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NAIOP’s conferences connect commercial real estate development industry professionals with opportunities to meet with their peers, network with leading experts and gain new concepts and strategies to achieve financially successful projects.
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Commercial real estate is a non-stop, exhilarating, evolving, dynamic industry — miss a beat and you’re left in the dust.
By definition, commercial real estate is any property owned to produce income. It includes office, industrial, retail, mixed-use, medical office, entertainment and educational facilities, but not residential housing. It also includes vacant land that will eventually be leased or developed.
Listen to our podcasts about the industry:
What is commercial real estate?
An overview of the various careers in commercial real estate.
NAIOP’s Developing Leaders program engages industry professionals age 35 and less for networking, career development and professional growth.
REAP is an industry-backed, market-driven program that finds and trains career-changing minority professionals for positions in commercial real estate.
Connect with universities that offer undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and certificate programs in commercial real estate.