Real Estate

Real Estate

Robert Butcher, real estate trainer and speaker, will conduct a 3-hour training program on Friday, Sept. 19 at the Sheraton Reston Hotel, 11810 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Doors open for registration at 9 a.m. For more information, call 1-800-422-1462.

Weichert, Realtors' Reston office announces its top sales associates for July. Geoffrey Serrell was honored as the office's top producer with the most resale revenue units and the highest dollar volume. He was also honored for generating the most listings sold. Jo Haring was recognized as the top lister and Tuan Pham was recognized as the top sales associate.

The Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage School of Real Estate is offering a Principles and Practices of Real Estate class for anyone interested in becoming a Realtor. The Reston sales office holds sessions on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Sept. 15-Oct. 6. To register or for more information, call 1-800-992-4794.

The Northern Virginia Association of Realtors will host its 7th Annual Economic Summit on Wednesday, Sept. 10, where featured speakers will discuss current real estate trends. "Hot Spots in a Hot Market: Niche Markets" will include a look at aging baby boomers, infill development and the condominium market in Northern Virginia. The Summit takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the George Mason University Johnson Center Cinema.

Speakers will include:

Stephen Fuller, Ph.D., George Mason University

Doug Duncan, Chief Economist and senior vice president of business development for the Mortgage Bankers Association of America

Jerry Gordon, president & CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority

Gary Garczynski, 2002 president of the National Association of Home Builders

Toby Millman, vice president of project development for Eakin/Youngentob Associates, Inc.

Debbie Rosenstein, Rosenstein Research Associates

David Howell, McEnearney Associates, Inc.

Register for the summit online at HomePro Services, Inc., RGS Title and George Mason University are sponsoring the event.