Commercial Real Estate Manuals


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

Spotsylvania County

Louisa County

Greater Capital Association of Realtors ®

Board of Education (School Reports)

Real Estate Links:

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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

Washington Times

Capital Gazette

The Daily Record
Maryland’s business and legal news.

Montgomery County Gazette

Potomac Almanac

Financial Links:

Capital Bank

Kendall Capital

Monument Bank

Washington First Bank

Revere Bank

Consumer Financial Protection

Guide to Getting Your First Mortgage

How to Save on Homeowners Insurance


Georgetown Master’s Degree program for Real Estate: