292 Applications of Real Estate Finance to Problems of Development

This course is designed to facilitate mastery of the core skills required of real estate professionals, be they developers, financiers, brokers, investment managers, etc. Each position requires the ability to think critically about valuation and the elements used in its construction. The class helps develop this faculty by exercising the student’s analytical abilities in a number of different contexts. These include acquisition, development and financing of investment real estate, asset management, corporate real estate, lease analysis, distressed properties and the real estate workout process – including bankruptcy. The course is appropriate for students interested in real estate with strong finance skills and a desire to broaden their exposure to some of the unique aspects of real estate.