Not only is real estate today a crucial link in global capital market and risk management, it is also a critical resource in Asia’s high-density rapid urbanization and Asia’s rise as the global economic centre.
The Institute of Real Estate Studies (IRES) is a university-level research institute established to advance multidisciplinary research in real estate and related fields. The institute promotes multidisciplinary collaboration and high-impact research on broad real estate issues in relation to finance, economics, urban development, wealth accumulation, demography, and environmental policies.
The Institute promotes excellence in real estate studies through the highest standards of research, education and outreaching. We endeavor to become the nexus of global knowledge to tackle real estate challenges for Asia and beyond.
||To be recognized as a pre-eminent global research institute in broadly defined real estate related areas of expertise with a strong Asian context.
||To partner with key industry and government groups towards the enhancement of real estate related industries, economic progress and social activities.
||To support globally recognized academic and professional education programs.