REALTORS® Conference & Expo November 2-5, 2018 - Boston, MA

Members, including association staff, can enter one of our monthly contests for the chance to win a great prize! Read each contest’s Rules & Regulations below.

August: Share/Retweet Contest for the Chance to Meet Mark Wahlberg

Thank you to all who participated. Congratulations to our winner: Elizabeth Chapman from Saint George, UT!

How it worked: Those who “shared” NAR Annual’s General Session announcement on Facebook, or “retweeted” it on Twitter, via their own Facebook or Twitter page(s) between August 15-31, 2018 were entered into a drawing to meet Mark Wahlberg after the General Session on Saturday, November 3!

Rules & Regulations: Participants entered the contest by clicking the NAR Annual Facebook account’s “Share” button on Facebook or the NAR Annual Twitter account’s “Retweet” button on Twitter to share the General Session announcement, featuring Mark Wahlberg, with their friends/followers.

All social networking “shares” or “retweets” had to be conducted between August 15-31, 2018. You were allowed to share multiple times.

This contest was only valid for eligible members of the National Association of REALTORS® – had to have provided a current NRDS ID when NAR contacted the winner – to be eligible. NAR Staff, their immediate families and those living in their households were not eligible to enter. 2018 Meeting & Conference Committee members were not eligible to enter.

One winner was drawn at random and notified no later than Friday, September 7, 2018. The winner was notified at the Facebook or Twitter handle he/she used to enter the contest via a direct message. Notification asked winner to respond with a current NRDS ID and valid email. Winner had to have responded with said information within two weeks of the notification. Instructions for redemption were provided to the winner upon confirmation of eligibility. Email addresses were not shared or sold and were only used to communicate with the winner.

In the event the Facebook or Twitter handle of the winner was invalid, no longer functioning, or the winner did not provide said information within two weeks, a substitute winner will be selected by NAR’s Meetings & Events Team by holding another drawing.

This prize is non-transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash. The prize may be redeemed after the General Session on Saturday, November 3 at 6:00pm only.

No purchase was necessary to enter the drawing. Void where prohibited by law. All taxes were solely the responsibility of winner. Odds of winning were determined by the number of valid entries shared or retweeted from the NAR Meetings & Events’ social media pages: www.facebook.com/NARAnnual and www.twitter.com/NARAnnual. Winner’s name is posted at www.Contests.realtor. The contest was not sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Facebook or Twitter.

By participating, entrants agree to these official rules, that the winner is required to gain admittance into the General Session on his/her own and that the decision of the judges is final and binding in all matters relating to the sweepstakes. You also agree to release Twitter and Facebook from all liability related to this contest. Winner grants permission for the use of winner’s name in conjunction with this promotion without additional compensation.

July: Restaurant Recommendations Contest

Thank you to all who participated. Check out our list of restaurant recommendations from your peers. And congratulations to our winner: Andy Meeks from Portland, OR!
Here’s how it worked: Those who recommended their favorite restaurant in Boston (with a short description on why it’s their favorite) between July 1-31, 2018 were entered to win a $100 Legal Sea Foods gift card to use during their conference trip.

Participants could only have entered the contest one time. Restaurant recommendations and descriptions are being shared on the conference website at and other marketing channels.

This contest was only valid for eligible members of the National Association of REALTORS® – you had to have provided a current NRDS ID and valid email address to be eligible. NAR Staff, their immediate families and those living in their households were not eligible to enter. Members of the 2018 Meeting and Conference Committee were also not eligible to enter. Email addresses were not shared or sold and were only used to contact the winner.

The winner received one $100 Legal Sea Foods gift card. This prize is non-transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash. This prize does not include registration to the 2018 REALTORS® Conference & Expo and does not guarantee hotel or flight availability.

The drawing was held no later than August 16, 2018, and the winner was notified no later than August 17, 2018.

By participating, entrants agree to these official rules and that decisions by NAR are final and binding in all matters relating to the sweepstakes. Any taxes imposed upon a prize will be the sole responsibility of the winner.

June: Boston Trivia Contest

Congratulations to our winners: Colleen Freeman, Earle Sherman, Bob Morgan and Jim Hanley
Here’s how it worked: Those who answered all eight trivia questions correctly via the online entry form between June 1-30, 2018 were entered into a drawing to win one of four free Premier Access registrations (a $450 value).

You could have entered the contest multiple times; however only one correct completed entry was counted per person. All answers could be found on the Internet.

This contest was only valid for eligible members of the National Association of REALTORS® — you had to provide a current NRDS ID and valid email address to be eligible. NAR Staff, their immediate families and those living in their households were not eligible to enter. Members of the 2018 Meeting and Conference Committee were also not eligible to enter. Email addresses were not shared or sold and were only used to contact the winners.

Each winner will receive one (1) Premier Access registration valid only for the 2018 REALTORS® Conference & Expo in Boston, MA. This prize is non-transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash. However, the prize can be awarded as reimbursement for an existing 2018 registration. This prize does not guarantee hotel or flight availability.

May-October: Bring a Buddy Contest

Congratulations to our winners: Freda Wilkinson, Helena, Montana (May); Dennis Walker, Bunnell, FL (June)
Here’s how it works: Those who register for the 2018 REALTORS® Conference & Expo, and send a quick email to their friends letting them know they are attending the event, will be entered into a monthly drawing for a $100 American Express gift card!

Enter the contest by scrolling to the bottom of your registration confirmation email and clicking the link under the “Invite a Friend” section.

You must be a registered 2018 REALTORS® Conference & Expo attendee to participate. This contest is only valid for eligible members of the National Association of REALTORS® — you must provide a current NRDS ID and valid email address to be eligible. NAR Staff, their immediate families and those living in their households are not eligible to enter. Email addresses will not be shared or sold and will only be used to contact the winners.

Each month from May through October, the NAR Meetings & Events Team will draw the name of one person at random who has provided us with their email address and at least one valid email address of a colleague. Each entrant is only eligible to receive one prize.

Each winner will be notified by email shortly after each monthly drawing, using the email address provided to refer the colleague(s). Notification will ask winner to respond with a postal address within two weeks of the notification, and the $100 American Express Gift Card will be sent within two weeks of receiving winner’s mailing address. In the event the email address of the winner is invalid, no longer functioning, or the winner does not provide their postal address within two weeks, a substitute winner will be selected by the NAR Meetings & Events Team by holding another drawing. This prize is non-transferrable and cannot be redeemed for cash.

No purchase is necessary to enter the drawing. Void where prohibited by law. All taxes are solely the responsibility of winner. Odds of winning are determined by the number of valid entries received by the NAR Meetings & Events Team. Winners’ names will be posted at www.Contests.realtor — check the site for monthly winners’ names.

By participating, entrants agree to these official rules, and that the decision of the judges is final and binding in all matters relating to the sweepstakes. Winner grants permission for the use of winner’s name in conjunction with this promotion without additional compensation.

If you would like to enter the contest without providing an email address, please send a postcard to: Bring A Buddy Contest, NAR Meetings & Events Team, National Association of REALTORS®, 430 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611 and include your Conference & Expo registration number, address and phone number.

Entries must be received by the end of each month from May 2018-October 2018 to be eligible for that month’s drawing.