SIOR 2017 Summer Designation Course: Core Components of Commercial Brokerage

SIOR courses provide the industries best training programs to learn the fundamentals of commercial real estate brokerage from seasoned practitioners.

Date: June 26-28, 2017
Location: Chicago, IL            

Please note: the final elective class for this course, Introduction to Real Estate Investment & Finance, is available on-demand. Please click here to register for this elective.

Agenda/Education Program

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Monday, June 26
7:30-8:00 a.m. - Registration
8 a.m.-12 noon - Ethics & Professional Standards
Instructor: David Bercu, SIOR, CCIM

12 noon-1 p.m. - Class Luncheon

1-6 p.m. - Construction
Instructor: Don Ossey, SIOR

6 p.m. - Class Reception

Tuesday, June 27
8 a.m.-3 p.m. - Understanding the Lease Agreement
Instructor: David Bercu, SIOR, CCIM
Instructor: James A. Hochman, Esq.

3 p.m. - Mandatory Topics Exam

Wednesday, June 28
8 a.m.-12 noon - Negotiation Skills
Instructor: Robert Nahigian, SIOR, CRE, FRICS, MCR

1-5 p.m - Consolidating a Business Strategy
Instructor: Paul Kluck, SIOR

5 p.m. - Elective Topics Exam

Click here to register online.
Click here to register via the PDF form. Please email or fax your completed registration form to or 202.517.9151.

Registration Fees - Early Bird Pricing (Through 5/24/2016 )

All Topics - $1650
Mandatory Topics - $990
Mandatory Topics + 1 Elective - $1320
A la Carte - $330 (per topic)

 Registration Fees - Regular Pricing (After 5/24/2017)
All Topics - $1750
Mandatory Topics - $1090 
Mandatory Topics + 1 Elective - $1420
A la Carte - $375 (per topic)

Candidate Member Registration Fees (EB/Regular)
All Topics - $1485/$1575
Mandatory Topics - $891/$981
Mandatory Topics + 1 Elective - $1188/$1278
A la Carte - $290/$338 (per topic)

Cancellation Policy
All course refund requests must be submitted in writing via fax at 202.517.9151 or email to All refunds will be returned via the same method of payment according to the refund deadlines below. Refunds will not be granted for "no shows."Refunds will not be granted for "no shows." Key refund deadlines:

In Full: through May 24, 2017 (less a $100 administrative fee)
50% Refundable: May 25- June 7, 2017 (less a $100 administrative fee)
No Refunds: After June 7, 2017 or for "No Shows"

If a course registrant cancels a registration and transfers the registration to another course offered in the same calendar year, the registrant will be charged a $100 processing fee. A course registration can only be transferred one time and any future cancellations will be subject to the standard refund deadlines outlined above.

Course Location
Omni Chicago
676 N. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Click here to make your hotel reservation.

Group room rate: $245/$255 (single/double)
All guest rooms are subject to a tax (currently 17.4%). The group room rate can only be guaranteed until May 25, 2017.

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