Student Housing

  • Safety at Student Housing

    Keeping young residents safe is a top priority at student housing communities, and today’s operators have an unprecedented menu to choose from: security guards, lighting, cameras, smartphone-based tools and online message boards, to name a few.

    National 26 June 2017 08:12
  • RealtyShares Closes $12M Loan for Seattle Student Housing

    The 10-property portfolio is located near the University of Washington, in one of the fastest growing housing markets in the U.S. The acquisition marks the company’s largest commercial real estate debt transaction to date.

    Seattle 21 June 2017 18:29
  • Second Wind: A Binghamton University Case Study

    During the 2014-2015 academic year alone, undergrads spent nearly $125 million, and campus visitors dropped an additional $7.8 million into local coffers.

    National 20 June 2017 10:36
  • Bernards Breaks Ground on 115 KSF Student Housing

    The company is aiming for an August 2018 completion on the 114,970-square-foot facility at the University of La Verne. The project will be the first one in the university’s newly approved Facilities & Technology Master Plan.

    Los Angeles 19 June 2017 21:31
  • Extra Credit: Investing in Student Housing

    The number of people enrolled in higher-education programs—20.5 million at the start of the current school year—explains much about investor interest in the student housing niche. Find out who’s buying and who’s lending now.

    National 19 June 2017 11:42
  • CBC Advisors Completes 2 West Coast Multifamily Sales

    The Cove at Overlake in Tooele, Utah, and student housing community The Pines, in Rexburg, Idaho, changed hands in two off-market transactions totaling 204 apartment units.

    Salt Lake City 15 June 2017 16:22
  • Keeping It Mobile

    Student housing has evolved significantly in the last decade as purpose-built, professionally managed properties have become standard and institutional capital has raised its profile.

    National 15 June 2017 10:40