Who Could Benefit?


A 1-day course for those who work for property consultancies, software providers and those working in investment and fund management and are thinking of investing in real estate as an asset class or already have invested in real estate equity or debt.  The course is also beneficial for those working for insurance companies investing across asset classes, fund administration, reporting and compliance.

Course taught by practitioner Dr. Nicole Lux, currently at Cass Business School and previously at Moody’s


Fundamentals of Ratings & Rating Methodology in Real Estate

This is a 1-day course structured into 4 modules. The courses is focused on providing a deeper understanding of the fundamentals of rating agency methodologies and rating systems used in real estate debt & equity. The courses explains the use of ratings and rating agency methodologies for REITS and real estate operating companies, structured real estate bonds and real estate loan portfolios.

Taught by Nicole Lux, Cass Business School, PhD, formerly of Moody’s

What you will learn:
• Understand the key rating drivers of your portfolio
• What will change your rating up or down
• What are the differences between rating agency approaches
• Understand rating report and monitoring reports

Please note a shorter form of this course, offering 4 hrs of CPD, is available, see Introduction to ratings & ratings methods

See content Next Date Available: Thursday 28 Nov 2019 | Location: London

In-house course understanding ratings & ratings methodology in RE

Tailor-made foundation knowledge course for those working in or with property debt of fund ratings, or those curious to find out more about how ratings are arrived at and used within the property industry. We explain the strengths and weaknesses of the methods used and we get you comfortable with all the relevant jargon.

The course is designed by a senior practitioner with hands-on experience who understands what clients want. An extensive selection of course modules exist and content can be created, added to or abbreviated as required, or worked around your business product.

Taught by Nicole Lux, Phd – Senior Research Fellow, Cass Business School (Real Estate), who previously worked at Moody’s in their ratings department.

To book email cleo@propertyoverview.co.uk or fill in our booking form

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Property Overview offers competitively priced, effective training courses with unique practitioner-led content. Applied, relevant content leads to greater impact and value-for-money. Pricing below is shown for public courses for individual bookings (left), and for in-house courses (right). To book one or several individual places, please fill in our booking form or email cleo@propertyoverview.co.uk

Please note a short version of this course offering 4 hrs of CPD is available – see Introduction to ratings & rating methods

For bookings of 4 or more staff an in-house course is recommended, also as the content can be tailored around your needs and your products or services. This provides value for money and a more effective training course on top.

Fundamentals of Ratings & Rating Methodology in Real Estate


• Per Person + Value Added Tax. Offers 6 hrs of CPD
In-house course understanding ratings & ratings methodology in RE


• per day + VAT, delivering 6 hrs of CPD.
• includes up to 6 attendees, a surcharge of £50pp+VAT applies thereafter