Certified Property Manager®
Certified Property Management® or CPM® is a professional designation awarded by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) which is an affiliate of the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). To achieve the CPM® designation, a candidate must pass eight comprehensive courses offered by IREM, hold a real estate license, complete a written management plan for a property, have at lest three years of experience managing a portfolio of properties, pass a written examination, and agree to comply with the IREM Code of Ethics.
Institute of Real Estate Management
The Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) has been the source for education and information for members since 1933. IREM certifies qualified members with the CPM® designation. IREM is an affiliate of the National Associations of Realtors® (NAR).
National Association of Realtors
The National Associations of Realtors® (NAR) whose members are known as Realtors® is an association composed of property managers, real estate brokers and agents, real estate appraisers and other real estate professionals. IREM, which certifies members with the CPM® designation, is an affiliate of NAR. Members of NAR agree to comply with the NAR Code of Ethics.