Increasing Real Estate Management Profits - Harnessing Data Analytics, Certificate

Increasing Real Estate Management Profits - Harnessing Data Analytics, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 2 months
    Duration

About

In this final course you will complete a Capstone Project using data analysis to recommend a method for improving profits for your company, Watershed Property Management, Inc. Watershed is responsible for managing thousands of residential rental properties throughout the United States. Your job is to persuade Watershed’s management team to pursue a new strategy for managing its properties that will increase their profits. To do this, you will: (1) Elicit information about important variables relevant to your analysis; (2) Draw upon your new MySQL database skills to extract relevant data from a real estate database; (3) Implement data analysis in Excel to identify the best opportunities for Watershed to increase revenue and maximize profits, while managing any new risks; (4) Create a Tableau dashboard to show Watershed executives the results of a sensitivity analysis; and (5) Articulate a significant and innovative business process change for Watershed based on your data analysis, that you will recommend to company executives. 

Airbnb, our Capstone’s official Sponsor, provided input on the project design. The top 10 Capstone completers each year will have the opportunity to present their work directly to senior data scientists at Airbnb live for feedback and discussion.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date This course is offered on a rolling basis.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 2 months
    • Intensity 8 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      8 weeks of study, 8-10 hours/week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Course Structure:
  • Introduction
  • Data Extraction and Visualization
  • Modeling
  • Cash Flow and Profits
  • Data Dashboard
  • Dashboard for Decision-makers
  • Final Project

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

No prior experience with analytics or programming is required. This Excel to MySQL: Analytic Techniques for Business Specialization is intended for anyone with an interest in data analysis and its applications in business decision-making.

Tuition Fee

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    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 2 months.
  • National Applies to you

    49 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 2 months.
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