RISE Adds $671 Million in Development and Acquisition Value in 2016

November 16, 2016

RISE Adds $671 Million in Development and Acquisition Value in 2016

Valdosta, GA, November 16, 2016 – As we approach the conclusion of 2016, RISE reflects on a year of strategic growth in both on and off campus housing totaling $671 million in development and acquisition value within 2016. RISE President, Greg Blais, discusses this year’s growth and project selection. “2016 has been a year of strong growth for RISE marked by several large on and off campus developments as well as the launching of our acquisition and renovation platform.” He notes, “We adhered to our business plan which resulted in growth across our development and management divisions.”

These projects include:

  • SkyVue on Michigan – Lansing, MI (Construction In Progress)
    359-unit, off-campus student living community
  • Millersville University Phase III – Millersville, PA (Completed)
    601-bed, on-campus student living-learning community
  • Eagle Landing Apartments Phase II – Daytona Beach, FL (Completed)
    336-bed, off-campus student living community
  • The Benson & Grand Apartments – Grand Rapids, MI (Construction In Progress)
    286-unit conventional living community
  • Western Carolina University – Cullowhee, NC (Completed)
    421-bed, on-campus student living community
  • SkyVue Apartments – Pittsburgh, PA (Completed)
    389-unit mixed-use facility
  • Louisiana State University – Baton Rouge, LA (Construction In Progress)
    1,953-bed, on-campus mixed-use facility
  • Oakbrook Apartments – Baton Rouge, LA (Renovation In Progress)
    462-bed, off-campus student living community
  • New Jersey City University – Jersey City, NJ (Completed)
    627-bed, on-campus student living community
  • University Courtyard Athens – Athens, Ohio (Renovation In Progress)
    580-bed, off-campus student living community
  • Barry Place Apartments – Washington, DC (Construction In Progress)
    319-unit, mixed-use facility

Blais concludes, “As we move into 2017, RISE is poised to grow our acquisition platform and is actively seeking opportunities to acquire and reposition assets.”