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Dr Mike Langen

Lecturer Real Estate Finance & Investment

Mike Langen



HBS125, Whiteknights Campus

Mike’s research focuses on real estate price dynamics, machine learning applications and policy effects on real estate markets.

Before joining University of Reading, Mike was a Postdoctoral Researcher at National University of Singapore (NUS) and an independent consultant for a major US real estate investor. He further worked with policy makers in different projects such as Interreg North-West Europe and Centre for Digital Built Britain.

In his research, Mike analyses the effects of policy interventions and innovation on real estate markets. In addition, he is very interested in exploring the opportunities of machine learning applications for real estate, overcoming data limitations and improving pricing models.


- PhD, Real Estate Finance & Economics (Maastricht University)

- MSc, Financial Economics (Maastricht University)

- BSc, International Business Economics (Maastricht University)

Introduction to Data Analysis

Summary module description:The module presents a basic introduction to statistical concepts starting from data description and analysis to probability distributions and hypothesis testing, with applications in real estate analysis. ...

Module code: RE1INDA

Introduction to Data Analysis

The module presents an introduction to statistical concepts within the context of real estate analysis. It will enable students to interpret, display and explore data, understand the concept of probabilities...

Module code: RE1INDA

Statistics and Quantitative Techniques

Module overview: This module covers core statistical and econometric topics and introduces quantitative concepts relevant to investment decisions. The aims of this module are to give you an understanding of...

Module code: RE3SQT

Finance and Markets

Module overview: After introducing the main concepts of corporate finance and their application to real estate markets, the module presents and analyses the structuring, functioning and pricing of main financial...

Module code: RE3FM