Property Market Analysis

Course code ARBE6382Units 10Level 6000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Architecture and Built Environment

Develop the students understanding of property markets through the completion of an individual property market research project. The structure and key determinants of property markets are examined, and property cycles and risks are analysed.

Available in 2014

WebLearn GradSchoolTrimester 1, Trimester 2, Trimester 3
Previously offered in 2013, 2012
ObjectivesOn completion of this course students should be able to:
(1) Understand the structure and key determinants of property markets;
(2) Ability to analyse the property market including property cycles and associated risk factors
(3) Ability to complete a property market analysis report by developing, organizing, analyzing and presenting a coherent and well supported argument based on evidence.
Content1. Introduction to property market analysis
2. Economy and property markets
3. Structure and key determinants of property markets
4. Research design and planning to identify research objectives and methods
5. Research design and planning to identify variables and data collection
6. Basic analysis techniques - statistical analysis
7. Advanced analysis techniques - regression analysis
8. Risk measurement and forecasting techniques - time series models
9. Cases of property market analysis for residential properties
10. Cases of property market analysis for commercial properties
11. Cases of property market analysis for retail properties
Replacing Course(s)ARBE6371
TransitionNIL
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeARBE6312, ARBE6321, ARBE6331, ARBE6341, ARBE6351
Modes of DeliveryDistance Learning : IT Based
External Mode
Teaching MethodsIndividual Supervision
Self Directed Learning
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsAssignment 1 - Proposal of a property market research project
Essays / Written AssignmentsAssignment 2 - Final property market analysis report
Contact HoursSelf Directed Learning: for 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for ARBE6382