NAIOP | Maryland Chapter

About Us // Who We Are / Our Mission

NAIOP Maryland represents the state’s commercial real estate industry.  The association’s membership is largely comprised of companies involved in development, investment, construction, brokerage, asset management, finance, architecture, engineering and legal services associated with office, industrial, retail and mixed use real estate. 

NAIOP Maryland serves as the industry’s legislative advocate and provides strong educational and networking opportunities at the national, state and local levels which benefit NAIOP members and the communities where they work and live.

Click here to read the “8 Reasons Why” NAIOP Maryland won Chapter of the Year.


• Advocates on behalf of the commercial real estate industry in the General Assembly and County Governments
• Monitors state and local legislative activity
• Develops policy positions in support of the industry
• Establishes relationships with Maryland’s elected officials
• Provides support through the Political Action Committee to legislators who advance economic development and growth

Networking & Relationships

• Creates opportunities to establish new or strengthen existing relationships with industry professionals through monthly meetings, events and receptions
• Offers committee involvement to better serve the organization and create additional relationships with fellow committee members
• Showcases the best industry projects through a bi-annual awards program
• Offers accessibility to local and national NAIOP members

Education & Community Service

• Creates forums offering continuing education hours
• Develops programs focusing on Sustainability and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)
• Focuses on the community with service projects, programs and initiatives
• Offers access to local seminars for continuing education, national webinars and forums and other professional development opportunities on the local and national level.