Dr Franz Fuerst is Reader in Housing and Real Estate Finance at the University of Cambridge and the current CULS Fellow. He is also Director of Studies and Fellow Commoner at Trinity Hall, Cambridge. Previous academic posts include Reader in Real Estate Economics at the University of Reading, Research Associate at the City University of New York and Lecturer at the Technical University of Berlin. Outside of academia, he has worked for BNP Paribas Real Estate where he was responsible for market research and forecasting as well as consultancy services for large-scale commercial real estate portfolio transactions. Dr Fuerst is the principal author of several widely cited and award-winning ‘green’ property pricing studies in a number of international commercial and residential markets. His expertise and research interests are generally in the area of ‘green’ real estate economics, financial analysis of sustainable investments, portfolio and risk management real estate market forecasting as well as spatial economics.
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- Fuerst, F.; Krautz, S. (2015): Size Signals Success: Evidence from Real Estate Private Equity, Journal of Portfolio Management, Real Estate Special Issue 2015, 1-9.