Notre Dame's Fitzgerald Institute for Real Estate (FIRE) educates and inspires exceptional students, conducts world-class research, and engages with an unparalleled network of industry professionals to create places of lasting value. 

Through rigorous scholarship and multidisciplinary collaborations, FIRE strives to be the top real estate program in the country, doing so in a way that promotes Notre Dame's mission to be a force for good in our nation and world.

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Class of 2023 Includes 75 Students in Real Estate

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FIRE launches new website for Church Properties Initiative

The Fitzgerald Institute for Real Estate (FIRE) at the University of Notre Dame proudly announces the launch of a new website dedicated to the Church Properties Initiative (CPI).

Paul Odland '91 to speak on Housing and Real Estate Investments

Paul Odland '91, Founder and Managing Partner of Belveron Partners, will speak about the national crisis in housing and what researchers, industry leaders, and policymakers can do to address the issue. Paul seeded an initiative through FIRE to establish and grow a leading academic center focused on affordable housing.

FIRE Fall Kickoff and Coppola Lecture over ND vs. Ohio State weekend

Hundreds of Notre Dame alumni, industry leaders, students and faculty will engage with leaders in real estate education (Mike O'Malley--ND and Donald Sheets--Ohio State) and the real estate industry (Ward Fitzgerald--CEO, EQT Exeter and Mark Gibson-CEO, Capital Markets, Americas, JLL).

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