Capstone – Project

Private equity real estate opportunity fund project focused on market research on Boston student housing…we may also do a few other leading markets around the U.S.

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Project Synopsis

We would like someone to take a deep dive into the top 175 college markets in the US to determine the universities with the best prospects for enrollment growth, supply/demand issues in student housing, markets to avoid, new coursework at certain universities that will be attractive for long-term growth. We would start with a focus on the Boston student housing market and then develop other markets around the U.S. as time permits and based on the size of the team. We will incorporate financial modeling as part of the project to determine feasibility of the markets.  Starting wtih Boston, please explore the milestones below to learn more about how we expect for you to navigate through the project process.

HOST VENUE ADDRESS

  • 2 School Street, Rye, NY 10580

REQUIRED PREREQUISITES

  • understanding of supply/demand for real estate.
  • ability to be a self-starter to find research databases on housing fundamentals and Boston specific information

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • how to properly analyze real estate markets for supply demand metrics and opportunities
  • understanding of private equity real estate investment fundamentals
  • ability to navigate financial model for asset level underwriting of commercial real estate for acquisitions

Project Topics

Marketing

Mergers & Acquisitions

Operations

Research & Development

Company Information

CompanyTimberline Real Estate Ventures
HQTexas
RevenueUnlisted
Employees1-5
StagePre-Revenue Startup
Hiring PotentialFollow-on Projects, Formal Internship, Entry Level Full-Time, Upper Level Full-Time
Websitehttp://www.timberlinerep.com

Company Overview

In a vertically integrated structure, Timberline engages in all aspects of the investment process from capital formation to direct involvement in property-level activities. Investor expectations factor into everything we do.

Experiential Learning Program Details

SchoolUniversity of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business
Engagement FormatCapstone - Small Team Consulting Project - Students work in small groups of 2-6 directly with faculty and host company project champions on developing real solutions to real-world challenges.
Course
LevelGraduate
Students Enrolled120 Enrolled, 2-5 per group per project
Meeting Day & Time3/2 - 3/5/2019 on-site at host company
Student Time Commitment1-3 Hours Per Week
Company Time Commitment3-5 Hours
Duration0.43 Weeks

Program Timeline

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Industry Mentors

Company Admin

 

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Academic Mentors

Instructor

Alice Obermiller

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