Mike Shaffer


Mike Shaffer, CCIM
Investment Broker
[email protected]

Licensed Realtor since 1974

1994 – present,  Commercial/Investment Specialist, Skogman Realty
1981-1989 President and Managing Partner, Iowa Realty of Cedar Rapids
1979-1981 President, Shaffer & Associates Realtors
1976-1979 Manager-Sales, Colonial & Associates Realtors
1974-1975 Sales Agent and Property Manager, Zachar Realty

Association and Advisory Activities:

2005 Chair, Commercial Roundtable (Eastern Iowa Commercial Brokers)
1997 President, Eastern Iowa Information Services, Regional MLS Provider
1995-1996 Executive Committee Cedar Rapids Area Association of Realtors
1993 Realtor of the Year Cedar Rapids Area Association of Realtors
1993 President Cedar Rapids Area Association of Realtors
1992 President, ERA Regional Broker’s Council
1991-1993 Director, Cedar Rapids Board of Realtors (Prior Director 1981-1983)

Memberships – Designations

Cedar Rapids Area Association of Realtors
Cedar Rapids-Marion Home Builder’s Association
Cedar Rapids Chamber of Commerce
CCIM Designee, National Association of Realtors
RECS Designee, Real Estate Cyberspace Society

Iowa CCIM Chapter
Member Iowa City Realtors Commercial Round Table

Other Business Interests:

Partner J & M Investments – Developer, Northridge Professional Park-6 Building Office Complex 1630-1700 42nd Street NE

Originator and Partner in several Real Estate General Partnerships dealing primarily in Land, Home building and Commercial Real Estate.


B.S. Business Administration Mount Mercy College – 1974
Advanced real estate education and training including: Real Estate Exchanges, Real Estate Investment Analysis, Creative Real Estate, Real Estate Problem Solving, CCIM , courses CI 101, 201, 301, 407, CCR,   CCIM Comprehensive exam