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ARES 34th Annual Meeting

Meeting details now available for our April 10 - 14, 2018, Annual Meeting being held at the elegant Hyatt Regency Coconut Poin in Bonita Springs, FL. Meeting information includes conference themes, paper submission deadlines, hotel reservation rates and travel information. Learn more.....

ARES 2017 Meeting Highlights

The 33rd Annual meeting was a great success a great time was had by all.

Save the date for the 34th Annual Meeting! April 10 - 14, 2018, at the elegant Hyatt Regency Coconut Point in Bonita Springs, FL 

2017 ARES Program



Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent Index
The Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent Index is an index designed to signal whether current market conditions favor buying or renting a home in terms of wealth creation over a fixed holding period in a particular market relative to historical market conditions and alternative investment opportunities.

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Real Estate Finance: Call for Papers

Dr. Michael J. Seiler, editor of Real Estate Finance (REF) announces Call for Papers



Real Estate Finance (REF) would like to invite you to submit a paper for publication. The mission of REF is to remain a must-read for all industry professionals in the field. If you have a study that would help real estate professionals add to their knowledge base, do their jobs more efficiently or effectively, introduce a new dataset or methodology, or inform professionals of relevant and timely developments in the field, please send me your submission.

 In addition to full-length studies, Real Estate Finance is also open to publishing shorter editorial comments on past articles, current events, and so forth.

 As the new editor of Real Estate Finance, it is my immediate goal for practicing professionals to look forward to receiving each new issue of REF. Please send your best industry relevant articles for immediate publication consideration. I promise quick review turnaround times.


  Please e-mail manuscripts to



Dr. Michael J. Seiler

Professor of Real Estate and Finance
The College of William & Mary
Mason School of Business
Miller Hall 3095
P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795
757.585.6100 Cell
757.221.2887 Office
757.221.2937 Fax

Founder and Director, Institute for Behavioral and Experimental Real Estate (IBERE)