Gregg Colburn

Gregg Colburn

Gregg Colburn is an assistant professor of real estate in the University of Washington’s College of Built Environments.

Ph.D. in Public Affairs, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota
Research interests: housing policy, housing markets, housing affordability, and homelessness. Author of forthcoming book, Homelessness is a Housing Problem (University of California Press)

Gregg entered academia after spending the first seventeen years of his professional life in the private sector. At the University of Washington, Gregg enjoys teaching courses in housing, economics, and finance at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. He maintains an active research agenda focused on housing policy, housing markets, housing affordability, and homelessness. Gregg is also actively engaged in a wide range of community efforts to address the acute housing crisis in the Puget Sound region.

Qualifications

Ph.D., Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota
M.S.W., University of Minnesota
M.B.A., Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
B.A., Economics and Management, Albion College

Current Teaching

  • Financial Modeling for Real Estate I (Graduate)
  • Introduction to Real Estate Economics & Market Analysis (Undergraduate/Graduate)
  • Advanced Housing Studies (Graduate)