Member Qualifications

Qualified Fields of Commercial Real Estate

Qualified fields of commercial real estate include:

Accounting
Acquisitions
Administration
Advertising
Appraisal
Architecture
Asset Management
Business Development
Construction
Consulting
Corporate Real Estate
Economic Development
Education
Engineering
Environmental Planning
Equity Investment
Financing & Lending
Government
Hospitality
Insurance
Interior Design/Space Planning
Investment Management
Journalism/Publishung
Land Use Planning and Zoning
Law
Leasing
Marketing/Market Research
Mortgage Banking
Mortgage Brokerage
Personnel/Human Resources
Property Managemeent
Public Relations
Public Services/Agency
Real Estate Development Relocation Services
Sales
Surveying
Syndication
Tax Consultants
Technology Services
Transportation/Port Authorities
1031 Exchange
Title/Escrow

Active Members.  In order to be an Active Member in good standing, a person shall be: (a) employed on a primary basis in one of the qualified fields of commercial real estate for a minimum of five (5) years; and (b) current in the payment of all dues.  Additional requirements for maintaining status as an Active Member in good standing may be adopted by the Board of Directors from time to time.

Associate Members.  Any person who desires to be an Active Member of the Association, but who has not yet fulfilled the five (5) year experience requirement for membership, may apply to become an Associate Member.  Upon payment of dues, an Associate Member shall be entitled to all privileges of membership; provided, however, no Associate Member (a) shall vote in the election for the members of the Board of Directors, or (b) shall serve on the Board of Directors.  Once an Associate Member has fulfilled the five (5) year experience requirement and desires to become an Active Member, the Associate Member shall notify the Secretary of the Association that she wishes to convert to Active Member status.  Additional requirements for maintaining status as an Associate Member in good standing may be adopted by the Board of Directors.

Affiliate Members.  Any person who has not otherwise satisfied the requirements for becoming an Active Member or Associate Member may apply to become an Affiliate Member.  Upon payment of dues, an Affiliate Member shall be entitled to all privileges of membership; provided, however, no Affiliate Member (a) shall vote in the election for the members of the Board of Directors, or (b) shall serve on the Board of Directors.  If an Affiliate Member should desire to become an Active Member or Associate Member, the Affiliate Member shall be required to comply with all of the requirements for admission set forth in the Bylaws.  Additional requirements for maintaining status as an Affiliate Member in good standing may be adopted by the Board of Directors.