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George Mason UniversitySchool of Business

Smirniotopoulos, Peter

Academic Unit:Finance
Position:Adjunct Professor
Phone:7039696272
Office Location:Krug Hall 210
Office Hours:Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:45pm - 6:30pm
Research Interests:

Awards

SEP 2013 2013 Current Planning Award
American Planning Association, Texas Chapter
City of Houston Urban Case Study

MAY 2002 Apgar Award, Urban Land Institute
“The Meaning of Place,” Urban Land (Vol. 60, No. 3, March 2001)

Publications

Books

Smirniotopoulos, Peter E., Real Estate Law: Fundamentals for The Development Process. This textbook will be published by Routledge, an imprint of Taylor & Francis, the world’s largest publisher of academic journals and textbooks, with an anticipated September 29, 2015, release date. http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9781138790988/

Book Chapters (Non-Refereed)

“Financing Acquisition, Development, and Construction (Chapter 3.),” Residential Development Handbook, Third Edition, ULI Development Handbook Series, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., 2004 (ISBN-10: 0-87420-918-8)

Professional Journals, Industry Periodicals, and Commissioned Reports

Smirniotopoulos, Peter E., Conflicts of Interest in Commercial Real Estate Transactions: Who Represents the Tenant?, Center for Real Estate and Urban Analysis, The George Washington University School of Business, Washington, D.C., November 2014

Point Park University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania: Creating a Campus Neighborhood, Section Author, ULI Point Park University Advisory Services Panel Report, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., Spring 2008

“Walking the Walk: The public sector leads by example with pioneering projects that exhibit smart growth,” Journal of Housing and Community Development, National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, Washington, D.C., November/December 2003

 “Matriculation Reloaded: University town centers can fuel local economies,” Urban Land, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., Vol. 62, No. 10, October 2003

“Housing Echo Boomers: Student housing is revitalizing surrounding neighborhoods,” Urban Land, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., Vol. 62, No. 10, October 2003

“Smart Growth and Affordable Housing in the United States: An uneasy romance,” Canadian Housing, Vol. 20, No. 2, Fall 2003

A Master Planning Process for Downtown, Editor, ULI Birmingham City Center Advisory Services Panel Report, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., November 2002

“Viewpoint: What the 2000 Census says about sprawl and the future of American cities,” Planning, American Planning Association, Vol. 68, No. 10, October 2003

Engaging the Private Sector in HOPE VI, Contributing Editor, an Urban Land Institute Report Commissioned by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., May 2002

A Reuse Program, Editor, ULI Homestead Air Reserve Base Advisory Services Panel Report, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., May 2002

“Valuing the Public Sector’s Contribution to Public/Private Partnerships: The HOPE VI experience,” HOPE VI Developments, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, D.C., Vol. 50, February 7, 2002

“Transforming More Than Just Public Housing,” Multifamily Trends, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., Vol. 4, No. 4, Fall Meeting Issue 2001

“The Meaning of Place,” Urban Land, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., Vol. 60, No. 3, March 2001.1

“Maximizing Opportunity: New Smart Growth Strategies for the Atlanta Region,” Urban Land, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., Vol. 59, No. 11, November/December 2000.

Evaluation of the Residential Communities Initiative (RCI) Program and Recommendations for a Long-Range Conceptual Plan, Section Author, ULI Ft. Meade RCI Advisory Services Panel Report, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., Spring 2001

Regional Economic Development for Hartsfield International Airport and Vicinity, Section Author, ULI Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport Advisory Services Panel Report, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., November 2000

“Demystifying Asset Management: A Guide of LHAs,” Journal of Housing and Community Development, National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, Washington, D.C., September/October 1999

A Strategy for Community Revitalization of the Northeast Neighborhood, Section Author, ULI Northeast Kansas City, Kansas Advisory Services Panel Report, Urban Land Institute, Washington, D.C., July 1999

“Alternative Approaches to Public Housing,” Journal of Housing and Community Development, National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, Washington, D.C., July/August 1996

“Uncommon Architecture for Commonplace Buildings,” Investment Properties International, Merk Publishing Company, New Haven, CT, November/December 1989

“Letters of Intent: More Than a Gentleman’s Handshake?” Commercial Investment Real Estate Journal, CCIM Institute, Chicago, IL, Winter 1989

Education:

J.D. 1981 Georgetown University Law Center

B.A. 1978 Georgetown College, Georgetown University
Public Administration

Profile:

Peter Smirniotopoulos is the Founder and Principal of Petersgroup Consulting.

For more information please see his CV.

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