2011 Forecast 

Working through these unprecedented times has generated a search for new terms. Although Real Estate Research Corp. noted the commercial real estate market’s bifurcation in 2010, this new year brings further division in the economy and the commercial real estate

CCIM Connections(7) 

From the education to the networking to the technology, designees have a lot of great reasons to include CCIM after their names. But let’s be honest Closing deals is the true test of the pin’s power. As Jonathan E. Lindsey,

CCIM Connections Continued(4) 

What’s the best deal you closed because you held CCIM designation? In the January February 2011 issue of CIRE, CCIMs talk about their top designation fueled transactions. Here, other members continue that discussion. I completed a 12,600 square foot industrial

Deal Makers(27) 

The Biggest DealLeonard P. Deering Jr., CCIM, of Berkadia Commercial Mortgage LLC in Chicago and three partners arranged the $56.9 million refinancing of 612 unit Bourbon Square Apartments in Palatine, Ill., for Palatine Funding Corp. CCIM ROI“MailBridge works,” says P.