Real estate 310

Module code EWS 310
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

An introduction to property investment with the aim to develop an understanding of the nature and scope of investment.  It includes the nature and scope of real estate investment, objectives of property investors, participants in the property investment process, the investment decision process, investment criteria, investment time horizons, decision-making approaches, different taxes applicable to property investment and development; asset classes; investment strategies; investment principles; investment lifecycle; Time value of money. Listed vehicles and REIT’s.  The international market and investment standards, international investment strategy and risk in international investments.

Module credits 12.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites EWS 210, EWS 220
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Construction Economics
Period of presentation Semester 2

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