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Marc Lifshin is the founder and CEO of Core Spaces, a developer and owner of off-campus, mixed-use student housing.
He received a bachelor of science degree in general engineering from the University of Illinois, and worked for Vail Resorts and IKON before starting his own real estate development company, LG Development Group, in 2002. The evolution of that company, including segmentation into student housing, hospitality and multifamily, led to the formation of Core Spaces.
Since Core Spaces was launched in 2010, it has developed…