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Wayne R. Archer

William D. Hussey Professor
Full Professor
Executive Director, Kelley A. Bergstrom Real Estate Center

(352) 273-0314



Professor Archer teaches real estate finance, mortgage markets, and real estate market analysis. His research is in housing price indices, mortgage valuation and office markets. He has served as a consultant for various businesses as well as for the Florida Real Estate Commission.


  • PhD - Indiana University, 1974
  • MS - Wichita State University, 1968
  • BA - Westmar College, 1963

Research Interests

  • Real Estate Finance
  • Mortgage Securitization
  • Office Markets and Real Estate Price Indices

Courses Taught

Book Publications

  • Real Estate Principles: A Value Perspective 6th edition
    Status: Submitted
    Published Year: 2020
    Authors: David Ling, Wayne Archer

Book Chapter Publications

  • Prepayment Risk and Lower Income Mortgage Borrowers
    Status: Published
    Published Year: 2002
    Authors: D. Ling, G. McGill, Nicolas Retsinas, Eric Belsky, Wayne Archer

Instructional Material Publications

  • "Smartbook" supporting Ling-Archer introductory text, edition 5
    Status: Published
    Published Year: 2017
    Authors: Wayne Archer

Journal Article Publications

Other Publications

Software Publications

  • DEVMOD; a basic development template
    Published Year: 2011
  • Mortgage Simulator; a spreadsheet based template for Monte Carlo investigation of default risk and pricing for alternative home mortgage designs
    Published Year: 2011
    Authors: Wayne Archer
  • Quarterly Survey of Emerging Market Conditions (Florida) An internet based survey of designated appraisers, CCIMs, members of the SIOR, ICSC and NAI
    Published Year: 2011
  • REMIC; a spreadsheet template for graphic demonstration and risk evaluation of complex derivative mortgage securities
    Published Year: 2011
  • GATRE; a spreadsheet template model for cashflow analysis.
    Published Year: 1988

Technical Report Publications

Textbook Publications

Contact Details

University of Florida
Warrington College of Business
Finance, Insurance and Real Estate Department
Stuzin Hall 301D

(352) 273-0314


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