Syd Machat, CRE®, CCIM®, MBA
Real estate advisor and commercial practitioner.
Hagerstown Maryland’s Tri-State Area: advisory services; commercial brokerage; Farms
& acreage; site selection; property evaluations; owner, investor, corporate consultations,
Commercial-investment director & trainer for the largest general brokerage firm in the
Mid-Atlantic Area for 13 years.
Counselor of Real Estate (CRE®), globally-recognized professional designation.
CCIM® commercial-investment certification. A.B. Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa.
MBA, real estate & business management, American University, Washington, D.C.
Instructor: MAR Graduate Realtors Institute; Hagerstown Community College; Kirks
Institute of Advanced Real Estate Studies, MD/DC. Kaplan Education author for post-
licensing curricula and online Continuing Education classes..
Former real estate regulatory official: appointed to State Real Estate Commission serving
as a Commissioner for 13 years; chairman for 2 years. Past President & Member
Emeritus of the Association of Real Estate License Law Officials® (ARELLO).
Past president of the Pen-Mar Regional Association of REALTORS®. Distinguished
Service Award Recipient. National Association of REALTORS: REALTOR Emeritus,
Associate Broker, Bowen Commercial Group of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices
Homesale Realty. Broker-Owner Machat Taylor, Real Estate Counseling.
Harmonica Jazziz jazz combo, leader. Chromatic harmonica + latin percussion. Syd lives
with his family on a small farm in the Town of Keedysville, Md,