L6922 Real Estate Finance

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Course Limitations

Instructor Pre-requisites
None

Instructor Co-requisites
None

Recommended Courses
Contracts Property

Other Limitations
None

Learning Outcome Goals

Primary Goals

  • The objectives of the course are for students to acquire an understanding of the following: Various real estate ownership structures and financing techniques, the parties involved and how different parties view the related legal issues;
  • Concepts of risk and reward that motivate borrowers, lenders and other investors; how these concepts affect the structure of real estate financing transactions and the negotiation of transaction terms; and
  • The application of risk and reward concepts to different forms of capital investment such as senior and subordinate secured debt; unsecured debt; mezzanine debt; common and preferred equity and various types of leasehold interests.

Secondary Goals

  • We will also discuss current events in the real estate capital markets as they relate to the topics listed under the course Primary Goals.

General Information

Type: Lecture
Level: Upperclass

Other Sections

Section 001, Spring 2020
MW 9:10-10:30 am
Nicole Mesard
Steven Horowitz