March 29, 2013 (CHICAGO, ILLINOIS) – Jeff Garrett and Mike Konstant with Dakota Properties joined professionals in diverse segments of the land business including agriculture, ranch, recreation, appraisals, auctions, and investors at the one-and-only 2013 National Land Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, March 18 through 20. Presented by the REALTORS® Land Institute, an affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS®, the best-in-the-business convened to learn, network, make deals, and have fun. Expert speakers included worldrenowned economists, a climatologist, an expert in wind and air rights, investment strategists, a mineral and gas surface use and development expert, auction professionals, timber and ranch and recreation experts, and more. The final keynote presenter, Brian Binnie, a civilian astronaut, shared his journey on SpaceShipONe.
Mike Konstant earned the Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) designation, which is an indication of the land professional who is the most accomplished, experienced, educated, and highest performing land expert. It requires successful completion of a rigorous education program, a proven track record of performance, and are the most trusted professionals as a result of their commitment to professionalism.
Chuck Wingert, ALC, 2013 National President of RLI, states, “Participating in the National Land Conferences and being an active member in the REALTORS® Land Institute, is an investment that brings strong business relationships and increased commissions. One cannot afford to miss these opportunities.”
About the REALTORS® Land Institute
The REALTORS® Land Institute is the professional membership organization for real estate practitioners who specialize in land transactions. An affiliate organization of the National Association of REALTORS®, the Institute provides a wide range of programs and services that build knowledge, relationships, and business opportunities for the best in the land business. Through its best-in-class LandU curriculum, the REALTORS® Land Institute confers its Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) designation to only those real estate practitioners who achieve the highest levels of education, experience, and professionalism.