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Fall 2008 - Real Estate Development

Rider, Brian C

Course ID: 331D  Unique # 28310  Credit Hours: 3
Meeting DaysTimesLocation
   Tuesday 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm TNH 2.140
   Thursday 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm TNH 2.140
Exam Type   Date   Time      Name Range   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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