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Free Commercial Real Estate Convention Online

(May 31, 2006) —    Next week you can attend the commercial real estate industry’s first-ever online convention, hosted by the REALTORS� Commercial Alliance.

Accessible via, the online convention is open from Tuesday, June 6, through Monday, June 12, linking the Internet’s versatility with a traditional conference’s networking opportunities. It’s free to all attendees.

You can browse exhibitor booths, attend special events and hear an array of the industry’s top speakers — all without having to leave the office. All you need is an Internet connection.

“The commercial real estate arena is growing dramatically, and we want to do what we can to help our members stay ahead of the curve,” says Thomas M. Stevens, president of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS�. “We are confident that will become a preferred gathering place for novice and expert commercial real estate professionals alike.”

More than 100,000 NAR members offer commercial services, with 60,000 real estate professionals engaged full time in every aspect of the commercial real estate industry.

Those wishing to attend the online conference can register now at To attend, log on to the Web site anytime after 12:01 a.m. on June 6 until 12 p.m. June 12.

The REALTORS� Commercial Alliance represents the collective commercial real estate constituencies of NAR, including its affiliated commercial organizations—the CCIM Institute, the Counselors of Real Estate, the Institute of Real Estate Management, the REALTORS� Land Institute, and the Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS�.