U.S. and Canada - Membership Levels 

Level I - $15,000 Annual Dues


Any firm that has a commercial real estate debt business of $10 billion or more, such as:

  • Lenders/Investors with $10 billion or more in commercial real estate debt exposure
  • Mortgage Bankers with $10 billion or more in annual commercial real estate debt origination
  • Mortgage Servicers with $10 billion or more of loans in servicing
  • Law Firms who have represented $10 billion or more in commercial real estate debt business including securitization deals, loans, servicing, etc. during the last calendar year
  • Bond Underwriters who have underwritten $10 billion or more in commercial real estate debt deals during the last calendar year
  • Any firm with commercial real estate debt securities trading volume in excess of $10 billion annually
  • Any service provider who serves clients on $10 billion or more in outstanding commercial real estate debt
  • Rating Agencies who rate $10 billion or more in outstanding commercial real estate debt deals
  • Big Four Accounting Firms

    All Level I companies are entitled to one (1) Voting Representative.

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Level II - $7,500 Annual Dues

  • Any firm with a commercial real estate debt business of $5 billion or more, but less than $10 billion, as defined under Level 1 above

    All Level II companies are entitled to one (1) Voting Representative.
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Level III - $5,000 Annual Dues

  • Any firm with a commercial real estate debt business of less than $5 billion, as defined under Level 1 above

    All Level III companies are entitled to one (1) Voting Representative.

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Level IV - Start-up Membership

  • Submit Application and a CREFC representative will contact you for further evaluation, details and approval.

    All Start-up companies are entitled to one (1) Voting Representative and up 5 employees on their member roster.

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Canadian Chapter - $3,000 USD Annual Dues


All Canadian Chapter companies are entitled to one (1) Voting Representative.

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Academic - Complimentary Membership

  • Full time Professors/Students only (must provide proof of enrollment).
  • Employed individuals not eligible.
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** If a firm qualifies under more than one criterion, it should use the criterion with the highest level of activity.