Rent earned from an additional property can serve as a lucrative secondary source of income, but in order for real estate to be profitable, it needs to be maintained and administered effectively.
The Property Management online short course from the University of Cape Town (UCT) is designed to empower you to take on the role of property manager and take over the maintenance and letting of a real estate portfolio. Develop an understanding of the key techniques and principles of the field, and learn how to oversee the leasing process, apply property marketing strategies, and leverage technology to make the task of managing property more efficient. As you progress through the course, you’ll have the opportunity to practically apply each module’s theoretical learnings by managing a fictional building.
What will set you apart
On completion of this course, you’ll walk away with:
- Insight into how to maintain and increase the long-term value and profitability of a property
- The competence to administer a property portfolio, and prepare a budget report
- The skills to screen tenants, make strategic use of leases, and manage relationships with key stakeholders
- An understanding of how to use new property technology (PropTech) platforms to solve real estate problem