Cases & Deals

Greystar and GIC joint venture acquires Student Roost

Client(s) Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLC

Jones Day advised Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLC on the joint venture and antitrust aspects of its acquisition of Student Roost, the UK’s third largest purpose-built student accommodation provider, from one of Brookfield’s real estate private funds, through a joint venture partnership with GIC.

The transaction is one of the largest ever private real estate transactions in the UK and is another in a series of transactions in the very active student housing sector.