Property Market Analysis

Description

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.

Availability

WebLearn GradSchool

  • Trimester 1 - 2015
  • Trimester 3 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

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.

Content

  1. 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)

This course replaces the following course(s): ARBE6371. Students who have successfully completed ARBE6371 are not eligible to enrol in ARBE6382.

Assumed Knowledge

ARBE6312, ARBE6321, ARBE6331, ARBE6341, ARBE6351

Assessment Items

Proposal / Plan: Assignment 1 - Property market analysis proposal

Report: Assignment 2 - Final Property Market Analysis Report

Contact Hours

Self-Directed Learning

Self-Directed 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Tutorial

Online 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term