I attended a course given by Cambridge Real estate finance in March 2020. The course was very well structured, had just the right level of challenging course material, and it was well tailored to my needs and to the needs of the other participants. Unlike other real estate finance and modelling courses which I’ve taken,…

Eugene Kyim – former CEO Apollo Global Management-owned real estate asset manager

I would recommend the Certificate in Real Estate Financial Modelling to anybody with limited modelling experience looking to make rapid improvements in a short time frame. Especially for professionals at analyst level who are looking to improve their real estate financial literacy, this course is a must. With no modelling exposure in my day-to-day role…

Oliver Sexton – Analyst at Investment Manager

I have attended the programme in Real Estate Financial Modelling for 5 days and I was highly impressed about how knowledgeable Maria is about Finance, Excel and all Real Estate principles. It has been an intensive and fruitful learning experience that has provided me with the necessary tools to create financial models. Would highly recommend…

Praxedes Garcia

I attended the RICS Real Estate Finance & Investment course delivered by Maria. Being new to the real estate sector, I was looking for a course that will provide me with the tools, skills and insight I need to get me up to speed with my responsibilities. This course met my objectives and Maria’s delivery…

Andrew Nwashili – Credit Risk Manager at Homes England

Maria was one of the best workshop leaders I have had. Engaging, understanding of different skill sets and encouraging others to have input. A very skilled professional, who is able to put complex financial concepts into an easily understandable way. I can’t recommend enough!

Charles Esse – Investment Associate at Darwin Alternative Investment Management

I have attended the RICS programme in real estate investment and finance modelling for 5 days in London Oct 2019 and it was the best personal development investment I have had. Maria is a wealth of knowledge, experience and insight, Maria was able to put multi financial models and tools into professional understandable methods delivered…

Rami Saadi – Founder of TML UK, Co-founder of TML USA & Saudi Arabia. Co-founder of global real estate alliance programmes in commercial real estate investment and development

MARIA WIEDNER has a real passion for real estate finance and her teaching style is very helpful and easy going. Doing and European real estate investment and financial modelling training course with her in Cambridge Finance school is really value for money and timing spent. It is a good way to extend your real estate…

Federico Bros Tejedor – Director SPAIN & PORTUGAL at M&G Real Estate

I would recommend this course to anybody as it was well structured and extremely logical. We covered a lot of information over the two days but the handout accompanying the course is a great refresher. Being able to work our equivalent yields quickly and efficiently “has changed my life”

Jason Boyce, Investment Manager at Investment Management Company

Had the pleasure of attending Maria’s RE Investment and Financial Modelling course. Maria’s vast insight and experience on the subject matter and approachability made what is an intense 2 day module a joy to participate in. Thanks Maria!  

Colin Chan, Associate Director EMEA Retail Research & Consulting at JLL

“I have made the big move to Capital Markets and am absolutely loving it. Your training helped me a huge amount to secure my dream job, so thank you so much!”

Charlotte Bradbrook, Investment Analyst, Knight Frank

“The course is very detailed and all info clearly explained with very good real life and current examples. Very interesting and a lot of information in a short session. Great value for money.”  

UK Business Development Manager

“I have recently attended a Real Estate Investment and Financial Modelling two day intensive course with Maria and Cambridge Finance. It certainly gave me a solid introduction to the foundations necessary in building multi-tenant cashflow models, sensitivities and simplifying the outputs and required to improve efficiency and accuracy. This was a great introduction that I…

European Cities Fund at TIAA Henderson Real Estate (TH Real Estate)

“The Real Estate Finance Modelling course has a highly intuitive approach that gets to the bottom of finance concepts and helps you translate it in effective models for your day to day work in real estate”

Director, Debt & Structured Finance

“Thank you, Maria Wiedner, for the time I spent on your course recently, the quantity of the content, although large, it was presented in a way in which I could understand and digest. Having only a small knowledge of the Financial aspects of property investment at the start of the day, I left with a…

Key Account Director | UK Fit Out | ISG

“I decided that being a competent financial modeller was essential for understanding the deep mechanics of real estate as well as positioning me for the next stage of my career. Having been impressed with the entry-level investment course, I did a number of advanced courses to develop my skills across the capital stack and risk…

Surveyor, JLL

“I attended a course on property valuation and financial modeling run by Maria. She was an extremely knowledgeable and professional trainer. She was also very patient, friendly and approachable when we asked her questions, taking time to explain and make sure we all fully understood the concepts. I also appreciated the fact that her tuition…

Head of Property Research, Canada Life Investments

“I recently attended the real estate modelling courses taught by Maria. The courses were very well-structured, comprehensive and thorough. The courses gave me necessary and practical skills to prepare for the interviews of real estate finance roles. Maria is also very patient and knowledgable. She would discuss several real case studies during the classes and…

Real Estate Investment Professional | Oxford MBA Graduate

“Barens Capital was looking for a fully integrated real estate investment & development financial modelling course which would heavily focus on practical aspects of our business. After attending Maria’s course i am positively impressed with her professional and focused attitude , which has helped our team to refine and improve internal deal analysis and underwriting…

Director, Barens Capital

“Would thoroughly recommend a one to one session with Maria. Her training allowed us to simplify our models to improve accuracy, efficiency and speed.”

Associate Director, Balmain Asset Management

“Maria proved invaluable when we were looking to improve our excel model. She quickly grasped what we were looking to achieve and delivered it efficiently. She was always quick to respond to queries and patient in dealing with them. She went beyond the scope of her instruction many times, and I would thoroughly recommend her…

Director, Endurance Land

“Excellent real estate financial modelling teacher, Maria was really helpful explaining multiple techniques with various difficulties and was always keen to answer follow up emails and various questions. Definitely going back next year for an advanced course!“

Analyst, Colony Capital, Inc

“Maria was able to bring my general understanding of real estate finance to a higher level by creating a bespoke one-on-one excel modelling session to suit my specific needs.   She was extremely accommodating and managed to cover a lot of ground in just one day without compromising on quality. Her ability to convey some difficult…

Director EMEA, Colliers International

”Maria is a great teacher when it comes to financial modelling in a practical and informative way – I certainly learnt not only new things with Excel but also on real estate financing; I shall be calling upon her help with my financial models in a new venture soon!”

Principal, iVEES

“A very worthwhile course for real estate finance modellers of all levels, from beginners to those looking to refine their skills. Maria was very thorough and diligent in her explanation, taking us through the basic principles of building a cash flow in Excel to refining our inputs and detailed variables. A great course and highly…

Surveyor, Commercial Investment – City, Allsop LLP

“Cambridge Finance provided an excellent course to our team of developers, business and implementation analysts. The idea was to equip them with real estate finance knowledge and financial modelling skills, so that they could fully understand our customers’ needs and their work environment. This very worthwhile training delivered on this requirement and improved our team’s…

Chief Operating Officer – Voyanta, Altus Group Ltd

“The structure perfectly helped to demystify some of the terminology used in investment decisions and I now have a significantly better understanding of some more complex excel functions. Excellent, clear teaching from Maria.”

Managing Director – Ace Hotel Group

“Maria was extremely knowledgeable, skilled and patient. She delivered the course with enthusiasm which made the experience highly enjoyable, as well as informative. Maria made me feel relaxed and created a comfortable environment for the students to freely ask questions. Maria inspired me to appreciate the value of Excel! I had completely underestimated its ability!”

Asset Manager – The Crown Estate

“As a relative novice to Excel and financial modelling, the real estate finance and financial modelling course was genuinely one of the most beneficial and useful training courses I have ever attended. It is a course that I leave with very relevant and transferable skills and a deeper level of understanding the core basics of…

Asset Manager, Grosvenor