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ICSC student members now have access to proficiency training in financial modeling for the Marketplaces Industry. Learn essential Excel models important to establishing a career in the industry.
We have partnered with AdventuresinCRE (A.CRE) to offer our student members the opportunity to gain foundational skills relevant to today’s Marketplaces Industry. ICSC Retail Real Estate Modeling powered by A.CRE is exclusively for ICSC members and a certificate of completion, jointly issued by ICSC and A.CRE, will be provided once the program has been completed.
This comprehensive virtual program features courses focused on building knowledge and skills essential for careers within multiple business aspects of retail real estate. Student members are able to sign up at a significantly discounted rate of $100, and participants will have access to the program for two years.
Preview ICSC Retail Real Estate Modeling in the video below.
The ICSC Retail Real Estate Modeling program will open for enrollment from the 1st — 6th of each month. Registrants will receive their log in information from the A.CRE team. If you do not receive your log in links or have questions, please contact: email@example.com
Registration Opens from December 1 — 6
Log in links and account access information will be emailed to registrants within 2 business day of registration.
Scholarships available on a need basis. Students needing financial support can access this program at a reduced cost of $50. Please fill out ICSC Retail Real Estate Modeling powered by A.CRE grant application and email to James Dulin at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click through the topic menu to learn more about the 10 courses featured in this modeling foundations program and get an overview of each subject area presented.
This course teaches a framework for modeling real estate cash flows and a process for building dynamic real estate financial models, in the context of underwriting retail real estate. You will learn:
You will also apply these concepts and learn how to build a fully dynamic real estate DCF model.
This course provides the framework for building more sophisticated acquisition, development and value-add models later in the program. You will learn to calculate important metrics, including:
This course will teach you how to read, build and understand retail income statement, including
This case-based course that teaches the process of modeling long-term real estate leases.
While this course uses Excel as the medium to understand and model long-term leases, many companies use non-Excel tools to model long-term leases. This course will prepare you to better understand those non-Excel alternatives.
In this course you will learn many unique nuances to underwriting retail as well as considerations for development opportunities, including:
This case-based course teaches how to model real estate debt from the perspective of both the borrower and the lender, focusing on concepts that are essential to modeling levered risk and return metrics:
This case-based course teaches how to model returns at the partnership, rather than property level. You will learn about:
This course relies heavily on the concepts learned from the eight preceding courses, including:
This course relies on the following concepts learned from previous courses to build an institutional-quality, retail value-add model:
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