Credentials

Credentials, Designations, Qualifications

Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) is the esteemed credential of the REALTORS® Land Institute. The designation is attained only by those land specialists who demonstrate the highest levels of knowledge, experience, and professionalism. www.rliland.com

Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) is a recognized expert in the disciplines of commercial and investment real estate. A CCIM is an invaluable resource to the commercial real estate owner, investor, and user, and is among an elite corps of more than 9,000 professionals who hold the CCIM designation in North America and more than 30 countries. www.ccim.com

Certified Property Manager (CPM) is recognized as an expert in real estate management. Collectively, IREM CPM Members in the United States manage over $1.5 trillion in real estate assets, including 8.4 million residential units and 8.4 billion net square feet of commercial space. Due to their professionalism and vast experience, property owners and investors worldwide continually seek out the management services of IREM Members. www.irem.org

Counselor of Real Estate (CRE) credential is awarded only to those individuals who are invited by their peers into the membership of The Counselors of Real Estate. It is a prestigious credential, serving as an identity and bond in the real estate marketplace. It declares individual professional achievement in the real estate counseling profession. It acknowledges an advisor’s status as one of the most trusted professionals in the field of real estate. It demonstrates peer recognition of outstanding intelligence, integrity, and judgment in real estate. www.cre.org

Senior Certified Leasing Specialist (SCLS) is a professional who continues to participate in programs that keep them up-to-date on the changing world of shopping center management, marketing and leasing. www.icsc.org

Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) designation is a personal achievement for those individuals who are highly qualified commercial real estate practitioners with a strong transactional history in brokerage, fee-based services, or executive management. Real estate professionals who have earned the SIOR designation are recognized by corporate real estate executives, commercial real estate brokers, agents, lenders, and other real estate professionals as the most capable and experienced brokerage practitioners in any market. www.sior.com

Specialist in Real Estate Securities (SRS) designation awarded by the Real Estate Securities And Syndication Institute (RESSI)

MAI designation, given by the Appraisal Institute to appraisers who are experienced in the valuation and evaluation of commercial, industrial, residential and other types of properties. www.appraisalinstitute.org