We are the National Association of Real Estate Advisors

We train the nation’s top real estate professionals how to move beyond transactional agent relationships to become true ADVISORS to their clients.

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Elevate your Learning & Income Potential.

At NAREA, we teach real estate professionals how to get started in commercial and residential real estate, help them earn the prestigious CCA designation, with several more designations to come, enable networking between elite real estate advisors, provide a library of deal-tested proposal templates, and provide access to the investment analysis frameworks our members have used in over a billion dollars of transactions…and counting.

Prestigious Designation

Proudly display the CCA designation in all of your marketing materials. You’re now an ADVISOR, being able to support ALL of your real estate client needs.

Experienced Instructor

Ken Holman has over 40 years of real estate brokerage and development experience. Use the same methods and tools that enabled Ken to do over $500 million in real estate transactions.

Forms & Templates

Gain access to the proper forms and templates needed to execute commercial transactions correctly. You’ll no longer need RocketLawyer.com for your contracts!

Investment Analysis Toolkit

Enroll and get instant access to our Investment Analysis tools. We teach you how to properly evaluate commercial investment opportunities. Separate yourself from the rest!

Meet the Founder of NAREA

Kenneth T. Holman

Ken Holman founded the National Association of Real Estate Advisors (NAREA) in 2012 with the goal of helping more agents move beyond the transactional relationship trap. As president of Overland Group, Inc., Ken has been involved in hundreds of real estate deals in every aspect: brokerage, construction, development, financing, property management and real estate investing in both commercial and residential real estate.

Mr. Holman holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business. Ken also holds the following licenses: Real Estate Broker’s License and General Contractor’s License.

He is affiliated with the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and holds the following designations: CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) with the CCIM Institute; CPM (Certified Property Manager) with the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM); CCA (Certified Commercial Advisor) with the National Association of Real Estate Advisors (NAREA); CRS (Certified Residential Specialist) with the Residential Real Estate Council (RRC); SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist) with the National Association of Realtors; and CDEI (Certified Distance Education Instructor) with the International Distance Education Certification Center (IDECC).



Completed Commercial Real Estate Transactions

“Multi-family, office, new construction, industrial, hotels, apartments, self storage, assisted living, buying, selling, leasing, investing…you name it – Ken’s most likely done it.”

Ready to Take Your Real Estate Career to the Next Level?

Become an Advisor by Earning the Prestigious CCA (Certified Commercial Advisor) Designation.

The Certified Commercial Advisor Program consists of over 36 hours of video content and over 500 pages of written material covering every aspect of commercial real estate.

From buying and selling multi-family properties, to listing and leasing office buildings, to property management and commercial financing, to investing in commercial real estate using self-directed 401k and IRA accounts…you’ll learn it all in this program.

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