CCG Hosts Investor Day And Provides Leasing Update

Campus Crest Communities, Inc. (NYSE: CCG) will host its 2013 Investor Day today (Wednesday, December 11 th) at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel from 10:00am - 1:00pm EST. A live webcast as well as a recording of the webcast will be available by accessing the Company's website at Additionally, the Company’s presentation materials will be posted concurrently to the Company’s website.

In conjunction with the event, the Company is providing an update on its portfolio leasing status for the 2014/2015 academic year. The following table contains the leasing status as of December 8, 2013 and 2012:
2014-2015 2013-2014
  Property       Properties       Unit       Beds               Signed (4)       %              

Signed (4)
      %               Change      
Operating (1)
Wholly-Owned 35 6,952 18,908 4,788 25.3% 4,268 22.6% 2.7%
  HSRE Joint Venture       10       2,086       5,732               1,114       19.4%               736       12.8%               6.6%      
Total Operating 45 9,038 24,640 5,902 24.0% 5,004 20.3% 3.7%
Copper Beech Portfolio (2) 28 5,047 13,177 5,459 41.4% 5,220 39.6% 1.8%
  Total Operating Portfolio       73       14,085       37,817               11,361       30.0%               10,224       27.0%               3.0%      
  Total 2014 Deliveries (3)       8       2,382       5,801               630       10.9%               NA       NA               NA      
(1) Includes 2013 deliveries
(2) Includes signed leases and leases in-process for both periods
(3) Includes both wholly-owned and joint venture 2014 deliveries; excludes the redevelopment at Toledo
(4) As of 12/08/2012 and 12/08/2013

About Campus Crest Communities, Inc.

Campus Crest Communities, Inc. is a leading developer, builder, owner and manager of high-quality student housing properties located close to college campuses in targeted markets. Pro forma for the Copper Beech restructure, the Company has ownership interests in 82 student housing properties and over ~44,000 beds across North America, of which 74 are operating and 8 are development or redevelopment properties. The Company is an equity REIT that differentiates itself through its vertical integration and consistent branding across the portfolio through three unique brands targeting different segments of the college student population. The Grove® brand offers more traditional apartment floor plans and focuses on customer service, privacy, on-site amenities and a proprietary residence life program. The Copper Beech brand and townhome product offers more residential-type living to students looking for a larger floor plan with a front door and back porch. The evo brand provides urban students with a luxury student housing option with all the conveniences of city living. Additional information can be found on the Company's website at

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