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Multifamily Executive Magazine Recognizes AMCAL CEO Percy Vaz with 2018 Executive of the Year Award

Lux and Percy Vaz at Multifamily Executive Magazine conference holding award

CEO Percy Vaz was awarded the 2018 Executive of the Year Award by Multifamily Executive Magazine on September 18, 2018, at the magazine’s annual conference in Las Vegas. Recognizing his wife Lux, who helped him start the company 40 years ago, Percy thanked her in his speech at the festive event along with the magazine for recognizing his company’s accomplishments. MFE Magazine published a special article about Percy, titled “Percival Vaz’s Passion for Housing Defines AMCAL’s Development Strategy.”

Read more about this award at Multifamily Executive Magazine.

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Commuter college no more? Here comes housing for 4,000 students near Sac State

The Crossings Apartment building

Developers plan to build housing for 4,000 Sacramento State University students near Highway 50 and Folsom Boulevard, creating a new “university village” south of the campus, and reducing student commutes and traffic and parking woes.

It’s an annual college rite. But not a good one. When Sacramento State opens its doors next week for the fall semester, most students will arrive in cars, commuting to a campus and surrounding area long known for lack of student housing.

That may soon change in a big way.

This article originally appeared in the Sacramento Bee. Visit that new site to read more.