Griffis/Blessing Purchases Lion Village Student Housing in Colorado Springs for $34M

by Amy Works

COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. — Griffis/Blessing has acquired Lion Village, a student housing complex in Colorado Springs, from a local developer for $34 million. Colorado Springs-based Griffis/Blessing has served as property manager for the asset since its opening in 2015.

With its third construction phase completed last year, Lion Village features 141 units totaling 508 student housing beds in a mix of two-, three- and four-bedroom layouts averaging 1,021 square feet. Each apartment comes fully furnished, including housewares and a washer and dryer, and with utilities, including internet and cable. Additionally, each bedroom has its own private bathroom and closet. Community amenities include a heated swimming pool, business center, fitness center and 24-hour maintenance.

Nick Steele, John Laratta, Tyler King, Nate Moyer of Berkadia’s Denver brokered the transaction.

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