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Boise State to address student housing shortage with new residence hall

Boise State University took steps to address the shortage of housing options for incoming students by commencing construction on a new residence hall near the Albertsons Library on Monday, Sept. 18.

Dundee Sees Major Investment in Student Housing by ATK Property Group

In a significant multi-million-pound deal, Perthshire’s ATK Property Group has acquired student housing in Dundee’s Keiller Court.

Student Housing Coming To Cabrillo, UCSC

Plans to build 624 units of affordable student housing on Cabrillo College’s Aptos campus got the green light last Thursday when Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill to fund the project.

Listed Birmingham buildings earmarked for student scheme

An application has been submitted proposing the creation of more than 200 units of student accommodation in a scheme that involves the conversion of two listed buildings in Birmingham.

Cain completes £500M PBSA transaction with backing from Menora

Cain International, the privately held investment firm, has completed a £500M PBSA forward-funding deal that will support the delivery of 2,389 beds across major U.K. university cities. All five schemes have already secured planning consent.

Rockfield appoints new CIO & head of Spain

Wouter van den Eijnden, CEO of Rockfield, said:'We are delighted to welcome Juan to Rockfield. With almost 20 years of experience in the real estate industry, strategic investor relations and operational real estate management, he will bring great added value to Rockfield.

Core Spaces Pays $77M for South Carolina Student Housing Asset

Core Spaces has acquired Clemson Lofts, a 641-bed student housing property in Clemson, S.C. for $77 million, according to Yardi Matrix data. Realco Capital Partners and Arcapita Group Holdings were the sellers.

Villas starts 30-story UT student housing 

Villas Student Housing is off and running with its eighth project near the University of Texas at Austin. The development, designed by architecture firm Rhode : Partners, is set to be completed in summer 2025. It hasn’t yet been named.

Green light for 155 student flats in historic city district

Plans to demolish a warehouse as part of a development to create flats for 155 students have been approved. City of Edinburgh Council planners have granted permission for Danehurst Developments’ proposals for Dunedin Street student accommodation.

Singapore’s QIP and Hurlington Capital Tie Up for £80 Million London Student Homes

Singapore-headquartered private equity firm Q Investment Partners (QIP) and Hurlington Capital, the London-based investor and developer, have formed a joint venture to develop an £80 million purpose-built student accommodation site in Woolwich, London.

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