BUS 433 - Real Estate Finance and Investments (4)

Examines the fundamentals of income property finance and investment. Develops a framework for assessing, evaluating and structuring investments based upon the characteristics and risk profile of the real estate. Analyzes office, industrial, retail and multi-family investments, with an emphasis on financing issues. Explores traditional financing sources, as well as innovations in the real estate capital markets such as securitization, collateral mortgage obligations and real estate investment trusts. Prerequisites: BUS 305 or BUS 495