New Era For Dorms: Northeastern, Umass Boston Turn To Private Developers For Snazzy Housing

March 29, 2016

Despite being one of the largest (if not the largest) college towns in America, private developers have not played a part in student housing in Boston - until now. This evolution in the market could go a long way in helping the city realize its goal of adding 18,500 new student beds by 2030. As our CEO John Picerne remarks, it's "a phenomenal opportunity," but it's important that partnerships are formed correctly. In this story from The Boston Globe, John Picerne shares what schools need to pay attention to when forming a partnership.