SHURE Thoughts for the Day – Jan 22, 2024

January 22, 2024

SHURE Initiative

The financial pressures on agencies are forcing them to explore innovative options. We will have many more post-secondary institutions take a long, hard look at what they’re going to do with the surplus land, and confront the same questions: What are they doing with those surplus assets? And is there an opportunity to get innovative here?

Gary Morrison, Executive Director, UFV Properties Trust from SHURE story: A Deep Dive into the Property Trust Model for Universities and Colleges: A Path Forward for Institutions to Transform Real Estate 

Indian students have very different wallet sizes, and it’s around 60 pounds or 75 USD per week less than Chinese students.

Dan Smith, Founder, Student Housing Consultancy from SHURE Story: Dan Smith urges PBSA execs in the U.K. and internationally to make changes in response to evolving demographics and the lack of affordable housing: “We have to do it now”

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

Related SHURE Event: SHURE: Vancouver & Western Canada, March 26-27, 2024, Vancouver, BC