Mark Duclos, SIOR, CRE,
President of Hartford CT based Sentry Commercial, has been awarded the CRE (Counselor of Real Estate) credential by The
Counselors of Real Estate, an international group of high profile real estate
practitioners who provide expert advisory services to clients on complex real
property and land-related matters. The credential
was awarded in September at the Counselors’ 2017 Annual Convention in Montréal.
Duclos has practiced commercial real estate brokerage and consulting since 1986
and co-founded Sentry Commercial in 1991.
Membership in The Counselors of Real Estate is selective and is
extended by invitation only, attesting to the practitioner’s expertise and
proven competence in his or her chosen area of real estate. Members receive the
CRE credential in recognition of proven
superior problem-solving ability. Once
invited to membership, Counselors must adhere to a strict Code of Ethics and
Standards of Professional Practice. Counselors
are recognized in the marketplace as having consistently demonstrated the
highest levels of knowledge, experience, integrity, and judgment. Fewer than
1100 real estate professionals currently hold the CRE credential.
The Counselors of Real Estate, established in 1953 and headquartered in
Chicago, Illinois, is an international professional organization whose members
provide objective, reliable advice and counsel on matters affecting all forms
of real property in the United States and abroad. Members include ranking
representatives of real estate consulting, financial, legal and accounting firms
as well as leaders of Wall Street, government and academia.