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NAR Midyear Legislative Meetings 2022 – CEPI participates as speaker in the Global Alliance Business Committee


On May 3, 2022, CEPI Director-General, Mr Guy Valkenborg, participated as one of the main speakers in the “Global Alliance Business Committee” session held during the NAR Midyear Legislative Meetings 2022.
The event, held in a hybrid form this year, took place in National Harbor – Maryland (US). The event, opened by a legislative update provided by NAR® and was followed by an interesting panel “Realtors@ for Ukraine”, focusing on the current situation in Ukraine and how the real estate sector and real estate professionals from all over the world are helping in this sad situation. Speakers of this panel included Mr Dan Negulescu from CEPI Member APAIR – Romania, and a representative from the Board of Directors of CEPI’s longstanding observer from the Ukrainian Association of Realtors.

CEPI, represented in the event by Director-General Mr Guy Valkenborg, provided the audience with a legislative and outreach update to inform the international audience on the latest policy developments in Europe. Relevant lobbying actions and interesting other activities carried out by CEPI for its members and real estate professionals in Europe were shared. CEPI also expressed its support to Ukraine in these sad times.

The day continued with other interesting topics including an update from Canada, and others. Participants were able to exchange views and inquire about speakers on topical issues during the dedicated Q&A session.

CEPI and NAR continue their good friendship and close strategic partnership, and advocacy role as leading organisations for the real estate professions on both sides of the pond.

More information about the NAR Midyear meetings are available here.