This subject explores the foundations of commercial real estate investment analysis and the financing options for funding real estate investments from a financial and institutional investment viewpoint. It discusses specialist areas of the real estate market in Australia and applies appropriate valuation techniques to those areas. Taxation, the legal environment and due diligence in the sector are also explored. Students demonstrate their application and understanding of the real estate valuation and funding process through comprehensive assessments that are based on hypothetical scenarios. For more information, please refer to the subject outline.