Discover the Benefits of CREFC Membership

CREFC is the voice of the commercial and multifamily real estate finance industry, dedicated to promoting liquidity, transparency and efficiency. Our voice is member-driven and a catalyst for positive change and industry advancement. We are the only trade association devoted exclusively to this vital component of the economy across the U.S. and Canada. 

As a member, you will receive a host of benefits, including discounts at our annual conferences and events, access to the top professionals in the industry, participating in shaping best practices internally as well as with regulators and legislators, and educational opportunities.

We update members weekly on the latest industry developments and provide opportunities to grow your career, including our Young Professionals, Women’s Network , speaker’s bureau, and mentorship programs . Students and academics receive complimentary membership. Most importantly, members all serve on a forum where they participate in shaping the industry’s direction and best practices in a collaborative process.

Join us in making an impact on the commercial real estate finance industry. 


Join an active community of industry professionals

Market Data Resources

Access exclusive information and resources

Event Discounts

Get member discount on events and conferences

Advocacy Efforts

Develop advocacy efforts through our forums

Networks & Programs

Join the Women’s Network or Young Professionals program

Career Growth

Grow your career through our mentorship program

Industry News & Updates

Get the latest industry developments


Host an Event

Submit an event idea to CREFC


Who is a CREFC Member?

CREFC members are companies and individuals of companies from all sectors of the industry — portfolio and securitization lenders, loan and bond investors, private equity firms, loan servicers, rating agencies and other third-party market participants.

Which companies are members of CREFC? Is my firm a member?

Visit our Member Firms page to see the list of current member companies. CREFC members can access the membership directory and search for individuals within the association.

Which membership level should my firm apply for?

Membership level is determined by the amount of business your firm does in the industry. Visit our Membership Levels page to determine the right level for your firm.

Read more on our Membership FAQ page.

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CREFC offers industry participants an unparalleled ability to connect, participate, advocate and learn!
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