Lafayette, IN (October 23, 2014) – The Collegiate on Patterson, a Trinitas owned luxury student housing community in Bloomington, Indiana was named Best Community Designed for Student Housing by the Indiana Apartment Association (IAA) during the 2014 Prodigy Awards Ceremony. The Prodigy Awards, along with the individual Awards of Excellence, are presented annually by IAA at the President’s Dinner during the annual Midwest Multifamily Exposition and Education Conference.
The Collegiate on Patterson is an urban student housing community situated on 13.5 acres of land in Bloomington, Indiana. The 204-unit, 635-bed property, which integrates individual house units as well as townhouse-style apartments, is a short bike or shuttle ride to Indiana University. Patterson boasts a broad array of unmatched amenities including a heated pool and hot tub, outdoor fire pit, grilling area, basketball court and outdoor gaming area. A 6,000 square-foot clubhouse complete with a state-of-the-art fitness centers, tech bar with Macs and PCs, free tanning beds, a study lounge, TVs and game consoles anchor this 292,939 square-foot property. The Collegiate on Patterson opened in August 2014 and is a joint venture between Trinitas and Harrison Street Real Estate Capital of Chicago, Illinois.
Patterson’s Prodigy Award for Best Apartment Community Designed for Student Housing was one of two honors bestowed upon Trinitas by IAA. Casey Johnson, Leasing and Marketing Manager for The Collegiate on Patterson, was also awarded the Award of Excellence for Leasing Consultant of the Year. This honor, established in 1994, recognizes a leasing consultant for his or her outstanding performance in leasing. Casey, a graduate of Indiana University and decorated member of its Men’s Swimming Team, began his career as a leasing specialist with Trinitas in 2013. He was recently promoted to the position of Leasing and Marketing Manager for Patterson and continues to be one of the company’s top leasers.
“We are honored to be recognized by the Indiana Apartment Association for the development of our best-in-class student housing communities as well as our best-in-market team members. Trinitas’ position at the forefront of student housing is directly tied to our team’s commitment to excellence and business integrity,” said Loren King, Trinitas CEO.
Trinitas Ventures is a fully integrated student housing company that finances, develops, constructs and manages high quality student housing communities at major universities throughout the United States. Trinitas currently owns and manages nearly one half billion dollars in student housing assets consisting of more than 6,300 student housing beds. The privately held real estate development company is currently developing over $150 million in student housing assets consisting of over 2,000 beds for 2015 and 2016 completion. Trinitas is headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana. Learn more about Trinitas at www.trinitas.ventures.