Four students from Virginia Tech's Program in Real Estate won the Meritage Homes Residential Real Estate Challenge sponsored by the University of Arizona's Eller College of Management and Meritage Homes.
The Program in Real Estate, a unique six-college collaborative degree launched last year, experienced a successful first year of growth and achievements.
The National Academic Advising Association awarded Rosemary Goss, Associate Director of the Program in Real Estate, an Outstanding Advising Award. Goss, the Residential Property Management Advisory Board Professor in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, received a Certificate of Merit of the Outstanding Advising Award - Faculty Academic Advising. The organization's annual awards program honors individuals and institutions that are making significant contributions to the improvement of academic advising.
A member of the Virginia Tech community since 1976, Rosemary Goss is the career advisor for the Residential Property Management program, the first program of its kind in the nation that she helped develop in the Department of Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management.
Kevin Boyle is an internationally recognized expert in the area of estimating values for items not directly traded in markets, including natural resources.
The Virginia Tech Program in Real Estate is a six-college collaboration to help students find their niche, while understanding the broad field of real estate.
Meet Virginia Tech Program in Real Estate Director Kevin Boyle