Our education programs help real estate professionals advance their careers and equip newcomers to enter what is one of the world's premier real estate markets. Our continuing education courses, approved by New York State, and our major certificate programs are geared to evolving market conditions. Our instructors are leading practitioners whose field experience enriches our curriculum.
Our current curriculum is designed for real estate professionals as well as for individuals who seek to begin an exciting career in real estate. You will find the cost reasonable, our instruction exceptional, and our scheduling convenient. From basic New York State Real Estate Licensing Courses to Continuing Education and Certificate Programs, we have the course content and the educators to help you succeed in this fascinating industry.
Located in Manhattan, the global epicenter of real estate, we are guided by William Newman, a legend in the real estate industry and founder of New Plan Excel Realty Trust, Inc., which was one of the nation's largest real estate companies and had a national portfolio of over $6 billion in assets.
Researchers drawn from CUNY, other leading academic institutions and the private sector explore critical issues related to real estate and public policy. We share their findings through publications and public events.
The distinguished members of our Research Roundtable help us shape a research agenda responsive to both urgent and long-term needs.
Our public events offer forums for presenting timely research findings, convening experts and fostering productive working relationships.
For years, our Sustainability Shoptalk Series has been a source of savvy insider knowledge, accelerating citywide progress toward sustainability goals. The Institute internalizes this knowledge, with sustainability initiatives now cutting across all of our mission areas.
The real estate industry has always been a magnet for talent and creativity, a world in which even those from humble beginnings can make great fortunes and leave enduring legacies. It has enormous impacts on society, the economy and the environment, and it is deeply intertwined with public policy at the local, national and international levels. Recently roiled by financial shocks and challenged by urgent sustainability goals, it is adapting to change of historic proportions.
Now, more than ever, the Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute has a vital role to play. Through our varied programs and extensive network, we are steadily building a lively community of professionals who share a passion for real estate and a commitment to the civic realm.
Within our ever-changing and challenging business environment, the Newman Real Estate Institute, housed within Baruch College, provides applied research, professional and continuing education and conferences to the real estate industry, as well as organizations focused on public policy.