Industry Associations

African Real Estate Society AFRES International Real Estate—Africa
American Institute of Architects AIA Architecture, Design, Construction
American Real Estate Society ARES Academic, Research
American Real Estate and Urban Economics Association AREUEA Research on real estate development, planning.
Asian Real Estate Society ASRES International Real Estate—Asia
Associated General Contractors of America AGC Construction Management and Contracting
Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate AFIRE Foreign Investment
Building Owners and Managers Association BOMA Corporate Real Estate, Property Management
International CCIM Institute CCIM Commercial Real Estate Investment
Central European Real Estate Network CEREAN International Real Estate
Commercial Real Estate Women CREW Women’s Professional Issues in Real Estate
Construction Financial Management CFMA Construction accounting and finance
Association CoreNet Global CoreNet Corporate Real Estate
The Counselors of Real Estate CRE Real Estate Advisory Services
European Public Real Estate Association EPRA Publicly-traded European Real Estate
European Real Estate Society ERES Real Estate Research, Academic and Professional
Global Real Estate Institute GRI International Development, Investment, Banking
Green Building Council USGBC Sustainability, Green
International Council of Shopping Centers ICSA Retail
International Real Estate Federation FIABCI International Real Estate, All Specialties
International Real Estate Institute IREI International Real Estate, Investment, Ownership
International Real Estate Society IRES Real Estate Research, Academic and Professional
International Union for Housing Finance IUHF International Housing Finance, Residential
International Union of Property Owners UIPI International property ownership (Europe)
Latin American Real Estate Society LARES International Real Estate—Latin America
The Middle East and North Africa Real Estate Society MENARES International Real Estate—Middle East/North Africa
MIPIM World MIPIM Development, Investment, Ownership
Mortgage Bankers Association MBA Finance, Debt Capital
NAIOP: The Commercial Real Estate Development Association NAIOP International Development, Investment, Ownership
National Apartment Association NAA Multifamily Housing
National Association of Home Builders NAHB Housing
National Association of Real Estate Investment Managers NAREIM Investment Management
National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts NAREIT REITs
National Association of REALTORS® NAR Brokerage
National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries NCREIF Investment Management
National Association of Residential Property Managers NARPM Residential Property Management
National Housing Institute NHI Affordable Housing
National Multi Housing Council NMHC Multifamily Housing
National Network of Commercial Real Estate Women CREW Commercial Real Estate
Pacific Rim Real Estate Society PRRES International Real Estate—Pacific Rim
Pension Real Estate Association PREA Investment Management
Property Council of Australia PCA Development, Investment, Management (Australia)
Real Estate Finance Association REFA Finance, Investment
Real Estate Research Institute RERI Research
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (UK) RICS International land, property, and construction organization. Focused on UK and sovereign nations.
Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS SIOR Industrial, office brokerage
The Urban Land Institute ULI International Development, Design, Investment