Membership Benefits

Membership with the CCIM Institute is a valuable asset. With access to a global network of commercial investment real estate professionals and industry-leading tools, CCIM Institute members have a professional edge.

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Benefits are available to candidate and designee members based on these membership types:
U.S. Candidate and Designee Member Benefit U.S. Members - Canadian Candidate and Designee Member Benefit Canadian Members - International Candidate and Designee Member Benefit International Members


STDB: The Site to Do Business for Real Estate Professionals U.S. Candidate and Designee Member Benefit Canadian Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

CCIM members have free access to STDB, the premier resource for commercial real estate data. STDB includes all of the tools below and more.

  • ESRI's Business Analyst Online (BAO) and ArcGIS
    Get the most advanced access to demographic and psychographic analysis to determine demand for space in any property type anywhere in the U.S. This includes mapping, traffic counts, crime rates, and business locations. The express center has pre-selected the most relevant data for each property type and assembles it into one concise but robust package of relevant data to enable the commercial real estate decision.
  • Business Lists
    Acquire names, addresses, and contacts for businesses in your area for marketing campaigns, and analyze supply for site selection.
  • REI Wise
    Use this advanced spreadsheet analysis software to perform lease-versus-lease analysis and investment analysis for commercial real estate decisions.
  • Flood Maps
    Identify flood zones during site selection.

Tuition Discounts U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member BenefitInternational Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

Save more than $2,000 on CCIM Institute courses. Current CCIM members receive discounted member rates for both core curriculum courses leading to the designation and Ward Center for Real Estate Studies courses that broaden your commercial real estate education. CCIM designees receive the Life After the Pin benefit, which allows them to take any CI 101-104 course for only $350.


SelectLeaders CCIM Career Center U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

Candidate members can post résumés at no cost on an online job resource platform operated by SelectLeaders. Apply for positions with thousands of real estate companies and organizations worldwide.


DealShare U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member BenefitInternational Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

Share property haves and wants directly with other CCIM members via DealShare, a preference-matching marketing platform. It features a searchable archive, geo-coded listings, and a customizable dashboard.


Find a CCIM U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member BenefitInternational Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

Your potential clients search the Find a CCIM database to identify qualified commercial real estate professionals in your market every day. Add your headshot, bio, specialties, and other details to gain new business.


Subscription to Commercial Investment Real Estate (CIRE) magazine U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

The award-winning magazine of CCIM Institute covers market trends and analysis in every issue. The digital version is available to International members.


Excel® Templates U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member BenefitInternational Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

Access pre-designed templates used in CCIM courses for discounted cash flow analysis modes for commercial real estate.


CCIM Business Forms U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member BenefitInternational Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

Analyze real estate with industry-standard financial models.


Excel® CCIM Financial Calculator U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member BenefitInternational Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

Complete nearly any calculation of any metric used to compare real estate investments with this simple Excel version of a financial calculator.


CCIM Selected Real Estate Research U.S. Candidate and Designee Member BenefitCanadian Candidate and Designee Member BenefitInternational Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

CCIM's University Outreach programs provide access to the latest groundbreaking research on commercial real estate, including published articles vetted by industry professionals to ensure relevancy.


National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Affiliation U.S. Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

  • NAR is the world's largest real estate association.
  • NAR's political advocacy supports national, state, and local issues that affect your business.
  • NAR's Commercial Real Estate Market Survey covers market trends, economic challenges, and forecasts.
  • NAR's Commercial Real Estate Outlook includes sector reports on office, industrial, multifamily, retail, and hospitality.

Affinity Benefit Program U.S. Candidate and Designee Member Benefit Canadian Candidate and Designee Member Benefit International Candidate and Designee Member Benefit

Take advantage of special CCIM member discounts from the Institute's affinity partners. Participating companies include Snazzy Traveler and ClientLook CRM.


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