Real Estate Challenge

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The 6th Annual Villanova Real Estate Challenge will take place in Center City Philadelphia from Thursday, March 26th  – Friday, March  27th, 2015.

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.

2014 Challengers Included

Drexel, Florida State, Georgetown, Lehigh University, Monmouth University, USC, University of Wisconsin, VCU, UNC, Villanova, Penn State, NYU, Ohio State, University of Pennsylvania


Congratulations to the Villanova Team for Winning the 5th Annual Real Estate Challenge

Real Estate 2014 Challenge Winners Kyle Grant, Jack Herrill, Lauren Nygren, Mike O’Neill
Pictured from left to right: Kyle Grant, Jack Herrill, Lauren Nygren, Mike O’Neill

Key Dates

February 20th - Applications Due

March 23rd - Case Distribited

March 26th - Presentations Due

March 27th - Winners Announced