Mr. Figueroa feels that unique solutions are needed for universities and colleges facing budget cuts due to state budget cuts, decreased endowments, and lower than expected enrollment figures. Mr. Figueroa explains that “many institutions need replacement housing or additional housing but are unable to finance these projects due to current economic conditions.”
About Collegiate Real Estate Services Group: Collegiate Real Estate Services Group was formed in 2001 by industry leader Rafael Figueroa. Mr. Figueroa is considered one of the pioneers of the modern student housing industry from his work developing the current public/private venture model used by various universities and developers today. Since its inception, Collegiate has grown to be one of the most well-respected and experienced operators, developers, contractors, and consultants of on- and off-campus housing in the nation. Collegiate strives to deliver “Fresh” student living concepts to universities, institutional clients, and private investors through expertise, technology, and operational efficiencies. Service offerings include: Development Services, Finance Coordination, Design Build, Acquisition Services, Feasibility Studies, Operational Consulting, Due Diligence, Retail Consulting, Master Planning, Program Management, Physical Plant Management, and Property Management.
For more information about Collegiate Real Estate Services Group, please visit the firm’s website at www.collegiate-
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Collegiate Real Estate Services Group (CRESG) is one of the most well-respected and experienced student housing firms in the nation. CRESG provides management, development, and construction for on- and off-campus student housing.