Denton, Texas (PRWEB) June 18, 2014
Don Windle, of Denton based WW Real Estate Advisors, 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 on May 7th at The Counselors’ 2014 Midyear Meetings in Austin, Texas.
Professionally, Don Windle is a retired probate court judge and a board certified attorney by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of Texas in Commercial Real Estate Law, Residential Real Estate Law, Farm and Ranch Real Estate Law as well as Civil Trial Law. Since 1972 he has also been a licensed real estate broker in Texas. He is an instructor for the Texas Real Estate Commission (TREC) and the Texas Association of Realtors (TAR). Windle graduated from the University of North Texas in 1970 and the Texas Tech Law School in 1973.
“It is a great honor to receive this recognition from the CRE organization and to now have this designation,” said Don Windle. “My law practice and my real estate practice have led me to a point where I am able to combine the two areas and help to resolve complex real estate matters.” Windle is one of only 91 CRE’s in the State of Texas.
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.
Of the over 150,000 practitioners in commercial real estate today, fewer than 1,100 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.