Real Estate Management
- Module code
- Module leader
- Iain Butler / Nigel Walker
- Module level
- Module credits
- Min study time
- 150 hours
- Contact Hrs within study time
- 16 hours
An integrative case study featuring the strategic and operational management of real estate, embracing a study of: Real Estate maintenance; Insurance; Landlord and Tenant relations; leases and licenses; Landlord and Tenant Law; Law of Agency; principles and regulations of real estate agency and marketing; Investment theory and application to real estate; Real estate management strategy; Real estate management practice; Finance and mortgages.
To achieve credit for this module, students must be able to:
- Critically analyse the relationship between landlord and tenant and apply and adapt it to a range of different real estate management situations; (B1 D1)
- Develop and evaluate the principles of agency, including legal requirements, and apply and adapt them to disposal and acquisition of real estate; (A1 C1)
- Give appropriate critical professional advice, allowing for the effective day to day management of real estate, within the context of current law and regulations; (A2 B2 B5 C2 D2)
- Prepare and apply valuations on a range of real estate interests for different specified statutory and commercial purposes. (A3 B3 C3 D3)
|Coursework||1 x assignment||50%|
|Examination||1 x oral presentation and written paper||50%|
Students should be familiar with the content of at least one of the following:
- Garner and Frith (2008). A Practical Approach to Landlord and Tenant. (5th edition). Oxford University Press.
- RICS (2004). RICS Manual of Estate Agency Law and Practice. (2nd edition). RICS Books.
- Scarrett, D. (1995). Property Asset Management. (2nd edition). E & F N Spon.
- Stapleton (2005). Real Estate Management Practice / edited by Anthony Banfield. (4th edition.). Estates Gazette.
- RICS publications through ISURV, web based resources, etc.
- Journal of Property Investment and Finance.
- Journal of Property Management.