West Lafayette, Ind. — Prime Property Investors has sold a 25-building student housing portfolio near Purdue University in Indiana for $47.2 million.
The portfolio includes a total of 777 beds. Prime Property Investors owned and managed all of the buildings, which include a mix of studio, one-, two-, three- and four-bedroom units. The buildings operated at 100 percent occupancy in the 10 years that Prime Property Investors owned them. Prime Property Investors sold the assets in 18 separate transactions. The undisclosed buyers included a combination of local, national and foreign investment groups. Purdue University had a fall 2015 enrollment of 39,000 students.