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Release Date: Jul 01, 2015
Peter Ricci, Director of the FAU Hospitality Management Program, awarded the MPI Norma Bondy Award
Release Date: Jul 01, 2015
Falling gas prices can shorten the time it takes a house to sell and can increase the selling price, according to results from an ongoing longitudinal study by Florida Atlantic University and Longwood University faculty.
Release Date: Jun 29, 2015
In its most recent findings, the Florida Atlantic University Buy vs. Rent Index shows that the Dallas housing market is starting to fall ill.
Release Date: Jun 26, 2015
In the five short years since the Affordable Care Act became law, 4.2 million Latinos have gained access to affordable health coverage. If that number isn't promising enough, a recent survey of potential Latino voters by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative demonstrated just how important the issue of affordable coverage will be in the 2016 presidential election.
Release Date: Jun 24, 2015
Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business sport management MBA program is among the best in the world, according to the latest rankings from SportBusiness International.
Release Date: Jun 23, 2015
FAU Sports Management Director Jim Riordan weighs in on the start of the Tom Brady Deflategate hearing.
Release Date: Jun 19, 2015
Thomas Lee, a Master of Health Administration student at Florida Atlantic University, wrote an Op-Ed piece for the Sun Sentinel concerning Florida doctors and medical marijuana education.
FAU Poll Says Hispanic Consumers More Optimistic About Current Conditions but Concerned About Future Economy -- Majority Think Now is a Good Time to Buy Home, Big Tickets Items
Release Date: Jun 16, 2015
Hispanic consumers are more optimistic about current economic conditions but have concerns about the future, according to the latest survey conducted by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI) in the College of Business.
Release Date: Jun 15, 2015
The latest housing-market-focused press release produced by the Florida Atlantic University College of Business has garnered both local and national attention.
Release Date: Jun 12, 2015
In an example of the housing market's benefits accruing to wealthier homeowners, Zillow finds that the bigger your home loan, the better deal you'll get from lenders.
Release Date: Jun 11, 2015
Cash remains king in Palm Beach County’s housing market, according to a report Thursday by research firm CoreLogic. The county had the nation’s second-highest rate of all-cash sales in March at 59.9 percent, trailing only Philadelphia’s 60.7 percent.
Release Date: Jun 09, 2015
Average consumers in South Florida would be slightly better off renting a home than buying one — assuming they invest the money they would have spent on a down payment and other cost savings, a new study shows. The Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent Index, a creation of professors from Florida Atlantic and Florida International universities, determines whether market conditions favor buying or renting a home in terms of wealth creation and investment opportunities.
Housing Market Becoming More Favorable for Renters than Buyers According to Latest Buy vs. Rent Index
Release Date: Jun 08, 2015
The latest national housing market index produced by Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University faculty indicates it is becoming more favorable for renters than buyers in terms of wealth accumulation.
Release Date: May 31, 2015
Ken Johnson, Ph.D., professor and associate dean of graduate programs in the College of Business, appeared on WPTV News Channel 5’s “To The Point” on May 31 to discuss today’s real estate market and whether now is a good time to buy a home.
Release Date: May 29, 2015
The healthcare system in the United States is heading toward a recalibration. Generally, individuals are shouldering more of the financial burden of their healthcare and are more involved in medical decision-making, resulting in rising consumerism. In designing their strategy, industry players should take into consideration three shifts that are helping to transform the healthcare landscape and setting the scene for greater consumer involvement.
Release Date: May 28, 2015
The second Venture Vintage class of startup companies to participate in the business accelerator program. The four companies will receive a $25,000 non-equity grant, participate in a 16-week intensive boot camp, and will be provided collaborative workspace for one year. The companies also participate in a formal program for mentoring entrepreneurs and their ventures.
Release Date: May 28, 2015
Omitting Market Risk Factor Creates Critical Flaw in Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, FAU-led Study Finds
Release Date: May 27, 2015
Ping Cheng, Ph.D., professor of finance in FAU’s College of Business, explained what initially got him and his colleagues thinking about the index methodology was an assertion by Case and Shiller in their original work, in which they stated that over longer time intervals, the price changes for an individual home are more likely to be caused by factors other than market forces. “It just seemed strange that a study aimed at monitoring market price changes will assert that market forces has no bearing on such changes,” said Cheng.
Release Date: May 20, 2015
Florida Atlantic University Sports Management Director Jim Riordan weighs in on Tom Brady's appeal of his 4-game deflategate suspension.
Release Date: May 18, 2015
Many students study hospitality management and dream of becoming a wedding planner or running their own grandiose hotel someday. But some head down an unexpected career path: funeral planning.
Release Date: May 15, 2015
Florida welcomed more visitors in the first three months of this year than any quarter in history. A total of 28.4 million visitors came to the state, up 6.2 percent from the record arrivals a year ago, according to estimates from Visit Florida, the state's tourism promotion group.
Cendyn/ONE™ Named as One of the ‘20 Most Promising Travel & Hospitality Solution Providers’ for 2015
Release Date: May 14, 2015
"We are extremely honored to have been recognized as one of CIO Review's 20 most promising solution providers in our industry," said Charles Deyo, CEO of Cendyn. "Cendyn/ONE will continue to strengthen its Data Intelligence process through R&D, providing first-in-class SaaS solutions which help our customers increase ROI."
Release Date: May 04, 2015
"People are starting to do well again, but they don't want to own," said Ken Johnson, an economist at Florida Atlantic University. "They want to rent something nice, and there's very little supply out there."
Release Date: Apr 27, 2015
Dr. Richard Gendler, Visiting Professor at the School of Accounting, presents his J.S.D. research entitled "Home Mortgage Cramdown in Bankruptcy" before the Kansas State Bar Association and is appointed to the Florida Bar Law Related Education Committee.
Release Date: Apr 17, 2015
Rising home prices are causing some investors to pull back on purchases. Before the housing boom that started in 2000, cash accounted for about 20 percent of all sales here, said Ken Johnson, an economist at Florida Atlantic University.
FAU National Poll States Hispanics Have Favorable Opinion of Obamacare, Will Vote for Candidates That Support It
Release Date: Apr 16, 2015
Hispanics nationally have a 60 percent favorable opinion of the Affordable Care Act and are finding it increasingly easier to afford healthcare, according to the latest survey conducted by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative in the College of Business.
Release Date: Apr 15, 2015
House hunting with Julio Iglesias? Sure. A fish frozen in a block of ice? No problem. Re-design our hotel? Be our guest! Here are the 12 craziest guest requests you’ll ever read about.
Release Date: Apr 14, 2015
Congratulations to Dr C. M. Sashi (Department of Marketing) on the acceptance of his paper “Active Learning and Critical Thinking in Marketing: Using “Exercises” to Better Comprehend Concepts and Solve Problems,” which has been accepted for publication in the Global Journal of Management and Business Research.
Release Date: Apr 14, 2015
Please congratulate Alyssa Fernstermaker as the recipient of the Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Foundation Larry Lee Memorial Scholarship. She will attend the IMEX Frankfurt Germany trade show. She receives attendance, round trip airfare, hotel, meals, and spending money. Alyssa was chosen from among all the global chapters of MPI.
Release Date: Apr 13, 2015
Amber Allen, a very recent 2014 graduate, heavily explored the hospitality industry before finding her “calling”. She interned at FAU’s Alumni Center and fell in love with events. Her next step was a Catering & Events Manager at the Boynton Beach Courtyard by Marriott. And, upon graduation her dream job came at Avondale Travel where she plans high-end, luxury travel for clients and has found her niche in personal event planning!