Columbia, S.C. — A joint venture between 908 Group and Scannell Properties has broken ground on The Nine at Columbia, a 486-bed student housing community located near the University of South Carolina in Columbia. The community will consist of one, five-story building and six, two-story buildings offering townhomes. Shared amenities will include a sauna, fitness center, swimming pool and spa, an outdoor barbecue area and fire pits. The general contractor for the property is FaverGray and the architect is Humphreys & Partners. The development is set for completion in summer 2021.