Real estate 110

Module code EWS 110
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

An introduction to real estate which aims to develop an understanding of real property: characteristics and functions of the real property market; pricing of land and resources. Welfare and economic efficiency and includes economic efficiency through the price system. Urban land use: land use and land values; pattern of urban land use; growth of urban land areas; quality of urban environment; housing, regional policy. The government and land resources: impact of government economic policy on land resources; theory of urban public finance; taxation and land resources; recent developments.

Module credits 8.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 2 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Construction Economics
Period of presentation Semester 1

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