Real Estate Finance
School of Business Administration
Kevin C.H. Chiang, Ph.D.
This course is an introduction of real estate finance and investments. As an overview the course will cover the topics of basic property and contract law, urban economics, appraisal, brokerage, property management, finance, and investment analysis. This course uses a combination of lectures, case discussions, and projects to study real estate. .
I have an open-door policy. You are invited to come by my office any time you wish.
If you prefer to schedule an appointment or find it inconvenient to come by my office,
I invite you to send me an e-mail.
Topic 1. The Nature of Real Estate
Topic 2. Real Estate Value
Topic 3. Legal Foundations
Topic 4. Urban Economics
Topic 5. Market Research
Topic 6. Appraisal
Topic 7. Investment Value
Topic 8. Investing in Single Family Housing
Topic 9. Residential Financing
Topic 10. Commercial Financing
Topic 11. Mortgage Calculation
Topic 12. Sustainable Real Estate
Topic 13. Development and Management