127.100 Introduction to Property and Real Estate15 credits
An introduction to the concepts and principles underlying the property market/industry in New Zealand. This course provides an overview of the regulatory, economics and evaluation framework for users and investors in property and real estate.
An introduction to valuation, examining the duties of a valuer, code of ethics and report writing as well as the principles and methods of valuation and the application of these to the valuation of residential and rural property. The course has a practical orientation containing a substantial fieldwork and case studies component.
127.341 Property Management and Development15 credits
The application of analytical techniques to, and the appraisal of, the management and development of commercial real estate resources.
127.342 Applied Property Finance and Investment15 credits
This capstone course is an applied study of property finance and investment analysis which includes portfolio theory in relation to property.
The valuation of rural property including: pastoral, peripheral, horticultural and forestry land issues relating to the valuation of leasehold interests and Māori Land. The dispute resolution process. The course has a practical orientation and includes a field test.