Jan 05, 2018

ATLANTA, GA (January 5, 2018) –Peak Campus, one of the nation’s leading student housing developers and operators, in conjunction with their investment partner, Blue Vista Capital Management, LLC, has broken ground in Atlanta, GA on a new student apartment community scheduled to open in the fall of 2019. 

Upon completion, Theory West Midtown will be a 525-bed community that serves students of the Georgia Institute of Technology.  The project is located directly across the street from the Georgia Tech campus and the PATH Parkway – a new walking and biking facility connecting Georgia Tech with West Midtown and Centennial Olympic Park. 

The project will feature studio, one-, two-, three-, four-, and five-bedroom apartments that will come fully-furnished with top-of-the-market finishes and features.  An abundant amenity package will be offered, including a resort-style pool, rooftop amenity deck, fitness center, business center, study/conference areas, package locker system and ample parking and bike storage.  The project will also contain 10,500 square feet of ground level retail space on Marietta Street. 

“We are excited to serve the growing demands of a world-class university with a well-conceived plan and an excellent location.” said Jeff Githens, President of Peak Campus Development. 

Blue Vista is a leading investment management firm focused on helping investors maximize returns through best-in-class real estate strategies in student housing, middle market equity and middle market lending. Blue Vista offers investors the benefits of a vertically integrated platform, complementary strategies managed by experienced teams, and deep expertise as an owner, operator and lender. Since its inception in 2002, the firm has invested over $7.5 billion in total capitalization, with the goal of challenging the status quo, setting high standards and bringing a relationship-based, client-focused approach to real estate investing.

Peak Campus, operating through a group of affiliated companies, is an institutional-grade property management and development company based in Atlanta, Georgia, focused exclusively on the student housing industry.  The companies' experienced professionals offer an unmatched ability to execute on strategies consistent with the goals and long-term investment strategies of its partners.  The Companies have developed over 15,000 beds of purpose-built student housing, and currently manage over 50,000 beds, with a combined valuation of more than $3.0 billion for investors nationwide, making them the second largest private operator in the United States.  For more information about Peak Campus and its affiliates' full array of real estate solutions, please visit