Real Estate as if Management Mattered

Austin J. Jaffe

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Property management has existed in some form since antiquity. In the Middle Ages, stewards took rent and supervised maintenance for noblemen. Many people still put the property manager in the minor upkeep-and-collection role, neglecting to consider the dramatic impact property management has had on the investment value of real property.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)92-96
Number of pages5
JournalCalifornia Management Review
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1980

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Strategy and Management


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