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 aspires to be the global leader in real estate studies, centred in Asia, by advancing thought leadership in the field of real estate, fostering excellence in research, education and outreach. We endeavor to be the beacon for the next generation of leaders in real estate by pushing the frontiers of knowledge and rising up to the challenges of tomorrow.
||Rigorous and high impact research that pertains to multidisciplinary fields including economics, finance, housing, real estate and urban development, demography, environmental sustainability and public policies;
||World-class education that fosters the next generation of leaders for the real estate industry and academics, and enhances collaborations and exchanges with world-class universities and real estate institutions worldwide;
||Effective industry outreach programs that provide meaningful forum for practitioners and academics to interact and share cutting edge knowledge and address timely issues that affect the real estate industry and policymakers in Singapore and beyond.