Real Estate Options

  • David G. CarmichaelEmail author
Part of the Management in the Built Environment book series (MABUEN)


Economic, political and other external factors influence the value of real estate or property and the uncertainty in this value. One way of dealing with this uncertainty and associated risk is hedging through options. An option grants the option holder the right, but not the obligation, to typically buy or sell something in the future.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Civil and Environmental EngineeringUNSW AustraliaSydneyAustralia

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