Norm Miller

Hahn Chair of Real Estate Finance
Norm Miller
(619) 260-7939
Office Location
Alcala West, Avila 110
  • Phd, The Ohio State University, Real Estate and Finance
  • MS, The Ohio State University, Finance
  • BS, The Ohio State University, Real Estate and Urban Analysis
Areas of Expertise
Economics, Finance, Real Estate

Selected Publications

  • Workplace Trends in Office Space: Implications for Future Office Demand, The Journal of Corporate Real Estate
  • The Economics of Green Retrofits, Journal of Sustainable Real Estate
  • Integrating Real Estate Market Conditions Into Home Price Forecasting Systems, Journal of Housing Research
  • House Prices and Economic Growth, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics
  • Green Buildings and Productivity, Journal of Sustainable Real Estate


Norm Miller is the Hahn Chair of Real Estate Finance in the Burnham-Moores Center for Real Estate, part of the School of Business Administration at the University of San Diego. He is editor of the Journal of Sustainable Real Estate, which he founded in 2009. See He was at the University of Cincinnati for many years where he was academic director and the founder of the real estate center. He received his PhD from the Ohio State University in finance and real estate. He is active on the editorial board of several journals and is past president of ARES, the American Real Estate Society. His book; Commercial Real Estate Analysis and Investment; with Geltner, Eicholtz and Clayton is in its third edition; it is the leading graduate level textbook in this field. He has worked extensively with various trade associations and is a sought after speaker on commercial real…


NAIOP Distinguished Fellow and Impact Award Ratcliff Award from ARES, 2013 University Professor, USD, 2014 Numerous best paper awards.