Southern Nevada CCIM Chapter Honors New CCIM Designees
The CCIM designation signifies expertise in the commercial real estate profession.
LAS VEGAS, April 12, 2018— The Southern Nevada CCIM Chapter has recognized Three (3) chapter members who recently earned the Certified Commercial Investment Member designation, the global standard for professional achievement, from the CCIM Institute. Headquartered in Chicago, CCIM Institute is one of the largest global commercial real estate networks.
The following Southern Nevada CCIM Chapter members were among 165 industry professionals who earned the CCIM designation during the organization’s 2018 Midyear Governance Meetings April 8–12 at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay in Tampa Bay, Fla.:
- Jakke Farley, CCIM, Mountain West Commercial Real Estate, Las Vegas, NV
- Scot Prince, CCIM, Mountain West Commercial Real Estate, Las Vegas, NV
- Gino Vincent, CCIM, Logic Commercial Real Estate, Las Vegas, NV
2018 Southern Nevada CCIM Chapter President Christopher McGarey CCIM, CPM® stated, “We are extremely proud to have these three new designees join the ranks of CCIM in Southern Nevada. Attaining the CCIM designation is no small feat and excited to see how these exceptional individuals will continue to do in their careers.”
To earn the CCIM designation, commercial real estate professionals must complete more than 160 hours of case-study driven education covering topics such as interest-based negotiation, financial analysis, market analysis, user decision analysis, investment analysis, and ethics in commercial investment real estate. Candidates must also compile a portfolio demonstrating the depth of their commercial real estate experience and pass a comprehensive examination.
CCIM Institute is a global community of 13,000 members, more than 50 chapters, and 30 countries that educates and connects the world’s leading experts in investment strategy, financial analysis, and market analysis.
About CCIM Institute
CCIM Institute created the language of global real estate investment. Our courses and worldwide community deploy commercial real estate investment methodologies and tools that speed the pathway between opportunity, a go/no-go decision and success for an asset, taught by instructors who are themselves industry leaders. Today, the organization, through its 50 chapters, continues to innovate best practices and elevate the commercial real estate professional through its core designation program to earn the CCIM pin— real estate’s most coveted credential — and its topical education courses offered through the Ward Center for Real Estate Studies. In addition, membership in CCIM includes the industry’s best technology and operational platform, allowing entrepreneurial and mid-sized businesses to compete with the largest multinational providers. Today, almost 70 percent of designees hold the title of owner, partner, principal, or president, representing an exclusive worldwide referral network of 13,000 members in 30 countries. Ultimately, CCIM represents a larger vision of the commercial real estate provider, leveraging investment analysis, opinions of value, and underwriting to become a leader in sourcing capital, building a cash-flow vehicle, and ultimately creating value. Information at www.ccim.com.