William Gray

Department of Finance
W. P. Carey School of Business
Faculty Associate
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3906
Faculty Assoc
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
3906

Biography

William Gray has been in the field of real estate and business education for over thirty years.  He was president and CEO of the Arizona School of Real Estate and Business from 1980-2007.  He was the former publisher of the Arizona Journal of Real Estate and Busines for twenty years.  Mr. Gray has also published real estate manuals and numerous study aids that have helped students pass state exams.  He frequently gives lectures to different business organizations and also acts as a consultant for existing and start-up business.  His primary expertise and passion lie in teaching real estate and business courses to those seeking to further their education.

Research Interests

Research interests are focused on the technological advances impacting the real estate and business industries.

Publications

Mr. Gray is the managing member of Bookmark LLC, publishing products such as, Real Estate Exam Guide, Real Estate Word Power, computer-based programs preparing students for real estate and business exams.

Courses

Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
REA 380Real Estate Fundamentals
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
REA 380Real Estate Fundamentals
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
REA 380Real Estate Fundamentals
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
REA 380Real Estate Fundamentals

Honors/Awards

Mr. Gray was named The Citizen of The Year in 2007 by the Scottsdale Association of Realtors.

Work History

<p>Mr. Gray has actively worked in&nbsp;real estate and&nbsp;business education since 1978.&nbsp; He works with the&nbsp;Arizona Department of Real Estate in preparing the content outlines that will be used when teaching real estate courses and&nbsp;administering state exams.</p> <p>He has acted as a subject matter expert in writing questions for test preparation companies.</p> <p>He also served&nbsp;on numerous Arizona Department of Real Estate committees, developing new rules and regulations impacting the real estate industry.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>

Consulting

Mr. Gray acts as an active business consultant for start-up and existing businesses.

He also serves as an expert witness in both civil and criminal trials.

Board

Mr. Gray was appointed by Arizona Governor Symington to the Arizona State Land Department Board of Appeals where he served for ten years. He was also appointed by Governor Brewer to the Arizona Real Estate Department Advisory Board where he now serves as an active member.

 

Expertise Areas