Education Programs

Quarterly panel discussions with industry leaders that address timely issues.

Fundamentals of Real Estate

Hour-long educational programs highlighting fundamental real estate topics. For those new to the industry or seasoned professionals wanting to brush up on a certain area, these programs are intended for those interested in broadening their overall real estate knowledge base.

Members-Only Luncheons

Informal lunchtime discussions featuring an array of speakers and panels, on various topics of industry interest - for REFA members only.

Women's Program

Formed in 2015, REFA's Women's Programs are held throughout the year for women to hear from prominet female leaders and discuss challenges they may face as women in the industry.

After Hours

A networking social for mixing and mingling with industry colleagues held semiannually in the summer and winter.

Annual Forecasting Luncheon

The Annual Forecasting Luncheon is one of REFA's signature events of the year held every January. The program's keynote speaker and panel of industry leaders discuss their views and outlook on the market for the coming year. Forecasting results from the previous year are also examined.

Fall Conference

Yearly breakfast seminar with a focus on the suburban markets. The program features a networking breakfast followed by a keynote speaker and panel discussion.


REFA’s annual awards dinner and biggest industry event of the year which honors an industry leader with the Robert S. Swain, Jr. Distinguished Service Award.

Annual Charitable Golf Outing

Annual golf outing in late July, the proceeds of which benefit one or more local charities. The event begins with a shotgun start at 12:00pm followed by a reception with food, cocktails and awards.

Upcoming Events

REFA Annual Forecasting Program