Why Choose a Counselor?

A Counselor of Real Estate (CRE®) provides intelligent, unbiased real estate advice that achieves the best results for their client or employer. As the most respected real estate specialists in the industry, Counselors work on challenging and complex assignments, effectively run real estate businesses, and are known for innovation and creative problem-solving. As leaders, they are well positioned to access knowledge from our networks and establish valuable collaborations and partnerships. Counselors’ real estate acumen impacts properties and businesses at scales ranging from local markets to global markets. With millions of real estate practitioners worldwide, only a distinguished few are able to call themselves Counselors of Real Estate. This select group has been recognized by our clients, peers, and employers for their ethics, experience, expertise, influence and prominence in the real estate marketplace-providing potential clients or employers a valuable and highly reliable resource.

Counselors are renowned for applying rigorous, independent, and informed analysis to complex real estate decisions facing a full range of market participants, including:

  • Government agencies
  • Fortune 500 companies
  • Publicly and privately held corporations
  • Individuals
  • Consulting firms
  • Advisory and investment management firms
  • Accountants
  • Brokerage firms
  • Pension endowments
  • Private equity/opportunity funds
  • Appraisers
  • Investment bankers
  • Rating agencies
  • Architectural, planning, and engineering firms
  • Developers
  • Lenders/mortgage bankers
  • Attorneys
  • REITs
  • Not for profits