In today's connected society, it hardly seems worth the time and expense to attend professional conferences. Don't give up on the experience, though. Professional conferences are more than just a way to bring people together. They influence how you connect with others in the single family industry, provide new ideas for your business and help you devise new growth strategies. Digital can never replace meaningful face-to-face interactions with your peers or educational opportunities in a classroom, not to mention the camaraderie.
So, what are you waiting for? Sign up, have fun and run into a few of your favorite Propertyware team members at any of these events below:
1. NARPM Broker/Owner Retreat
When: March 20-22, 2017 (Education: March 20 - March 23)
What: The NARPM Broker/Owner Retreat, hosted by the National Association of Residential Property Managers, is an annual professional conference for designated brokers, company owners, regional managers, and major decision makers. It has become one of NARPM®’s most anticipated events.. The event runs March 20 – March 23 and has both conference sessions along with a trade fair. The education is packed with must-see speakers, presenting topics from How to Tell Your Story Online: Marketing – Content Marketing, SEO, Social Media from speaker Katie Lance on day one, to a general sessions panel on Legislative Changes and Regulatory Issues that Impact Your Business moderated by Scott Abernathy. Check out the full schedule.
This one is coming up fast! So, if you want to attend, you will have to register onsite. For hotel reservations, call The Mirage directly at 800-627-6667 and inform them that you are with the NARPM Owner/Broker Retreat.
Where: The Mirage Hotel and Casino - 3400 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109
2. CALNARPM (California State Chapter of the National Association of Residential Property Managers)
When: April 13 - 14, 2017 (Conference and Tradeshow) / April 12, 2017 NARPM Educational Classes
What: Join over 200 Top California property management professionals from 9 local NARPM chapters for their annual conference and trade show where you’ll learn what’s actually working today and where the industry is headed tomorrow. Each chapter represents a unique opportunity to network with local professionals, build strong local vendor relationships and benefit from the collective experience of top local professionals. CALNARRPM’s objective is professionalism and development of all California property managers.
Where: Napa Valley Marriott Hotel & Spa - 3425 Solano Avenue, Napa, CA 94558
There is a room block available. Make your reservations online or call the hotel directly at 707-253-8600.
3. IMN Single Family Rental Forum (Spring)
When: May 1-3, 2017
What: IMN Single Family Rental Investment Conference returns to Miami for its 5th edition this spring, bringing together key market participants include REITs, funds, aggregators, fix-and-flippers, and large-scale investors for 2.5 days of debate, discussion and networking. According to IMN, single family rental investments continue to soar and 1 in 9 single family homes in the United States are now rental properties. With the time being ripe to invest in this growing market, the sessions at IMN cover a variety of topics that range from flipping properties to changes to the property management business brought on by the current political climate.,
Where: Loews Miami Beach Hotel - 1601 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
There is a room block available until Friday, March 31st. To book a room, you may call the hotel directly at 888-879-0462 or book online.
4. NARPM Southern States Conference
When: June 28-30, 2017
What: This is the second annual Southern States Area Conference hosted by the Atlanta NARPM Chapter in beautiful Savannah, Georgia. Join fellow professionals from throughout the Southeast for a packed trade show, education opportunities on finance and risk management, and hear some of the best speakers in the industry. The event wraps on a Friday and NARPM is encouraging attendees to bring their families and make it a vacation. Early registration ends May 15, 2017. More information here - https://www.narpm.org/conferences/state-conferences/southern-states-conference/.
Where: Hyatt Regency Savannah, 2 W. Bay Street, Savannah, GA 31401
There is a room block available until May 29th. Make your reservations online or call the hotel directly at 912-238-1234.
5. RealWorld Conference
When: July 16-18, 2017 (Pre-Conference Training on Saturday, July 15 and Sunday, July 17)
What: RealWorld is one of the rental housing industry's most dynamic events, offering a balance of product training, industry insights, current trends and case studies from some of the most well-known companies in the industry. Our variety of networking events and meetings during RealWorld keep attendees coming back year after year. Whether it’s peers or product experts, RealWorld is the ideal forum for discussing challenges, innovations, keeping up with the state of the industry and a timely opportunity to meet with some of the best minds in the business!
Where: Wynn Las Vegas - 3131 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89109
There is a room block available for registered attendees and a special rate is available for registered attendees through June 14th. Register today.
Hopefully this list has inspired your plans for the coming months. Remember, it's not just about business, but much needed fun and relaxation as well!