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Fall 2008 - Real Estate Development

Rider, Brian C

Credit Hours: 3  Course ID: 331D  Unique # 28310

Meeting Day(s)TimeLocation
TTH3:30 - 4:45 pmTNH 2.140
Exam Type  Date Time      Name Range Regular Room Extegrity Room
Take-home Wednesday, December 10
Registration Information
This course is restricted to upper division students only.

An overview of the real estate development process and relevant areas of law.  The course will follow the general order of the development process being:  land acquisition (or project acquisition for redevelopment), platting and zoning, construction contracts and architect contracts (including mechanic's lien laws) and leasing.  Some attention will be given to construction finance and permanent finance from the point of view of the developer, and to aspects of environmental law, title assurance and real estate brokerage.  No prerequisites.

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