This coursework comprises of 2 Questions. Please answer both. Both questions carry equal marks.

 

Q.1

‘Property should always have a place in the multi-asset portfolio, wherever we are in the economic cycle, as long as the investor sticks to the main commercial property investment sectors.’

Discuss the validity, or otherwise, of this statement.

Word limit: 1,000 words

 

Assessment Criteria

 

In answering this question students will be judged on how well they:

 

Criterion

Marks attributed

Demonstrate a knowledge of the characteristics of investment property compared to other types of investments

30

Knowledge and understanding of economic and property cycles  and how these can relate to investment strategy

20

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding the different types of property investments

20

Ability to create and good argument

10

Quality of written English and use of appropriate Harvard referencing

10

Demonstrate that they have undertaken extension reading

10

Total

100

 

Suggested reading:

 

To support this assignement students are advised to read :

Baum, A (2015) Real Estate Investment: A Strategic Approach Routledge

Baum, A. E and Hartzell, D (2012) Global Property Investment: Strategies, Structures and Decisions Wiley—Blackwell: Oxford chapters 1 and 13.

British Property Federation Property Data Report 2016

DTZ: Money into Property 2014 and 2015 ( on Moodle)

Isaac, D and O’Leary, J (2011) Property Investment 2nd Edition Palgrave Macmillan

Jowsey, E (2011) Real Estate Economics Palgrave Macmillan

 

Myers, D (2011) Economics and Property  Routledge

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