Journal of Real Estate Literature

Articles from Vol. 18, No. 2, 2010

Doctoral Dissertations
This section of the Journal publishes summaries/abstracts of dissertations related to a broad cross-section of real estate issues. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, government policy and planning, real estate business and industry issues,...
Influence of Email Marketing on Real Estate Agent Performance
AbstractAn agent behavior model, based on the theory of reasoned action, is tested against empirical data collected from Realtors in Phoenix, Arizona. Since the empirical model includes theoretical constructs, a structural equation modeling (SEM) approach...
International Articles: Effects of International Investments on the Finnish Commercial Real Estate Market
AbstractThe Finnish commercial property market has internationalized rapidly, with nearly 80 foreign property investors participating in the market today. This paper explores through interviews of domestic investors how the entry of international property...
International Articles: Housing Finance, Prices, and Tenure in Switzerland
AbstractIn contrast to many other countries, Switzerland generally has not seen soaring house prices in the 2000s and house prices have only recently started to diminish slightly. Also, Swiss authorities do not engage in trying to increase the homeownership...
International Articles: International Direct Real Estate Market Linkages: Evidence from Time-Varying Correlation and Cointegration Tests
AbstractThis study examines the linkage between direct real estate markets in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, Hong Kong, and Singapore from both the long-term and short-run perspectives over the period 1988-2008. The evidence indicates...
Journal Index: Contents of Current Journals
American Economic Review-Volume 99, Number 4, 2009.Besley, T. and T. Persson. The Origins of State Capacity: Property Rights, Taxation, and Politics.American Economic Review-Volume 99, Number 5, 2009.Hendel, I., A. Nevo, and F. Magné. The Relative Performance...
Journals Surveyed
American Economic ReviewAnnals of Regional ScienceApplied EconomicsAppraisal JournalAssessment JournalBriefings in Real Estate FinanceBrookings Papers on Economic ActivityCanadian AppraiserCanadian Journal of EconomicsCanadian Journal of Regional ScienceDecision...
Megaregions: Planning for Global Competitiveness
Megaregions: Planning for Global Competitiveness. Catherine L. Ross, Editor. 2009, 307 pages, Washington D.C.: Island Press.The topic of megaregions and how the development and growth of regional economies and population will change form in the twenty-first...
Review Articles: A Review of Service Quality Research in Real Estate
AbstractThis paper reviews service quality research in the residential real estate brokerage industry. This article emphasizes the important role that leveraging service quality plays in differentiating a real estate firm from its competitors. The study...
Review Articles: Environmental Sustainability: Drivers for the Real Estate Investor
AbstractThe role of environmental sustainability has increased in the real estate sector. The adoption of sustainable principles, however, has been slowed by a lack of evidence relating to the financial benefits and uneven distribution of costs and benefits...
Review Articles: The Effects of Electric Transmission Lines on Property Values: A Literature Review
AbstractThis paper presents a review of empirical studies on the effects of electric transmission lines on property values. The primary purpose of these studies is to address the effects of the presence of transmission lines on the value of surrounding...
Subject Index: Classification System
000 THEORY/METHOD020 Spatial Location TheoryJung, H. Spatial Pillage Game. Journal of Mathematical Economics, 2009, 45:11, 701-707.Lauridsen, J., N. Nannerup, and M. Skak. A Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Home Ownership. Journal of Housing Research, 2009,...
Working Papers
This section of the Journal lists working papers, technical reports, and monographs published by real estate centers, university real estate departments, and other research organizations. If you wish to obtain a copy of a paper, please place your orders...