Tag: luxury

Millennials And Money: The Luxury Student Housing Trend

Posted 06.29.2015 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

Millennials do a lot of things differently, including how they live while getting an education. Luxury apartments are a growing trend in college towns across the United States. The buildings, both on and off campus, boast amenities that far exceed the minimalistic dorm rooms universities were known for in the past. You can see exactly what’s available at […]

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Student Housing: Housing planned near arena

Student Housing: Housing planned near arena

Posted 03.08.2010 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

A Portland developer building a $12 million apartment near the Matthew Knight Arena means to make the east campus — as opposed to the west campus strip — the nexus of university life. “We’re trying to build a neighborhood. We’re not just building a project. That’s really important.”

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Student Housing: New student housing complex sets the standard

Student Housing: New student housing complex sets the standard

Posted 09.16.2009 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

The College Suites at Plattsburgh should earn high grades for local student housing. Christina Vanier is property manager for the Troy-based United Group of Companies. The enormous complex is expected to be completely finished by November, she said.  There will be 114 suites capable of housing 397 students in all. There will be 87 four-bedroom […]

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Student Housing: Campus housing goes upscale with luxuries

Student Housing: Campus housing goes upscale with luxuries

Posted 09.14.2009 | Categories: Student Housing | No Comments

For today’s college students, dorm life can be like living in an upscale apartment or hotel: ID cards double as room keys. Large gathering spaces boast plush furnishings and modern decorations. Hardwood floors and granite accents are common. Environmentally friendly features are a plus. The price of a dorm room is higher these days, but […]

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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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