Real Estate Property Rights

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Real Estate Property Rights

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Environmental Sustainability, Real Estate, Urban Studies and Planning

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    Introduction
    This subject will introduce students to the legal principles that apply to the ownership, use and transfer of real property. The subject will develop an understanding of the sources of law, the various interests in land, real estate contracts, and the rights, duties and obligations attaching to the ownership and use of real property. The subject provides students with a sound understanding of real property contracts, tendering processes, financial interests in land and the remedies available to enforce interests in land. Students will develop a good understanding of the various legal interests in real property and prepare them for further studies in planning, valuation, property development and investment.

    Learning Objectives
    1. Enabling students to identify and contextualise the various legal interests in property and the practical application of this knowledge to property development and investment.

    2. Equipping students with an understanding of construction contracts, legal interests in land and the remedies available for enforcement of rights.

    3. Provide opportunity for students to understand financial and security interests in real property and how these can be used to grow and manage portfolio investment.

    4. Enable students to critically analyse competing interests, conflicts in legal interests and contractual rights and the value of interests attaching to land title.

    5. Impart an understanding of the rights, duties and obligations of various interests in land.