more young professionals arrive in a new city and are in need of a starting point. Urban Campus is leading this coliving movement in Spain and......

  • We were really excited about Telemadrid visiting our Urban Campus coliving spaces, to get a glance into our members experience and explain this new way of living to their audience in the weekend news. Watch the entire TV report here      ...

  • TeleMadrid, Madrids most well-known TV Channel, came to interview our colivers on their live show ?Está pasando?. They got to talk to some of our members and experienced the Urban Campus community feeling. Alejandro, member of Madrid Urban Campus Mellado, and creator of the first Late......

  • On Wednesday, July 3rd, CMX Connect Madrid organized their third, and biggest yet, meet up at our Foodlab! The meet up topic was ¨Building a thriving offline community¨, which really relates to Urban Campus core values. The conversation was led by Connect Host Cepee Tabibian......

  • The measure of success for a coliving operator is when it can deliver a truly amazing housing experience to its residents. El País came to visit our campuses in Madrid and interviewed some of our members to have a first hand testimonial about how Urban......

  • Urban Campus has opened a new state of the art coliving residence in the vibrant neighborhood of Malasaña in Madrid. It is composed of 36 units offering a range of housing options and ample common areas, designed to foster the community development and encourage members......

  • Raphael Cytron, our Head of Campus Management Fr/Be, participated to a round table in Brussels about ?How real estate developments impact the attractiveness of Brussels? organized by Logic-Immo.Be. This round table proposed to put 3 elements into perspective: costs of real estate/land; the tipping over......

  • Following the opening of our coliving in center Madrid, the monthly Spanish newspaper El Economista – Inmobiliaria came for a tour of the space. Read the full article in Spanish here or a translation to English there. Urban-Campus-El-Econimista...

  • Coliving is a growing trend for 2019 and a source of interests and questions for real estate investors. We were invited to Radio Capital to discuss what coliving is bringing to the Spanish real estate sector and how we have been implementing it. If you......

  • Following the opening of our coliving in center Madrid, the Spanish newspaper El Mundo came for a tour of the space. Read the full article in Spanish here or a translation to English there.  ...

  • Why share an office? Why share a home? A few weeks ago, we were invited at Maison & Objet to talk about the benefits of sharing space, together with Chiara de Rege, interior designer of female co-working club The Wing, and Claire Flurin, Executive Director......

  • Bouygues Immobilier, a leading real estate developer, organized a roundtable on AI at MIPIM in Cannes. Participants included prominent real estate investors and data scientists. Whilst for many real estate investors and managers AI seems like a futuristic topic, Urban Campus routinely uses machine learning......

  • Urban Campus opens its first co-living residence, Mellado Madrid Coliving in the sought-after barrio of Gaztambide in Madrid. The residence has 83 private studios and rooms, many shared spaces and terraces, and a collaborative garden on the rooftop. It is being co-designed with Urban Campus......

  • How our core values define the way we design spaces? . User-centered design, an approach of creating innovative products and services with strong user participation, has been widely adopted by the startup community in recent years. Thousands of companies worldwide have been putting tremendous effort......

  • Entrepreneurship and gastronomy go hand in hand with the opening of the Foodlab by Urban Campus & Gastroemprendedores, the first space dedicated to gastronomic entrepreneurship in Madrid, with features unique to Europe. This new co-working and co-cooking space was inaugurated yesterday by Seth Goldman, the......

  • ?Oye, y esto, que va a ser?? (Hey, what?s this going to be!?) Seems to be the question on everyone?s mind as they walk by the recently finished Foodlab by Urban Campus and Gastroemprendedores. The neighborhood is buzzing with excitement as passer?s-by peer in through......

  • Co-Liv! was the first global conference dedicated to the co-living movement. It was organized by PUREHOUSE LAB from 7-9 December 2017 and attracted more than 100 participants from all over the world. Co-living means different things to different people and there are multiple economic models......

  • The social housing sector in France represents 5 million residential units and houses 18% of the French population. It faces many challenges. How to adapt its existing residences to changing demographics and lifestyles? What services needs to be offered to tenants? How to break social......

  • Urban Campus is expanding its existing campus in the center of Madrid with the forthcoming opening in February 2018 of a foodlab located 150m away from the Mercado San Miguel. Our foodlab is designed to allow food entrepreneurs to develop, test and present their talents......

  • Urban Campus to operate 11000 m2 coliving in Antonypole. Urban Campus is a member of the consortium led by Linkcity (Bouygues Construction) that won the right to re-develop the industrial zone of Antonypole (Ile-de-France). Antonypole is part of France?s largest scientific and technological hub with......

  • With a portfolio of more than 155,000 residential units housing 230,000 people, Batigere is one of Europe?s largest and most active real estate investors. John van Oost was invited to present the Urban Campus? concept and discuss the impact of societal changes on the necessary......

  • John van Oost participated to a discussion panel on the digital transformation of the real estate industry and the emergence of new space usages such as co-working and co-living. The conference was organized by the alumni association of the prestigious Ecole Polytechnique in Paris. With......

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