Is Bigger Better? 


Ahead of the Curve 


Multi-Service Properties Trend 


Lenders Move Full-Speed Ahead 


Myth or Reality? 

 There are a lot of predictions about how autonomous vehicles are going to change the face of commercial real estate as early as 2020. Is that the case?

Deal Makers 

CIRE magazine (July/August 2017): The biggest CCIM deals in retail, office, multifamily, financing, hospitality, industrial, and land.

Slow Fuse 
Many sports analogies are being thrown out to describe how close the U.S. commercial real estate market is to its cyclical peak. Regardless of whether fans are keeping score based on quarters, innings, or overtime, time is still left on the clock.
Shifting Landscape 

Driverless vehicles are going to affect more than how people get from place-to-place. Cities and buildings will be designed differently, and the rela estate investment opportunities are going to change.

International Beat 


Global Promoter 

Given China's new real estate laws, the time is auspicious for Chinese commercial real estate investors to take CCIM courses," says Catherine Li, CCIM. Li is the President of Leiden Business Academy and shares her insights about international investing and the value of a CCIM education with Commercial Investment Real Estate Magazine.

Regional Outlook 

Market Trends 
Current Market Trends: Millennials are moving the needle on retail. | Disruption is coming for grocers. | Retirement properties grows as a niche investment market. | Artificial Intelligence is the new user interface. | What's in store for medical office buildings in 2017?
Level Playing Field 

Since the very begginning, CCIM Institute has explored technology that can help professionals both in the classroom and in their businesses. Commercial Investment Real Estate magazine explores the 50 years of tech trends members have seen.

Queen’s Gambit 
With the commercial and real estate markets in flux, more real estate litigation is happening because buyers and sellers are trying to back out of closings. Here's how to prepare by drafting the most airtight contract possible.
Brand Recognition 

President's Desk: Throughout 2017, a new branding campaign focusing on the power of the pin has launched on, in marketing materials and publications, on the exhibit circuit, and via online videos.

Savvy Gifting 
When Richard Juge, CCIM, had a property sitting on the market for some time, he found the best way to dispose of it was to donate it to CCIM Foundation, resulting in benefits for all parties involved.
Technology Rules 
For decades, the lack of uniformity in commercial real estate data has been the bane of the industry’s existence. To determine a value for a property before deciding to purchase it, potential real estate investors must first collect and extract key financial data from a multitude of disparate files that come in countless formats and file types. Automated data extraction can change that.
Raising the Bar 
Hired by the New Mexico Real Estate Commission, Todd Clarke, CCIM, developed a continuing education curriculum to better train and equip real estate professionals. The new program launched in 2017.