News & Events

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 […]

Capstone Reaches Financial Close on Development of New On-Campus Student Housing Project at San Diego State University

Denver, CO - Capstone Development Partners, a national student housing real estate developer specializing in on-campus public-private partnerships (“P3”), is pleased to announce it has closed on a traditional debt and equity financing for a new on-campus student housing community (“Project”) at San Diego State University (“University”). Planning for the development began in 2018. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic […]

Doing Our Part to Limit the Spread of COVID-19

Dear Partners, Colleagues and Friends: Capstone Development Partners (CDP) wishes all of you well during this challenging time.  We are doing all we can to protect the health and safety of our employees, partners, colleagues and associates and to stop/slow the spread of the Coronavirus. We have adopted policies and procedures recommended by the Center […]

ASU and Capstone Break Ground on 2nd Downtown Residence Hall with Focus on Entrepreneurship and the Arts

Arizona Impact - Arizona State University broke ground Monday on the Downtown Phoenix Residence Hall and Entrepreneurship Center, a 16-floor building at the southwest corner of Fillmore Street and First Avenue.The 283,000-square-foot project, expected to open in fall 2021, will house more than 500 students in the top 13 floors. The first three floors will offer academic space […]

The Four Critical Elements of Capital Renewal Planning

P3 Higher Ed Resource Center - One of the many advantages for colleges and universities, when considering the use of Public-Private Partnerships “P3s” for new on-campus residence hall facilities, is the opportunity to transfer the risk and responsibility of long-term repair and replacement of major building systems and physical assets to the development partner. More than ever before, institutions are challenged […]

Capstone to Develop New On-Campus Mixed-Use Student Housing Project at Arizona State University Downtown Campus

Birmingham, AL - Capstone Development Partners (“Capstone”), a national student housing real estate developer specializing in on-campus public-private partnerships (“P3”), is pleased to announce it has closed on tax-exempt financing for a new on-campus student housing community (“Project”) on the Downtown Phoenix campus of Arizona State University. Capstone, along with its architect Studio Ma and builder DPR Construction, […]