There are a lot of “good” architects in the student housing market – which is evident in the built environment – but very few are true partners in the process.
Architecture is a necessary part of every project, but it can only be properly informed by becoming a “partner” in the pre-development process. When we have a strong handle on the anticipated construction budget, paired with the rental strategy, management approach, scheduled return, vacancy model and rent optimization strategies, we can take a highly specialized analytical approach to create a successful design that maximizes profit and minimizes wasted space.
“We find that time invested on the front end of a student housing deal is often the most critical to its success.”
Todd Meckley, Partner and Student Housing Market Leader
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