Course Detail

Fundamentals of Investment Analysis RE107

Tuition: $725
Dates: 9/18/17 - 11/13/17
Location: CGS-Coll of Gen Studies (871 Comm Ave) Boston, MA
Room Number: 323
Instructor: Wexler
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Meeting Times:
  • Mon. Sep 18, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Sep 25, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Oct 02, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Oct 16, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Oct 23, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Oct 30, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Nov 06, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Nov 13, 2017  6-8:30 PM

Tuition: $725
Dates: 9/20/17 - 11/8/17
Location: CGS-Coll of Gen Studies (871 Comm Ave) Boston, MA
Room Number: 115
Instructor: Keefe
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Meeting Times:
  • Wed. Sep 20, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Sep 27, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Oct 04, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Oct 11, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Oct 18, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Oct 25, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Nov 01, 2017  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Nov 08, 2017  6-8:30 PM

Course Description



This course introduces and develops students’ understanding of the analytical techniques necessary to make effective decisions about the acquisition, development, financing, and disposition of investment property, as well as lease analysis. Access to a financial calculator is required.

Topics: Time value of money; alternative analysis; appraisal overview; aftertax discounted cash flow analysis; net present value; internal rate of return (IRR); investment decision rules; income capitalization; debt coverage ratios; and mortgage financing.

Scheduling Details

  • Offered in September, January, April

Textbooks and Class Materials

  • Access to a Hewlett Packard financial calculator required. The most common models are HP 10B and 12C. Commonly carried at the BU Bookstore and office supply stores.

    Investment Analysis for Real Estate Decisions, 8th Ed., (2012), Greer & Kolbe ISBN-13: 978-1427742056 (OPTIONAL)

Please note that prices are subject to change.