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Become a Real Estate Developer in 18 Weeks

The Real Estate Development Bootcamp offers a transformative journey, equipping you with insights and skills for success in commercial real estate development. From foundational aspects to project financial feasibility, effective resource management, and compelling project pitches, the program provides a holistic perspective. Join us to elevate your skills in the dynamic field of real estate development.

Become a Real Estate in 18 Weeks

The Real Estate Development Bootcamp offers a transformative journey, equipping you with insights and skills for success in commercial real estate development. From foundational aspects to project financial feasibility, effective resource management, and compelling project pitches, the program provides a holistic perspective. Join us to elevate your skills in the dynamic field of real estate development.


Real Estate Development Bootcamp Learning Experience


Immersive Capstone Projects

We work with Industry experts, hiring managers, and Real Estate Professionals to curate a leading-edge curriculum. Your Portfolio will demonstrate your understanding and proficiency in Real Estate competencies and highlight project experience form the program.


Virtual Office Hours

Meet with industry- expert mentors throughout your bootcamp experience to identify your career interests, goals and opportunities. Virtual office hours are also available for twelve months after program completion.


Career Support

Workforce Training Academy’s career service will support your career growth. Online Learners will have access to resume building resources and mock interviews, as well as internship and job opportunities.

Bootcamp Courses

Through our partnerships with top technology organizations, we’re able to offer leading-edge training and coursework designed for the future of the field. Each bootcamp course will prepare you with new skills to pass top industry and career-relevant certifications.

  • Week 1-2:
    Introduction to Commercial Real Estate Development
    In Week 1 and 2 of the Real Estate Development Bootcamp, immerse yourself in the world of commercial real estate development. Understand how to align your development vision, assess computer fundamentals, and engage with counterparts to create and maximize value in projects. Use analytical tools for informed decisions on project elements. Dive deep into early development stages, gaining skills for success in this dynamic landscape. And more. s
  • Week 3 & 4
    Managing Real Estate Development Projects
    In Week 3 and 4 of the Real Estate Development Bootcamp, delve into managing projects for success by analyzing key characteristics impacting schedule and budget. Gain proficiency in planning and managing resources, tracking project performance, and analyzing potential risks. Understand strategic team selection, communication, and enhance skills in real estate site selection analysis. Empower yourself to navigate the complexities of managing successful real estate development projects. And more.
  • Week 5-6
    Evaluate potential sites on whether they fit your project
    In Week 5 and 6 of the Real Estate Development Bootcamp, refine your skills in site evaluation and crafting comprehensive development packages. Learn to evaluate potential sites for compatibility and feasibility, and master the creation of a Development Package. Hone your communication skills, articulate project vision, calculate feasibility, and address potential impacts. Acquire expertise in organizing project details cohesively. These skills are pivotal for successful real estate development. And more.
  • Week 7 & 8
    Preparing and delivering the project pitch
    In Weeks 7 and 8, enhance your project pitch skills by dissecting financial components and tailoring presentations to diverse investor audiences. Learn industry best practices to compile a compelling pitch that conveys your project's vision, culture, and data. Simultaneously, delve into creating the basis of design, mastering methods to communicate your project's rationale and decision-making. These weeks provide a foundational understanding for effective project communication and design principles essential for success in real estate development. And more.
  • Week 9 & 10
    Analyze the market sector’s programing process to create a succinct and clear framework
    In Weeks 9 and 10, explore the market sector's programming process, acquiring insights to construct a clear and succinct framework. Develop the skills to create a deliverable Basis of Design document, enhancing your ability to articulate your project's vision and strategy. These weeks offer valuable tools for translating conceptual ideas into tangible design elements, crucial for successful real estate development. Elevate your understanding and capabilities in project documentation, setting the stage for effective communication and implementation. And more.
  • Week 11 & 12
    Instilling Resiliency in Real Estate Development Projects
    In Weeks 11 and 12, learn the art of instilling resiliency in real estate development projects. Acquire the skills to document and analyze your project's culture, identifying potential adversities while optimizing opportunities. Establish resources to support the development of solutions in response to contingent events. These weeks focus on building resilience, ensuring that your projects are equipped to navigate challenges and capitalize on unforeseen possibilities. Enhance your ability to create robust, adaptable strategies for sustainable real estate development. And more.
  • Week 13-14
    Creating the Basis of Design for Real Estate Projects
    In Weeks 13 and 14, delve into the crucial process of creating the Basis of Design for Real Estate Projects. Understand how to document and analyze your project's culture, gaining insights that will shape the foundation of your development endeavors. These weeks emphasize the significance of establishing a clear framework to guide the decision-making processes involved in planners, designers, and architects. Acquire the skills to convey your project's vision with precision, ensuring alignment with the intended goals. Strengthen your ability to create a deliverable Basis of Design document, a pivotal step in realizing successful real estate projects. And more
  • Week 15-16
    Identify and absorb potential project adversities and optimize potential
    In Weeks 15 and 16, you will focus on enhancing your skills in identifying and absorbing potential project adversities while optimizing opportunities. Explore strategies to analyze and document potential challenges, allowing you to proactively address them. Simultaneously, develop the ability to identify and leverage opportunities that may arise during the course of real estate development projects. These weeks emphasize building resilience in your approach, ensuring you are well-prepared to navigate the complexities of the real estate landscape. Gain insights into risk management and seize opportunities to maximize the success of your projects. And more.
  • Week 17-18
    Establish resources that support developing solutions to address contingent
    In Weeks 17 and 18, you will delve into establishing resources that support the development of solutions to address contingent events in real estate development. This phase equips you with the tools and knowledge to effectively tackle unforeseen challenges that may arise during projects. Learn how to identify, secure, and leverage resources to navigate through uncertainties and ensure the success of your endeavors. As you strengthen your ability to address contingent events, you'll be better prepared to handle the dynamic nature of real estate development. Time to dive in and explore the comprehensive resources Fortune Academy provides to enhance your skills and propel you towards success in the real estate industry!

Choose Your
Learning Track


Next Cohort:
  • Virtual Hands-On Labs Virtual Hands-on labs sharpen your skills and prepare you for real world scenarios.
  • Virtual Office Hours Meet live with your mentor for guidance, discussion and deeper learning.
  • Capstone Projects Capstone projects will demonstrate to employers the skills and knowledge you acquired through the bootcamp.
  • Career Services Workforce Training Academy career services assist students in their efforts in finding a role in Real Estate Development through resume building, mock interviews, and internship and job opportunities access.
  • Annual Course Access With any learning track, students have 12 months’ access to 100+ courses.

Real Estate Development Bootcamp


*Pre pay discount available

This learning format features three, 3-hour live sessions per Day. This format is ideal for students who want instructor support and have a more flexible schedule.

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Learn from Industry Experts

Our Instructors have years of experience in Real Estate and Property Management. With the support of our instructors, you will develop the framework to solve Real Estate Development daily.

Van Harden: Real Estate and Property Management Instructor


First licensed in 108, Van earned his Brokers license in 1985. He served several years as a Broker In Charge of a large general real estate organization. Most of his assignments however have been as a Broker/ Manager of planned residential communities. His Specialties include Property Management and Property Management and Property Manager In Charge.

Hofstra University's Bootcamp Outcomes

Hofstra University’s Real Estate Development Bootcamp prepares students for successful Real Estate Developers careers. We pride ourselves on helping students achieve their career goals by empowering them with applied and in-demand skills and certifications

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  • Learn Top Real Estate Developers Skills

    Study industry-aligned competencies and develop skills through virtual hands-on projects

  • Earn Employer – Aligned Certifications

    Master the skills to pass top Real Estate certifications

  • Start Your New Career Path.

    Complete the program prepared for an advanced level Property Manager Role and equipped with career resources with Workforce Training Academy.

Real Estate Development Bootcamp
Admissions Process

Submit a Request More Information Form
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    Our admissions team will review your form. If you have not scheduled a call with an advisor by the time your form is reviewed, one of our team members will reach out to you to schedule an interview.

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    You’ll interview with an admissions advisor to verify that the Real Estate Development Bootcamp is the right fit for your career goals. Your advisor will also answer your questions, cover financing options, and discuss next steps.

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    Upon enrollment, you will receive access to recommended coursework to prepare for the start of classes and get a head start on your learning.

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    Begin learning new skills in Hofstra University’s Real Estate Development Bootcamp.

Career Services

This online bootcamp equips you with the necessary skills for an entry-level Real Estate Development role. Workforce Tranining Academy career services include resume building, one-on-one mentoring, and mock job interview sessions to help you prepare for your next role.


Career Coaching

Focus on achieving your career goals through four, 30-minute sessions with a career coach.


Interview Prep

Learn how to ace your real estate development interviews through constructive mock interviews.


Resume Building

Build a resume and portfolio with the help of Workforce Tranining Academy career coach.

Boost Your Earnings
and Advance Your Career

Our program prepares students for a range of real estate development roles. While salaries and positions will vary, explore the career opportunities typically available to our program graduates.

*Source: Monster.com 2021

Hofstra University Real Estate Development Bootcamp FAQs

What kind of bootcamps do you offer?

We offer Real Estate Development, Property Manager, Cloud engineering, Cybersecurity, data science & analytics, and software engineering bootcamps for immersive and flex learning tracks.

No, our flexible training hours allow you to easily balance academic and professional priorities with bootcamp.

Immersive bootcamps are $7,900 and flex bootcamps are $3,900. We offer a pre pay discount, a variety of monthly installment options and a deferred monthly installment to cover bootcamp tuition costs. On-demand bootcamps cost $1,900 and are only able to be purchased prepaid.

*Deferred monthly installment eligibility depends on U.S. state of residence.

On average, flex and immersive bootcamps take about 5-7 months to complete.

Recommended prerequisites vary based on the bootcamp.

Our bootcamps are designed to prepare students for entry-level roles. Our dedicated career services team is available to offer guidance and support to learners across various bootcamps in pursuing opportunities in their respective fields.

Flex bootcamps offer 3 hour mentoring sessions once per week, and immersive bootcamps offer 3 hour mentoring sessions twice per week.

Yes, our career counselors will help you with resume building, mock interviews, and internship/job opportunities.

Students are required to have a computer operating system with Windows to access training labs. The current lab environment does not support the Apple M1 chip.