By some measures, real estate constitutes over 50% of the world's assets. Real estate is an asset class commonly found in the investment portfolios of large investors and the balance sheets of large corporations. Over 70% of bank borrowing is secured against real estate assets. Housing is a fundamental human need, and is the key component of household wealth. Commercial real estate is a vital factor of production, and the development of real estate assets is crucial in the economic emergence of a nation.
In turbulent global financial markets, an understanding of real estate is vital for professionals, investors and policy makers worldwide.
This programme will provide a unique opportunity to:
- Step away from day-to-day business to assess how your knowledge and strategy fits and compares to best practice from around the world.
- Contribute strategically to your organisation
- Add value to your industry
- Consider how to develop your career in the best interest of you and your employers
During this intense four days you will work with peers and professionals from around the world to analyse real estate investment propositions and to develop your own proposal for a new business or fund.