257 Thayer Opens Near Brown and RISD

Providence, R.I. — 257 Thayer, the first purpose-built student housing community in Providence, located near Brown University and Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), has opened.

Construction Begins on $75 Million Vue53 near University of Chicago

Chicago — Construction has begun on Vue53, a $75 million mixed-use project in Chicago. The development team, which includes Avison Young, Peak Campus Development and Blue Vista Capital Management, was awarded the assignment by the University of Chicago to develop,

The Quad at CSU San Marcos in San Diego Completed

San Diego — The Quad, a privately owned, mixed-use student housing structure designed by Safdie Rabines Architects and located in San Diego’s 204-acre North City master plan, has been completed.

Development Focus

With nine new projects opening this fall, CA Living’s chief operating officer, JJ Smith, has has hands full and his eyes on a lot of moving parts.