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NYC’s largest student housing firm makes a $101M gamble on owning its own real estate

A student housing company has purchased a Lower Manhattan building used as a Pace University dorm for about $101...

Will the student housing boom last?

Will the student housing boom last?

As more investors have funded housing near universities, overbuilding has been a danger for some property owners. Investors are being more cautious as some backers have seen their bonds downgraded. Real estate fund managers...

Has student housing grown up?

Has student housing grown up?

Student housing could be coming of age. Developers of student housing have seized on offering amenities and convenience to maximize returns. That’s meant a preference for building closer to campuses or in urban areas,...

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The best 15 college towns to invest in

Ask anyone who has been to college recently, or is paying for someone else to go, getting higher education comes at an ever-higher cost these days and there’s not too much you can do...

Forget “Animal House,” today’s student housing is all about luxury

Forget “Animal House,” today’s student housing is all about luxury

  A laundry list of luxury amenities isn’t just for Manhattan’s new construction towers. College students are also getting...

Keggers aside, it’s good to be a landlord for college kids

Keggers aside, it’s good to be a landlord for college kids

If they can handle all-night parties and college-aged tenants, student housing landlords are making a killing in the current...

Pratt files for 124-room dorm near Clinton Hill campus

Pratt files for 124-room dorm near Clinton Hill campus

Pratt Institute filed plans for a new 124-room student dormitory on a Clinton Hill development site it acquired for...

Industry City scraps plans for college dorms

Industry City scraps plans for college dorms

Hide the bong and hold the Doritos. Jamestown is scrapping plans to build college dormitories at its massive Industry...

Coolest parents ever buying their college kids NYC apartments

Coolest parents ever buying their college kids NYC apartments

Goodbye Dorito-caked dorm room floors and hello homeownership!

Rendering of PRC Group's student housing project at College of New Jersey

College of New Jersey developer wins $52.5M loan

 The PRC Group obtained a $52.5 million construction loan for its $80 million student housing project at The College...

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