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An investment fund created by Gatehouse Bank and Sigma Capital Group, UK PRS is a regional BTR Single-family home portfolio.

Backed by capital raised from the Kuwait Investment Authority, UK PRS consists of 750 private-rental properties throughout the North West and West Midlands.

Ascend was appointed as the sole lettings and property management agent for UK PRS in Q1 2020. We created a dedicated team that was white-labelled under the ‘Live DifRent’ brand and brought in major efficiencies, utilising bespoke technology and systems with our in-house IT Development team.


Units in total


Stabilised developments


Uplift in renewal rents


Rent collection rate


Occupancy rate

With a 98% occupancy rate and low active arrears of just 1% from Ascend’s award-winning portfolio management service, the portfolio continues to grow and has an ever-increasing revenue and ROI.

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