CLFP Designation Application

General Information

Company Information

Personal Information - Verified on Test Date

Leasing Experience

Your leasing experience is necessary to help determine your CLFP date upon passing the Exam. For those with less than 3 years' industry experience, you will be considered a CLFP Associate until your third year in the industry, at which time you will be a full CLFP.

Ethics Standards

(Please provide the complete details in a separate email for any yes answer to
Have you ever been convicted of, or are you now under indictment for, a felony crime?
Have you ever been sanctioned by a leasing trade organization for conduct or business practices? .
Are you now the subject of any action before the Ethics or Standards Committee of any leasing trade organization?
Have you ever had a license to do business revoked, for cause, by a government entity, including licenses for real estate, insurance, securities, mortgage brokerage or the like?
Are you now the subject of any investigation by a governmental agency that could result in the revocation of a license to do business?


“By applying for certification and recertification I agree that, if certification or recertification is granted, I will adhere strictly to the Standards of Professional Conduct of the CLFP Foundation (the “Standards”). I am aware that certification or recertification may be revoked due to, among other things, a finding by the Foundation that I have failed to adhere to the Standards. I agree to participate in any peer review or examination conducted by the Board of Directors or designated representatives of the Foundation and to be bound by the results of any such review or examination. If my certification or recertification is revoked or other disciplinary action is taken upon finding that I have violated the Standards, I agree I shall have no right or cause of action to pursue any claim against the Foundation or any member of its Board of Directors, Advisory Council, its officers, Executive Director or other representatives and I hereby waive and release any claim that I may have, at law or in equity, arising out of any such revocation or other disciplinary action.”

Pre-Examination Question

Which of the following to plan to use to prepare for the exam? (Select all that apply)
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The designation of Certified Lease & Finance Professional sets the standard for professionalism in the leasing
industry. This prestigious and coveted designation is designed to identify and recognize those individuals
within the leasing profession who have demonstrated, through experience, testing and conduct, their
competency in leasing. The letters “CLFP” behind their name represents a visible recognition of this
professional achievement and status. This is the first step in reaching that designation and obtaining the CLFP
Associate designation.


• A Certified Lease & Finance Professional will always strive to conduct all business dealings in an honest,
ethical, and professional manner.
• A Certified Lease & Finance Professional will respect ownership of funds delivered as advanced fees or
security deposits and will treat in a fiduciary capacity all funds received in that capacity.
• A Certified Lease & Finance Professional will strive to constantly gain additional education to improve
his/her professional competency and will work to promote education and integrity within the leasing
• A Certified Lease & Finance Professional will never knowingly make false or misleading statements to
his/her employer, employees, customers, vendors, brokers or funding sources.
• A Certified Lease & Finance Professional will never be involved in fraudulent activities.
• A Certified Lease & Finance Professional will act in a leadership role in the industry and always be held to
the highest standards of conduct applicable to the industry.