Real Estate

Trump University Went Wrong When Its Boss Lunged for Bigger Profits

Media Mentions | June 06, 2016 | Yahoo! Finance

Trump University’s shift in focus from entrepreneurship to real-estate investing led to lawsuits and consumer complaints and Professor Donald Sexton who developed small-business management courses for TU says that if the allegations are true they corrupted what was designed to assist struggling small business owners.

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Help Arrives for (Some) Underwater Homeowners

Media Mentions | April 15, 2016 | Marketplace Radio

Professor Chris Mayer says the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s latest program to assist underwater homeowners who are behind on their payments is designed to help clean up the remnants of the crisis and convert people who are severely to moderately underwater.

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The Data Analytics Talent Gap in Real Estate Is Stoking Demand for MBAs

Media Mentions | March 29, 2016 | Business Because

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Housing Helps Keep Recovery Going

Media Mentions | February 17, 2016 | Marketplace Radio

Professor Christopher Mayer says due to a modest loosening of credit, home buying has gotten easier for people with steady jobs and income to qualify for a mortgage.

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US Millennials Caught in the Parent Trap

Media Mentions | February 01, 2016 | The Financial Times

Professor Christopher Mayer cites the decrease in millennial homeownership to the fact that despite the unemployment rate, many are not doing as well as they had hoped.

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The Sneaky Science of Selling Your Home Revealed!

Media Mentions | October 14, 2015 | Fox News

Professors Malia Mason and Daniel Ames’ research findings that negotiators who ask for specific amounts are more successful than those who make rounded offers is highlighted.

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Housing Market Is One Upbeat Note Right Now

Media Mentions | August 25, 2015 | Marketplace Radio

Professor Christopher Mayer states that low mortgage rates and financial unrest in the stock market can be beneficial to potential homeowners.

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How to Shop for a Home

Media Mentions | July 26, 2015 | Sioux City Journal

Professor Ran Kivetz says when it comes to consumer satisfaction sometimes the most “practical” choice is not the best in the long term.

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Paying off the Mortgage Is Becoming Harder for Older Workers

Media Mentions | June 12, 2015 | The New York Times

Research by Professor Chris Mayer found inflation-adjusted mortgages for homeowners 60 to 65 years old tripled between 1992 and 2010.

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Survey: More Millennials Renting, but Just as Many Want to Own

Media Mentions | May 13, 2015 | The Wall Street Journal

Research by Leanne Lachman, Executive-in-Residence, found that even though more Generation Y members are renting now as compared to five years ago, most millennials do aspire to own a home in the suburbs. 


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