Professor Norman Hutchison

Professor Norman Hutchison
Professor Norman Hutchison

Professor Norman Hutchison

Chair in Business School


University of Aberdeen Business School, Room 807, MacRobert Building, King's College, Aberdeen AB24 5UA


Norman joined the University of Aberdeen in January 1991 and was appointed Professor of Real Estate in 2004. A Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, he previously worked as a commercial surveyor in private practice.  

His main research interests are in property valuation and investment, compulsory purchase compensation, urban regeneration, the operation of mortgage markets and senior housing.

He is Head of the Real Estate Group and Director of External Engagement in the Business School. 

Internal Memberships

Director of External Engagement, University of Aberdeen Business School

Head of Real Estate Group 


Latest Publications

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Research Overview

Commercial property valuation and investment; risk measurement and communication; urban regeneration; operation of land markets; senior housing; mortgage markets 

Current Research

Senior housing; equity release mortgages; mortgage choice; city deals; stakeholder engagement 


Teaching Responsibilities

Introduction to Finance

Property Valuation and Investment

Advanced Valuation and Development

Real Estate dissertations

PhD supervision