2021 Annual Convention

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

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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:

  • Keynote Speaker Ryan Harris 
  • President's Reception and awards presentation
  • Approved CE & PLE hours available
  • YPN - REALTORS® are Good Neighbors activity
  • Closing Keynote Brunch with Marki Lemons
  • Trade Show featuring valuable door prizes
  • CRS: Tax strategies for the real estate professional (separate registration)

 

Gold Sponsors:

 

EXIT Realty Southeast

King Financial Repair

US Bank

KREC

 

 

 

 

 

Silver Sponsors:

Bluegrass Radon Testing

Community Trust Bank

 

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    

 

Exhibitors:

Stockton Mortgage America's Preferred Home Warranty Inc. Dee Sign
Sentrilock Tennessee Valley Sign & Printing Choice Home Warranty
GrowthZome 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    

 

Event Schedule

Monday, September 27, 2021

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

 

 Tuesday, September 28, 2021

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

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

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM               Safety Committee (Covington II - 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 - Kelly Human (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)

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)

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 (Ballroom B - Convention)

12:30 PM - 9:00 PM               KYR Tradeshow 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 - Convention)

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM                 COE: The Ethical & Lawful Use of Media - Marki Lemons Ryhal (Meeting 2 - 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 Convention Committee (Covington I - Marriott)

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

5:30 PM                                   KYR Voting Opens

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM                 Voting Assistance (Registration in Convention Center Rotunda)

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM                 Reception & RPAC Event in Tradeshow (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 (More Information to come)

Education Schedule

 

Monday, September 27, 2021

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

 

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM               Thrive in Real Estate During the Age of Amazon- Nobu Hata (Convention)    Hours: 3 CE Elective Hours & 3 PLE Technology & Data Security Hours

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

                                                (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 (Convention)

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

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM               Mini Informational Sessions (Marriott)                                   

No Education Hours

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

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

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM                 Mini Informational Sessions (Marriott)                                  

No Education Hours

                                               

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                 Becoming a Biz Wiz - Kelly Human (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 (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 (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     (Convention) 

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

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM                 The Diversity Conversation with Ryan Harris (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 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.

We hope to have a link here for that hotel by Monday.

The official Convention hotel is the Cincinnati Marriott at RiverCenter in Covington, KY. To make hotel reservations online click this hotel passkey link, or you may call 859-261-2900 and reference Kentucky REALTORS®.

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. 

 

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.