Real Estate

Real Estate Impact

How USC Price is informing policy decisions and making an impact in the community

Featured Research Centers and Initiatives

Real Estate News

Stories featuring USC Price research and expertise

Richard Green

“Industry leaders appreciate our interdisciplinary reach. We fund research across the USC campus and bring useful, rigorous information to them that’s not found anywhere else. And, they bring to our faculty and students a depth that nobody else can match.”

Richard K. Green
Professor and Director, USC Lusk Center for Real Estate

Academic Programs in Real Estate

Real Estate Faculty

Explore USC Price faculty and their cross-disciplinary scholarship

NamePositionExpertise
Marlon Boarnet headshotMarlon BoarnetProfessor
Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Spatial Analysis
Transportation, travel behavior, urban growth patterns, regional science, urban economics
Mary Lynne BoornAssociate Professor (Teaching)Principles of real estate, real estate finance, real estate development
Spencer CoutsAssistant ProfessorAlternative investments, commercial real estate finance, and institutional investment
Jorge de La Roca headshotJorge De la RocaAssistant ProfessorUrban economics, labor economics, economic geography, urban migration
Moussa Diop headshotMoussa DiopAssistant ProfessorRental markets, real estate finance, mortgage securitization, corporate real estate, international real estate investment
Liz FallettaProfessor (Teaching)Architecture, urban design, design criticism
Genevieve GiulianoProfessor
Margaret and John Ferraro Chair in Effective Local Government
Director, METRANS Transportation Center
Transportation policy, metropolitan spatial structure, travel demand, urban transportation
Richard GreenRichard K. GreenProfessor
Director and Chair of the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate
Chair, Department of Real Estate Development
Economics, housing markets, housing policy, tax policy, transportation, mortgage finance, urban growth
John LoperAssociate Professor (Teaching)Real estate development, real estate finance, urban and suburban development, master planned communities, urban design
Gary Dean PainterGary Dean PainterProfessor
Chair of the Department of Public Policy and Director of the Sol Price Center for Social Innovation
Director, USC Sol Price Center for Social Innovation, Director, Homelessness Policy Research Institute
Social Innovation, Housing economics, Urban economics, education policy, program evaluation
Christian L. RedfearnAssociate Professor
Borstein Family Endowed Professor of Real Estate
Public policy, urban economics, housing markets, real estate finance