Commercial Real Estate ManualsSmallBizVillage
State of Maryland:State of Maryland, Department of Business and Economic Development
State of Maryland
Local County Links:Montgomery County, Maryland
Prince George’s County, Maryland
Frederick County, Maryland
Howard County, Maryland
Anne Arundel, Maryland
Baltimore County, Maryland
Fairfax County, Virginia
Prince William County, Virginia
Rockville Chamber of Commerce
City of Rockville
Greater Capital Association of Realtors ®
Board of Education (School Reports)
Real Estate Links:CoStar Group
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Real Estate Associations & Organizations
BOMA – Building Owners and Managers Association
BOMA provides a network forum for industry professionals to discuss mutual problems, exchange ideas and share experience and knowledge.
CRE – Counselors of Real Estate
The Counselors of Real Estate (CRE) is an international association of real estate professionals who provide advisory services to clients on real property and land related matters.
CCIM – Certified Commercial Investment Member
A Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) is a recognized professional in commercial real estate brokerage, leasing, asset management, valuation, and investment analysis. As an experienced expert, a CCIM is an invaluable resource to the commercial real estate owner, investor, and user.
GWCAR – Greater Washington Commercial Association of Realtors ®
Comprised of nearly 700 commercial brokers and affiliated professionals, GWCAR is a member-driven, customer-focused service organization, which exists to enhance our members’ ability to serve the public, ethically, professionally and successfully. GWCAR is affiliated with the National Association of Realtors ®®, a national trade association representing nearly 750,000 members involved in all aspects of real estate.
NAIOP – National Association of Industrial and Office Properties
NAIOP stands for the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties. Founded in 1967, NAIOP is a trade association with over 8,000 members who are developers, owners, investors and related professionals in industrial and office real estate in 46 chapters across the U.S. and Canada.
NNCREW – National Network of Commercial Real Estate Women
NNCREW is dedicated to furthering the success of its members by providing opportunities that foster productive and supportive relationships, and enhance personal and professional growth.
SIOR – Society of Industrial and Office Realtors ®
The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors ®® is the leading professional commercial and industrial real estate association. With more than 2,200 members in 450 cities in 20 countries, the Society represents today’s most knowledgeable, experienced, and successful commercial real estate brokerage specialists.
Area Media:Washington Techway
The news magazine for the nation’s technology capital.
The Washington Post
Potomac Tech Wire
Washington Business Journal
The Daily Record
Maryland’s business and legal news.
Montgomery County Gazette
Financial Links:Capital Bank
Washington First Bank
Consumer Financial Protection
Guide to Getting Your First Mortgage
How to Save on Homeowners Insurance
Education:Georgetown Master’s Degree program for Real Estate: