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Professional Development

The CCIM Institute Robert L. Ward Center for Commercial Real Estate Studies

These courses were created to provide continuing education and thought leadership to members and non-members on timely topics in the commercial real estate industry. You will tackle today's most relevant subjects, including current financial analysis strategies, communication skills, high-tech marketing strategies, and crowdfunding.

By taking our courses, you'll get real-time information from the industry's most renowned thinkers and practitioners and ensure your clients are equipped to make the most of their real estate investments. 

With various delivery formats, these courses are guaranteed to fit your needs and your schedule.

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Financial Investment Tools

Make investment decisions based on strong financial fundamentals.

Professional Growth and Development

Learn how to serve your clients better and grow your career.

Market Analysis/Technology

Learn how to forecast and analyze demand.

Tax Issues

Learn how taxes impact investment.


Apply the interest-based negotiation model.



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Host a Professional Development Course

Let us know if you are interested in hosting a course from the Robert L Ward Center for Commercial Real Estate Studies. Please complete one form for each course you would like to license and schedule. This information will be tracked by The CCIM Institute education team.

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Host a Site To Do Business Course

Site To Do Business is commercial real estate's advanced digital toolkit, providing essential data and tools to support financial, market, spatial, and competitive analysis. If you're interested in hosting an Site To Do Business course, please contact us

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Complete the Ward Center course submission form.