HADM 6231: Urban Theory and Real Estate Market Analysis

Fall and Spring. 1.5 credits. Letter grades only (no audit).

Prerequisite: HADM 2221, HADM 3210, HADM 4200, or HADM 6200. Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Enrollment priority given to Baker and MMH students. Elective.


  • Maxence Valentin (mav96) - Spring 2023


This course educates about urban theory from an economic point of view and develops tools for the analysis of real estate markets. Areas examined include economic aspects of urbanization processes and policies, determinants of urban growth and decline, urban land and real estate markets, urban transportation, and urban public services. This course applies the latest economic thinking and research to the tasks of analyzing real estate market fundamentals, forecasting supply and demand, and choosing locations.