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RES 1302 Real Estate Investment: Analysis & Financing

An analytical approach to investment in real estate. Analysis and financing is emphasized. The use of leverage, tax considerations, appraisal, internal rate of return, acquisitions and exchanges. Case studies are used to provide examples of investment analysis techniques. Completion of MAT 1120 is strongly encouraged prior to attempting this course.

Division: Business and Public Services
Department: Real Estate
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Identify specific real estate investments such as land, single-family residential, multi-family residential, light-office, industrial, retail shopping centers, and other specialized real estate investments.
  • Apply principles of investment analysis to evaluate the return on investment of a real estate project.
  • Identify the core drivers of market value and investment performance in the real estate market.
  • Develop a feasibility study for a real estate investment project using the appropriate property valuation and financial analysis techniques to arrive at the project's return on investment.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3