REALTOR® Day Trade Show

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$28.00 until October 18
$35.00 on site

  • Register by 10/18 to be entered in a drawing for one of these prizes:
    • $100 voucher for 2018 NYSAR dues
    • $155 voucher for 2018 NAR dues
    • GCAR class voucher up to 3.5 CE credits

 

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Albany Capital Center

55 Eagle Street • Albany, NY

 

FREE PARKING

Albany Capital Center Garage
7 Wendell St • Albany, NY

Times Union Center Garage
100 Beaver St • Albany, NY

Download your parking pass!
You must have this pass with you when you enter the garage.

Thank you Coldwell Banker Prime Properties, Certified Home Inspections, and Lance’s Hauling for making the free parking possible.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


INTINERARY

12:30pm

Registration

12:30pm – 2:30pm

 “A Taste of Albany”
Free food samples from Mazzone Catering, The Dutch Pot, Il Faro Restaurant and Bar, Nothing Bundt Cakes, and Primal: Your Local Butcher

12:30pm – 4:00pm

Exhibit Hall, VIP Lounge, & Silent Auction
Be sure to visit each exhibitor and have your passport stamped to be entered into a drawing for an Amazon Echo Dot or a Spa Wellington Gift Basket!

1:00pm – 1:45pm

Social Media for REALTORS®
Presented by Filmworks

Room: 3

CE Credits: 0

1:00pm – 1:45pm

Mindfulness & Business
Presented by Brandon Russ

Room: 1

CE Credits: 0

1:00pm – 2:00pm

Perfect Pricing – CMA’s
Presented by RPR

Room: 2

CE Credits: 1

1:50pm

Drawing for prizes for those who registered by 9/30
Must be present to win

2:00pm – 3:00pm

Rags to Riches: How To Be Successful
Presented by Ellen Boyle

Room: 1

CE Credits: 1

2:00pm – 3:00pm

The Seller Steers the Ship
Presented by Anthony Gatto, NYSAR

Room: 3

CE Credits: 1

2:00pm – 2:45pm

The Top 10 Things You Don’t Know About realtor.com, But Should
Presented by Realtor.com

Room: 2

CE Credits: 0

2:50pm

Drawing for prizes for those who registered by 10/18
Must be present to win

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Agency – Common Misconceptions to Avoid
Presented by Jeffrey Decatur

Room: 3

CE Credits: 1

3:00pm – 3:45pm

Asbestos & Vermiculite and Its Effects on Real Estate Transactions
Presented by Craig Petreikis, PE, CIH, Alpine Environmental

Room: 2

CE Credits: 0

3:00pm – 3:45pm

Mold and Air Quality
Presented by DOH-Todd Crawford

Room: 1

CE Credits: 0

3:00pm-4:00pm

Broker Seminar: Retaining and Cultivating Your Agents
Presented by Lisabeth Calandrino

4:00pm

Keynote Address: Why you Aren’t Getting Enough Business and What You Can Do About It
Presented by Lisabeth Calandrino

4:45pm – 6:00pm

Cocktail Reception

6:00pm – Close

After Party at Wellington’s in the Renaissance Hotel
$5 drafts, $6 well drinks, $7 glasses of wine, and 20% off food

The views expressed by the speakers are their own and do not necessarily reflect the views of GCAR.


ATTENDEE INFORMATION

Hotel: Discounted room rate for GCAR Trade Show at the Renaissance Hotel-connected to the Capital Center- $169 per night.  Call before October 6th to reserve your room (possible extension pending availability)! Click here to book now.

Free Parking: Available in the garage beneath the facility as well as at the Times Union Center.
Click here to download your parking pass! You must have this pass with you when you enter the garage.

 


KEYNOTE SPEAKER & BROKER SEMINAR

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  Lisbeth Calandrino

  Entrepreneur, business coach, motivational speaker, and customer service guru!

  Keynote address: Why You Aren’t Getting Enough Business and What You Can Do About It

  Broker Seminar: Retaining and Cultivating Your Agents

 


VIP LOUNGE

To benefit: REALTOR® POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE (RPAC)
A popular attraction at the trade show is the RPAC VIP Lounge. A small fee gains you access to a room of pampering stations. Treat yourself to a massage, make-up, photography, psychic, food, and much more! RPAC is at the heart of GCAR’s mission where, through member lobbying, political conversations and call to action responses, RPAC helps protect the public’s rights and keeps the real estate industry affordable. Help support the cause and join us in the VIP lounge! RPAC Ensures REALTORS® have a business!

Tickets: $35
Purchase Tickets


OVER 70 EXHIBITORS!

We’re assembling businesses from across the Capital Region involved in every aspect of the real estate community. Hear expert advice, see new products, NETWORK with businesses your clients want to know about. Use these new contacts in your listing/buyer presentations and show value by being your clients referral source for services. You’ll find many of the vetted GCAR business affiliate members at the show! Click here to view the floor map.

Be sure to visit each exhibitor and have your passport stamped to be entered into a drawing for an Amazon Echo Dot or a Spa Wellington Gift Basket!


GREAT PRIZE GIVEAWAYS!

Expect hourly prizes to be given away on the trade show floor from sponsors & exhibitors for electronics, restaurants and even Dues! Must be present on the trade show floor to win! Expected give away times are: 1:50pm, 2:50pm, & 3:50pm.

 


PLATINUM SPONSORS
Edgeco Environmental, Inc.  •  Trustco Bank

 

RESTAURANT SPONSORS
PrimeLending  •  Showing Time.Com, Inc.

LIQUID GOLD SPONSOR
Herzog Law Firm, PC

BEVERAGE SPONSOR
Times Union

PARKING SPONSORS
Coldwell Banker Prime Properties
Certified Home InspectionsLance’s Hauling

CHARGING STATION SPONSOR
realtor.com

GOLD SPONSORS
1st Priority Mortgage  •  Ballston Spa National Bank  •  Bergami Building Inspections  •  CRS Data  •  HomeBridge Financial Services  •  Homestead Funding Corp.  •  Ianniello Anderson, P.C.  •  Kelleher Herkenham LLC  •  Key Bank  •  REALTORS® Property Resource (RPR)  •  SEFCU Mortgage Services  •  The Caridi Law Firm & PAC Abstract & Title  •  The Daily Gazette  •  The Mortgage Place, Inc.

PROGRAM SPONSOR
Cap Com Federal Credit Union

SILVER SPONSORS
Bank of America • Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, Blake REALTORS®  •  CIREB  •  Howard Hanna
Elliot Law Office • Exit Realty Capital’s ChoiceKeller Williams • Rosenstein Orapello, PLLC

 


TRADE SHOW CHARITY RECIPIENT
This year, money raised from raffle and auction sales will benefit South End Improvement Corp.! This not-for-profit’s mission is the preservation of Albany’s South end. Help comes in the form of improving condition of homes through housing maintenance as well as rehabilitation grants. Also, they provide affordable rental unit housing.

Raffle gift baskets are needed to auction off, please contact Ed Brewer, Community Relations Chairman at 518-428-6184 or GCAR at 518-464-0191 x23 with questions or drop off a basket at the GCAR office by September 19, 2017 with your name on it (so we can give you credit), 451 New Karner Road, Albany, NY 12205.