Nevada Association of Real Estate Brokers to Host Second Annual Luxury Real Estate Series in September

Experts, speakers to engage with area real estate professionals for networking and education about today’s growing luxury home market.

Las Vegas, NV, August 22, 2018 --( In September, the Nevada Association of Real Estate Brokers (NAREB) will host its Second Annual “NAREB Luxury Series.” This year’s event theme, “Opening the Doors to the Changing Game of Luxury Real Estate,” involves three dynamic events designed to educate local agents on working in the growing Las Vegas luxury real estate market.

“This year’s event includes some of the most powerful speakers and minds in the luxury real estate market,” said Shanta Patton, NAREB Las Vegas president. “With the help of our sponsors and Diamond Sponsor, the Parent Team at Perl Mortgage, we were able to really build on last year’s success and create an opportunity for area real estate professionals to network and engage with experts they may know of but don’t encounter in their daily work.”

The 3-part series includes:

· Series #1 is titled “Develop Luxury” and will be held on Sept. 5th from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Dragon Ridge Country Club, 552 S. Stephanie St., in Henderson. Doors open at 10:15 a.m. and lunch will be provided, along with networking opportunities and raffle prizes. This developer panel includes some of the most distinguished names in local luxury real estate:
Richard MacDonald: Developer, MacDonald Highlands
J. Christopher Stuhmer: Founder, CEO of Christopher Homes
Patrick Parker: President, Raintree Investment Corp, Lake Las Vegas
Daniel Coletti: Owner, Sun West Custom Homes
Tyler Jones: Founder/Owner, Blue Heron Design + Build

· Series #2 is titled “Indulge In Luxury,” and is a Blue Heron-sponsored luxury bus tour and Christopher Homes-sponsored mixer that starts at 2 p.m. on Sept. 13th at Dragon Ridge Country Club, 552 S. Stephanie St., in Henderson. Tour attendees will gain exclusive access to luxury homes and discover the standards of living in luxury. The tour will end at the Christopher Homes community in MacDonald Highlands. The mixer will include their guest speakers:
Blue Ash: Publisher, Las Vegas Luxury Magazine
Michele Aloe: Showroom Manager, Walker Zanger-Las Vegas
Shelley Gorman: Founder & Interior Designer, SKG Designs + River North

· Series #3 is titled “Embrace Global Luxury” and will be held on Sept. 20th from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Reflection Bay Golf Club at Lake Las Vegas, 75 Montelago Blvd., in Henderson. On this day, attendees will hear perspectives from global speakers like Shamila Mackie, a change manager who has worked for large corporations like IBM and prominent banks on a global level—in Dubai, Canada, Asia and London. Mackie will talk about how to work with international clients while learning about economic and cultural differences and similarities.

“We worked to offer the best networking opportunities for our members as well as the best exposure to those who know the many nuances and details when it comes to working with luxury clients,” Patton added.

Admission is free for NAREB members or $59 for future members. Exclusive sponsorship opportunities are still available at To register for the event, log onto

The National Association of Real Estate Brokers, Inc. (NAREB®) is the oldest minority trade association in America. We were founded in 1947 on the principle that all citizens have the right to equal housing opportunities, regardless of race, creed, or color.

There are over 90 chapters located nationwide and members of the NAREB® organization are referred to as “REALTIST®.” Our Mission is to enhance the economic improvement of our members and the communities we serve. We bring together the Las Vegas professionals in the real estate industry to promote the meaningful exchange of ideas about our business and how best to serve our clientele. We strive to create an environment where creativity flourishes in both the workplace and the marketplace.

To service our target market, we ensure that training and educational opportunities are available to our entire membership across the many disciplines we represent. Our ability to professionally service our client base is the foundation by which we operate.

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Nevada Association of Real Estate Brokers
Shanta Patton