Real estate is not only one of the most significant components of our economy, it also directly influences how we live, work, shop and play. As a top-tier real estate school, Runstad provides the competitive edge students need to succeed in the complex world of real estate.

If you’re thinking about a professional career in real estate, or if you aspire to achieve new heights within our industry, think Runstad

  • Pedestrian zones in Seattle and Europe

    Korbi Wenzl, who is undertaking a joint Masters degree with the Runstad Center and the University of Regensburg in Germany, recently contributed to a piece for The Urbanist.  Read his interpretation on how American retail differs from the market in Europe here

  • 4th Annual UW Commercial Real Estate Symposium

    4th Annual UW Commercial Real Estate Symposium Friday, April 28th 8:30 am – 12:00 pm Anthony’s Forum – UW Seattle Campus, Dempsey Hall Join the Foster School of Business and the Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies for an insightful […]

  • 2017 ARES Meeting

    The Runstad Center were well represented at the annual meeting of the American Real Estate Society at the beginning of April in San Diego, with Simon Stevenson, Sofia Dermisi and James Young all in attendance. Simon and Sofia presented two […]

  • A land of homeownership

    Our series of posts on the Runstad Fellows trip to Australia continues today from the Shannon Loew.   March 15, 2017 [Update to my previous post re: Millers Point social housing evictions. After speaking with planners at the city, I learned […]

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Message from the Director

The start of any academic year is exciting, as well as busy. However, this year there is additional significance to myself as I take my position as the new Director of the Runstad Center.

Why the Runstad Center matters

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Runstad Faculty

Come meet the experienced instructors who make things happen at Runstad Center for Real Estate Studies.

Advisory Board Chair

Peter is best known for his work with Quadrant Homes where he served for almost 25 years, helping to bring Quadrant to prominence as Washington’s…

Featured Student

Sam Gordon is the 2016-17 MSRE Student Representative on the Board, MSRE Student Council Chair and Real Estate Club Co-Chair. I graduated from the University of…

Featured Alumni

Alvaro Jimenez graduated in Spring 2013 with his Master of Science in Real Estate degree. Previous to attending the University of Washington, Alvaro worked as…