Kornblau Real Estate Program

Discover and define your personal strengths

Gain a solid understanding of the disciplines, skills and ethics required in today's real estate profession through the Kornblau Real Estate Program at VCU. Our programs prepare you for careers in mortgage lending, development, investments, brokerage and sales, valuation and property management.

We can help you define your ideal career path through site visits to real estate developments and one-on-one access to industry mentors. And we continue to support our graduates as they seek licenses and professional designations. 

Our programs

Industry connections

Rho Epsilon Professional Real Estate Fraternity: Build lifelong friendships while learning from talented community leaders.

Alpha Sigma Gamma Honor Society: Gain recognition for your academic achievements in real estate studies. Contact Dawn McDermott at dmmcdermott@vcu.edu for more information.

Real Estate Circle of Excellence: Real estate executives support our students through scholarship, internship and mentoring programs.  

Real Estate Market Participants Survey: Semi-annual survey uses the principles of anticipation to predict real estate market trends.

Real Estate Trends Conference: This annual conference is one of the leading forums in the region for the exchange of ideas and information about real estate, plus unsurpassed networking opportunities.

The Kornblau Institute: The institute provides a platform for scholars to focus on research broadly related to commercial and residential real estate.

VCU to Host Annual Real Estate Trends Conference

VCU to Host Annual Real Estate Trends Conference

Monday, September 30

29th Real Estate Trends Conference will be held on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2020 at the Greater Richmond Convention Center.

Brigadier General Reinvents Himself with VCU Real Estate Degree

Brigadier General Reinvents Himself with VCU Real Estate Degree

Monday, July 1

Learn why Jeff Farnsworth chose VCU’s Kornblau Real Estate Program to fast track into a second career.

Want to predict real estate market activity? Chris Morris has an approach for that

Want to predict real estate market activity? Chris Morris has an approach for that

Friday, April 12

A financial technology student has developed a pluralistic method to apply math to real estate industry predictors.

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Quick Facts

The majority of KRE students receive merit-based scholarships.

Most students have paid internships in real estate.

Longest-standing real estate bachelor’s degree in Virginia.