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The American Real Estate Society (ARES) Real Estate Thought Leadership Collection

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The American Real Estate Society (ARES) Real Estate Thought Leadership Collection

Expertly curated by ARES leadership in partnership with Routledge, Taylor & Francis, the ARES Real Estate Thought Leadership Collection showcases cutting-edge scholarly research, practice-oriented textbooks, professional references, case studies, and other applications of research to everyday professional practice. Aimed at researchers, faculty, and industry practitioners, this portfolio of real estate resources is distinguished by scholarship, quality, and impact.

About The American Real Estate Society

The American Real Estate Society (ARES) is a leading producer of real estate research worldwide, with the mission of facilitating disciplinary innovation and knowledge exchange between real estate academy and industry constituents. Founded in 1985, ARES is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit association comprised of academic and professional real estate thought leaders from the United States and around the world. The society is dedicated to the advancement of real estate knowledge, education, and outreach, and to bridging the gap between real estate thought and practice.

ARES Publications
The American Real Estate Society promotes the global dissemination of research representing the forefront of critical thought in real estate, with findings applicable to all areas of industry, policy, education, and practice. ARES publishes a broad range of real estate topics within an international scope, including finance, economics, investment, business, development, housing, sustainability, and environmental and urban studies. ARES publications provide insider access to the latest high-level real estate research, case studies, reports, analyses, pedagogies, and reviews. These constitute an up-to-the-minute resource of interest and relevance to business decisionmakers, academic researchers and educators, industry professionals, and emerging real estate leaders.

ARES publishes six, peer-reviewed, academic journals in partnership with Routledge, Taylor & Francis that provide relevant and timely research of interest to real estate academics and practitioners worldwide: The  Journal of Real Estate Research (JRER), Journal of Housing Research (JHR), Journal of Real Estate Literature (JREL), Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management (JREPM), Journal of Real Estate Practice and Education (JREPE), and Journal of Sustainable Real Estate (JOSRE).  For more information visit:

ARES hosts an academic and professional conference each spring in a unique travel destination that attracts real estate researchers from around the globe. The event features formal paper presentations, panels and roundtables, exhibitions, and social and networking events.

Membership in ARES includes the subscription to the journals, discounted conference registration, and many other benefits. For more information visit:

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Transforming the Irvine Ranch Joan Irvine, William Pereira, Ray Watson, and the Big Plan

Transforming the Irvine Ranch: Joan Irvine, William Pereira, Ray Watson, and the Big Plan

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By H. Pike Oliver, C. Michael Stockstill
June 24, 2022

From citrus trees to spring breakers, Transforming the Irvine Ranch tells the story of Orange County’s metamorphosis from 93,000 acres of farmland into an iconic Southern California landscape of beaches and modernist architecture. Drawing on decades of archival research and their own years at the ...

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