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The Annual Convention & Expo will be held Sept. 28 - 30, 2021 at the Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter and the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in Covington, KY.

Registration is now closed. If you would like to attend convention, you can register at the door. We look forward to seeing you there!

We are all definitely "Better Together" so join, once again, with REALTORS® from across Kentucky. Expand your professional toolbox with numerous educational sessions and build your referral base using our networking events and social activities. See the schedules and hotel/meeting space information in the expanding sections below.

Highlights you can expect that week:

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  • Keynote Speaker Ryan Harris 
  • President's Reception and awards presentation
  • Approved CE & PLE hours available
  • Closing Keynote Brunch with Marki Lemons
  • Trade Show featuring valuable door prizes
  • RPAC Silent and Live Auction in Trade Show
  • CRS: Tax strategies for the real estate professional (separate registration)
  • REALTORS® are Good Neighbors Volunteer Event 
  • Young Professionals Network Bar Crawl

 

 

Gold Sponsors:

 

EXIT Realty Southeast

King Financial Repair

US Bank

Ruoff Mortgage

American Mortgage

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

Silver Sponsors:

Bluegrass Radon Testing

Community Trust Bank

Northern Kentucky Association of REALTORS®

TBF Mortgage Company

 

Bronze Sponsors:

Supra Design to Market Home Staging HomeTeam Inspection Service
Drees Homes USA Mortgage Heartland Bank
FlexMLS Forever Homes for Paws Option Financial
ShowingTime Kentucky Housing Corporation L&N Credit Union
WesBanco Women's Council of REALTORS® Greater Louisville Cole Engineering Solutions
Liberty Mutual Insurance NORTHWEST Title Family of Companies Real Estate Coach Crate

 

Exhibitors:

Stockton Mortgage America's Preferred Home Warranty Inc. Dee Sign
Sentrilock Tennessee Valley Sign & Printing Choice Home Warranty
GrowthZone AMS Home Warranty Inc. Auction Solutions
My Sign Shine Perry Real Estate College & Kentucky Real Estate College Rapattoni Corporation
Achosa Home Warranty Cinch Home Services BridgeTrust Title Group
Cutco Closing Gifts Springdale Title, LLC Old Republic Home Protection
HSA Home Warranty Turner Realty Group, LLC Usborne Books and More
Mary Kay by Joy Fox R. "Rip" Phillips, EXP Realty, LLC Next Door Photos Cincinnati
His Creations...by our hands The CE Shop RealBOKS
Everything But the House    

 

Event Schedule

Monday, September 27, 2021    Click Here for A Printable Schedule

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM                 CRS- Tax Strategies for the Real Estate Professional-Chris Bird (Separate Registration @ kyrealtorinstitute.com)

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM                Leadership Team Meeting 

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM              "Open Books, Open Minds" DEI Welcome Reception: Featuring Women in Real Estate (Riverview Ballroom- Marriott)

7:00 PM                                  Leadership Team Dinner

 

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM                Registration (Convention Center Rotunda)

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM                RPAC Major Investor Lounge for 2021 Contributors (Rivercenter Lobby-Convention Center)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM               Audit Committee (Kentucky - Marriott)

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM               Fraud: Sex, Lies & Videotape - Dennis Stilger  (Meeting 4 & 5 -Convention)

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM               YPN Mini Sessions (Covington I - Marriott)

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM              Thrive in Real Estate During the Age of Amazon-Nobu  Hata (Meeting 1 & 2 - Convention)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM             Governmental Affairs Committee (Covington III - Marriott)

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM             SPD: The ONE Form Your Client MUST Get Right - Dennis Stilger (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM             Professional Standards Committee (Kentucky - Marriott)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM             R.I.P.- Real Information About Property (In an Estate and Trust) - Cora Henderson (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM             AE Luncheon (Covington II - Marriott)

12:00 PM- 12:45 PM              Grab and Go Lunch - $15  Sponsored by Community Bank and Trust  (Convention Center Rotunda)

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM                YPN Mini Sessions (Covington I - Marriott)

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM                The Art of Personal Safety for Real Estate Professionals - Jennifer Cassetta (Meeting 1 & 2 - Convention)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                Becoming a Biz Wiz - Cora Henderson (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                Bylaws, Policies and Procedures Committee (Covington III - Marriott)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM               Divorce and Foreclosure Issues in Real Estate - Jennifer Fields (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM                 Finance Committee (Kentucky - Marriott)

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM               Understanding the Basics of Real Estate Taxation - Jennifer Fields (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM                CRS Meeting (Kentucky - Marriott)

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM               President’s Reception & Awards Presentation (Covington Ballroom - Marriott)

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM               KYR YPN Pub Crawl - $10

 

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM               Registration (Convention Center Rotunda)

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM                RPAC Major Investor Lounge for 2021 Contributors (Rivercenter Lobby-Convention Center)

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM              Board of Directors Meeting (Covington Ballroom - Marriott)

10:30 AM- 11:15 AM                Opening Session & Nominations for 2022 KYR Leadership- Join us for a welcome by KYR leaders and to hear the KYR candidates speak (Same as BOD)

11:30 AM- 12:30 PM                Keynote Luncheon with Ryan Harris  Sponsored by American Mortgage Service       Company (Ballroom B - Convention)

12:30 PM - 9:00 PM               KYR Trade Show Open (Ballrooms C/D/E - Convention)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                 Past Presidents Meeting (Kentucky - Marriott)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                 The Diversity Conversation with Ryan Harris (Meeting 1 & 2 - Convention)

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM                COE: The Ethical & Lawful Use of Media - Marki Lemons Ryhal (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                 YPN Committee (Covington I - Marriott)

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM                KREC Meeting (Covington II & III - Marriott)

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM                Centennial Committee (Covington I - Marriott)

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM                 Region Caucuses  (Marriott)  

                                                  Region 1- Riverview I                      Region 4- Covington III
                                                  Region 2- Riverview II                    Region 5- Riverview III
                                                  Region 3- Covington II                   Region 6- Covington I

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM                 LBAR Meet & Greet Reception  (Covington III - Marriott)  

5:30 PM                                   KYR Voting Opens

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM                 Voting Assistance (KYR Registration)

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM                Reception & RPAC Silent & Live Auction in Trade Show (Ballrooms B/C/D/E -  Convention)

 

Thursday, September 30, 2021

                                                KYR Voting closes at 10:00 AM

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM             Closing Keynote Breakfast with Marki Lemons Ryhal - $15 - Sponsored by US Bank       (Riverview Ballroom)

10:15 AM - 12:00 PM             Delegate Body & Annual Membership Meeting (Covington Ballroom - Marriott)

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM                REALTORS® Are Good Neighbors Volunteer Event (Join the KYR YPN's and the Northern Kentucky Association of REALTORS® to volunteer with Housing Opportunities of Northern Kentucky. Click here for more information and to register to participate.)

Education Schedule

 

Monday, September 27, 2021

8:30 AM - 5:00 PM                 CRS- Tax Strategies for the Real Estate Professional- Chris Bird (Covington I - Marriott)    Hours: 6 CE elective hours & 6 PLE elective hours   -   8 GRI and CRS Elective hours. *Requires Additional Registration*

 

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM               Thrive in Real Estate During the Age of Amazon- Nobu Hata (Meeting 1 & 2 Convention) 

                                                   Hours: 3 CE Elective Hours & 3 PLE Technology & Data Security Hours

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM               Fraud: Sex, Lies & Videotape - Dennis Stilger

                                                        (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention) Hours: 1 CE Law Hour & 1 PLE Risk Management Hour       

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM             SPD: The ONE Form Your Client MUST Get Right - Dennis Stilger (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

Hours: 1 CE Law Hour & 1 PLE Disclosure Hour          

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM             R.I.P.- Real Information About Property (in an Estate and Trust) - Cora Henderson (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

Hours: 1 CE Law Hour & 1 PLE Risk Management Hour                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM               YPN Mini Informational Sessions (Covington I - Marriott)     No Education Hours 

 

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM                 The Art of Personal Safety for Real Estate Professionals - Jennifer Cassetta (Meeting 1 & 2 - Convention)                                                          

 Hours: 3 CE Elective Hours & 3 PLE Hours (2 Risk Management & 1 Elective)

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM                 YPN Mini Informational Sessions (Covington I - Marriott)      No Education Hours

                                               

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                 Becoming a Biz Wiz - Kelly Human (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

Hours: 1 CE Law Hour & 1 PLE Elective Hour     

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM                 Divorce and Foreclosure Issues in Real Estate - Jennifer Fields (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

Hours: 1 CE Law Hour & 1 PLE Finance Hour       

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM                 Understanding the Basics of Real Estate Taxation - Jennifer Fields (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention)

Hours: 1 CE Law Hour & 1 PLE Elective Hour       

 

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM                 COE: The Ethical & Lawful Use of Media - Marki Lemons Ryhal     (Meeting 4 & 5 - Convention) 

Hours: 3 CE Elective Hours & 3 PLE Technology & Data Security Hours

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                 The Diversity Conversation with Ryan Harris (Meeting I & 2 - Convention)   *For Professional Development Only*

 

Registration Fees

First-time attendee (Member) - $169

Non-Member Rate - $239

Early Bird Rate (through 9/7) - $199 for Members

Standard Rate (after 9/7) - $229 for Members 

REALTOR® Member's Guest - $99 (guest must not be a REALTOR®)

Registration at door - $239

Hotel Accommodations

MarriottNOTE: 

The official Convention hotel is the Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter in Covington, KY. The hotel block is now closed. To make reservations please call 859-261-2900. 

The convention room rate is $169 per night. The reservation cut-off date is September 3, 2021.

The hotel address is 10 W Rivercenter Blvd, Covington, KY 41011.

The hotel has sold out for Monday night.  There are multiple events in town. However, there are rooms still available for Tuesday & Wednesday nights. We have blocked additional rooms at the Courtyard by Marriott (3 blocks away) at a rate of $122 (this does not include breakfast).  To make reservations there you may call (859) 491-4000 and reference Kentucky REALTORS® or click this reservation link.

 

Sponsor/Exhibitor Information

If you are interested in exhibiting and/or sponsoring part of the convention, please click here to download the information packet and sponsorship form. If you have any questions, contact Paul Del Rio at pdelrio@kytrealtors.com.