President's Desk

Renew and Be Ready

CCIM Members:

Industry experts predict that 2010 will be unlike any other year in commercial real estate history. As the market reaches bottom, the real opportunities will be revealed. Be prepared and face 2010 with a strength others don’t possess. Go to and tap into your power base: CCIM.

What CCIM is delivering in its 2010 membership package represents the most significant advancements in education and technology in more than a decade. Over three years in the making, these tools are designed to give you more actionable, applicable results first thing Monday morning:

•An evolved curriculum — take a look at CCIM’s 2010 Curriculum Catalog mailed with this issue.

•Knowledge to make deals happen in this environment — the Ward Center’s top-notch “Troubled Assets Workshop” can make a difference in your next deal’s ROI.

•Online course deliveries in 2010 — CCIM education is where you need it, when you need it, with more efficiencies and respect for your time.

•Advanced technology tools — STDBonline’s newest features give you easier, quicker access and even better presentation of data, and 2010’s launch of CCIMREDEX creates the most powerful tandem technology in the industry working for you, all included in a CCIM membership.

CCIM is your power base, now more than ever — power tools and technologies in the hands of 15,000 members strong. Tap into it.

Richard E. Juge, CCIM

Richard E. Juge, CCIM, is the broker and owner of RE/MAX Commercial Brokers, Inc., in Metairie, Louisiana. He can be reached at (504) 838-0001, or on CompuServe at 72062,1301.


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