Real Estate Financial Modeling

Our real estate financial modeling course will prepare you for a career in real estate finance. You’ll learn how to analyze a real estate investment and build a robust value-add financial model.

Course objectives

Modeling is only one aspect of becoming a real estate superstar. Therefore, we start by learning about the different property types and how to analyze a real estate market. You’ll then learn the key financial metrics used in real estate.

With that knowledge, you’ll then create a stabilized real estate model to introduce you to the unique aspects of real estate modeling. Finally, you’ll build a complex value-add model complete with an equity waterfall.

At completion, you’ll build a real estate value-add model complete with an equity waterfall.

Some key things you’ll learn:

  • The different property types and their unique characteristics​
  • How to analyze a real estate market​
  • Key real estate financial metrics​
  • Build a stabilized real estate model​
  • Build a value-add model with an equity waterfall


We recommend taking our Financial Statement Analysis Bootcamp which is a great complement to this course.

Additional Info

Format: 3-6 minute videos, quizzes, and a final exam

CPEs: 8.5

Field of study: Finance

Prerequisites: You should have an intermediate knowledge of Excel (e.g. IF statements, VLOOKUP, COUNTIFS, etc.). If you are not comfortable with Excel, we recommend taking our Microsoft Excel Bootcamp.