Property Resource Analysis

Subject 702-339 (2008)

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Credit Points: 12.500
Level: Undergraduate
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:

Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Three hours of lectures and tutorials per week
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: 702-211 Income Property Analysis, or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: Students cannot claim credit for this subject and 333-307 real Estate Finance.
Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.

It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support:


Professor Jon Robinson
Subject Overview:

The subject examines the property valuation and investment environment with particular emphasis on the application of quantitative methods and the analysis of real property. Topics covered include review of discounted cash flow, property finance and financial analysis, after tax property analysis, specialised properties, the property as a business, property securitization and property market sectors.

At the conclusion of this subject, students should be able to:

  • model property valuation and investment financial flows;

  • undertstand the principles and techniques of property and asset valuation and analysis;

  • understand the effects of taxation and finance on property investment and development.

Assessment: One three-hour examination to be held at the end of semester (70%). Two Assignments of 1000 words each, due in week 6 and week 11 (15% each). A grade of at least 40% must be achieved in the examination in order to pass the subject
Prescribed Texts: The Valuation of Real Estate (Australian Property Institute), Australian Property Institute, Canberra, 2007
Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

Information Not Available

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Planning and Design (Property and Construction)

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