Network,Find Opportunities,Find Funding, Promote Events and Services
Time: November 13, 2009 to November 16, 2009
Location: San Diego Convention Center
City/Town: San Diego, CA US
Website or Map: http://www.realtor.org/conven…
Event Type: tradeshow/convention
Organized By: Hilary Marsh http://www.linkedin.com/in/hilarymarsh
Latest Activity: Oct 30, 2009
THE 2009 REALTORS® CONFERENCE & EXPO
There’s never been a more critical time to attend
Let’s be honest - it’s been a difficult year in real estate. That’s why this year’s Conference & Expo is dedicated to addressing the industry issues that affect all REALTORS® nationwide. There’s never been a more important time to invest in education and networking for your business. Join us in San Diego, November 13-16, and prepare yourself for the next industry upturn.
Don’t miss these key sessions at this year’s Conference & Expo:
David H. Stevens Sabrina Soto Michael Murphy Bill Press
An Hour With the FHA Commissioner
David H. Stevens, FHA Commissioner (HUD/Federal Housing Administration), will address current issues including loan limits, condo rules, appraisals, and the solvency of the FHA insurance fund.
Test Out Your On-Camera Presence
Join Sabrina Soto, host of HGTV’s Real Estate Intervention, in a simulated, interactive home walk-thru. Session attendees are the studio audience and may become stage participants as Sabrina shares techniques that you can incorporate into your marketing plan.
Legislative and Political Forum
Political insiders Michael Murphy and Bill Press will discuss the evolving political landscape and how it will impact the House and Senate races. Both men tell it like it is from their perspectives, which is sure to provoke a lively discussion.
Come for the work, stay for the vacation
Didn’t get that summer weather you hoped for in your town? Or just looking to take a break from it all? San Diego ranks as one of the top 10 sunniest locations in the U.S., and November is the sunniest month for the city.
But don’t take it from us – take it from your colleagues! Let Shannon Williams King, Chair of REALTOR® Magazine’s Young Professionals Network, take you on a personal video tour of her favorite San Diego destinations.
Remember – your trip to San Diego is tax-deductible! Make the most of your working vacation and sign up for special tours and attractions today. Your guests can use their Fun Bucks to explore San Diego, but sign them up soon to reserve their space.
All Hands on Deck to Meet William Shatner
Come to the NAR booth on Saturday between 1 and 4 p.m. to meet a legend: William Shatner, star of television and movies for more than 40 years, will be signing autographs and posing for photos. Whether you're a fan of Star Trek, Boston Legal, or his priceless Priceline commercials, come and meet a cultural icon!
Five ways to get your money’s worth
We know money is tight and budgets have been cut. That’s why we’re working to make it easy and affordable for you to attend this year’s Conference & Expo. Check out our top five ways to save money during your trip to San Diego.
1. Choose the registration that best fits your needs and schedule: Expo-only pass for $25, one-day pass for $130, or full Conference pass for $330.
2. Save on airfare by booking through NAR’s Orbitz for Business partnership, or save up to 5% on United Airlines flights using meeting promotional code 502CP.
3. Room share with a friend. We have negotiated the best rates for San Diego hotels – low rates are still available.
4. Take a shuttle. Complimentary shuttles to the Convention Center are available to and from select hotels. NAR also offers an affordable airport shuttle.
5. Use your membership. As an NAR member, you’re entitled to special rates on car rental services. Learn more about discounts on Avis, Budget, and Hertz car rental services.