Christopher Baj Earns Prestigious CCIM Designation


Joins Network of more than 15,000 Commercial Real Estate Professionals

Stroudsburg, PA – Christopher Baj, Commercial Advisor with Michael Baxter & Associates Commercial Real Estate & Property Management earned the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation from the CCIM Institute, one of the leading commercial real estate associations in the world.

Earning the designation at the Institute’s biannual business meetings in Bethesda, Maryland, Baj was among 194 commercial real estate professionals who passed the CCIM Comprehensive Examination, the final component in the designation process.

The CCIM designation is awarded to commercial real estate professionals upon completion of the graduate-level Core Course curriculum and attainment of a level of qualifying experience.  The curriculum addresses: financial analysis, market analysis, user decision analysis and investment analysis – the cornerstones of commercial investment real estate.

CCIMs are recognized experts in commercial real estate brokerage, leasing, asset management, valuation, and investment analysis.  Since 1969, the Chicago-based CCIM Institute has conferred the Certified Commercial Investment Member designation to commercial real estate and allied professionals through an extensive curriculum of 200 classroom hours and professional experiential requirements.

In addition to his CCIM designation, Baj is also a Certified Public Accountant in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. With more than 20 years of business development experience, Baj looks for value-added attributes inherent to commercial real estate which maximizes value for clients.