SHB Interview: Alex O’Brien, CEO of Cardinal Group Cos.

You might have noticed that Cardinal Group Companies has been making moves. Over the past five years, the company has grown its third-party management business — a lot. Now managing more than 70,000 beds, the company has moved from Number

Michael Baird: COVID-19’s Impact on Public-Private Partnership Funding

Student Housing Business talked with Michael Baird, managing director of municipal finance at RBC Capital Markets, regarding the pandemic’s impact on funding for public-private partnership developments and potential long-term changes in the industry moving forward.  SHB: How would you characterize

Is the Pandemic Changing Roommate Matching Strategies?

COVID-19 has introduced new challenges to the roommate matching process. According to respondents of a recent survey conducted by Student Housing Business, there are several new layers of complexity to an already challenging process:  Social distancing makes it difficult to