Capstone Development Partners’ P3 project at the University of Massachusetts Boston receives the Student Housing Project of the Year Grand Award
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Capstone Development Partners (“Capstone”) announced that the New Residence and Dining Hall at the University of Massachusetts Boston was awarded the Project of the Year: Student GRAND award at the Multifamily Executive awards ceremony held on October 3rd in Las Vegas, NV.
The project was selected from among 300 entries across 14 award categories. This year’s judges looked for award entries that stood out from the rest of the pack for their outstanding design, remarkable architecture, creativity, and inventiveness. The project was judged on multiple criteria including: floorplan and site plan efficiency, creative use of building materials, and interior and exterior design quality; architecture, including curb appeal, specific needs of the target market and how those needs were addressed; response to unusual constraints or opportunities; involvement with government and/or community officials to bring the property to fruition; green features of the project or sustainable practices used in the building process; amenities package; and financing used for the project.
The new residence hall is the first on-campus housing at the University and houses over 1,000 first year and transfer students. It includes a 500-seat dining hall that serves the entire campus, along with living-learning amenities that support student success.
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