The Growing Student Housing Industry

The Growing Student Housing Industry

Karen Jordan, Bisnow Universities can be economic engines, and student housing has become a big player in commercial real estate as a result, driving investment and development. The industry has changed from friends-and-family capital to being very institutional,...
Boomers Look to Real Estate to Afford Retirement

Boomers Look to Real Estate to Afford Retirement

By Julia Bunch, Bisnow As many as 10,000 baby boomers retire daily. Members of this generation are increasingly looking to real estate to diversify their retirement portfolios and boost returns. Many boomers have realized that their retirement plans are not sufficient...
What is I.D.E.A.L.?

What is I.D.E.A.L.?

While it would be a stretch to say that any investment opportunity is “perfect,” Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate is confident in stating that its goals for every investor are “I.D.E.A.L.” “That’s a clever acronym that we use to demonstrate the five different...
Student Housing ‘a Global Asset Class’

Student Housing ‘a Global Asset Class’

By Rupert Neate The Guardian Some of the world’s richest people and sovereign wealth funds are turning their attention to student housing, with the increasingly luxurious and expensive purpose-built accommodation becoming regarded as a must-have part of their...
Student Housing Sales Outperform Rest of Market

Student Housing Sales Outperform Rest of Market

By Bendix Anderson National Real Estate Investor Commercial real estate investors are increasingly keeping their wallets in their pockets, waiting to see where interest rates will go, for prices to come down and for more properties to come on the market. That’s...
What is Professionally Managed Real Estate?

What is Professionally Managed Real Estate?

In a Gallup poll released in April 2016, Americans selected real estate as the best long-term investment opportunity, far ahead of stocks, bonds, gold, and savings. And while we’ve established the benefits of investing in private student housing, most people lack the...