REALTORS® Conference & Expo Archive

NAR Global’s Top 10 Moments in 2016

As we wrap up another successful year here in NAR’s Global division, it’s time to reflect on our top highlights throughout the past 365 days. We accomplished a lot in 2016 and wanted to share with you our favorite...
December 22, 2016

Top 10 Takeaways From Global Day

Each year at the REALTORS® Conference & Expo we celebrate Global Day, a full day of internationally-geared education sessions and meetings. This year we had nearly 1,500 international attendees, many of whom helped pack the room full throughout Global...

Earning my CIPS in Canada

When I first joined the NAR Global team earlier this year I was thrilled to discover that NAR encourages staff to earn their CIPS designation. I was even more excited to learn I would be taking Global Real Estate:...
October 13, 2016

Planning Your Trip to the REALTORS® Conference and Expo with a “Global Mindset”

We have talked about the importance of having a global mindset time and time again. Part of shifting your mindset to global means actively planning for more international business. A large portion of this clientele is built by networking...
September 20, 2016

REALTORS® Association of Jamaica: Celebrating History and Envisioning the Future

During the week of June 6, 2016, The Realtors® Association of Jamaica (RAJ) celebrated their 50th Anniversary. Led by President Edwin Wint, the RAJ is a bi-lateral partner of NAR with over 900 members – all of which are...

Network With The Best of Them

We are just days away from the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, and many of you might be asking yourself how can you best make use of your time at the event (or any other). Aside from the...

NAR Staff Veteran Finds Immediate Benefit in CIPS Designation

by Jan Hope, Vice President, NAR Commercial & Global Services I serve as Vice President of the Commercial & Global Services department at NAR.  The Certified International Property Specialist (CIPS) program resides in my area so it was natural...
January 9, 2015

Didn’t Make it to New Orleans? Follow Along at ConferenceLive!

Sitting here in New Orleans, I’m just waiting for 17,000 of my closest REALTOR® friends to arrive for the learning, networking and FUN that awaits (And all the great food…)! If you aren’t joining us this year, we will...
November 6, 2014

Plan Your Conference Agenda Around International Business Goals

The baseball great (and always entertaining) Yogi Berra once said, ““If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.” It’s not the most intellectually stimulating quote out there but, well, I have baseball fever with...
October 8, 2014

Global Challenges: At the State Level

At the State and Local Forum on Global Business in November 2013 in San Francisco, leaders on the association staff and member side gathered to discuss best practices, new ideas and challenges involved with starting or growing global programs...
January 15, 2014