Real Estate

Rebuilding Ground Zero: How Twin Mandates of Revival and Remembrance Reshaped Lower Manhattan

Media Mentions | August 25, 2016 | The Conversation

Professor Emerita Lynne Sagalyn authors article discussing the massive undertaking to rebuild NYC’s iconic World Trade Center complex with the mandate of revival and remembrance following the tragic September 11 terrorist attack.

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Inheriting a Great Real Estate Empire Is More Complicated Than It Looks

Media Mentions | August 17, 2016 | Commercial Observer

Professor Patricia Angus states that when running a family-owned business, family members need to be frank about the strengths and weaknesses of heirs before assigning them roles.

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Jumbo Mortgages Bigger Piece of the Housing Pie

Media Mentions | August 10, 2016 | Marketplace Radio

Professor Chris Mayer states jumbo mortgages are super safe loans to borrowers who have significant down payments and are highly qualitied making them a preferred asset for banks to have on their balance sheets than lower-value loans.

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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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