Certificate in Hotel Real Estate Investments and Asset Management
Well-structured hotel real estate investments create value and provide benefits to all partners in a deal - owners, management companies, and/or franchisees. Understanding the value of hotel real estate investments and the dynamics of the financial and operational aspects of real estate investments, asset management, and management contracts is critical to the success of mid-level and senior management in the hospitality and real estate industries.
This certificate series focuses on developing a comprehensive knowledge base and tool set that enables you to fully understand the complex dynamics surrounding the hotel real estate and management contracts from the point of view of the property owner, operator, and lender. This multi-party view fully enables participants to structure and negotiate the most advantageous agreement taking into account the motivations of all interested parties.
This certificate has 6 online courses requiring ~36 hours to complete.
Note Financial Analysis of Hotel Investments must be taken first, followed by Control of Hotel Real Estate. The Valuing courses may be taken in any sequence; Developing an Asset Management Strategy must be taken prior to Achieving Hotel Asset Management Objectives. This certificate is a prerequisite for the PDP Advanced Hotel Real Estate class. For more information please visit www.hotelschool.cornell.edu/industry/executive/pdp.
Who Should Take This Certificate Series?
This certificate series is designed for managers and professionals in the hospitality industry with financial or operational responsibility for real estate, investments, or management contracts, as well as general managers and asset managers.
In addition, business development professionals who have professional interaction with owners, and lenders, investors, real estate professionals, and developers who seek entrance into the hospitality real estate market will find this useful.
Participants who successfully complete all 6 courses in this certificate series will receive a Certificate in Hotel Real Estate Investments and Asset Management from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration..