Landmark Properties Recognized as NGBS Partner Properties’ cottage community, The Retreat at Blacksburg, received a prestigious recognition from the National Green Building Standard (NGBS). The Retreat received the award of “Green Partner of Excellence as a Builder/Developer” by voluntarily choosing to build better buildings and embrace third-party certification, proving their commitment to sustainable homes.

Landmark Properties is a vertically integrated real estate firm headquartered in Athens, GA, specializing in high quality student housing communities.

Exceeding Expectations Together

Williams and Associates has worked closely with Landmark since 2004, completing 22 projects in 17 states across the country. Williams and Associates and Landmark continue to move forward, with an additional 9 projects currently under construction.

Landmark is not your everyday student housing developer. They go above and beyond expectations to bring high-quality, award winning student housing to locations all over the country. Student Housing Business recognized them as one of the 20 largest student housing operators in the country.

“Williams and Associates has enjoyed a fantastic relationship with Landmark over the years. Their leadership and progressive thinking has enabled them to achieve outstanding success in the student housing market across the country. W&A is proud to have worked on the projects that have led to their status as the number one student housing developer in the nation.”

-Jon Williams, W&A President/CEO

A History of Recognition

In addition to this impressive recognition, Landmark’s projects have received many other accolades over the years. They were declared “Number 1 Developer in Student Housing” in 2015 and 2016. In 2014, they were awarded “Project of the Year” and “Best Package & Offering of Amenities”. In 2013, they were given a number of recognitions, including: “Student Housing Pioneer”, “Number 1 Student Housing Contractor”, “Best New Development”, “Most Creative Financing” and “Best Architecture/Design“.

Williams and Associates has been on board with Landmark throughout the planning and development phases of these outstanding projects. These vast achievements, along with a proven track record of being an asset to local communities, sets them apart from other developers in their field. They have set a new standard for student housing, and we can all look forward to seeing many more outstanding developments as Landmark continues to improve communities across America.

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