Real Estate Challenge


About the Competition

The Villanova Real Estate Challenge is a national real estate development case competition for students from the top undergraduate real estate programs. The Challenge will gather 16 teams comprised of the next generation of real estate leaders together with judges and sponsors representing leading real estate firms.The case will be a development project which incorporates all aspects of development from financing to design.  Each participating team will be comprised of four undergraduate real estate students and a faculty or staff advisor. Student presentations will be judged by senior executives representing top firms from all areas of the commercial real estate industry. Finalist teams will be selected from groups of first round presentations to advance to the final round presentations. Cash prizes will be provided at a minimum of: $5,000 first prize; $3,000 second prize; and $2,000 third prize.

2015 Challengers Included

Boston University, Drexel University , Florida State University, Georgetown University, Lehigh University, Monmouth University, Ohio State, Penn State, Texas Tech, University of North Carolina , University of Southern California, University of Wisconsin, Villanova, Virginia Commonwealth University 

The 7th Annual Villanova Real Estate Challenge will take place in Center City Philadelphia from Thursday, March 31st  – April 1, 2016.

For More Information:

Phone: 610-519-4334

2016 Key Dates

February 26th - Applications Due

March 28th - Case Distribited

March 31st - Presentations Due

April 1st - Winners Announced

Thank you to our 2016 Sponsors!