Charleston, SC – Colliers International’s John Orr, CCIM has been nominated to the Board of the South Carolina Chapter of Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) organization. The SC CCIM Board organizes all CCIM education and networking events in SC. The Board's focus is to promote the CCIM education and connect SC CCIM members.
The CCIM designation is awarded to real estate professionals who have completed a prescribed graduate-level course of study, demonstrated a certifiable record of accomplishment in completing commercial investment real estate transactions, and who meet strict ethical standards. The SC CCIM Chapter is dedicated to providing its members with the highest quality educational programs, promoting the highest ethical standards in commercial real estate, and providing a forum where its member can learn, network and prosper.
Orr is Vice President of Colliers International’s Charleston office, focusing on retail in the Coastal South Carolina markets, in addition to servicing clients nationwide, and is an integral part of the Colliers Retail Services Team for Colliers International South Carolina.
Colliers International is a global leader in commercial real estate services, with over 15,800 professionals operating out of more than 485 offices in 63 countries. Colliers International delivers a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and insightful research.
Colliers International South Carolina has over 150 staff members, including 60 real estate professionals. Total brokerage volume for the firm in 2013 was approximately $350 million involving over 550 sales and leasing transactions. Colliers International is the largest manager of commercial property in South Carolina and is an Accredited Management Organization (AMO) through the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), with a portfolio of approximately 10.6 million square feet of office, industrial, retail and healthcare properties. Colliers International’s staff holds 45 professional designations, the most of any firm in South Carolina.