MKTG 7023 Property Investment and Risk Management

Credit Points 10

Legacy Code 201010

Coordinator Mustapha Bangura Opens in new window

Description This unit discusses investment and risk management in the contemporary property context (both local and international). It explores the unique features of income-producing property and examines the performance of such properties, through the application of a variety of investment techniques. The significance of green property investment is also highlighted. Students will perform risk analysis techniques for income-producing properties and portfolios.

School Business

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 4 10cp

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Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject

Equivalent Subjects FINC 7017 - Property Investment Analysis LGYB 6499 - Property Investment Analysis (V2)

Restrictions Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate Business program.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
  1. Apply property investment analysis in assessing property assets for investment purposes;
  2. Critically evaluate the profitability and risk of an income-producing property;
  3. Critically evaluate the impact of key factors, such as green building features on the return and risk associated with investment properties;
  4. Propose an after-tax cash flow analysis for an income-producing property.

Subject Content

1. Property investment process and concepts from local and international perspectives
2. Green and environmentally friendly property investment
3. Traditional valuation versus property investment analysis
4. Ratio analysis
5. Discounted cash flow (DCF) and investment analysis
6. DCF-profitability analysis
7. Financial leverage and DCF
8. Risk analysis
9. Risk management of international property
10. Taxation and property investment

Assessment

The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Industry Report 1,000 words 40 N Individual
Professional Task: Investment Analysis 2,500 words 60 N Individual

Teaching Periods

2022 Quarter 1

Parramatta City - Macquarie St

Evening

Subject Contact Zaharah Manaf Opens in new window

Attendance Requirements 80% attendance rate is imposed in all core subjects’ due to the nature of class activities that are aligned with subject assessments.

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Parramatta External

Online

Subject Contact Zaharah Manaf Opens in new window

Attendance Requirements 80% attendance rate is imposed in all core subjects’ due to the nature of class activities that are aligned with subject assessments.

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2022 Quarter 3

Parramatta City - Macquarie St

Evening

Subject Contact Mustapha Bangura Opens in new window

Attendance Requirements 80% attendance rate is imposed in all core subjects’ due to the nature of class activities that are aligned with subject assessments.

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Parramatta External

Online

Subject Contact Mustapha Bangura Opens in new window

Attendance Requirements 80% attendance rate is imposed in all core subjects’ due to the nature of class activities that are aligned with subject assessments.

View timetable Opens in new window