Foundations of Real Estate (FoRE) Certificate Spring 2021 - Live


This is a hybrid live and on-demand program offered by the Urban Land Institute.

This on-demand online certificate offers you a comprehensive introduction to the field of commercial real estate. The certificate includes five modules with 30 hours of content: the Overview, Finance and Investment, Multifamily and Office, the Pro Forma, and Development. You are guided through a series of inspiring videos led by experienced instructors and practitioners with carefully curated accompanying materials. Course materials include ULI Case Studies and reports as well as additional readings and assignments. Successful completion of each module and the accompanying exam will allow you to earn the Certificate in the Foundations of Commercial Real Estate.

Introduction to the Foundations of Real Estate provides an overview of the concepts, issues, systems, tools, and players in the commercial real estate ecosystem. This course consists of five modules leading to the Certificate in the Fundamentals of Real Estate. This course has been developed by the Urban Land Institute to extend the possibility of a career in the interdisciplinary field of commercial real estate to a new and diverse group of practitioners. ULI is a nonprofit education and research organization with over 45,000 members worldwide, dedicated to providing leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. Upon completion of the certificate, you will have gained a solid understanding of the fundamentals of commercial real estate, and will be well placed to continue your education through other ULI courses.

This certificate contains on demand content that is supplemented by live instructor sessions on April 8, 15, 22, 29 & May 6, 13, and 20 all from 4:30-5:30 PM EST. Content is available for 90 days from first access.

This certificate is designed for beginning-level participants looking for foundational information and insights.

For a limited time, this certificate is available to students (members and non-members) at a 50% discount. Please use the code FORECERT50 at check-out.


  • ULI Members: $1,175.00
  • ULI Members (Government/Nonprofit/Academic Members): $940.00
  • Non-Members: $1,580.00

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