PeakMade Real Estate Awarded 2 Multi-Housing News Excellence Awards


Atlanta, GA – December 6, 2023 –Multi-Housing News has announced PeakMade Real Estate as a recipient of two awards during its 17th annual Excellence Awards ceremony that took place on November 30th hosted at Resource Furniture in New York City. The awards honor the year’s most outstanding multifamily developments, business strategies, and professionals with over 80 awards given across 34 different categories.

PeakMade received a Gold Award for Best Development and Design, Student Housing for its successful new development Theory U District, located in Seattle, Washington. Theory U District provides a differentiated living experience to University of Washington students at a premier location near University Way Northeast (“The Ave”), the University of Washington’s Greek Row, and the new U District light rail station.

“We are very honored to be recognized by MHN for Theory U District and credit our development team and design partner, Ankrom Moisan, for conceiving and delivering an exceptional project,” said Jeff Githens, President of Development at PeakMade Real Estate.

PeakMade also received a silver award for Best Marketing Campaign for the 2022 annual student leasing campaign, Happy Place, that leveraged focus group feedback to build and design a campaign that resonated with today’s student renters resulting in a record-breaking lease-up for 2023.

“It’s so rewarding to be recognized for our Happy Place campaign. We reimagined our strategy with this campaign using customer feedback from our annual focus groups and the results were incredible,” said Ashly Poyer, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “Our Happy Place campaign covered the full customer cycle from lead gen to move-in and renewal marketing to create a seamless experience.”

About PeakMade Real Estate
PeakMade Real Estate, based in Atlanta, GA, is a diversified real estate services company, offering property management, development, and consulting services for conventional multifamily and student apartments. PeakMade Real Estate was built to execute on strategies consistent with the goals and long-term investment strategies of its partners. When something is PeakMade, it’s not only built upon expertise and experience, it’s built upon a foundation of community. For more information on PeakMade Real Estate, visit

About Multi-Housing News

Multi-Housing News is the leading integrated resource for executives and companies that own, invest in, develop, manage and/or market multifamily real estate. MHN reports on critical news, trends and issues in real estate markets across the U.S. as well as those that affect the industry nationally. MHN also offers marketing tips, case studies, executive interviews, data, guest columns from industry experts, as well as access to reports and data analysis from Yardi Matrix.For more information on PeakMade Real Estate, visit



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