Broker Summit

KAR Broker Summit
Wednesday, April 23
Louisville, Kentucky
Ramada Plaza
Triple Crown Pavilion
Julia Belle Ballroom
1776 Plantside Drive
8:30am registration

Registration fee: $89 by April 16, $125 after/at the door
(includes refreshments and lunch)

Limited seating is available

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This event counts for 3 hours law CE in Kentucky.

Win an iPad or 1 of 6 free online education courses for attending

Attendees of the event will have opportunities throughout the day to win an iPad or free education for the year, either for yourself or someone in your brokerage. Drawings will be held after each speaker.

The only statewide broker training event in Kentucky. With the market changing rapidly, it’s important to adapt, and adopt, in order to give yourself a competitive edge.

As Kentucky real estate brokers, managers and owners, the Kentucky Association of REALTORS® strives to offer you the most essential and current information on industry issues and trends to help your business prosper.

By attending this event, you will find answers to your questions. You can connect with the best in the industry and find ways to improve your business immediately. Now is the best time to further your real estate knowledge base.

Featured Speaker: Jason Vaughn
Jason Vaughn is a lawyer with Vaughn & Smith, PLLC in Louisville and newly apppointed General Counsel for KAR. Jason also serves as the instructor for KAR’s professional standards training. His reviews came back overwhelmingly positive with attendees saying he worked through and clarified common issues they didn’t realize were ethics violations but also violations of the law.

By focusing on real estate litigation, the firm has managed to create a practice niche that had previously never been filled. Many firms have offered litigation services to clients with real estate related issues, but only Vaughn & Smith, PLLC has specifically trained its litigation attorneys for this exact purpose. The attorneys at Vaughn & Smith, PLLC constantly monitor the real estate industry as a whole, as well as any and all changes in the law that may affect it. They have intimate knowledge of commercial and residential real estate transactions and can utilize this base of knowledge when representing their client's interests.

Other speakers include:
Stewart Prather - Rice Insurance Services Company, LLC
John McCarthy - McCarthy Strategic Solutions
Art Reed - Art Reed Seminars
John Flor - NAR
Jeff Ratanapool & Jeff Kibbey - Century Mortgage
David Smith - Lang Company
KREC Attorneys
KAR President and CEO

Survey results from the last Broker Summit:

- 92% of attendees rated the information presented as worthwhile and timely

- 96% of attendees said they would definitely attend again.

Hotel Information:
Ramada Plaza, 9700 Bluegrass Parkway, Louisville, KY 40299 (just off Hurstbourne Parkway)
Book a room online for $77 or call directly at 502.491.4830 for a rate of $69.95. Mention the Kentucky Association of REALTORS to receive the discount.
For directions, click here.

Special thanks to the Kentucky Real Estate Commission, our partner and featured speaker sponsor and to Rice Insurance Services Company, LLC for sponsoring lunch.