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  • Student Housing Gets Five-Star Amenities

    By Keith Loria, Contributing Editor Boca Raton, Fla.—A joint venture between Rosemurgy Properties, Giles Capital Group and Lewis Rental Properties have developed University Park, a 279,097-square-foot, off-campus student housing community in Boca Raton, Fla. This is the first, purpose-built student housing project in the area. The community consists of eight four-story buildings

    South 14 May 2015 14:36
  • Celebrating Thanksgiving at Your Student Housing Communities

    It’s that time of year. Time for turkey, stuffing, and young adults coming home to their parents’ house with a mountain of dirty laundry. Around Thanksgiving, many students head home, which will probably leave your student housing community pretty empty in the coming week. Before everyone clears out for the holiday,

    National 21 November 2014 20:55
  • Guest Blog: Canada vs. The United States: Comparing Student Housing Markets

    By Darren Vanecko, President, Places4Students.com Over the past decade, the student housing market in the United States has been rapidly expanding with the boom of purpose-built student housing. With each passing year, the number of student housing bed deliveries seems to be increasing alongside enrollment rates. The same, however, cannot be

    National 07 November 2014 16:55
  • Friend of Foe

    Luxury is the name of the game in the student-housing industry nowadays. Communities feature all sorts of goodies—fitness centers, pools, tanning beds, screening rooms, fire pits, grills and more. Much more. Kids today, am I right, folks? When I was in college—which wasn’t too long ago, might I add (though I have

    National 15 July 2014 16:34
  • Campus Advantage Hires Dr. Janice A. Johnson

    Austin, Texas —Campus Advantage, a student housing company, has hired industry expert Dr. Janice A. Johnson as senior vice president of on campus management as part of the company’s effort to keep pace with the growth it is seeing in its on campus and operations projects—both in the United States

    National 30 January 2014 16:05
  • 5 Things to Put in a Welcome Basket for Student Housing [For the Parents]

    It’s August, which means the time for commercials for school supplies has officially commenced (and even though many of us have—thankfully—been out of school for some time, this is very depressing. Probably because we are just realizing that we didn’t take any vacation days to go to the beach like

    National 08 August 2012 18:08
  • 6 Things Both Parents and Students Want in Student Housing

    When it comes to student housing, it sometimes seems like students and parents want completely different things. After all, parents—who are usually the ones paying—want value for their money. They want their kids to be able to study. They don’t want their kids just going to toga parties and starting

    National 31 May 2012 16:13