News › Connecticut Chapter of CCIM Market Review

Thursday, August 15, 2013

July 29, 2013

Milford, CT – The Connecticut Chapter of CCIM recently held its First Annual Commercial Real Estate Market Review and Forecast at the Great River Golf Club in Milford, CT.  The event featured keynote speaker and economist James Moran of Cushman & Wakefield, panelists Fred Petrella, CCIM and CT CCIM Chapter President, Steve Patten, CCIM, Torrey Brooks, CCIM, Ed Jordan, CCIM, Jeff Gage, CCIM, and Geoff Fitzgerald of BL Companies.  Moran provided an economic overview of commercial real estate in CT and the panelists informed the audience of the condition and expectations of the industrial, retail, investment, multifamily, office segments as well as the new development pipeline. With 85 registrants from across the state and Massachusetts, the meeting was well attended.  The event was sponsored by Webster Bank, Stewart Title, Peoples United Bank, Community Investment Corporation and the Connecticut Economic Resource Center.

The Connecticut Chapter of CCIM is dedicated to providing its members and the commercial real estate community the highest quality education and information available within an environment that fosters networking and cross-marketing of properties.  For more information about the Connecticut CCIM Chapter or to find out how to join, contact Fred Petrella, Chapter president at

The CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) Institute is an international organization of professionals in the commercial real estate industry.  With over 13,000 Designees, the Institute has a worldwide presence.  CCIM Designees represent the pinnacle of the commercial real estate industry.  For more information on the CCIM Institute or to learn about achieving the CCIM Designation, go to