NB Private Capital Hires Albert Thompson as Senior Vice President

Aliso Viejo, Calif. — NB Private Capital has hired Albert Thompson as senior vice president of national accounts. In his new role, Thompson will be responsible for all aspects of growing and servicing the firm’s participating sales partners. Prior to

Lee Equity Partners Acquires The Living Company/University Furnishings

Dallas — Private equity firm Lee Equity Partners has acquired majority ownership in The Living Company (TLC). TLC provides furniture, fixtures and equipment for off-campus student housing properties under the brand University Furnishings, and for hospitality and workforce housing. The Dallas-based

Xfinity Communities Acquires Epproach Communications

Wilmington, N.C. — Xfinity Communities, the Comcast division serving multifamily properties and residents, has acquired Epproach Communications. Wilmington-based Epproach specializes in multifamily technology, including managed wi-fi and internet. “Property managers and owners — particularly those in the off-campus student housing

Brian Thompson Launches Marker Investments

Philadelphia — Brian Thompson, formerly with CA Ventures and Harrison Street, has launched Marker Investments. Thompson will leverage his nearly 20 years of experience in the student housing industry to lead the Marker Investments team, which will specialize in the

Gilbane Development Hires Geoff Eisenacher as Senior Development Director

Providence, R.I. — Gilbane Development Co. has hired Geoff Eisenacher as senior development director of student housing and public-private partnerships. In this position, Eisenacher will coordinate all phases of the development and partnership delivery process, manage contract negotiation and research

Valeo Groupe Promotes Kevin Sealey to President of Student Division

Charlotte, N.C. — Valeo Groupe Americas has promoted Kevin Sealey to president of the company’s student housing division, Valeo Student. Prior to his promotion, Sealey served as vice president of student operations and was a founder of the student division. In

Triad Real Estate Partners Hires James Clough as Managing Director

Chicago — Triad Real Estate Partners has hired James Clough as managing director of the company’s Chicago office. Clough began his investment brokerage career at Marcus & Millichap and served as managing partner of Interra Realty before joining Triad. “We

Cushman & Wakefield Adds Two Brokers to Student Housing Team

Tampa, Fla. — Cushman & Wakefield has added two new brokers to its student housing team. New hires include Director, Shawn Lubic, and Associate, Victoria Marks. The Tampa-based team, led by Executive Managing Director Travis Prince, is now comprised of