Welcome to the COCM Student Housing Matters Blog!
It's about matters relating to on-campus student housing, as well as why quality on-campus student housing really matters. We want this blog to serve as a forum for sharing ideas and insights about how your on-campus student housing can do things beyond simply housing students. How it can be used as a more powerful tool to recruit and retain students on your campus. We look forward to your participation!



Exactly what is a REIT? – Part Two

2 of 3 How have REITs entered the on-campus housing world in recent years?  And how have they influenced the […]

Exactly what is a REIT? – Part One

How have REITs entered the on-campus housing world in recent years?  And how have they influenced the on-campus student housing world?  Part […]

What We’re Reading Now

The white paper issued by Romney On his Plan for Education if elected FACT SHEET: President Obama’s Blueprint for Keeping […]

Providing Remarkable Services

I am a big Seth Godin fan.  His blog is one of the few that I read faithfully every day.  […]

Worried about what your site staff would say? You might be (pleasantly) surprised.

Even the best student housing site managers are not immune to becoming a “complaint” department and will hear a lot […]

What We’re Reading Now

“As a management company focused on managing student housing for not for profit owners, assisting our Universities in helping to […]

Thinking About Move-Out

As housing professionals, this is the time of year when we need to be thinking about move out.  Our days […]

10 Things Your Commencement Speaker Won’t Tell You

Another Confirmation for Why Building Strong Community in an On-Campus Housing Program is Important… From the 4.30.12 Wall Street Journal […]

Why On-Campus Student Housing Matters

Capstone On-Campus is excited about the unveiling of our new blog entitled, “Student Housing Matters.”  Our goal is to provide […]