ARES Conference 2018

American Real Estate Society conference 2018

Bonita Springs, April 10-14, 2018

The 34th Annual ARES Meeting in 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point is an opportunity to receive feedback on your research, see colleagues from throughout the world, and network in a beautiful location at a hotel with amazing amenities.   Explore research in multiple areas of real estate, refereed sessions with discussants (upon request), and an opportunity to win one of the multiple competitive manuscript awards which are decided through a peer review process.

New Paper submission deadline: December 1st, 2017

Location/access: Between Fort Myers (30 minutes from Southwest Florida International airport) Naples (40 minutes) and 2 and a half hours from Miami international airport. Other airports of interest are: Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International airport (almost 2 hours), Tampa International (2 and a half hours), Orlando International (3 and a half hours), Palm Beach International airport (almost 3 hours).

Hotel: The Hyatt Regency Coconut Point in Bonita Springs offers a relaxing experience for attendees, friends and families with a plethora of fun amenities which include 3-story waterslides, four pools, a cold plunge waterfall, rock climbing wall, multiple restaurants, boat tours, offshore fishing and parasailing, a private beach open to hotel guests located adjacent to the world-famous Lovers Key State Park which is reachable by private watercraft from the hotel. Additionally, it is adjacent to the Raptor Bay Golf world-class facilities with 18 holes and the first in the world to receive the Gold Signature Sanctuary Certification from Audubon International.

Area: The area between Fort Myers and Sanibel offers some of Florida’s best beaches. There are multiple lighthouses, an opportunity to explore more than 400 species for those interested in shelling as well as a number of museums and art galleries. The Everglades national park is only a drive away and seeing them with an airboat is a unique experience.