2018 NAR Annual Conference Recap

The National Association of REALTORS® held their annual conference in Boston at the beginning of November. This year’s conference featured the first ever REALTOR® Relief Run that raised over $100,000 for the REALTOR® Relief Foundation and many local charities, a General Session with Actor and Entrepreneur Mark Wahlberg, and Exhibit Hall with hundreds of vendors from across the country.

The NAR Annual conference is an opportunity for REALTORS® from across the country to meet with, share with and enjoy the company of over 20,000 REALTOR® colleagues from large firms, small firms and firms that face the same challenges that they encounter every day. The largest trade show and conference in the real estate also features national Speakers such as Leigh Brown and Nobu Hata to speakers you will soon discover are the leading voices in Real Estate. Attending this NAR Annual conference should be in everyone business plan. It will allow you to be exposed to ideas and concepts that may be in its maturation or just taking off. The next conference will be held in November 2019 in San Francisco. Get more information about that here:

One of the big takeaways from this year’s conference was the introduction of C2EX – the Commitment to Excellence. An initiative started many years ago that will allow REALTORS® from across the country to log into and online portal to increase their professionalism. By logging into www.C2EX.realtor, REALTORS® can take a self-guided path to raising the bar in real estate. The goal of the Commitment to Excellence program is to raise the professionalism in Real Estate and provide an addition resource to state and local association to help improve the professionalism for dedicated REALTORS®.

For more information about the events at the Boston NAR Conference, log onto https://www.conferencelive.realtor. There you can see pictures videos and articles written by REALTORS® from across the country.

Axay Parekh
AxTulsa Realty Grp – Re/Max Life

 

 

 

 

 

Listen to the Talking Real episode with Stephanie Carter (Edmond AE) & Robin Johnson (Norman AE) where we recap the 2018 Annual Confernce.