For education institutions and companies, competitive positioning hinges on the attraction and retention of students and faculty. Real estate is core to this positioning and can be leveraged to great advantage when effectively aligned with your mission, values and business objectives.

The Education Group specialists are dedicated to working with education-sector clients to advance your goals and interests through advisory and transactional real estate services designed for the unique challenges and aspects of the education sector.

As your partner, we will work with you to visualize and prioritize the environment most beneficial to your institution’s business needs. Our approach is highly analytical, integrating segmentation and demographic factors, as well as demand determinants into a comprehensive strategy that will inform your real estate decision-making going forward.

Our team delivers value to scores of clients from all segments of the education sector including private colleges and universities; trade, vocational, charter and technical schools; distance learning schools; education services companies; and related private equity investors. As such, our best practices, thought leadership and industry knowledge are drawn from a deep and relevant foundation of experience.

Real Estate Services

  • Master Planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Demographic Analyses
  • Site Selection
  • Site Dispositions
  • Transaction Management
  • Property/Facilities Management
  • Project Management
  • Residences Development
  • Food service Advisory
  • Portfolio Management
  • Lease Administration
  • Financial Analysis
  • Valuations 

Properties in Focus

  • Academic facilities
  • Administrative offices
  • Campuses
  • Student housing
  • Parking facilities
  • Warehouses

Recent Case Studies

Cushman & Wakefield represented Georgia Tech in the execution of its 300,000 sf office lease at Coda Tech Square (including financing and project management for build-out), which was the largest office transaction in the Atlanta market in 2016.



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