Student Accommodation in Pretoria

Empowering Sustainable Student Living at Brooklyn Studios

Introducing the latest addition to the Thrive Student Living family – Brooklyn Studios. Nestled in a dynamic and central location, Brooklyn Studios offers students an unparalleled living experience tailored to their individual needs.  Partnering with Stiebel Eltron, Thrive Student Living continues to prioritize convenience, comfort, and reliability in its infrastructure decisions. The inclusion of the CNS 50 trend M heater in Brooklyn Studios is yet another example of this collaboration, highlighting our joint commitment to energy efficiency and expertise in providing top-notch amenities for flexibility. Accredited by Nsfas and the University of Pretoria, Brooklyn Studios offers not just a place to stay, but a community where students can thrive academically, socially, and personally. With its proximity to the university campus, student hangouts, and various attractions, Brooklyn Studios truly embodies the essence of modern student living.

The case for student accommodation

Selecting the right heating solution for student accommodation is a crucial decision, considering diverse backgrounds and budgets. In this context, the STIEBEL ELTRON CNS 50 Trend M (ZA) heater, proves to be an excellent choice for Brooklyn Studios.

This STIEBEL ELTRON solution is particularly well-suited for student accommodation due to its combination of efficiency, reliability, and convenience. In a student living environment where individual preferences and schedules vary widely, having a heater that can maintain consistent room temperature ensures that students can focus on their studies and activities without being disrupted by fluctuating temperatures. Additionally, the ability to control and top up electricity usage aligns with the budget-conscious nature of student living, allowing residents to manage their energy expenses effectively. With its robust build and energy-smart features, the CNS 50 offers peace of mind to both students and accommodation management, knowing that they are investing in a reliable and cost-effective heating solution that enhances the overall comfort and well-being of residents.

Overall efficiency of the accommodation's energy use

  • Perfectly suited for the bustling environment of student accommodation
  • Sturdy construction ensures durability and reliability
  • Commitment to convenience, comfort, and a high quality of life for students of varying financial means
  • Maintaining consistent room temperature
  • Monthly base allowance for each student empowers them to manage and top up electricity as needed
  • Cost-effective warmth during winter

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The brand choice

JJ Tait, the esteemed facilities manager at Brooklyn Studios, has unequivocally praised the unparalleled quality and performance of the CNS 50 Trend M (ZA) by STIEBEL ELTRON, contrasting its superiority against outdated asbestos heater models. Within the meticulously curated setting of fully furnished units, Tait has accentuated the CNS's robust and sturdy design as a cornerstone of its exceptional durability in the dynamic environment of student living. The meticulous decision to opt for these state-of-the-art heaters was underpinned by a strategic consideration of longevity and streamlined maintenance, essential factors in mitigating potential wear and tear inherent in communal student accommodations. Notably, Tait has expressed profound satisfaction with the absence of any observed damage across all units to date, unequivocally attributing this remarkable resilience to the CNS's meticulous construction. Emphasizing the inherent value for investment, long-term sustainability, and unwaveringly reliable performance of the heaters, Tait has fervently endorsed their pivotal role in fostering a comfortable and conducive living environment. Describing them as the epitome of sustainable comfort with minimal upkeep requirements, Tait has lauded the seamless functionality of the product, significantly diminishing the need for daily operational interventions. Furthermore, Tait has extolled STIEBEL ELTRON's unwavering support and responsiveness, expressing unwavering confidence in the brand's steadfast reliability. With an impressive 714 units of the CNS 50 seamlessly integrated into Brooklyn Studios since its introduction in March/April 2022, Tait has proudly reported an impeccable record of zero complaints to date. Firmly anchored in his conviction, Tait unequivocally asserts that the CNS by STIEBEL ELTRON not only represents a highly recommended product but also stands as a resounding testament to excellence and innovation. With resolute determination, Tait affirms his unwavering commitment to continue selecting and procuring this esteemed product in the future, propelled by the unwavering assurance of its enduring quality and unparalleled performance.

Product information


  • Compact wall mounted convector, ideal as an auxiliary heater or interim heater in spring/autumn
  • Extremely slimline design
  • Mechanical temperature controller
  • Safety through overheating protectio
  • Robust design
  • Frost protection setting

The technology used

The STIEBEL ELTRON CNS 50 Trend M (ZA) wall-mounted convector, a premium heating solution designed to provide precise warmth exactly where it's needed in your home. Whether as a supplementary heating source to complement your central heating system or as an interim heater during the transitional seasons of spring and autumn, this compact convector is engineered for optimal performance and convenience. Its slimline design ensures seamless integration into any space, while its robust construction guarantees durability and resistance to the rigors of daily use. Equipped with a mechanical temperature controller and advanced safety features including overheating protection and frost protection, the CNS 50 Trend M (ZA) prioritizes safety and reliability. Experience the convenience and efficiency of targeted warmth with the STIEBEL ELTRON CNS 50 Trend M (ZA) convector, delivering comfort and peace of mind throughout the year.

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Data, facts and figures

Boksburg Central District Affordable Housing


  • Pretoria, South Africa


  • Constructed in 2022
  • Student Accommodation

Installed technology

  • Convector Heater: CNS 50 Trend M (ZA)
  • Power supply: 1/N/PE
  • Connected load: 0,5 kW
  • Weight: 4.00 kg