Creating a New PPP

Corvias Group had a big win at the end of 2014 when the University System of Georgia announced the firm would build a number of student housing projects across several campuses. Corvias’s John Picerne reveals more about the company and

2015 Innovator Award Winners

Student Housing Business magazine, studenthousingbusiness.com and the InterFace Conference Group hosted the 7th annual InterFace Student Housing information and networking conference April 8-10 at the JW Marriott in Austin.

Development Focus

With nine new projects opening this fall, CA Living’s chief operating officer, JJ Smith, has has hands full and his eyes on a lot of moving parts.

Renovations, CapEx and ROI

By Amy Bigley Works Crafting a relevant and balanced renovation strategy can lead to big pay-offs for operators and owners of student housing properties.

Staying Current with Connectivity

Connectivity, bandwidth and video services are among the biggest investments that student housing owners and operators make in a property. Here is what you need to know for 2015 to stay engaged and up-to-date. By Randall Shearin

Northwestern’s Master Plan

Northwestern University’s Dr. Paul Riel tells us about the university’s new comprehensive master plan, which will upgrade housing at the private college. By Randall Shearin and Richard Kelley

The SHB Interview: Bob Shepko

Building a student housing division for international real estate giant Balfour Beatty was a logical next step for Bob Shepko, an industry veteran of many years.

Beyond Amenities

When students consider a new place to live, they always list more amenities as a reason for finding a new residence. Over the years, owners of purpose-built student housing communities have become more competitive with amenities offered to students.

Catching Up With Canada

Many who operate in the Canadian student housing market have the same thing to say: If you build it, students will come. A common refrain is that student housing in Canada is easily 10 to 15 years behind where the

Texas A&M: Making The Best Use of Space

The Texas A&M University System is one of the largest state university systems in the country, which encompasses 11 universities, seven state agencies, two service units and a health science center.