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Liquidity Pressures and Opportunities in a COVID Market

In addition to its significant public health impacts, the coronavirus pandemic has had sweeping impacts on the global economy and financial markets.  Since the start of the virus’s spread, and during the widespread shutdowns that followed, businesses of all shapes and sizes have experienced rapidly diminished demand for their products and services, significant disruptions to […]

Coffee Chat with Scott Sage, Sr Construction Manager

As part of our Coffee Chat series, a Capstone employee will be interviewed each month and featured in our monthly newsletter, The Erudite. For the September issue, the editors of The Erudite sat down with Scott Sage. Scott joined Capstone in 2018 to manage the construction of the Student Housing West Project that is being developed in partnership […]

Reopening Your Residence Halls During a Pandemic

We are facing unprecedented challenges in 2020 as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.  While every owner and facility manager should already take pride in the cleanliness and condition of the buildings they own and operate, the need to modify our policies and standard operating procedures in the pandemic environment is challenging us to rethink […]

A Look at the Impacts of COVID on the Current and Future of the Construction Market

Similar to the financial markets, the construction market is unfortunately not immune to the impacts of COVID.  Companies are having to quickly adapt their site safety protocols, estimating practices and contingency planning. Our development and construction managers are in the midst of navigating the challenges presented by COVID on developments across the country, from Chicago […]

Higher Education in the Context of Current Events

Jeff Jones and Bruce McKee - This generation has never been faced with such prolonged upheaval and uncertainty as has been experienced over the past several months, and this dynamic is likely to be ongoing for the foreseeable future.  The COVID-19 pandemic and our country’s racial unrest have each proven to be a challenge to our collective character, but also important […]