Spectra Student Living Breaks Ground on $17 Million Community Near Ferris State University

Eight Thirty Water Tower, located near Ferris State University, is scheduled to open in August 2019. Eight Thirty Water Tower, located near Ferris State University, is scheduled to open in August 2019.

Big Rapids, Mich. — Spectra Student Living has broken ground on Eight Thirty Water Tower, a $17 million community near Ferris State University in Big Rapids.

Scheduled to open in August 2019, the student housing property will include 318 beds within 120 units. Floor plans will consist of one-, two- and four-bedroom units. Shared amenities will include a clubhouse, resident lounge and YouTube room. Spectra will manage the property in partnership with Landmark Properties.

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