Uncommon Tuscaloosa
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Uncommon Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa, AL

Residential - Student Housing

Due Diligence & Development Oversight

  • Uncommon Tuscaloosa
  • Uncommon Tuscaloosa


RPL provided diligence services for the equity investor and watched over the development through completion of the project.

Unique Approach

  • Tight site and restrictions on performing work so close to campus and the football stadium
  • Challenges with adequate local labor and materials


  • Project completed within budget
  • Students moved in on time
  • Refinanced stabilized property

Scope of Work

Development of a new 296-bed student housing project adjacent to the University of Alabama main campus.

Project Summary

  • Client: Equity group of confidential insurance carrier
  • Location: Tuscaloosa, AL
  • Size: 296 beds, 132 units, 263,000 SF
  • Timeline: 2019 to 2020
  • Services: Due Diligence & Development Oversight
  • Cost: $ 50 million
  • Architect: Dwell Design Studio
  • Contractor: Rabren General Contractors