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Evaluating Creditworthiness With Nonrated Tenants

Evaluating Creditworthiness How to evaluate whether a tenant is creditworthy. Nationwide, shopping center owners deal with one supermarket or big box store – a rated tenant – and dozens of smaller businesses that are nonrated tenants. Although nonrated tenants such as restaurants, nail salons, boutiques, and office tenants may be creditworthy, no existing methods consistently […]

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Why you should look for the CCIM designation before your next deal.

The CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) is one of the oldest and most prestigious designations in our industry.  The lessons learned, continuing education and network are integral to performing at a high level in the world of commercial real estate.  The analytic tools that are available to those that hold the CCIM designation are unparalleled.  When […]

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What is a CCIM?

      What is a CCIM? I was a little taken aback the other day when a 34 year veteran of the commercial real estate business asked me; “What is a CCIM”?  Now he knew that the designation indicated a commercial real estate professional who has extensive training in investment property analysis, but did […]

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