Introduction to Real Estate Finance and Investment Spring 2021 - Live


Course dates: (12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EST)

  • April 8
  • April 15
  • April 22

This course is delivered in a hybrid format. It includes three live webinars and self-study materials (such as videos, PPT slides and Excel models). The webinar on April 8th will provide an overview of the course and an introduction to real estate finance. The next two webinars will have exercises that allow attendees to apply the concepts and tools they have learned through the self-study modules. The instructor will be available to answer questions during live sessions.

Developed for non-finance professionals, this course will give you a broad and solid introduction to the basics of real estate finance and investment. The course will take you from a review of basic financial concepts and analytical tools to an examination of how real estate investment opportunities are analyzed and financed.

You will begin with a review of basic financial concepts and analytical tools. After that, you will examine how real estate investment opportunities are analyzed, and how they are financed. The webinar will acquaint you with fundamental real estate finance terms and concepts, including the time value of money, risk/return tradeoff, capital stack, financial leverage, and waterfall structure.

Using examples and Excel spreadsheets, you will see demonstrations of important calculations in real estate finance and investment, such as internal rate of return (IRR), mortgage amortization, and property valuation.

This online course counts toward the Real Estate 101 Certificate and is offered by the Urban Land Institute.
This course is designed for non-finance real estate professionals who wish to gain a basic understanding of real estate finance that also will help them get more out of their professional interactions.


  • ULI Members: $395.00
  • ULI Members (Government/NonProfit/Academic): $350.00
  • Non-Members: $525.00

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