2018 RAC Conference

 Time Keeps on Slipping into the Future

September 13-14, Plano TX

Early Bird registration now open – register below

EARLY BIRD CONFERENCE REGISTRATION – $395


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The Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park

5805 Granite Parkway

Plano, TX 75024

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Thursday, September, 13 2018

7:00-8:00     REGISTRATION and CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

8:15-9:00     WELCOME and OPENING REMARKS

Jonathan Miller, CRE, CRP, RAC President

Jeff Sherman, MAI, AI-GRS, Appraisal Institute Vice President

9:20-10:20   THE HGTV EFFECT – What’s the value of a gallon of grey paint? 

Tim Evanko, CRP, Dwellworks

10:45-11:45   TRANSFERRED VALUE – Why cost is not always equal to value

Ted Whitmer, MAI, AI-GRS, CRE, CCIM

12:00-1:00     LUNCH

1:00-2:00       GLOBAL MOBILITY: TAX REFORM

Kristen Barnett, CPA, Price Waterhouse International Assignment Services

Phil Miller, Price Waterhouse International Assignment Services

Terri Love, SRA

2:20-3:20       RELOCATION TRAIN WRECKS – A case study

Carrie Dare, CRP, Fidelity Residential Property Services

Allen Gardiner, SRA

                           The winner of the Report Writing Contest will be announced during this session

3:45-5:00       RIVETING ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS

What buyers are looking for when purchasing a home and what adds value

James Williams, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, PenFed Realty

FEMA Flood Maps and Elevation Certificates – How they impact insurability and value of homes across the nation

Matt Kern, Senior Marketing Representative

Building Materials

Eric J. Neeld Vice President, Customer Relations, ReloOlogy

Marketing as an appraiser

Michael Hobbs, SRA, LEED GA and Rachel Massey, SRA, AI-RRS, IFA

Facilitators:  Stacie Stewart, Altair Global and Molly Merrick Spalding, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Penfed Realty

5:30-7:00       Reception honoring New RAC Members and Past Presidents

Friday, September 14, 2018

8:00-9:00      CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST AND MORNING REMARKS

9:00-10:00    U.S. REAL ESTATE TRENDS AND TOPICS

Vicki Hamp, SCRP, GDS, SGMS-T, Long & Foster Real Estate

Patricia Ann Pollard, CRP, GMS, SGDS, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, Gary Green

Rob Johnson, SCRP, SGMS-T, Altair Global

10:20-11:20   FORECASTING IN A VOLATILE MARKET – The “F” Word

Michael Cook, MAI, SRA

11:20-11:45     PRESIDENT’S HIGHLIGHTS

Jonathan Miller, CRE, CRP

12:00-1:00      LUNCH

1:00-2:00       LIABILITY AND APPRAISERS

Peter Christensen, General Counsel, LIA Administrators & Insurance Services

2:20-3:20      AMENITY TREE IMPROVEMENTS – A history? A mystery? What you need to know!

Marty Shaw, RCA, BCMA, Green Season Consulting

3:45-4:45      FIRESIDE CHAT – Q&A

Brian Digan, Altair Global

Jonathan Miller, CRE, CRP

Moderators:  Tom Allen, SCRP and Ron Box, SRA, SCRP

4:45-5:00      CLOSING REMARKS

Jonathan Miller, CRE, CRP, RAC President

Sherry Kaley, CRP and Byron Miller, SRA, AI-RRS, RAA, Conference Co-Chairmen

Phil Crawford, appraiser and radio host of Voice of Appraisal will be on site covering the conference and doing a remote taping of his show.

SPONSORED BY

Dwellworks The Appraisal Institute LIA