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Fred Pierce Pierce gives a positive and truthful take on student-housing trends.

SAN DIEGO—From the high level of amenities being offered to the astoundingly high occupancy rate of student-housing communities, this sector has truly reinvented itself. As we recently reported, Pierce Education Properties’ president and CEO Fred Pierce told us there are several misconceptions about student housing, from student debt to destruction of property. Now, in a series of short video interviews, Pierce reveals to us exclusively several trends in student housing that show just how much this sector has changed.

Carrie Rossenfeld

Carrie Rossenfeld is a reporter for the San Diego and Orange County markets on GlobeSt.com and a contributor to Real Estate Forum. She was a trade-magazine and newsletter editor in New York City before moving to Southern California to become a freelance writer and editor for magazines, books and websites. Rossenfeld has written extensively on topics including commercial real estate, running a medical practice, intellectual-property licensing and giftware. She has edited books about profiting from real estate and has ghostwritten a book about starting a home-based business.

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