Achieve higher returns with us

Common is a residential brand and operator that designs, leases, and manages multifamily properties to appeal to today's renters. We deliver exceptional performance to our partners through smart design and tech-enabled operations. Take a look at some of our signature projects:

+50%


Rent/SF

+150

bps


Yield on cost

98%


Occupancy

Baltic

Common

Baltic

Partner

Adam America

Neighborhood

Boerum Hill, New York

Open date

2017

Construction type

Ground-up

Traditional units

94

Coliving beds

15

Total beds

109

Baltic's coliving 3BR units rent for a 38% premium PSF above comparable 3BR units in the submarket due to Common's operating platform.

Grove

Common

Grove

Partner

Terra Group

Neighborhood

Coconut Grove, Miami

Open date

2021

Construction type

Ground-up

Traditional units

271

Coliving beds

197

Total beds

468

Common Grove brings traditional and coliving units, as well as premium amenity spaces, to Terra Group’s mixed-use, transit-oriented development, Grove Central.

Two Saints

Common

Two Saints

Partner

Wisznia | Architecture+Development

Neighborhood

Central Business District, New Orleans

Open date

2020

Construction type

Ground-up

Traditional units

17

Coliving beds

201

Total beds

218

Common Two Saints is the first coliving development specifically created as middle-income workforce housing. This development was made possible through the support of the Industrial Development Board of The City of New Orleans.

Addams

Common

Addams

Partner

City Pads

Neighborhood

Pilsen, Chicago

Open date

2020

Construction type

Ground-up

Traditional units

3

Coliving beds

217

Total beds

220

Common Addams is the largest coliving project in the greater midwest. The project is the third partnership between Common and City Pads.

Why work with us

Working with Common means working with the best in design, operations, leasing and marketing, with the results to prove it. No matter what stage of the process your building is in, we’re here to help you achieve higher returns.

Increased returns, better yield

Through data-driven design and technology-enabled operations, Common increases rent PSF by as much as 50% and boosts yield on cost by as much as 1.5%. Our partners are able to achieve higher real estate returns while offering renters a better experience.

Institutional, Class A property management

We've developed a world-class property services team that operates and maintains our partners' buildings to the highest standard. Our financial reporting package was developed in conjunction with institutional partners, and meets the strictest requirements of lenders.

Fast lease ups and low vacancy rates

Through social media, built-in brand awareness, and SEO and paid media efforts, Common sees over 3,000+ applications a week. Our trained sales team leverages technology to handle the high volume of prospective renters, resulting in lower frictional vacancy and higher rents.

Higher density, smarter design

We design coliving and traditional units with layouts informed by our proprietary operational data, minimizing inefficiencies for our partners while optimizing the experience of our members. Through a constant feedback-loop, Common’s design model is ever-evolving to serve the diverse and changing needs of today’s renter.

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You will also receive our Intro to Coliving Deck and the coliving whitepaper from Cushman & Wakefield with examples of floor plans, a pro forma, and member demographics.

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