We believe that details matter, and we strive to align each decision during our investment process with the best interests of our stakeholders.

CIM Investment Process

Our diverse team of experts works together to execute each step of our investment process in-house. Individuals from our offices around the country contribute to projects representing a wide range of asset types and locations.

Sourcing

Source

  • Investments team identifies opportunities to support our strategies across the risk-return spectrum

  • All employees may contribute to sourcing projects
Assess

Assess

  • Investments team oversees an extensive due diligence and underwriting process and leads the transaction

  • Portfolio Oversight team determines if and how the project will enhance the greater portfolio
Acquire

Acquire

  • Investments team oversees the closing process

  • Operations facilitates the project’s integration into our portfolio
Manage

Manage

  • Development team oversees repositioning, design, engineering and construction management when applicable

  • Leasing team handles leasing of vacant spaces as necessary

  • Onsight Property Management team oversees day-to-day operations and maintenance of properties
Sell

Sell

  • Investments and Portfolio Oversight teams analyze assets and make recommendations for disposition

Our Distinct Urban Approach

This process applies to projects across all our strategies and in communities of all sizes. Our urban community-based strategies incorporate additional investment process steps and features.

Securities distributed by affiliate broker-dealer: CCO Capital, LLC, member: FINRA / SIPC