Create commercial real estate development reports using GIS

Learn to geo-visualize imagery and data for the $50 billion commercial property industry. GIS skills are essential in developing real estate development reports to inform investments. Real estate students, investors, and commercial brokers will be shown how to identify unique real estate parcels using online government resources. This course teaches individuals detailed commercial property criteria, data preparation and collection, Google Earth and ESRI ArcGIS Pro tools in order to develop a visual market analysis.

203 students enrolled

  • List key commercial real estate attributes for investment
  • Use Google Earth Pro and ArcGIS Pro
  • Find parcel, utility, zoning, landuse, and topography data
  • Measure parcel dimensions
  • Calculate gross and net buildable area
  • Compute density requirements for commercial use
  • Visualize elevated building dimensions
  • Create property report and video fly-bys

You’ve worked hard, but want better career results.  Our program helps when…

  • You are looking to enter a cool industry that makes a global difference.
  • You feel like your academics are leaving you unprepared to enter industry.
  • You want a course that teaches you a solution rather than just software.
  • You want to connect with industry instructors and networks.

Create commercial real estate development reports using GIS

Join this class to access 10 modules on commercial real estate mapping.
Real estate players

(aka Understanding who needs to evaluate real estate)

Finding inventory

(aka Identify suitable parcels with assessor data)

Narrow your view

(aka Clip parcel boundaries for Google Earth Pro)

The Regs

(aka Reading zoning regulations)

Is it big enough

(aka Calculate gross and net buildable areas)

Park the car

(aka Calculating parking requirements)

Oblique views

(aka Outline vertical polygons in your scene)

Check the zoning

(aka Calculating number of units allowed by landuse zones)


(aka Generate a Google Earth Pro fly-by video)

Present a standard report

(aka Present your maps, stats, graphics to compare property alternatives for a client)

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You also get access to these bonuses

Data source list

Value $79

Commercial Real Estate players and criteria

Value $159

Template Real Estate Report

Value $199

Enter our online GIS program anytime.

It’s a flexible program. Pick just one course or complete any 6 to earn your GIS certificate.
Focus your learning where the best GIS jobs are.

A common GIS education path has been to pursue a Masters program in GIS. But it’s widely known in the industry that new geography grads are not getting enough exposure to cloud, mobile, and new geospatial programming environments.

So we assembled a world class team to teach you how to be the talent that the geospatial industry WILL HIRE. Compare the experience of our industry instructors and you’ll see why we top the list of best online GIS certificate programs.

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Knowledge Builder


Online Anytime


  • Professional network access
  • Development sandbox
  • GeoExpert webinars
  • Video coursework

Professional Builder


Instructor Access


  • Professional network access
  • Development sandbox
  • GeoExpert webinars
  • Video coursework

Plus these exclusive features:

  • Live instructor interaction
  • Multimedia portfolio creation
  • Connections to our partners

Certificate Builder


Earn Certification


  • Professional network access
  • Development sandbox
  • GeoExpert webinars
  • Video coursework

Plus these exclusive features:

  • Live instructor interaction
  • Multimedia portfolio creation
  • Connections to our partners

Plus college certification:

  • Career coaching
  • 2.4 CEUs (some schools)
  • Enterprise GIS Certificate

Compare Pricing

Earn your GIS Certificate in 6 months with flexible choice of classes.

Take the GIS classes you want, when you want, at the price level you want.

• Knowledge builder- asynchronous learning
• Professional builder- live instructor access
• Certificate builder- college certificate in GIS

Video Demos

Narrated industry stories and software demos


Applied tasks using data and GIS software

Instructor Access

Instructor review and feedback on deliverables


Project sign off and college certification

What can you achieve with these new skills?

With these skills you’ll be able to create intelligent commercial real estate reports.
Harvest relevant data

You will locate internal and external data sources to populate your report

Calculate buildable areas

You will learn how to calculate gross and net areas

Create geographic products

Generate maps, reports, and

Don’t settle for training that’s driven by people who don’t run projects.

When you learn from a Bootcamp GIS expert you get:
Technical experience
Industry insights
Professional network

About the Instructor

Lisa Hill is a Real Estate and GIS Analyst with over 24 years of commercial industrial real estate appraisal, finance, land use and GIS spatial expertise. Her spatial analysis and mapping skills include using government and public data resources, ESRI ArcMap & ArcGIS Pro, ArcGIS Online, Google Earth Pro, ERDAS Imagine, Excel, and MySQL. She has worked with various government agencies, analyzed commercial and industrial real estate across the United States, and enjoys identifying new data sources that are easy to use, typically free and honed to simplify business goals. Besides teaching commercial real estate analysis and GIS, Lisa enjoys surfing, gardening, fishing, traveling and writing.

Create commercial real estate development reports using GIS

Who is this class for?

The GIS industry is projected to be worth $18B by 2023. Despite this massive growth in new applications, there hasn’t been a single place for all of us to quickly learn tried and true skills from successful Subject Matter Experts (SMEs). Until Now! The people that purchase this course are:

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Talk to us and we’ll figure out your best path into the industry by suggesting project managers, companies, networks, and a GIS job recruiter. It’s simply the best GIS career advisement in the world.

Top reviews from Create Commercial Real Estate Development Reports Using GIS
David B   Feb 2, 2023

The GIS wasn’t that complex but good to know how its used for real estate which has simple needs.

Christopher C   Jan 24, 2023

I was a complete technophobe and you helped me learn GIS as a real estate professional. Thank you.

Skylar M   Dec 30, 2022

I can see a lot of opportunity to consult with real estate companies using the skills taught in this class.

Pratesh G   Dec 5, 2022

Course was good an mainly showed me how real estate development works.

Veera P   Nov 7, 2022

I could easily follow your demos. Class taught me about another great use of GIS.

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