Real Estate Finance and Investment

Photograph of tall buildings. Session 19 includes an example of investment in office/resource and development space.

The Financial District in San Francisco. (Image courtesy of Reven on Flickr.)


MIT Course Number

11.431J / 15.426J

As Taught In

Fall 2006



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Course Features

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the most fundamental concepts, principles, analytical methods and tools useful for making investment and finance decisions regarding commercial real estate assets. As the first of a two-course sequence, this course will focus on the basic building blocks and the "micro" level, which pertains to individual properties and deals.

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Geltner, David, and Tod McGrath. 11.431J Real Estate Finance and Investment, Fall 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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