NAI Global is the single largest, most powerful global network of owner-operated commercial real estate brokerage firms. NAI Global member firms, leaders in their local markets, are actively managed to work in unison and provide you with exceptional solutions to your commercial real estate needs. NAI Global member firms spans worldwide, with 400 offices and more than 7,000 local market experts on the ground. Supported by the central resources of the NAI Global organization, member firms deliver market-leading services locally, and combine their in-market strengths to form a powerful bond of insights and execution for clients with multi-market challenges in the U.S. and/or globally. Whether you need to buy, sell, lease, finance, or manage commercial property in your town, across the U.S. or in Asia, Europe, Latin America, and beyond, your nearby NAI Global owner-operated member is your local point of entry into a world of creative solutions in commercial real estate.
Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors was founded in 1941 and today is recognized as the leader in the industrial and office real estate industry. It's mission is to be an international society of the most capable and ethical individual brokers serving the real estate needs of modern business. To become an active member of the Society, an individual must demonstrate and document a minimum of seven years experience as an industrial and/or office real estate broker, subscribe to the highest ethical standards and pass rigorous written examinations. To maintain the certification, the individual must undertake required continuing education classes and activities. Each member is fully capable and qualified to assist clients in the intricate steps involved in site selection and acquisition. By selecting a member of SIOR to assist with industrial and office real estate needs, the client automatically plugs into a worldwide network of more than 1,700 business property specialists. Chattanooga has 5 SIOR members and 3 of them work at NAI Charter.
Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
The Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) is recognized for an expertise in the disciplines of commercial-investment real estate. The CCIM is among an elite corps of 4,000 professionals who hold the CCIM designation. It is one of the most coveted and respected designations in the industry, and one often referred to as the Ph.D. of commercial real estate. Having completed a demanding curriculum of study and fulfilled professional experience requirements, CCIM Members are an invaluable resource to the real estate investor and to the commercial user. For the real estate investor, the CCIM will increase the probability of a profitable investment portfolio by evaluating investments against risk and objectives to ensure proper performance and maximum net worth. CCIM's are in more marketplaces than all major real estate companies combined, and complete approximately 60,000 transactions yearly representing over $27 billion.
The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) International is a federation of 92 BOMA U.S. Associations and 17 international affiliates. Founded in 1907, BOMA represents the owners and managers of all commercial property types including nearly 10 billion square feet of U.S. office space that supports 3.7 million jobs and contributes $205 billion to the U.S. GDP. Its mission is to advance a vibrant commercial real estate industry through advocacy, influence and knowledge.
Institute of Real Esatate Management (IREM)
Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) is an international force for nearly 20,000 individuals united to advance the profession of real estate management. IREM believes in their people, and they provide the tools they need to succeed. They open doors, forge connections, and help show the way forward. IREM memberships empower college students, young professionals, and industry veterans who are committed to career advancement.
Charter Management Company, LLC
Charter Management Company, LLC is a commercial property management team that provides a complete range of property services including operations management, financial reporting, brokerage, and REO disposition. When you select Charter Management Company to assume responsibility for your commercial asset, they are prepared with their transition thought process - looking at tenant retention programs, capital improvement options, energy management and potential additional revenue streams. Charter Management property manager makes tenant satisfaction the highest priority.
Better Business Bureau (BBB)
Better Business Bureau (BBB) serving Southeast Tennessee & Northwest Georiga is a non-profit organization that is made up of businesses that meet ethical standards and are interested in seeing that consumers get a fair deal in the marketplace. BBB does a bumber of things to advance marketplace trust: they evaluate businesses and charities based on ethical standards. They provide a forum for Customer Reviews; positive and negative. They provide free dispute resolution between consumers and businesses. They provide BBB Business Reviews for businesses and charities, giving them a letter grade to help you make informed decisions while doing business. They alert the public when they hear about scam's. BBB is simply here to help make you a better informed consumer.