René Has Unique Experience and Expertise
With more than 28 years combined real estate investment brokerage and lending experience, and both the CCIM and CMPS designations, René serves as the Principal Broker at Pacwest Commercial Real Estate, Inc.
How René Works With Clients
René is committed to working with clients to understand their needs, and then helping them integrate mortgage, debt, and real estate strategies to create a plan that increases their net worth and safety.
Why Choose René and Pacwest?
From an unbeatable combination of experience and expertise to professional end-to-end care for every detail of every transaction and strong involvement in the local community, René and Pacwest are the perfect addition to your team.
What Are Her Qualifications?
René is a CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member)
Of all commercial real estate brokers worldwide, only 6% have attained the coveted CCIM designation. René has completed the most challenging commercial real estate education program in the industry. The CCIM curriculum focuses on the cornerstones of real estate use and investment and totals 200 classroom hours.
While earning the CCIM designation, René has developed a keen focus on how to structure and protect the real estate investment portfolio. She has honed her understanding of the disciplines of investment income property brokerage, leasing, and development. René has taken on the role of a strategic real estate investment counselor. She has the knowledge, experience and resources required to provide smart, timely and, accurate solutions.
René was a CMPS (Certified Mortgage Planner Specialist)
This professional designation is granted within the mortgage industry. It incorporates the five essential CMPS skills sets related to building wealth and creating an overall plan. To become certified René had to meet rigorous courses in: Financial Markets and Interest Rate Analysis, Cash Flow and Debt Analysis, Real Estate Equity Management, Real Estate Investment Planning, and Mortgage and Real Estate Taxation Concepts.
René Nelson, CCIM was awarded the 2013 CCIM Transaction of the Year Award for the Oregon/SW Washington CCIM Chapter. René recently closed a transaction with Core Campus who will be building a 12 story, 500 bed student housing complex near the University of Oregon.
Board and Committee Involvement:
Current Board of Director Member: Oregon and SW Washington CCIM Chapter
Current Member: Lane County Commercial Investment Division (CID) Past Program Chair: Lane County Women’s Council of Realtors
Past Vice President: Oregon Mortgage Brokers Association
Past President: Society of Financial Awareness – Lane County Chapter
Industry Specific Training and Education:
Real Estate Certificate of Completion – Lane Community College – 1989
Four Year Degree – Business Management – Linfield College – 1992
Todd Duncan’s Officer Production School – 1993 to 1994
Graduate School of Mortgage Banking – 1994 to 1995
Building Champion’s Business Coaching – 1995 to 2000
The CORE Training, Inc – 2001 to 2006
Rapport International Business Training – Master Graduate 2002
Strategic Coach Program – 2005 to 2008
Certified Mortgage Planner Specialist – 2005 to 2007
CCIM – Certified Commercial Investment Manager – 2007 to Present