13.1.3 Acquisition Or Disposal Of Real Estate Properties & Options On Property

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Effective Date:

9-19-79

Revision Date:

6-17-03

University Policy Statement

The sole authorization for acquisition and disposal of real estate properties rests with the Board of Regents.  The University administration is authorized to negotiate and secure options from the property owners as such property may come on the market, or when the property is the site of a planned building project, prior to the project approval. 

University Practice

The purchase or sale price of real estate property to be acquired or disposed of by the Board of Regents shall be determined on the basis of at least two independent appraisals of the fair market value of that property performed by appropriately-qualified real estate appraisers having significant experience in the geographic area of the property being considered. 

Responsibility for Implementation

The Vice President for Business and Finance or his/her designee(s) has overall responsibility for implementation and administration of this policy.

Scope of Policy Coverage

This policy covers all real estate transactions.

Authority for Creation and Revision


Minutes of the Board of Regents, September 19, 1979, para. .2141M.
Minutes of the Board of Regents, June 17, 2003, para. .6146M.


Last Review Date: June 2018


University Policy Statement

The sole authorization for acquisition and disposal of real estate properties rests with the Board of Regents.  The University administration is authorized to negotiate and secure options from the property owners as such property may come on the market, or when the property is the site of a planned building project, prior to the project approval. 

University Practice

The purchase or sale price of real estate property to be acquired or disposed of by the Board of Regents shall be determined on the basis of at least two independent appraisals of the fair market value of that property performed by appropriately-qualified real estate appraisers having significant experience in the geographic area of the property being considered. 

Responsibility for Implementation

The Vice President for Business and Finance or his/her designee(s) has overall responsibility for implementation and administration of this policy.

Scope of Policy Coverage

This policy covers all real estate transactions.