The real estate industry is now global, with portfolios stretching from Shanghai to Barcelona. This specialism introduces the principles of real estate in market economies, and a focus on housing through two modules.
Planning and Real Estate
... introduces real estate development and property valuation and appraisal, including financing the development process, land valuation, marketing, project management, and managing global real estate in cycles of bust and boom. The module includes international comparative case studies.
Housing in a Globalising World
... critically examines housing systems and policies across the globe, considering how housing has been affected by globalisation, and the needs of those living in unsuitable housing and the homeless, illustrated with examples from Europe, the US, SE Asia, Africa and Latin America.