Higher Education

Discover intelligent solutions for higher education.

DTZ ’s Higher Education Practice group is designed to meet the challenging real estate needs of for- and non-profit institutions of higher learning. Whether looking to relocate, expand facilities on-campus, create a satellite campus from scratch or dispose of excess space, the practice group’s real estate experts provide solutions for clients across the country.

Handling all types of educational facilities – from classrooms to recreation centers, from student housing to performance space – the practice group can assist clients with –

  • Tenant Representation – securing the most flexible lease conditions, superior branding opportunities and favorable utility and HVAC terms
  • Location Analysis – analyzing demographics and transportation as well as supply and demand factors
  • Buyer Representation – often identifying and securing suitable locations for acquisition before the properties are actively marketed
  • Seller Representation – disposing of obsolete facilities, or capturing equity through the sale of development rights or property sale-leaseback
  • Project and Development Services – managing construction projects – including ground-up development, facility build-out or creation of separate entrances in multi-tenant properties

Our practice group helps align our clients’ real estate with their short and long-term goals, helping each school efficiently meet the needs of its current and future students.