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Student Housing: The Preiss Company Recognized for Steady Growth and Profitability by Raleigh Chamber

Student Housing: The Preiss Company Recognized for Steady Growth and Profitability by Raleigh Chamber

Posted 05.22.2009 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

RALEIGH – The Preiss Company (“TPCO”), the largest provider of off-campus student housing at North Carolina State University, Clemson University, Auburn University in Alabama, and the University of Texas in Austin and the second largest provider at UNC Charlotte, has been selected by the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce to receive the organization’s Steady Growth […]

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Student Housing: 800 units of housing eyed for Sunset area

Student Housing: 800 units of housing eyed for Sunset area

Posted 05.21.2009 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

A large, upscale apartment-style housing project for undergraduates at the University of Massachusetts campus is being proposed for a neighborhood just south of the campus, with neighbors being approached about selling their properties. Dano Weisbord, of 138 Sunset Ave., said he recently met with James Frey, vice president of land acquisition for Edwards Communities Development […]

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Student Housing: Amherst Center: Back to the future

Student Housing: Amherst Center: Back to the future

Posted 05.20.2009 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

If you have had a teenager or been one at any time since 1985, you probably know the movie, “Back to the Future,” in which a young Michael J. Fox travels back in time in a souped-up DeLorean sports car. While there, he makes a few changes to the past to make an unattractive present […]

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Student Housing: $60M-$70M project slated near UCF

Student Housing: $60M-$70M project slated near UCF

Posted 05.18.2009 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

Orlando Business Journal Construction is expected to begin May 21 on a new four-story student housing complex near the University of Central Florida’s main campus. A joint venture formed by Orlando-based Lee Chira Holdings Ltd. and Houston-based Dinerstein Cos. plan to start work on the $60 million to $70 million first phase, which includes 763 […]

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Student Housing: Colleges await stimulus to pay for urgent needs

Posted 05.18.2009 | Categories: Student Housing | 1 Comment

Schools hope to replace state funding cuts, avoid tuition hikes By WAYNE WASHINGTON – wwashington@thestate.com Stimulus or no stimulus? For S.C. higher education, which experienced the nation’s steepest state budget cuts this year, that’s a $100 million question. The budget state lawmakers passed last week assumed the use of $348 million in federal stimulus money […]

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Student Housing: American Campus Communities, Inc. Announces Closing of Common Stock Offering

Student Housing: American Campus Communities, Inc. Announces Closing of Common Stock Offering

Posted 05.11.2009 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–American Campus Communities, Inc. (NYSE:ACC – News), one of the nation’s largest developers, owners and managers of high-quality student housing properties, today announced the closing of a public offering of 9,775,000 shares of its common stock at a price of $21.25 per share, which includes 1,275,000 shares issued as a result of the […]

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