One of the attributes of a strong Global Business Council is to be involved in organizing either an inbound or outbound trade mission. Trade Missions are international trips organized for the purpose of exploring international business opportunities, learning about a foreign market, and building relationships.

The Trade Missions listed on this page are being hosted by Local and State Global Business Councils, for the purpose of fostering international real estate connections.

Frequently Asked Questions About Trade Missions

NOTE: NAR is not a sponsor or organizer of the Trade Missions listed on this page and is in no way responsible for these events. These details are being provided for informational purposes only. The indicated local or state association or NAR Cooperating Association is responsible for their respective Trade Mission(s). Please contact that organization with any questions or for additional information.



Sponsor: Chicago Association of REALTORS®Global Real Estate Council
Destination: Thailand
Dates: July 14, 2019 - July 19, 2019


Sponsor: Realtors® of the Palm Beaches and Greater Fort Lauderdale Global Business Alliance
Destination: England (optional Paris add-on)
Dates: September 26 – October 4, 2019 (Paris: October 4 – 8)

Sponsor: Northern Illinois Commercial Association of REALTORS
Destination: Berlin, Germany
Dates: September 30 – October 9, 2019 (EXPO Real October 7 – 9, 2019)


Legal Action Program

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