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Product Highlight: At the Core of RPR Commercial
For many commercial practitioners RPR is the go to source for persuasive, decision making data and reports. From site selection and investment analysis tools to demographic and psychographic insights about communities, this valuable Realtor® member benefit truly helps validate a practitioner’s local expertise when working with a broad range of clients.

Downsizing to Downtown: Boomers Hitting the Road
REALTORS®, investors, and developers are turning to a more robust analysis of demographic and economic patterns to determine how to improve communities to accommodate specific interests and budgets.

Work, Play, Live: The Commercial RE Focus
According to a recent Swanepoel T3 Group study, Commercial Real Estate ALERT: Analysis of the Latest Emerging Risks and Trends, demographics based on the interests of Millennials are more important than ever in business practices. “Millennial preference to live in mixed-use environments near work is contributing to high rents in urban locations, which is leading to increased apartment development that will further accelerate population growth in central business districts.

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Designation Awareness Month Resources

REALTOR® Designation Awareness Month is recognized annually in the month of November. The NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® encourages members to increase their professionalism, marketability, proficiency, and income through pursuance of an officially endorsed NAR designation or certification. click here for more information


Commercial Issues & Actions

This issue brief highlights NAR's commercial real estate top priorities. View the issue brief.

This summary whitepaper reviews NAR's most recent advocacy efforts around regulations and legislation affecting the commercial real estate industry. Download the latest Commercial Issues & Actions PDF.


Commercial Real Estate Outlookbusiness-creation-index
A stronger labor market and increasing household formation should keep commercial real estate demand on a gradual incline. Access the latest Commercial Market Outlook for details on inventory, cap rates and details from 54 of the nation's largest markets.



Whether you are new to commercial real estate or have a thriving business, your own professional development can keep your skills at the top level. Explore the many educational opportunities available through NAR's commercial affiliate organizations. There is an array of classroom and online learning options for your convenience.

Discover how earning a designation can help you rise above and gain more business.

CCIM Course: Foundations for Success in Commercial Real Estate

This two-day classroom or five session online case study-driven course provides agents, brokers, students, and allied professionals with an understanding of the skills, resources, and business practices that pave the way for success in commercial real estate. Visit for the current schedule and register today.


Fall Networking Opportunities

Fall into networking and professional development opportunities. NAR's Commercial Affiliate Organizations SIOR, IREM and the CCIM Institute have upcoming conferences, along with local and state commercial organizations across the country. Check out the events listing on to learn more about dates, locations and how to register.



Commercial Podcast
interested in receiving communications specific to your commercial expertise? Make sure your NRDS record is up to date and that you have at least one commercial specialization listed in the "Fields of Business" section of your account. Follow the steps outlined here for more information on updating NRDS.


REALTOR® Safety Matters for Commercial Professionals
Philip McGinnis, ACoM, ALC, CCIM, shares important REALTOR® Safety tips for commercial professionals, providing references for members working across multiple property types. Visit the REALTOR® Safety Resource Center online for more information.



Commercial professionals like you have access to a number of business tools and organizations that support your success as part of your NAR membership.

NAR's REALTOR Benefits® Program partner, Xceligent® is a leading provider of verified commercial real estate information across the U.S., including a comprehensive inventory of commercial properties, buildings available for lease/sale, tenant information, sales comps, historical trends on lease rates and occupancy, and more.

This commercial real estate property marketing platform, operated by Xceligent®, provides national exposure for listings for FREE. Members can upload listings individually - or your local association, MLS or CIE can provide a data feed of listings. Currently, CommercialSearch features over 400,000 listings.

RPR continues to expand commercial learning opportunities for REALTORS®
Starting in September, RPR Commercial is now offering a Lunch and Learn workshop series that will address common commercial and 'resimercial' use cases. To learn more about these workshops, and to save your seat, click here.



Back to School Loan = School Shopping Made Easy
Going back to school is stressful enough without the added pressure of figuring out how to pay for
everything from textbooks to laptops. A Back to School Loan from REALTORS® Federal Credit Union, a Division of Northwest Federal Credit Union makes it easier to fill up your shopping cart without busting your budget. Use promo code BACK2SCHOOL. Share this with members and take advantage of this great offer. Learn more here.


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Educational Opportunities

NAR Commercial Webinars

Access FREE on-demand education by downloading monthly webinars brought to you by NAR Commercial. To learn more about each session and the speakers who will be presenting, follow the link below.

Education Course Matrix

Your one place for official NAR education information, including the NAR family of designations and certifications.

REALTOR® University Online
Provides an easy way for working professionals to take the classes they want, when they want, in the convenience of their own home or office. Uses state-of-the-art technology for continuing education credit, professional development, and designation certification. REALTOR® University is a member service of the National Association of REALTORS®.

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Education and Designations

Whether you are new to commercial real estate or have a thriving business, your own professional development can keep your skills at the top level. Explore the many educational opportunities available through NAR's commercial affiliate organizations. There is an array of classroom and online learning options for your convenience.

Discover how earning a designation can help you rise above and gain more business.

Our Courses

Enhance your career and deepen your knowledge with the power tools offered by the CCIM Institute. Gain knowledge from faculty who are successful practitioners with years of experience in the commercial real estate industry. 

Certified Commercial Investment Member / CCIMsm

CCIMs are recognized experts in commercial real estate brokerage, leasing, valuation and investment analysis. The CCIM business network includes more than 9,000 designees and 5,000 candidates principally in North America, but also in Asia and Europe. CCIMs are backed by a respected education program, as well as superior technology products and business resources.

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