IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT (April 7, 2020) Boston University has canceled in-person classes and moved to remote teaching and learning for the rest of the spring semester and all of the summer sessions. Please visit our COVID-19 website for more information.
CPE classes will continue in an online format during this time.
This course provides a practical overview of the real estate development process and the tools to carefully analyze a development or redevelopment project from a return and risk management perspective. Students will examine specific development projects and determine which development processes apply to each.
Topics: The role of each member of a development team; entitlements; key terms in construction and lease contract negotiations; market research techniques; development budget preparation; financial analysis and project financing; and design and operating guidelines for major property types.
Typically offered in September, January and April