REALTORS Conference & Expo

Green Activities at NAR Annual

2014 REALTORS® Conference and Expo

EverGreen Awards & Networking Reception
Green Programs and Sessions
Green Pavilion

Join the National Association of REALTORS® and NAR's Green REsource Council for the 2014 REALTORS® Conference and Expo in New Orleans, LA November 7-10, 2014. We hope to see everyone there! This site outlines some of the green-specific activities taking place at this year's conference.

EverGreen Awards & Networking Reception

Click here to Register to attend the 2014 EverGreen Awards and Networking Reception.

This event is FREE for all Green REsource Council members! If you have already reegistered for the Conference, simply add the event to your existing registration. If you still need to register for the Conference, be sure to select Sunday night's event in the "Ticketed Events" portion of registration. There is no cost for NAR Green Designees.


Green Programs and Sessions


You can find a complete list of Green sessions online at Add education sessions to your schedule at the Conference Scheduler site. This year's featured green sessions are listed below.


Marketing New and Existing High-performance Homes 
November 7, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 
Location: Morial Convention Center

Learn to think like a consumer and head home with a step-by-step strategy for gaining a foothold in the growing niche of high-performance homes. Nate Ellis, ABR, CIPS, e-PRO, GREEN, will teach you to think like today’s modern consumer. 

Maneuvering the Slippery Slopes of Environmental Pitfalls: Risk Management & License Law Forum 
November 7, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Morial Convention Center 

You’ll get a good sense of the current and emerging environmental issues that you’ll likely be facing in your practice. The session includes a speaker, a panel discussion, and a Q&A session on topics ranging from fracking and floodplain-related issues, to solar panels and clean-water issues.

Triple Bottom Line Your Business 
November 9, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Morial Convention Center 

Melisa Camp, Luis Imery, and James W. Mitchell will show you how to shape your business plan to cater to consumers interested in incorporating sustainability components into their properties. 
This is the first major meeting since NAR president Steve Brown’s environmental summit in July, and one of his goals was to make green topics more prominent throughout NAR. So don’t be surprised if you hear more green buzz around the convention floor, at meetings, and during meet-and-greets. 

Click Here for Registration for the REALTORS® Annual Conference and Expo (NAR Convention Web site).


Green Pavilion

If sessions and receptions aren't enough for you, take a look online and attend our 20 minute Meet & Greet sessions to your schedule! These sessions are informal and are set up "ask the expert" style to help you get a better understaning of some essential green topics. 

Meet and Greets take place at the Expo Saturday through Monday in the Green Networking Center inside the Green Pavilion on the Expo Floor. Plus, stop by booth #1253 for the latest information about NAR's Green Designation!


Hope to see you there!

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