Recent Article: BASH

From Student Housing Bisnow

400 joined us in beautiful Philadelphia this week for Bisnow’s annual student housing conference (BASH)—a two-day summit—to hear panelists from nine universities and the three largest student housing REITs, among top developers and financiers.


University panel

Arizona State University’s Michael Coakley (center) says the 21st Century Project (led by the Association of College and University Housing Officers International) is looking into bonding the external building of a student housing facility for 50 years but bonding the interior for 10 years so the layout could change each decade as demands evolve. The panel—which also featured reps from Michigan State, Boston U, and UPenn—stressed that technology and a sense of community are the most important features of student housing facilities.

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