Real Estate News
November 18, 2013
Chazen Institute Director Shang-Jin Wei argues that a relaxed one–child policy could close China’s widening gender imbalance, reduce competition in the marriage market, and make homebuying more affordable.
November 08, 2013
Prof. Mayer argues that tight credit for homebuyers, not institutional financing, is driving the trend away from homeownership and toward rentals.
Wall Street Figured Out How to Securitize Your Rent. Should You Worry?
August 15, 2013
Prof. Mayer claims that despite falling foreclosure rates, foreclosure and loan delinquency are “still a significant problem” and that the housing crisis is far from over.
Foreclosures Are Down, But the Housing Market Isn’t Quite Moving Yet
July 23, 2013
Prof. Mayer explains the complex and often counterintuitive effects of rent control on the New York City housing market.
The Perverse Effects of Rent Regulation
July 13, 2013
The article cites Prof. Wei’s research that finds competition in China’s marriage market is leading to higher prices in its property market.
Married to the Mortgage
June 26, 2013
The article features research by Prof. Meier that finds individuals with limited numerical ability may be more likely to default on their mortgages.
June 06, 2013
Prof. Mayer explains why fewer Americans are becoming first–time homeowners, despite an improving job market and low mortgage rates.
Many Would–Be First–Time Homebuyers Fear Taking the Plunge
February 19, 2013
The article discusses research by Prof. Piskorski and James Witkin of the Paul Milstein Center for Real Estate that sheds light on the extent of housing bubble fraud.
A Smoking Gun
January 17, 2013
The article highlights job placements of the School’s Paul Milstein Center for Real Estate MBA Real Estate Program graduates.
Real Estate Training Is Hot for MBAs
January 07, 2013
Prof. Mayer discusses recent big bank settlements of mortgage–related legal disputes.
In Deal, Bank of America Extends Retreat From Mortgages
November 26, 2012
The article discusses the Paul Milstein Center’s innovative real estate curriculum. The article quotes Prof. Sagalyn and student Adam Cohen ’13.
Business Schools See the Value of Lessons in Real Estate