Company Memberships& Designations

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Certified Commercial Investment Manager

Investing in commercial real estate can be one of the most challenging business decisions made by a company, institutional investor, partnership or individual. Since 1969, Certified Commercial Investment Members have been recognized as experts in all phases of the real estate investment process. Graduates of the most challenging education program in the industry, CCIM's bring an exceptional level of real-world experience, market knowledge and negotiation skills to each client assignment. An estimated 4 percent of commercial professionals hold the elite CCIM designation, which is conferred by the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute, an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors. CCIM's apply their expertise to transactions and consulting assignments involving every commercial property type: office buildings, industrial properties, retail space, multi-family dwellings, hotels and motels, senior living facilities, special purpose real estate and land. A Certified Commercial Investment Member provides the assurance that every decision will be made in the best interests of the clients long-term investment objective. Industry experience. Unparalleled education. Today's technology. A network of support. These factors set CCIM's apart.

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Real Estate Cyberspace Specialist

The RECS designation lets clients and colleagues know of your proficiency in serving the public with recognized skills for utilizing CyberSpace marketing programs and for effectively adopting special technology and networking systems.

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Accredited Buyers Representative

The ABR ® designation of the Real Estate Buyers Council, is a benchmark of excellence in buyer representation. This coveted designation is awarded by the Real Estate BUYER'S AGENT Council (REBAC), an affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS, to real estate practitioners who meet the specified educational and practical experience criteria.


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Pennsylvania Association of Realtors®

A member organization of the National Association of Realtors®, PAR is comprised of residential and commercial Realtors® who subscribe to a strict Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.

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National Association of REALTORS®

The National Association of REALTORS® is America's largest trade association, representing over 1 million members, including NAR's institutes, societies, and councils, involved in all aspects of the residential and commercial real estate industries.

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One America: At Home With Diversity

The National Association of Realtors ® (NAR) has developed a comprehensive cultural diversity outreach program that will help real estate companies diversify their workplaces and improve the National Association's relevance to minority real estate professionals. At the same time, the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), in conjunction with President Clinton's "Initiative on Race", is sponsoring efforts to implement the concept of One America as descried by the President. NAR and HUD undertook the joint effort to certify real estate professionals who are trained in cultural diversity and outreach and have made a commitment to a set of diversity principles. The training, built on the letter and spirit of the Fair Housing Act, provides participants with tools to build diversity outreach into their business plans and help open up markets to minorities and others who historically have had limited housing choices.

Memberships

Appraisal Institute
Counselors of Real Estate
Commercial Investment Institute
National Association of Realtors
PA Association of Realtors
Centre County Board of Realtors
Centre County Multiple Listing Service
Centre County Bar Association
PA Bar Association
Downtown State College Improvement District
Centre County Chamber of Business and Industry
Central PA Convention and Visitors Bureau

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