East Hartford, CT The CCIM Connecticut Chapter will hold a CI101 Course, “Financial Analysis for Commercial Investment Real Estate,” on September 26-29 at Goodwin University. The course will be taught by Connecticut chapter past president and CCIM 2022 Instructor of the Year Stanley Gniazdowski, CCIM, CRE. The Connecticut Chapter has also been accepting applications for the Stan Gniazdowski & Carl Russell Named Endowed Scholarship, winners to be announced. The scholarship recipient will have the choice of full course tuition reimbursement for the upcoming CI101 course OR $1,000 towards another CCIM designation course (CI101, CI102, CI103 or CI104) taken online or hosted by another chapter. Registration for upcoming courses and events can be found on the chapter website: www.CTCCIM.com
The upcoming CI 101 is a bedrock class for real estate practitioners at a time when risk mitigation, pricing, and cycle assurance have become critical to investors. CI 101 introduces the CCIM Cash Flow Model, a tool for ensuring your investment decisions are based on wise finance fundamentals. During the course, you will learn how to use key financial concepts such as Internal Rate of Return (IRR), Net Present Value (NPV), Cap Rate, Capital Accumulation, and the Annual Growth Rate of Capital to compare different types of commercial real estate investments. This course will teach you how to: make informed investment decisions using the CCIM Cash Flow Model; measure the impact of federal taxation and financial leverage on the cash flow from the acquisition, ownership, and disposition phases of real estate investment; and use real estate analysis tools to quantify investment return.
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