Course Detail

Fundamentals of Investment Analysis RE107

Tuition: $725
Dates: 9/17/18 - 11/12/18
Location: CGS-Coll of Gen Studies (871 Comm Ave) Boston, MA
Room Number: 321
Instructor: Wexler
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Meeting Times:
  • Mon. Sep 17, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Sep 24, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Oct 01, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Oct 15, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Oct 22, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Oct 29, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Nov 05, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Nov 12, 2018  6-8:30 PM

Tuition: $725
Dates: 9/19/18 - 11/14/18
Location: CGS-Coll of Gen Studies (871 Comm Ave) Boston, MA
Room Number: 323
Instructor: Keefe
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Meeting Times:
  • Wed. Sep 19, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Sep 26, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Oct 03, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Oct 10, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Oct 17, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Oct 31, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Nov 07, 2018  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Nov 14, 2018  6-8:30 PM

Course Description



This course introduces and develops students’ understanding of the analytical techniques necessary to make effective decisions about the acquisition, development, financing, and disposition of investment property, as well as lease analysis. Access to a financial calculator is required.

Topics: Time value of money; alternative analysis; appraisal overview; aftertax discounted cash flow analysis; net present value; internal rate of return (IRR); investment decision rules; income capitalization; debt coverage ratios; and mortgage financing.

Scheduling Details

  • Offered in September, January, April

Textbooks and Class Materials

  • Access to a Hewlett Packard financial calculator required. The most common models are HP 10B and 12C. Commonly carried at the BU Bookstore and office supply stores.

    Investment Analysis for Real Estate Decisions, 8th Ed., (2012), Greer & Kolbe ISBN-13: 978-1427742056 (OPTIONAL)

Please note that prices are subject to change.