The Colliers student housing group specializes in the valuation, acquisition and disposition of student housing projects in primary and tertiary markets nationwide. Our track record, which includes over $75 million in transactions, reflects our status as one of the top student housing groups in the country. We fuse our comprehensive knowledge of the student housing market, with local trends, and changing demographics to help you maximize the value of your student housing asset. Moreover, we market each asset to a diverse client base of over 15,000 private and institutional buyers, including an exclusive group of student housing buyers.

Studies show that college enrollment is increasing by hundreds of thousands of students each year, which will greatly impact the demand for student housing. In response to this growing demographic, investors are flooding the student housing market with new funds. We understand that this asset class has become a vital option for those seeking long term gains and high rates of return at a lower risk, and our team strives to help our investors realize those goals.

Disposition Experience

Our unrivaled market expertise combined with a dynamic marketing platform ensures that we will find the most experienced, qualified buyer for your asset. We have sold student housing projects at some of the largest and most renowned colleges and universities in the nation, and our experience ranges from small unit-based properties to large scale by-the-bed properties.


Our experience, market research, and underwriting capabilities are geared towards helping you understand the fair market value of your student housing property in relation to the local and national market. Moreover, we will show you the value added potential of your asset in order to maximize its current value.


We have a history of working with some of the best and brightest investors in student housing and our comprehensive database includes every major student housing buyer active in the market. We have direct access to a broad range capital sources including 1031 exchange buyers, institutional clients, private and foreign investors, pension funds, and REITs.