2023 NAR NXT Kicks Off in Sunny California

Thousands of REALTORS® converge on the West Coast’s largest convention center in Anaheim. Are you there? Here’s what you don’t want to miss.

At NAR NXT, The REALTOR® Experience, you’ll expand your expertise, strengthen your skill set, pump up your professionalism and reap the rewards. 

This year, NAR NXT combines the power of industry-leading speakers, education and networking with 12,000-plus attendees at the Anaheim Convention Center for the industry’s premier real estate conference. National Association of REALTORS® data shows, year after year, that REALTORS® who attend the conference report making twice as much income from real estate as the typical NAR member. Every moment of NAR NXT is designed to optimize your time and maximize your experience.

You’re in Good Company 

2023 NAR NXT logo

This week, NAR NXT attendees will have an opportunity to meet agents, brokers, appraisers and other real estate industry professionals, representing a variety of different office sizes and business franchises. The typical conference attendee works in real estate full-time and has 16 years of industry experience. Visitors to NAR NXT come from all 50 U.S. states and several U.S. territories. 

The event also welcomes 1,500 international real estate professionals from over 65 countries. Approximately one-third of attendees are first-time visitors.

The Center of It All 

The experience starts at AXIS—the hub for registering, meeting colleagues and entering the expo floor. Charge your phone at one of several charging pods. Revive your energy in the Vibe Lounge. Find your Zen in the Wellness Area. Put yourself on the cover of REALTOR® Magazine at the Cover Star Booth. Hold a quick meetup at the Bank of America Recharge Station. Get a personalized marketing consultation at the Revitalize Your Brand Bar. Meet the impressive winners of the Good Neighbor Awards and buy your “REALTORS® Are Good Neighbors” T-shirt to show your community pride. Learn about the remarkable accomplishments of the REALTORS® Relief Foundation and ways to get involved in disaster relief activities in your state.

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Local hosts, the Pacific West Association of REALTORS®, welcome you to Anaheim to share what’s hot in the region, from the latest business happenings to where to find a great meal nearby.

Put on Your Walking Shoes 

From AXIS, enter the industry’s largest trade show, the REALTORS® Expo, featuring more than 400 exhibitors, to find products and services aimed at helping you work more effectively, efficiently and profitably. 

Feeling lucky? Giveaways and goodies can be found throughout the show floor. Also, donate to the REALTORS® Relief Foundation to enter the sweepstakes for your chance to win one of two custom Harley Davidson motorcycles. The sweepstakes winners will be announced at the General Session.

Memorable Moments 

Special events provide a fun way to network with peers in a casual atmosphere, starting at Angel Stadium on Tuesday night, where you can stop by the dugouts, try the batting cages, and grab a drink and a ballpark hot dog. 

Don’t miss the fireside chat with NFL legend Kurt Warner. His journey of resilience propelled him to become one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history; now, he’s helping others find their power. Not only that, with multiple concurrent education sessions, you can choose from a full lineup of expert speakers on business topics including zoning, taxes and commissions, economic forecasting and financial planning, diversity and allyship, and social media and marketing.

Where’s the Fun? 

Join the Bank of America Block Party for food, games and music Wed., Nov. 15, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.. Get your ticket at Booth #1839. They are free, but supplies are limited. And be sure to squeeze in some tourist time among the palm trees. Many hotels offer complimentary shuttles to vibrant entertainment and dining districts throughout Orange County.

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

NAR NXT Welcome Event at Angel Stadium

  • Tuesday, Nov. 14, 6:30–10 p.m.
  • Sponsored by Realtor.com®
  • Shuttles will be operating to and from all conference hotels, every 15–20 minutes. 

It’s All in Your Hands 

If you haven’t already downloaded the NAR NXT app, do it now—and take time to customize your schedule for the week.

Share the Moment  

Snap a picture! REALTOR® photo opportunities and backdrops make a statement. Share your NAR NXT experience on social media with the tags #NARNXT and @NARNXT.