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The Convention

The Convention is the premier real estate education and trade show event in the state of Michigan. Hosted by the Michigan Realtors®, The Convention offers a full slate of CE Marketplace certified knowledge sessions, networking opportunities and new products and services for our members and industry professionals in an upscale environment. Go The Distance! and make plans to attend.

Web site and registration opens in June 2018

Save the Dates: 
The Convention
September 26-28, 2018
Grand Traverse Resort & Spa
Traverse City

Grand Traverse Resort & Spa

Grand Traverse Resort & Spa Guest Room Types & Rates:

The Convention hotel block will open June 12th, the resort cannot accept reservation before then. 

Contracted room rates available until September 4 based on availability.

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Registration Details

Registration Tiers: 

The Convention registration will open in June. 

Online registration closes 5 pm Thursday, September 20, 2018.

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Hotel Terms & Conditions                                                                                  

All room rates are based on single/double occupancy. Additional adults in a guest room will be charged a $15 per person, per night for the duration of their stay (excludes condos).


All rooms rates are before taxes and resort fee. Current state taxes are 6%, local/visitors bureau taxes are 5% and the resort fee is currently $14.95 per night.

Resort fees include Use of the health club, seasonal access to outdoor pools and The Beach Club, preferred pricing for golf and tennis, wireless internet service for guest rooms and condominiums, voicemail message service, unlimited toll free and credit card access phone calls, use of safety deposit box, parking, golf bag storage, shuttle to Cherry Capital Airport and Turtle Creek Casino

Registration Terms

Early registration ends Thursday, August 30. Full refunds granted if received by August 30. Cancellation between August 31 and September 20 are subject to a $40 administrative fee. Refunds after September 20 are not given. Registrations are nontransferable. 

*The introductory rate for first-time attendees will be verified from past convention attendance records. If attended previously, full rate applies and will be charged. First timer rate is nonrefundable and nontransferable. 

**Registration as a guest for The Convention is confirming that you do not hold a real estate or appraiser license and that you are not involved in the real estate industry. Those who falsely register as a guest are subject to cancellation of registration without a refund. 

***Additional Exhibitor Registrations provide admittance to events held in the expo only.

 By registering for a Michigan Realtors® event, I understand that still or motion pictures may be taken of me while attending the event and give permission for images to be used to promote Michigan Realtors® events. Such images will remain the property of Michigan Realtors®

Sponsor/Exhibitor Opportunities

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Jenn Morden
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