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Jonathan Morris

Professor Morris is a seasoned commercial real estate executive with deep expertise in property & portfolio acquisitions, corporate strategy design and execution, capital markets and executive leadership.

Jonathan Morris

This marks his eight 8th) year teaching his popular REIT Class. Prof Morris has worked for three (3) Best-in-Class REITs as a senior executive responsible for property acquisitions, JV developments, capital markets & financings: Boston Properties Director of Acquisitions; Charles E. Smith (Archstone-Smith) Director of Acquisitions and Lerner Enterprises' LMH Realty Group LLC, a private equity platform sponsored and owned by Lerner, Morris & Hillman. He is a nationally recognized REIT expert & brings real world experience to life in the classroom & has helped several students secure positions at public REITs. A few student comments:

”Great class, learned at lot about a huge sector of real estate I didn’t know about before. Professor is well versed in topic.”

Sean Straussman

MPSRE 2017

“I used one of my electives for this class on REITs & had no idea it was a trillion dollar real estate industry with so many major companies like Boston Properties, Vornado and Equity Residential (+180 more) are actually public REITs. Highly advise taking it. You’ll be glad you did.”

Damian Smoter

MPSRE 2017