Self-Driving Cars and the Future of Real Estate: Challenges and Market Opportunities Online Short Course

Course Overview

The real estate industry faces disruption as a result of mobility innovations that are dramatically changing where and how people work, live, and play. These innovations significantly impact the demand for and market value of residential, commercial, and industrial properties at various locations in cities. Such demand dynamics, coupled with developers’ response, will determine the financial performance of real estate products and their asset value.

Gain the knowledge and tools to strategically leverage the real estate opportunities that new and future mobilities have to offer in the Self-Driving Cars and the Future of Real Estate: Challenges and Market Opportunities online short course from the MIT School of Architecture and Planning (MIT SA+P). Throughout the online course, you’ll develop a comprehensive understanding of the current industry state of autonomous vehicles, on-demand delivery, ride-sharing, and micro-mobility. Guided by MIT faculty and industry experts, you’ll also discover how mobility innovations are already transforming real estate products, as well as how self-driving vehicles will influence cities and the real estate market of the future. Develop the practical skills every real estate professional needs to prepare for and influence the rapidly evolving mobility landscape, and learn to identify opportunities and address real estate market problems.

What You’ll Learn

This online program integrates rich, interactive media such as videos, infographics, and e-learning activities, as well as didactic components such as downloadable course notes. There are also opportunities for collaborative learning through discussion forums. The following modules contribute to the holistic approach your learning path takes:

ORIENTATION MODULE
WELCOME TO YOUR ONLINE CAMPUS

WEEK ONE

You’ll be welcomed to the course and begin connecting with fellow participants, while exploring the navigation and tools of your Online Campus.

Be alerted to key milestones in the learning path, and review how your results will be calculated and distributed. You’ll be required to complete a participant profile and submit a digital copy of your passport/identity document.


MODULE 1
The future of mobility and real estate: Connections and disruptions

Learn how autonomous vehicles and self-driving cars are changing the real estate landscape.


MODULE 2
Our changing cities: Micromobility, on-demand mobility, and the value of the curb

Learn to manage curbside spaces and maximize access for a variety of curb demands and services.


MODULE 3
Self-driving cars and their impact on residential and office markets

Understand how autonomous vehicles will change how and where people live and work.


MODULE 4
Redefining retail and logistics: The impact of AI and autonomous delivery

Discover how AI and autonomous delivery will change logistics and the shopping experience.


MODULE 5
The impact of self-driving cars on parking real estate

Discover how self-driving cars could transform city parking and free up vast amounts of urban space.

MODULE 6

AI AND NEW MOBILITIES: UNLOCKING REAL ESTATE VALUE

Discover the next frontier for mobility and real estate development.

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