NAR Education Matrix

Financial Analysis for Commercial Real Estate (CI 101)

Want to learn financial analysis concepts and tools so you can make smart investment decisions? In CI 101, you’ll use CCIM’s Cash Flow Model. Learn to apply the CCIM Cash Flow Model to perform a before-and-after tax financial analysis of a real estate investment. Additional concepts explored include IRR, NPV, Cap Rate, Capital Accumulation, and the Annual Growth Rate of Capital.

This class will also introduce you to two other important tools—the CCIM Strategic Analysis Model, the fundamentals behind the numbers, and the CCIM Decision-Making Model, a process for analyzing and making real estate decisions.

After completing this course, you will be able to:
  • Make better investment decisions by using the CCIM Cash Flow Model as a framework for real estate analysis.
  • Make investment decisions using investor preferences
  • Apply state-of-the-art real estate analysis tools to quantify investment return.
  • Measure the impact of federal taxation and financial leverage on the cash flow from acquisition, ownership and disposition phases of real estate investment.

CCIM Institute
Course Length:   
Variable based on delivery format
Available Online:   
Additional Information:   
Continuing education credit may be available; visit CCIM Continuing Education for more information.

Designation or    Certification:   
This course can be credited towards the following designations or certifications:

Contact Information:

Web Site:
Education Page:    
CCIM Education