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IRVING, TX—It’s a great time to be in student housing. Just as William C. Bayless Jr., president, CEO and co-founder of American Campus Communities, one of the most successful public companies in the space. The competition has certainly increased, Bayless told GlobeSt.TV, there’s not too much concern of oversupply in most markets.

While student housing as a sector has matured a great deal in the past several years, it’s still relatively new in the real estate community. “There are very few public companies and only a handful of truly qualified operating companies,” he said. “So as capital’s coming into the sector, the real challenge is going to be finding good, qualified operators to partner up with.”



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