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Advancing the Commercial Real Estate Profession

Earning your Designation places you among the most distinguished professionals in the industry.
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CCIMs average 42% more transactions annually
than a typical brokerage specialist.

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Over 9,000 individuals currently hold the Designation. Another 4,000 are currently in pursuit.

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CCIMs average 42% more transactions annually
than a typical brokerage specialist.

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CCIM members close thousands of deals annually, representing more than $200 billion in value.

Work with a CCIM

For more than 56 years, the CCIM Designation remains the global standard for commercial real estate professionals. The CCIM Institute Pin denotes that the wearer has completed advanced coursework in financial and market analysis and demonstrated extensive experience in the commercial real estate industry. CCIM Designees are recognized as leading experts in commercial real estate.

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The CCIM Institute has been the leader in educating and equipping professionals in commercial real estate for over 50 years.

What Is The CCIM Institute?

The CCIM Institute created the language of global real estate investment. Our courses and worldwide community deploy commercial real estate investment methodologies and tools that speed the pathway between opportunity, a go/no-go decision, and success for an asset, taught by instructors who are themselves industry leaders. Today, the organization, through its 59 chapters, continues to innovate best practices and elevate the commercial real estate professional through its Designation program to earn the CCIM Pin — real estate’s most coveted credential — and its topical education courses offered through the Robert L. Ward Center for Commercial Real Estate Studies.

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Gain Access
Through Membership
The CCIM Institute membership provides you with the most sophisticated knowledge and tools, access to world-renowned experts, innovative technology, and a global network.
Featured Courses
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CI 101: Financial Analysis for Commercial Real Estate

CI 101 is a bedrock class for real estate practitioners at a time when risk mitigation, pricing, and cycle...

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Real Estate Development: Transportation and Accessibility

Transportation and Accessibility are special types of physical improvement in real estate development. These are...

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The CCIM Institute Community
The CCIM Institute has been the leader in educating and equipping professionals in commercial real estate for more than 56 years. The CCIM Institute’s members can be found in more than 30 countries globally and throughout 59 chapters around the world. There are more than 9,000 individuals who currently hold the CCIM Designation, and another 4,000 are currently in pursuit.
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Connect with a Local Chapter

With more than 59 chapters around the world, access to commercial real estate education and networking has never been closer. CCIM Chapters are local market experts and the face of The CCIM Institute, providing the tools and support needed to succeed in a market near you.

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Attend an Event

In addition to exhibiting at and sponsoring trade shows on a local and global scale, The CCIM Institute has annual national business meetings, a conference, and leadership training. Learn about upcoming events and how you can get involved in helping to shape the commercial industry real estate industry.

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Explore The CCIM Network

Tap into the global CCIM community for additional support, expertise, and dealmaking with the members-only online forum.

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The CCIM Institute Intelligence

As a CCIM Designee you have access to tools that give you an edge in the marketplace. Resources including the Site To Do Business Suite of tools and the CCIM Property Listing Service are available to offer you cutting-edge technology and dealmaking opportunities for all your commercial real estate transactions.

Publication Date
11 / 14 / 23

Hit Hard, Run Fast, and Turn Left: From Sports to Commercial Real Estate with Landon Williams, CCIM


From professional sports stars to investors, throughout his career, Landon Williams, CCIM, has enjoyed leveraging hard data and anecdotal feedback to connect the dots and bring the two sides together...

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