Alternative assets valuation techniques: real estate

Real estate continues to be one of the most active and profitable investment opportunities. In today’s rapidly changing environment, real estate professionals are looking across the enterprise and are continuously assessing opportunities to grow revenue and better manage costs and risks in order to remain competitive in the marketplace. The proper understanding of the key risk is of paramount importance and relates to the value of real estate assets.

PwC's Academy is pleased to offer this course designed to help participants to navigate through the challenges associated with the valuation techniques in this asset class. To help you with the related oversight controls, the 'Alternative assets valuation techniques: real estate' module can be complemented with a brand new 'Alternative assets valuation oversight: real estate' module.

This module is part of our Alternative assets valuation training curriculum.

Price: 615.00 €

Duration: 3h

Language: Available in English and French. The supporting material is only available in English.

Number of participants: up to 20

You are interested in participating in this course but no sessions are currently scheduled? Please contact us and you will be added to our Show Interest list.



By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • explain the steps involved in the real estate valuation process; 
  • critically analyse the real estate opportunities; 
  • better understand real estate investment decisions; 
  • gain significant insight into the most widely practiced property income valuation techniques.


  • Real property concepts and characteristics 
  • Influencing factors on real estate values 
  • Various types of value and economic principles 
  • Solid foundation on basic appraisal principles 
  • Main valuation risks

Target audience

  • Accountants/administrators 
  • Internal auditors dealing with real estate issues 
  • Professionals of the financial sector dealing with real estate investments
  • Bankers and credit officers 
  • Real estate investors and analysts 
  • Current and future risk and portfolio managers 
  • ManCo/AIFM conducting officers/directors in charge of risk and portfolio management 
  • ManCo/AIFM board members

Our lead experts

This training is coordinated by Alexandre Goossens, Partner at PwC Luxembourg and RICS member.

The training will be presented by PwC's subject matter experts dealing with real estate valuation topics.

Alexandre, Partner, joined PwC Luxembourg in September 2014 and is responsible for the Real Estate and Infrastructure Advisory services. Alexandre has gained a strong experience through his missions as consultant and valuer.

He leads a team dedicated to the annual review of more than 2,000 assets in real estate, debt (backed by real estate collaterals), infrastructure and forestry with an exposure on world markets and is managing an extensive real estate market database that covers all markets and all sectors. Alexandre is responsible for the implementation of models and processes for the three key functions of fund management companies in the context of AIFMD (valuation, risk management, portfolio management). He is also an active member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and is the lead instructor in real estate valuation.

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Contact details

PwC's Academy, Crystal Park Building, PwC Luxembourg

Tel: +352 49 48 48 4040

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