Course Outline

BUSI 221 - Real Estate Finance in a Canadian Context

LESSON NO. 1 – Introduction to Mortgage Finance and Market Participants
LESSON NO. 2 – Real Estate Finance and Government Policy
LESSON NO. 3 – Law Review: Property Law, Contract Law, and Mortgage Law
LESSON NO. 4 – Mortgage Math Review
LESSON NO. 5 – Residential Mortgage Underwriting
LESSON NO. 6 – Commercial Mortgage Underwriting
LESSON NO. 7 – Mortgage Loan Repayment Plans
LESSON NO. 8 – Loan Management and Refinancing Options
LESSON NO. 9 – Development Financing
LESSON NO. 10 – Leasehold Finance
PROJECTS
AFTERWORD

Course Structure

Multiple choice assignments: 10% of final grade.

Projects -- written answer questions and research reports: 40% of final grade
Project 1: Lessons 1-6 (20% of final grade)
Project 2: Lessons 7-10 and Course Overview (20% of final grade)

Final exam: 50% of final grade.

Additional Resources

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