This unit provides students with the knowledge and skills to value and manage real estate within the context of a mixed-asset portfolio. In particular, the unit explores the micro-economic and macro-economic foundations of real estate, real estate valuation techniques, mortgage and debt calculations, real estate portfolio management, capital management and listed real estate firms. Graduates can seek employment in the property management industry, funds management industry and financial analysis roles.
2 x 1hr lecture and 1 x 1hr workshop/tutorial per week
cases (40%); individual assignements (25%); major project (30%); public case presentation (5%)