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SWENSON receives Student Housing Project of the Year Award from MultiFamily Executive Magazine
Awards shine a spotlight on exceptional projects, people, and programs across the nation
"We would like to thank our partners, AMCAL and Coleraine," said SWENSON President Case Swenson. "It was our combined vision that brought this unique project to life. A first for downtown San Jose, we hope The Grad will serve as a model for other student housing projects."
The Grad San Jose is a 260-unit, 1,039-bed, off-campus housing project located on a 1.5-acre site within one block of San Jose State University (SJSU). Located at East San Carlos Street between South Second and South Third streets, the single 19-story, L-shaped, elevator-equipped building offers 17 floors of apartments and ground floor retail.
"It was extremely important to us to bring more student-focused housing to the area around San Jose State University because it means more students can realize their academic aspirations,"
The Grad San Jose includes a three-story parking deck and an amenities deck on the back side of the building. The community's amenities include a building with an exercise center, a swimming pool with spa and sundeck, BBQ grills, picnic area and landscaping.
For over one hundred years, the Swenson family has been a dynamic partner in building Northern California. Four generations of expertise, along with a proven Design-Develop-
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