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Part 1: Overview of real estate finance and investments. Real estate investment : basic legal concepts ; Real estate financing : notes and mortgages -- Part 2: Mortgage loans. Mortgage loan foundations : the time value of money ; Fixed interest rate mortgage loans ; Adjustable and floating rate mortgage loans ; Mortgages : additional concepts, analysis, and applications -- Part 3: Residential housing. Single-family housing : pricing, investment, and tax considerations ; Underwriting and financing residential properties -- Part 4: Income-producing properties. Income-producing properties : leases, rents, and the market for space ; Valuation of income properties : appraisal and the market for capital ; Investment analysis and taxation of income properties ; Financial leverage and financing alternatives ; Risk analysis ; Disposition and renovation of income properties ; Financing corporate real estate -- Part 5: Financing real estate development. Financing project development ; Financing land development projects -- Part 6: Alternative real estate financing and investment vehicles. Structuring real estate investments : organizational forms and joint ventures ; The secondary mortgage market : pass-through securities ; The secondary mortgage market : CMOs and derivative securities ; Real estate investment trusts (REITs) -- Part 7: Portfolio analysis and real estate funds. Real estate investment performance and portfolio considerations ; Real estate investment funds : structure, performance, benchmarking, and attribution analysis.
The financial deregulation of the last quarter century has meant large flows of funds around the world seeking the highest risk-adjusted return for investors. Real estate is now established as an important asset class and advances in information technology provide the necessary tools to complement global developments in real estate finance and investment. nbsp; A variety of investment vehicles have emerged, andReal Estate Finance in the New Economy examines these along with financing and risk in the context of globalization, deregulation and an increasingly integrated international world economy by exploring questions like: nbsp; How have real estate financial structures evolved as economies grow and become internationalised? What role do economic change and financial systems play in the development of real estate investment?nbsp; Are the risks associated with the 'new economy' really new? What is the future direction for real estate financing? nbsp; The authors develop an economic framework for discussions on individual financial products to examine how real estate financial structures change with economic growth and internationalisation and also to show how developments in real estate finance impact economic growth.
An Introduction to Real Estate Finance serves as the core of knowledge for a single-semester first course in real estate finance. Unlike other real estate finance textbooks, with their encyclopedic but often stale details, it combines a short traditional text with a living website. The book gives students and professors highly applied information, and its regularly updated online features makes it especially useful for this practitioner-oriented audience. It covers fundamental topics such as accounting and tax, mortgages, capital markets, REITs and more. It also addresses the 2008 financial crisis and its impact on the real estate profession. This text is a valuable companion for students of real estate finance as well as financial analysts, portfolio managers, investors and other professionals in the field. Offers a concise, efficient, "finance-centric" alternative to traditional real estate finance texts Website gives readers the tools to find current information about their own areas of specialization--a unique approach not found in other real estate finance textbooks Gives students and professors the material to examine every subject in broad and highly detailed terms
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