Course Detail

Fundamentals of Investment Analysis RE107

Tuition: $725
Dates: 1/23/19 - 3/13/19
Location: CAS-Coll of Arts/Sciences (725 Comm Ave) Boston, MA
Room Number: 113
Instructor: Keefe
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Meeting Times:
  • Wed. Jan 23, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Jan 30, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Feb 06, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Feb 13, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Feb 20, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Feb 27, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Mar 06, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Wed. Mar 13, 2019  6-8:30 PM

Tuition: $725
Dates: 1/28/19 - 3/25/19
Location: CGS-Coll of Gen Studies (871 Comm Ave) Boston, MA
Room Number: 113
Instructor: Wexler
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Meeting Times:
  • Mon. Jan 28, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Feb 04, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Feb 11, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Feb 25, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Mar 04, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Mar 11, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Mar 18, 2019  6-8:30 PM
  • Mon. Mar 25, 2019  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.