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Anthony Maronitis Receives CCIM Designation


COLUMBUS, OH – 4/10/2017 – NAI Ohio Equities, a member of the world’s premier managed network of commercial real estate firms is proud to announce that Anthony Maronitis has been awarded the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation by CCIM Institute. The designation was awarded during CCIM Institute’s annual governance meetings in Chicago.

Anthony was among the 164 commercial real estate professionals who earned the designation by passing the CCIM Institute’s Comprehensive Examination, the final element in the designation process. This new group of CCIM designees hails from 37 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Canada, and even one from Germany.

 “We are proud of our agents for understanding the importance of furthering their education and learning within CCIM. This designation creates more value for our clients seeking to buy or sell income producing properties,” explained Michael Simpson, President of NAI Ohio Equities.

To earn the CCIM designation, commercial real estate professionals must complete more than 160 hours of case-study driven education covering topics such as interest-based negotiation, financial analysis, market analysis, user decision analysis, investment analysis, and ethics in commercial investment real estate. Candidates must also compile a portfolio demonstrating the depth of their commercial real estate experience and pass a comprehensive examination. 

Anthony has been with NAI Ohio Equities from 2004 and specializes in retail and investment properties. His approach is to fully understand the needs of his clients and then provide viable options along with the tools to make informed real estate decisions. Using the NAI network he can service their needs on a local, national or global level, as well as provide strong market knowledge, extensive research, and analytical expertise. He can be contacted at


About NAI Ohio Equities

Operating as central Ohio’s largest locally owned commercial real estate company; NAI Ohio Equities, LLC Realtors has been serving the Columbus real estate market for 45 years. Our mission is to provide the highest quality real estate service by adding value to our client’s assets and real estate needs through expert analysis, market knowledge, and personalized service.

As Central Ohio’s local leader in commercial real estate, NAI Ohio Equities employs more than 35 experienced agents that together make up our qualified Brokerage Department. We also have an experienced Property Management Division managing more than 12.5 million square feet of property that include over 10,000 units in various homeowner associations, condominiums, and apartment communities throughout Central Ohio.


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About the CCIM Institute

Since 1967, the Chicago-based CCIM Institute has conferred the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation to commercial real estate and allied professionals through an extensive curriculum of 160 classroom hours and professional experiential requirements. The CCIM curriculum was redesigned in 2010 to reflect changing student demographics and real estate brokerage services, growth in international markets, new technologies, and new delivery models. The core curriculum addresses financial analysis, market analysis, user decision analysis, investment analysis, and negotiation—the cornerstones of commercial investment real estate.


An affiliate of the National Association of Realtors®, the CCIM Institute also provides members with powerful technology tools including the Site To Do Business, an online site analysis, and demographics resource.


Currently, there are nearly 10,000 CCIMs in 1,000 U.S. markets and 31 additional countries, with another 3,000+ practitioners pursuing the designation, making the institute the governing body of one of the largest commercial real estate networks in the world. Visit for more information.



Learn more about the CCIM Institute’s education and designation program at



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