MIAMI Celebrates 20th Anniversary International Real Estate Congress.

Miami Association of RealtorsThe 33,000 members Miami Association of Realtors (MIAMI) will celebrate its 20th Anniversary Miami International Real Estate Congress, the premiere international real estate event of the year, on November 2-4, 2014 at The Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida. The Congress, which will host more than 300 real estate U.S. and foreign professionals, will kick off with an opening gala on November 2 and will be followed by two powerful days of learning, collaboration and networking.

More than 70 foreign delegates from Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, France, and Italy will be in attendance.

Details:
● What: MIAMI International Real Estate Congress
● Who: 300 prominent real estate professionals from around the world
● When: November 2-4
● Where: Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, Florida

This year’s conference will bring together an array of nationally and internationally renowned real estate industry experts, forecasters, and speakers to address the hottest industry issues, including factors that are influencing trends in international real estate investment and development. Attendees will also enjoy nightly gala receptions, marketing sessions and numerous opportunities to capitalize on the presence of MIAMI’s esteemed partners and leading real estate professionals.

Release of Latest Miami International Buyer Survey
MIAMI Chief Executive Officer Teresa King Kinney will present a Miami Market Update and initial findings from the latest Miami Profile of International Buyers.

Among the conference’s other distinguished keynote speakers are Dr. Lawrence Yun, chief economist of National Association of Realtors; Moe Veissi, immediate past president of NAR; Alicia Cervera, managing partner of Cervera Real Estate; Marianne Cusato, author of “The Just Right Home”; Alice Ancona, director, global outreach, Florida Chamber of Commerce; Philip Spiegelman, principal, ISG; and Duff Rubin, regional SVP Southeast Florida, Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate; Ron Shuffield, president, EWM Realty International; Mike Pappas, president, The Keyes Company; and Peter Zalewski, founder and principal of CraneSpotters.com.

Realtors Conference & Expo in New Orleans
The Congress is conveniently scheduled immediately prior to the 2014 REALTORS® Conference & Expo in New Orleans. The NAR conference runs from November 7-10 and will bring together over 17,000 real estate professionals from around the world for four days of education sessions, networking and keynote presentations.

For more information please go to miamire.com/international/congress

Richard LeFrak is honored with Lifetime Achievement Award.

Haute ResidencesThe NYC Residential Real Estate Summit 2014, presented by HauteResidence.com and Haute Living, brought together real estate industry titans to the Core Club in New York City on October 21. Florida’s biggest developers including Richard Lefrak, Ugo Colombo, Edgardo Defortuna, Kevin Maloney and Don Peebles all engaged in a discussion centered upon Miami lifestyle, investment opportunities, and the past, present, and future of the city’s real estate market.

Moderated by the Fox Business Network, the east coast affair hosted and honored Lifetime Achievement Award winner Richard LeFrak. His most current project is 1 Hotel South Beach, developed in partnership with Barry Sternlicht’s SH Group, an affiliate of Starwood Capital Group , set to debut early 2015. HauteResidence.Com NYC Real Estate Summit HauteResidence.Com NYC Real Estate Summit

Don Peebles and Andres Asion

Don Peebles and Andres Asion

Edgardo Defortuna, Richard LeFrak and Ugo Colombo

Edgardo Defortuna, Richard LeFrak and Ugo Colombo

Kamal Hotchandani, Don Peebles, Kevin Maloney, Edgardo Defortuna and Ugo Colombo

Kamal Hotchandani, Don Peebles, Kevin Maloney, Edgardo Defortuna and Ugo Colombo

Kamal Hotchandani, Richard LeFrak and Vincent Pages

Kamal Hotchandani, Richard LeFrak and Vincent Pages

Kamal Hotchandani, Richard LeFrak and Vincent Pages

Kamal Hotchandani, Richard LeFrak and Vincent Pages

Richard LeFrak, Don Peebles and Kevin Maloney

Richard LeFrak, Don Peebles and Kevin Maloney

Ugo Colombo, Richard LeFrak, Kevin Maloney, Edgardo Defortuna and Don Peebles

Ugo Colombo, Richard LeFrak, Kevin Maloney, Edgardo Defortuna and Don Peebles

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