Real estate agent earns commercial certification

Ray Rickard, a real estate agent with Re/Max 4000 in Grand Junction, has earned designation as a Certified Commercial Investment Member.

Ray Rickard

Rickard was among 348 commercial real estate professionals who earned the designation by passing a comprehensive examination, the final step in the process.

The CCIM designation is awarded to real estate professionals who complete a graduate-level curriculum and present a portfolio of qualifying industry experience. Professionals with the CCIM designation are recognized as experts in commercial real estate brokerage, leasing, asset management, valuation and investment analysis.

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