Real Estate Finance

This course will cover finance of commercial real estate projects, including loan commitments, loan agreements, promissory notes, mortgages and deeds of trust, foreclosure and other loan collection methods, a brief review of bankruptcy law applied to commercial real estate loans, and a brief exposure to securitized real estate finance. A traditional casebook will be used together with supplemental materials collected by the instructor. The plan for the final evaluation is a regular in classroom exam with true-false, multiple choice questions, and essays. It will have a three hour time limit and word limits for each essay question. Learning and relevant social opportunities beyond the classroom are offered.

Class Details

Meeting Days Time Location
Tuesday, Thursday 3:45 - 5:00 pm TNH 3.142
Evaluation Method Date Time Alpha Range Room
Final 12/18/13 1:30 pm A-Z

Additional Information

Course Type


  • Modern Real Estate Finance and Land Transfer: A Transactional Approach - Bender, Hammond, et. al.
      Aspen , edition: 5th or most recent
  • Materials provided by instructor.