SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Campus First Student Living, a student housing management company, has announced they will pursue developing phase II of University Village at Slippery Rock. Located one-eighth of a mile from Slippery Rock University in Slippery Rock PA, the second phase of the existing community will consist of 5 buildings totaling 44 units and 152 beds. The units will consist of two-bedroom, two-bathrooms, three-bedroom, three-bathroom and four-bedroom, four-bathroom units. All units will be equipped with stainless steel high efficiency appliances, new furniture packages, granite counter tops and other luxury apartment features. Campus First expects to break ground by June 2018.
Phase I of University at Slippery Rock is a Class A+ student housing property consisting of 200 units and 632 beds. Campus First recently spent $1.1 million on capital improvements on the community, including a heated resort style pool featuring a pergola, hammock garden, dog park, hot tub and a complete renovation of the clubhouse. Phase I offers two-bedroom, two-bathroom and four-bedroom, four-bathroom units. All units are equipped with stainless steel appliances, brushed nickel fixtures, faux leather furniture, full-size washer and dryer, and hardwood cabinetry. The property is currently 96% leased for the 2017-2018 academic year.
According to Chris Feeley, Campus First's President, "The phase II land was part of our original acquisition, and we are excited about starting construction by mid-year 2018. This will be a great addition to our existing property and the SRU community.”
To learn more about Campus First Student Living, please visit www.campus1st.com.