Raelcorp Unveils New Brand Identity

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DALLAS, September 1st, 2015 – Rael Development Corporation (“Raelcorp”) announced the launch of a new branding campaign featuring its network of student housing developments, known as “GATHER”. With a growing portfolio of student housing projects in the US, the campaign brings together all current and future properties under a single, recognizable brand.

 

The GATHER brand represents a group of uniquely imagined, highly individual student housing properties each with its own creative style and distinct characteristics. The name suggests a tight-knit college experience that embodies community, spirit and collaboration.

 

“Our goal is to create a series of highly individualized student housing projects, which engages in a range of dynamic amenities and uniquely designed floor plans”, said Graeme Rael, Managing Principal of Raelcorp. “They are specially designed for busy students who seek a different, intimate and personalized experience.”

 

Gather Southern is a 435-bed student housing project located a few steps to the entrance of the University of Memphis, and features resort-style amenities and fully furnished floor plans designed between two separate buildings.

 

Gather Dickson is a 238-bed student housing project located near the vibrant Dickson Street corridor and the University of Arkansas, offering a full suite of amenities where students can study, relax and express their creative spirit; expected delivery in Fall 2016.

 

Gather Oxford is a 104-bed student housing development situated directly adjacent to the biking and walking trail connecting students to the heart of the Ole Miss campus. The project will provide students with an exceptional living experience with uniquely designed floor plans and creatively appointed amenities; expected delivery in Fall 2016.

 

Gather Bellingham is a 423-bed student housing development next to the Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA, featuring fully furnished plans with individual electronic access and a full suite of creatively designed, high end amenities; expected delivery in Fall 2017.

 

To see the new “Gather” look, please visit our student housing website at www.gatherliving.com.

 

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About Rael Development Corporation

Rael Development Corporation (Raelcorp) is a privately-held real estate company focused on the development, investment and management of commercial real estate. Founded in 1977, the firm has acquired and developed an array of trophy properties in select markets across the country. The company is guided by its experienced senior leadership along with a dedicated staff of veteran real estate professionals. The company maintains offices in Newport Beach, California and Dallas, Texas. For more information on Raelcorp, please visit the company website at www.raelcorp.com or send us an email at info@raelcorp.com.

 

About RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds

RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds (RDC) are a series of private equity partnerships established by the Principals of Rael Development Corporation, that invest in well located real estate assets in the United States. Investments have included existing value-added multi-family properties, opportunistic retail strategies and ground-up Class A student housing.

 

Raelcorp Contact:

Karah Rathmell | Director Marketing & Communications

P: (214) 613-4712

E: karah@raelcorp.com

 

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Raelcorp Acquires Site in Bellingham for Student Housing Development

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DALLAS, July 10th, 2015 – Rael Development Corporation (“Raelcorp”) and RDC Fund XI, Inc. are pleased to announce that they have acquired a 2.87 acre site in Bellingham, WA, home of the Western Washington University (enrollment size ~15,000) for the development of a 145-unit, 423-bed luxury student housing project. The property is in a prime location just 2 blocks from campus and 2 blocks from the vibrant downtown area.

 

The student housing development, known as Gather Bellingham, will offer students uniquely designed floor plans that are fully furnished and leased by the bed to ensure privacy at the highest level.

 

The project will also be designed to fit Bellingham’s distinct culture, featuring creatively designed social, entertainment and study amenities, with a rooftop deck, fitness center and private courtyard. The high quality development is set to offer plenty of opportunities for students to meet, study and express their creative spirit all within walking distance to the best of Bellingham. 

 

Project delivery is scheduled for Summer 2017.

 

Graeme Rael, Principal of Rael Development Corporation said, “We are very pleased to have completed this transaction and add to our growing portfolio of student housing projects, each with its own distinctive character and sense of style.”

 

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About Rael Development Corporation

Rael Development Corporation (Raelcorp) is a privately-held real estate company focused on the development, investment and management of commercial real estate. Founded in 1977, the firm has acquired and developed an array of trophy properties in select markets across the country. The company is guided by its experienced senior leadership along with a dedicated staff of veteran real estate professionals. The company maintains offices in Newport Beach, California and Dallas, Texas. For more information on Raelcorp, please visit the company website at www.raelcorp.com or send us an email at info@raelcorp.com.

 

About RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds

RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds (RDC) are a series of private equity partnerships established by the Principals of Rael Development Corporation, that invest in well located real estate assets in the United States. Investments have included existing value-added multi-family properties, opportunistic retail strategies and ground-up Class A student housing. 

 

Raelcorp Contact:

Karah Rathmell | Director Marketing & Communications

P: (214) 613-4712

E: karah@raelcorp.com

 

 

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Raelcorp Acquires Land in Oxford, MS for Luxury Student Housing

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DALLAS, February 17th, 2015 – Rael Development Corporation (“Raelcorp”) and RDC Fund IX, Inc. are pleased to announce that they have acquired land adjacent to the University of Mississippi for a state-of-the art student housing development. The site of the upcoming Gather Oxford development is situated directly adjacent to the Campus Walk, the biking and walking trail that connects students to the heart of the Ole Miss campus.

 

The project will provide students with an exceptional living experience in uniquely designed floor plans and creatively appointed amenities, typical of the Gather student housing brand. Additionally, all units will be fully furnished to ensure comfort at the highest level.

 

Project construction is expected to be completed in the Spring of 2016.

 

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About Rael Development Corporation

Rael Development Corporation (Raelcorp) is a privately-held real estate company focused on the development, investment and management of commercial real estate. Founded in 1977, the firm has acquired and developed an array of trophy properties in select markets across the country. The company is guided by its experienced senior leadership along with a dedicated staff of veteran real estate professionals. The company maintains offices in Newport Beach, California and Dallas, Texas. For more information on RaelCorp, please visit the company website at www.raelcorp.com or send us an email at info@raelcorp.com.

 

About RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds

RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds (RDC) are a series of private equity partnerships established by the Principals of Rael Development Corporation, that invest in well located real estate assets in the United States. Investments have included existing value-added multi-family properties, opportunistic retail strategies and ground-up Class A student housing. 

 

Raelcorp Contact:

Karah Rathmell | Director Marketing & Communications

P: (214) 613-4712

E: karah@raelcorp.com

 

 

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Raelcorp Closes on Permanent Take-Out Loan with GE Capital

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DALLAS – October 3rd, 2014 – Rael Development Corporation (“Raelcorp”) and RDC Fund VI, Inc. are pleased to announce the closing of a $13.2 million permanent loan with GE Capital, secured by the 264-bed student housing development known as Gather Southern. The property was delivered in the Fall of 2014 and reached 100% occupancy during the construction period.

 

Gather Southern is conveniently located at the front door to the University of Memphis campus, a prime location along Southern Avenue for easy access to and from classes. It is also directly adjacent to the campus recreation facilities.

 

The state-of-the-art property also provides a full-suite of amenities, including a swimming pool, movie theater, 24-hour fitness center, computer lab, on-site staff, study rooms, individual leasing, and more. Additionally, each unit is fully-furnished, offering individually-keyed bedrooms and private bathrooms for every student/resident.

 

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About Rael Development Corporation

Rael Development Corporation (Raelcorp) is a privately-held real estate company focused on the development, investment and management of commercial real estate. Founded in 1977, the firm has acquired and developed an array of trophy properties in select markets across the country. The company is guided by its experienced senior leadership along with a dedicated staff of veteran real estate professionals. The company maintains offices in Newport Beach, California and Dallas, Texas. For more information on RaelCorp, please visit the company website at www.raelcorp.com or send us an email at info@raelcorp.com.

 

About RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds

RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds (RDC) are a series of private equity partnerships established by the Principals of Rael Development Corporation, that invest in well located real estate assets in the United States. Investments have included existing value-added multi-family properties, opportunistic retail strategies and ground-up Class A student housing. 

 

Raelcorp Contact:

Karah Rathmell | Director Marketing & Communications

P: (214) 613-4712

E: karah@raelcorp.com

 

 

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Raelcorp Breaks Ground in Fayetteville

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DALLAS, July 15th, 2014 – Rael Development Corporation (“Raelcorp”) and RDC Fund VII, Inc. are pleased to announce that construction has begun on the 238-bed luxury student housing development which will serve students of the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.

 

Gather Dickson is conveniently located just off the vibrant Dickson Street entertainment corridor and also within close walking distance to the University of Arkansas (enrollment size of ~24,500).  The community will be designed to fit Fayetteville’s distinct culture and will feature a full suite of amenities where students can study, relax and express their creative spirit.

 

Project construction is expected to be completed in the Spring of 2016.

 

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About Rael Development Corporation

Rael Development Corporation (Raelcorp) is a privately-held real estate company focused on the development, investment and management of commercial real estate. Founded in 1977, the firm has acquired and developed an array of trophy properties in select markets across the country. The company is guided by its experienced senior leadership along with a dedicated staff of veteran real estate professionals. The company maintains offices in Newport Beach, California and Dallas, Texas. For more information on RaelCorp, please visit the company website at www.raelcorp.com or send us an email at info@raelcorp.com.

 

About RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds

RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds (RDC) are a series of private equity partnerships established by the Principals of Rael Development Corporation, that invest in well located real estate assets in the United States. Investments have included existing value-added multi-family properties, opportunistic retail strategies and ground-up Class A student housing. 

 

Raelcorp Contact:

Karah Rathmell | Director Marketing & Communications

P: (214) 613-4712

E: karah@raelcorp.com

 

 

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Raelcorp Breaks Ground in Memphis on Phase II

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DALLAS, June 15th, 2014 – Rael Development Corporation (“Raelcorp”) and RDC Fund VIII, Inc. are pleased to announce that construction has begun on Phase II for Gather Southern, located in Memphis, Tennessee. Phase II will provide an additional 171-beds to the existing 264-bed Gather on Southern (Phase I) development.  The first phase of Gather on Southern was delivered in Fall 2014 and is fully occupied. 

 

Gather Southern is conveniently located directly across from the University of Memphis (enrollment size of ~22,500) campus, and provides a full-suite of creatively designed amenities and services for each student/resident.

 

The project will be delivered in the Summer of 2015.

 

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About Rael Development Corporation

Rael Development Corporation (Raelcorp) is a privately-held real estate company focused on the development, investment and management of commercial real estate. Founded in 1977, the firm has acquired and developed an array of trophy properties in select markets across the country. The company is guided by its experienced senior leadership along with a dedicated staff of veteran real estate professionals. The company maintains offices in Newport Beach, California and Dallas, Texas. For more information on RaelCorp, please visit the company website at www.raelcorp.com or send us an email at info@raelcorp.com.

 

About RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds

RDC U.S. Real Estate Funds (RDC) are a series of private equity partnerships established by the Principals of Rael Development Corporation, that invest in well located real estate assets in the United States. Investments have included existing value-added multi-family properties, opportunistic retail strategies and ground-up Class A student housing. 

 

Raelcorp Contact:

Karah Rathmell | Director Marketing & Communications

P: (214) 613-4712

E: karah@raelcorp.com

 

 

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