11.434J / 15.428J Advanced Topics in Real Estate Finance

As taught in: Spring 2007

Photo of New York City skyline.

New York City, one of the most valuable real estate markets in the world. (Photo by kriskriskris on Flickr.)

Level:

Graduate

Instructors:

Prof. David Geltner

Course Features

Course Description

This half-semester course introduces and surveys a selection of cutting-edge topics in the field of real estate finance and investments. The course follows an informal "seminar" format to the maximum degree possible, with students expected to take considerable initiative. Lectures and discussions led by the instructors will be supplemented by several guest speakers from the real estate investment industry, who will present perspectives on current trends and important developments in the industry.