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Coffee Chat with Greg Williams, CFO

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 January issue, the editors of The Erudite sat down with Greg Williams. Greg joined Capstone at the onset of the implementation of the Capstone Companies’ succession plan when CDP was formed in […]

What are the Benefits of Asset Management?

Imagine you’ve planned for the construction of a new residence hall or academic building to serve your campus and it’s on track to open in time for the coming Fall semester. You and your team have poured hours into this project. You have meticulously interviewed your students and campus stakeholders to understand their needs. You’ve […]

Blue Sky 2021: Corporate Huddle

Since 2012, CDP has held an annual end of year Blue Sky Corporate Huddle all-staff meeting. The tradition has allowed the company to reflect back on the year to discuss what we did well, what we could have done better and what we foresee in the years ahead for our company. Blue Sky 2021 Was […]

Capstone Development Partners Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Birmingham, AL - Capstone Development Partners (“Capstone” or “CDP”), a leader in campus and student housing development in partnership with colleges and universities, celebrates its 10-year anniversary this month as a successor company to Capstone Development Corp (“CDC”). Capstone is owned by Principals Bruce McKee and Jeff Jones, and is the successor to CDC, which was founded in […]

Capstone Management Partners Looking Back on 2021

Capstone Management Partners (CMP) enjoyed a challenging and successful year in 2021. The COVID-19 Pandemic created tremendous uncertainty for the fall.  Year over year leasing trends were disrupted as students and parents waited longer to make housing decisions. This was driven by the uncertainty our university partners faced in making decisions about in-person versus remote […]

Coffee Chat with Jason Jones, Development 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 December issue, the editors of The Erudite sat down with Jason Jones. Jason’s introduction to Capstone began over 10 years ago when he was a project architect for The Cadence at the University of Arizona. […]

USM hopes to attract students with new Portland dorm

News Center Maine - Glenn Cummings donned a hard hat and smiled as he stepped into a damp concrete skeleton of a building on a dreary November morning “Wow,” he exhaled to a gaggle of engineers as they led him, president of the University of Southern Maine, on a tour of what will be a 218,000 square foot, 588-bed […]

Capstone Development Partners and Harrison Street to Develop On-Campus Mixed-Use Student Housing Project in Public Private Partnership at University of Washington Bothell

Denver, CO - Capstone Development Partners, one of the leading developers of on-campus housing and higher ed facilities, and Harrison Street, one of the leading investment management firms exclusively focused on alternative real assets, pursuing its social infrastructure strategy, today announced the development of a mixed-use on-campus student housing Public-Private-Partnership (“P3”) project at the University of Washington Bothell. […]

A Tale of Two Projects: How a Single University and Development Team Delivered Two Very Different Projects Simultaneously

In 2018, the Arizona State University partnered with Capstone to develop two housing communities on two of its campuses – ASU Poly in Mesa and the Downtown Phoenix campus. Lantana Hall The Capstone-ASU partnership for Lantana Hall was initiated when Capstone was selected by Harrison Street who had acquired the development rights to this project […]