Market Shift Conversations Powered by ABoR YPN

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Wednesday Mar 20, 2024
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

This special edition of our popular Market Shift Conversations event is brought to you by ABoR's new Young Professionals Network – ABoR YPN! (formerly known as AYREP).

***This registration is for virtual attendance. If you're looking for in-person registration, click here.***


2:00 PM | Welcome

2:05 PM | ABoR YPN Panel: Launch Yourself for Success in 2024

This discussion with three industry power players is will provide real estate professionals with essential insights and strategies to propel their businesses forward. Our panelists will share valuable guidance on you can effectively position yourself as a business, covering topics like:

  • Business Growth Steps: Learn business coaching strategies tailored for real estate professionals.
  • Expanding Business Horizons: Learn how to leverage your earnings to expand into new entrepreneurial ventures.
  • Setting Up for Success: Discover the importance of establishing an LLC, tax benefits, and structuring your business effectively.

2:50 PM | ABoR Bylaws Vote

The 2024 ABoR & Unlock MLS Board of Directors has recommended four changes to the ABoR Bylaws, which require a majority membership vote to take effect. As an ABoR member, your voice matters and the April 1-5, 2024 Bylaws Vote is your opportunity to shape our Association alongside our Board of Directors. In this update, Board President Kent Redding will walk through each change in detail and why the Board has recommended it.

3:20 PM | Closing Remarks

3:30 PM | Post-Event Board Q&A

Have additional questions about the the Bylaws Vote? Join the ABoR Board of Directors in the Member Lounge immediately after the event to ask your questions 1:1.


  • Paul Smith, Co-Founder of Twelve Rivers Realty, has completed 750 transactions and $350M in closed deals. He has 18 years of Austin real estate expertise, has successful condo projects stewardship, is a veteran with four years at Fort Hood, and has raised over $500K locally for charity!
  • Nicole Marburger, Founder of Legacy Real Estate Group, is in the top 1% of Austin agents, a recipient of the RECA Greg Borgeois & Lewis Cook Rising Star Award in 2022, and a multi-year Austin Business Journal Top REALTOR® & Platinum Top 50 awardee. She's not just a top performer, but also passionate about community involvement, volunteering with RECA and the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition.
  • Alicia Bowling, Owner of Emma Lon Consulting, has over 11 years in real estate and entrepreneurship, Alicia has successfully revitalized businesses and brokerages, helping agents at all levels boost efficiency and establish effective schedules.
  • Romeo Manzanilla, COO & Principal of Christie’s International Real Estate, comes with a rich history in Austin real estate. Romeo brings extensive experience as an ABOR Past President and current Board of Directors member for the National Association of REALTORS® & Texas REALTORS®.
  • Kent Redding, 2024 ABoR & Unlock MLS Past President, is a Broker at Berkshire Hathaway TX Realty and an ABoR member since 2003, with an impressive suite of awards and designations during his 20-year career including GRI, CRS, ABR, ePro, MRP, CLHMS and a 10-year consecutive year Platinum Top 50 award winne