Peak Campus to Manage 587-Bed Student Housing Complex in Minneapolis

DRA Advisors acquired Metro Park East, a community serving students of the University of Minnesota, and appointed Peak Campus to manage the property.

MinneapolisPeak Campus was recently appointed to manage a 587-bed student housing community located in Minneapolis. The mid-rise Metro Park East was purchased by DRA Advisors.

Metro Park East

Metro Park East

Located just minutes from the University of Minnesota, Metro Park East offers one-, two- and four-bedroom apartments. The property’s amenity package includes study lounges, complimentary coffee and tea, landscaped courtyards, heated private access parking garage, onsite storage and maintenance bike shop, deluxe fitness lounge, stand-up tanning, media lounge and digital gaming center.

“We are thrilled to continue to expand our student housing platform with the acquisition of Metro Park East, a best-in-class asset in such a dynamic student housing market. DRA is excited to partner with industry experts, Peak Campus, due to their proven track record of market-leading performance,” said Brett Gottlieb of DRA Advisors in prepared remarks.

“Peak is elated to welcome this asset to our portfolio. Metro Park East provides a differentiated product in a vibrant student housing market with which we are intimately familiar,” said Bob Clark, CEO of Peak Campus. “We look forward to working with our clients to reposition the asset as a very attractive off-campus living option with an unmatched customer experience.”

Image courtesy of Peak Campus