Real Estate Conferences 2020

This article has been updated for 2020 Property Management, Investor, and Real Estate Conferences.

Here’s a look at the top property management conferences in 2020 for managers, landlords, owners, investors, business leaders and key players in the rental industry.

Attending a property management conference gives you an opportunity to network with your peers and discover trends about the market, emerging technology, and renter interests.  These events are great educational opportunities to expand your personal knowledge and make connections to improve your business. The relationships you make may be new clients, friends or future partners – you never know who you will meet!

Property management conferences are designed for investors, landlords, managers and professionals involved in residential rental management.  These events are great for newbies looking to learn the ropes of the industry and veterans craving more information.

The following events are often hosted every year. If you missed one this year, check the event’s website to see when future events will be held.

JANUARY 2020 CONFERENCES

MULTIFAMILY SOCIAL MEDIA SUMMIT

Date: JANUARY 8-10, 2020
Location: Napa, CA
Host: Multifamily Social Media
AboutA One-of-a-Kind Conference for Managers and Executives Focused on the ROI of Social Media and Content Marketing in Retaining and Attracting New Residents. The program will feature case studies and panels of industry experts to give practical examples of how blogging and social media can benefit property management firms.

NMHC APARTMENT STRATEGIES OUTLOOK CONFERENCE

Date: January 20-21, 2020
Location: Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek/Waldorf Astoria Orlando, FL
Host: National Multifamily Housing Council
AboutThe conference will be an entire day of trends, statistics and powerful business insight into what lies ahead for the economy and our industry. This meeting is open to members and non-members and requires separate registration from the Annual Meeting.

INMAN CONNECT

Date:  January 28-31, 2020
Location: New York City, NY
Host: Inman
About: Inman Connect is residential real estate’s leading event — a weeklong exploration of the present and future of the industry, featuring inspiring speakers, engaging conversation, and A+ networking. This year in New York, thousands of top-producing agents, independent brokers, franchise executives, MLS and association leaders, tech entrepreneurs and marketing executives will gather to build their businesses and forge new connections.

FEBRUARY 2020 CONFERENCES

CAMPUSCONNEX – NAA STUDENT HOUSING CONFERENCE & EXPOSITION

Date: February 18-19 2020
Location: New Orleans, LA
Host: National Apartment Association
About: NAA’s Student Housing Conference & Exposition has been renamed CampusConnex! Everything student housing insiders need to succeed is at the NAA Student Housing Conference & Exposition.  Get in on the latest trends, industry expertise, top suppliers and networking opportunities – all to take your success to the next level. Attendees include student housing marketers, leasing and sales specialists, property and portfolio managers, developers and suppliers.

MARCH 2020 CONFERENCES

Multifamily Executive Leadership Summit

Date: March 8-10, 2020
Location: Vail, CO
Host: National Multifamily Housing Council
About: The 2020 Multifamily Leadership Summit gathers the industry’s most strategic leaders to discuss their success, their failures, and how to shape the course ahead amidst access to never-ending data streams, new technologies, new regulations, and changing renter demographics. Sessions will provide key insights from leaders and also provide a new format to pair you with other innovators in hands-on activities that lead to new thinking and true action.

REAL ESTATE REVIVE CONFERENCE AND EXPO

Date: March 19, 2020
Location: Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Host: Citrus Valley Association of Realtors
AboutThis all-day event will feature nationally-acclaimed speakers, each focusing on a different aspect of the industry, from sales and marketing, to motivation, technology, and economics/market conditions. This is one of California’s largest Real Estate conferences of the year for Real Estate Professionals.

2020 REALTOR® BROKER SUMMIT

Date: March 31 – April 1, 2020
Location: Hollywood, CA
Host: National Association of Realtors
About: The REALTOR® Broker Summit offers an incredible two days of learning, exclusive insights, and networking! Connect with industry experts, discover technologies and business strategies from real estate leaders that will offer you practical and actionable ways to position your brokerage for success.

APRIL 2020 CONFERENCES

TEXAS APARTMENT ASSOCIATION EDUCATION CONFERENCE & EXPO

Date: April 22-24, 2020
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Host: Texas Apartment Association
About: The Texas Apartment Association Education Conference & Lone Star Expo attracts thousands of industry professionals each year, making it THE industry event for polishing your skills, finding property solutions and building your professional network.

NARPM BROKER/OWNER RETREAT

Date: April 20-22, 2020
Location: Turtle Bay Resort, Oahu, HI
Host: National Association Residential Property Managers
About: During this 3-day event, trusted industry leaders will provide valuable strategies to: Decipher the changing market, anticipate industry changes, understand the impact of your decisions, recognize relevant data that dictate results, implement long-term answers that work, leverage powerful resources to impact directives, and revolutionize how you do business.

MAY 2020 CONFERENCES

APARTMENT INTERNET MARKETING CONFERENCE

Date: May 3-6, 2020
Location: Huntington Beach, CA
Host: Apartment Internet Marketing
AboutThe Apartment Internet Marketing Conference (AIM Conference®) is the only multifamily industry conference that focuses on – Internet marketing, advertising and branding; In-home technology; Web technology and applications; Mobile platforms; Online leasing and customer experience; CRM systems and methods; Lead tracking; Resident retention and communication; and Social media.

PM GROW SUMMIT 2019

Date: May 27-29, 2020
Location: Austin, TX
Host: PM Grow Summit
About:  PM Grow is an opportunity. It’s an opportunity to build your business, launch your consulting career, and share ideas with other property management entrepreneurs who are on the cusp of something big. Join the PM Grow Summit if you are ready to grow your business, contribute to the improvement of the industry, and share ideas with other forward-looking professionals. Over the last two years, attendees have left this conference feeling motivated, empowered, and ready to do things differently.

JUNE 2020 CONFERENCES

APARTMENTALIZE BY NAA

Date: June 17-19, 2020
Location: Boston, MA
Host: National Apartment Association
About: Break free of the fear and see what everyone’s talking about, only at Apartmentalize! It’s the rental housing industry’s largest event and the only place where you can connect with more than 11,000 rental housing professionals; meet with 550+ exhibitors ready to provide you with innovative solutions; and hear from 150+ speakers eager to give you the latest trends and tips to change the game.

September 2020 CONFERENCES

MIDWEST MULTIFAMILY CONFERENCE

Date: September 22-23, 2020
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Host: Indiana Apartment Association
AboutThe Midwest Multifamily Conference is the largest industry conference dedicated exclusively to helping Midwestern apartment professionals reach new levels of professional success. Two action-packed days of learning, networking, and discovering innovative strategies for success in the apartment industry.

MULTIFAMILY EXECUTIVE CONFERENCE

Date: September 30 – October 2, 2020
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Host: Multifamily Executive
AboutThe conference will cover areas like Proven strategies from the industry’s best and brightest on how to boost the bottom line. Apartment and Condo News and Business Strategies for Multifamily Owners, Managers, and Developers.

October 2020 CONFERENCES

RENTAL HOUSING ASSOCIATION EXPO

Date: October 2, 2020
Location: Boston, MA
Host: Rental Housing Association
About“The best professional development runs the gamut from training, idea exchange and recognition of success, all components of the Rental Housing Association’s Fall Conference and EXPO. Training comes from three nationally recognized speakers delivering industry relevant content; numerous networking opportunities and the trade show afford time for idea exchange, and the awards program celebrates individual and corporate excellence.”  –Jennifer Murphy is Director of Residential Leasing at Chestnut Hill Realty, 2017 RHA Education Committee Co-Chair

NMHC STUDENT HOUSING CONFERENCE & EXPOSITION

Date: October 6-8, 2020
Location: Miami, FL
Host: National Multifamily Housing Council
About: This annual event is strategically timed to take place at the start of each new school year and serves as a platform to share the most up-to-date industry information including lease-up numbers, new developments, millennial marketing strategies, technological innovations, new industry entrants and much more.

IREM GLOBAL SUMMIT

Date: October 13-16, 2020
Location: Toronto, Canada
Host: Institute of Real Estate Management
AboutThe IREM Global Summit will go beyond borders to deliver a unique, contemporary experience for commercial and multifamily property and asset managers.

NARPM 32nd ANNUAL CONVENTION AND TRADE SHOW

Date: October 19-22 2018
Location: Fernandina Beach, FL
Host: National Association of Residential Property Managers
AboutGeneral sessions and workshops that are tracked Broker/owners, property managers, and all members. Engaging trade show exhibits where industry leaders converge and share tools, innovation and experience.


Check back often as we update this page with more 2020 Property Management and Real Estate Conferences.

DID WE MISS ANYTHING?

If you have a favorite conference or want to see your event included in this list, let us know in the comments!


2019 PROPERTY MANAGEMENT AND REAL ESTATE CONFERENCES

Below is a list of property management conferences from 2019 that have yet to update information for 2020. Use these dates as a reference for potential events you’ll want to experience in the future.

SEPTEMBER 2019 CONFERENCES

MAXIMIZE CONFERENCE

Date: September 23-24, 2019
Location: Atlanta, GA
Host: National Apartment Association
AboutMAXIMIZE is the apartment industry’s sole conference dedicated to asset management and long-term value creation in multifamily housing and portfolios

NOVEMBER 2019 CONFERENCES

REALTORS CONFERENCE & EXPO

Date: November 8-11, 2019
Location: San Fransisco, CA
Host: National Association of Realtors
AboutJoin NAR for their annual conference for real estate professionals.


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