University of Technology Sydney

17777 Real Estate Equities

6cp; block (2 x 2 days)
Requisite(s): 25742 Financial Management OR 25741 Capital Markets
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.


Graduates of this subject will understand how financial instruments can be backed by real estate and develop the skills required of a real estate investment trust (REIT) analyst. The subject prepares students to understand investment vehicles and capital markets. Listed Australian REITs are covered in-depth, with the tools and techniques necessary to deconstruct their annual reports and balance sheets demonstrated and applied to current data. Professionally focused assessments and workshops develop the skills needed in the analysis of real estate equities; to interpret volatile national and global trends in equity markets, and to evaluate the individual components of an Australian REIT's portfolio.

Typical availability

Autumn session, City campus

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