Why is Georgia Tech involved in real estate development?

The Institute sponsors real estate development projects in furtherance of its educational objectives. These include:

  • Providing academic and educational support space.
  • Supporting the redevelopment of neighborhood areas adjoining the Georgia Tech campus.
  • Acquiring and protecting lands needed for current and future educational needs.
  • Keeping Atlanta a great place to live by providing quality jobs, tax revenues and strengthening its economic base.
  • Promoting the commercialization of Georgia Tech's technology.
  • Contributing to the Institutes' financial strength.