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Nelson Brothers opens Houston apartments for first responders

As Harvey flood waters ravage the area, residents of Vue on MacGregor are safe and dry. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE—Houston, Texas, September XX, 2017—Nelson Brothers, a real estate development company that owns student housing facility Vue on MacGregor, is assisting local...

Nelson Brothers Ranks No. 129 on the 2017 Inc. 5000

The company ranks No. 4 among real estate companies on Inc. magazine’s 36th annual list of America’s fastest-growing private companies ALISO VIEJO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inc. magazine today ranked Nelson Brothers No. 129 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most...

Universities, Student Housing Properties Face Hurricane Harvey

Bayou Oaks, an off campus apartment complex owned by the University of Houston, was evacuated due to flooding. (Image courtesy of Andrew Kusnerik for The Daily Cougar) Houston and College Station, Texas — Hurricane Harvey has brought massive amounts of rain, flooding...

Nelson Brothers expands into Appalachia

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. – Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate has recently purchased Mountain Valley Apartments, a Class ‘A’ student housing property near West Virginia University, for $39 million. Mountain Valley Apartments is a 344-unit, pet-friendly student...

Nelson Brothers is Going Green

Properties near Purdue and the University of West Virginia are certified under the Green Building Initiative for sustainability. Other properties will soon follow suit. ALISO VIEJO, California – Jul 14, 2017 – Three Nelson Brothers student housing properties have been...

NBPRE hires new corporate controller

Well-diversified finance and accounting professional Lisa Shu Yang Tyson brings a wealth of experience from successful stints at multiple multinational firms. ALISO VIEJO, California – May 19, 2017 – Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate is pleased to announce that...

Class ‘A’ properties near Purdue acquired

Aliso Viejo, CA and West Lafayette, Ind. – May 12, 2017 – Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate has recently closed on South Street Station and Grant Street Station, a two-property Class ‘A’ student housing portfolio within two blocks of Purdue University in West...

NBPRE reaches $500 million milestone

Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate recently closed on South Street Station, part of a Class ‘A’ two-property portfolio less than two blocks from Purdue University.   ALISO VIEJO, California – May 12, 2017 – Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate is...

900 Factory approved for expansion

Nelson Brothers’ 900 Factory deluxe student housing complex near Utah State University has been approved for expansion. The Logan Planning Commission last week conditionally approved the third phase of construction, which will add on to the existing six-story,...

Patrick Nelson speaks at Conference

Patrick Nelson speaks on a panel in March at the Opal Financial Conference in New York City. On April 27, Nelson spoke at the Opal Group’s 2017 Real Estate Investors Conference in Boca Raton, Fl.   Nelson Brothers President and CEO Patrick Nelson spoke Thursday...

Two Properties Near Ole Miss Acquired

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Brian Nelson, Principal and Co-Founder (949) 916-7300, ext 202 Brian@Nelson-Brothers.com www.Nelson-Brothers.com Molly Barr Ridge Molly Barr Trails Company adds to its growing portfolio of properties...

Property Nets Investors Nearly 90% Return

Nelson Brothers Real Estate Sells USC Property For Nearly 90 Percent Return To Investors. Nelson Brothers sells Chateau Sera and Tropicana student housing properties for $10.1 million, resulting in over $2 million in profit. Aliso Viejo and Los Angeles, CA—Southern...

Nelson Brothers a Family Business

For Nelson Brothers Student Housing, carrying on the name means carrying on tradition of quality By Katie Sloan With generations of expertise behind them, Patrick and Brian Nelson, co-presidents and principals of Nelson Brothers Property Management Inc., seem as...

Like Father, Like Sons

Aliso Viejo, Calif.  -  With generations of expertise behind them, Patrick and Brian Nelson, co-presidents and principals of Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate, seem as though they were destined for real estate. In 1946 in Salt Lake City, their grandfather and...

The Mark Tempe Luxury Apartments

Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate LLC is pleased to announce that it has recently closed on an exciting property in Arizona State University Sun Devil territory. The Mark Tempe offers young professionals and students alike a living experience that is sure to...

Employee Q&A: Blake W. Wettengell

You are vice president and general counsel. What interested you in working for Nelson Brothers? The offer to come into a successful company with this kind of track record, with impeccable investor relationships, and the opportunity to participate in that growth, was...

K-1s: Signed, Sealed and Delivered

Putting the investor first has always been a priority of Nelson Brothers and during the busy tax season, they brought on a new tax manager to process K-1 distributions before the April 15 deadline. Dan Tayles, a successful CPA who ran his own business and worked at...

1031 Exchange: A Way Out for Landlords

Many property owners experience the frustration of dealing with tenants and maintenance problems and figure it’s no longer worth the time and the effort. But they often find themselves reluctant to sell because they may be facing sizeable capital gains taxes. So they...

What’s New at the Factory?

With construction and pre-leasing activities well under way, “The Factory”, Nelson Brothers first all-new housing development is set to open this August just in time for the 2015-16 school year at Utah State University in Logan, Utah. The project plans for 80-units...

New Plans for USC Properties

When the Nelson Brothers first visited Chateau Sera and Tropicana in 2012, they looked beyond the shabby and outdated furnishings of the student apartment housing and saw tremendous potential and an excellent investment opportunity ahead. They were impressed with the...

‘Ole Miss’ Property Acquired

As part of its ever growing portfolio, NBPRE has acquired Taylor Bend, a new, 2012-built Class A boutique student housing community near the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS for $19,145,000 as a Delaware Statutory Trust (DST) structure. The property is located...

Nelson Brothers Purchases Office Space

In July 2013, with property values (relatively) low and interest rates going down, the Nelson Brothers decided to "practice what they preach" more effectively by acquiring a two-story, 10,000 square foot office space at 16-B Journey in Aliso Viejo, an affluent...

Houston Property Acquired for $40M

Aliso Viejo, Calif. and Houston, Texas -  Southern California based Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate has purchased Vue on MacGregor, a Class “A” student housing property located near the University of Houston campus. The property, built in 2014 was voted “Best...

Property Near ASU Purchased

Aliso Viejo, Calif. and Tempe, Arizona -  In one of their biggest transactions for the year,  Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate, LLC has purchased The Mark, a newly renovated student housing project near Arizona State University for $22,128,000. The property is...

Our Latest: Taylor Bend Near ‘Ole Miss’

Aliso Viejo, Calif. — Southern California-based Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate, LLC has acquired Taylor Bend, a new, 2012-built Class A boutique student housing community within close proximity to the prestigious “Ole Miss” campus.  Nelson Brothers believes...

‘Rare opportunity’ at Notre Dame

Aliso Viejo, Calif. — Southern California-based Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate, LLC has officially closed The Darby Row Townhomes & Apartments and The Belfry, two separate new construction student housing properties serving The University of Notre Dame...

High-end Property in Mile High City

Aliso Viejo, Calif. — Southern California-based Nelson Brothers Professional Real Estate, LLC has officially closed on The Auraria Student Lofts, a high-end, well-upgraded student housing property in what Nelson Brothers believes to be a prime location in the heart of...