Are you ready to create your 2024 building and property management trade show calendar? If so, you’ve come to the right place.

We’ve scoured the web for the top industry trade shows, conferences, and expos that are on for 2024. Read on for a curated list of must-attend real estate events, and start planning your year today!


January is kicks off the year strong for industry events, and the property management and contracting sectors are no exception. Apartment professionals can still get some networking in at the NMHC Apartment Strategies Con.


This event is a hub for fencing industry innovators, showcasing the latest trends in fencing technology, materials, and design. Attendees can expect to see groundbreaking products and engage in discussions about the future of fencing in urban and suburban landscapes.

When? January 23-26, 2024

Where? Nashville, Tennessee

Who Should Attend? Fencing industry professionals including manufacturers, contractors, and designers.

Get more information here.

CPIA Executive Retreat

A gathering for leaders in the painting industry, this retreat focuses on executive leadership, emerging market trends, and innovative business strategies. It’s an ideal setting for networking and sharing best practices.

When? January 28, 2024

Where? Boca Raton, Florida

Who Should Attend? Leaders and executives in the painting industry.

Get more information here.

NMHC Apartment Strategies Conference

Aimed at multifamily housing professionals, this conference delves into market analysis, design trends, and strategic management. It’s an opportunity to gain insights into the latest developments in apartment management and investment.

When? January 30, 2024

Where? Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego, California

Who Should Attend? Multifamily housing industry professionals

Get more information here.


February may be the shortest month of the year. But it still has plenty to offer in terms of property management events. Check out a few of them next.

Roof Expo

This expo is essential for roofing professionals, featuring advancements in roofing materials, sustainable practices, and design. Workshops and seminars will address current challenges and future directions in roofing technology.

When? February 6-8, 2024

Where? Las Vegas, Nevada

Who Should Attend? Roofing professionals including contractors, architects, and suppliers.

Get more information here.

Tampa Bay Condo & HOA Expo

A must-attend for community association managers and HOA members, focusing on legal updates, efficient management practices, and community engagement strategies.

When? February 9, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Where? Tampa Convention Center in Tampa Bay, Florida

Who Should Attend? Community association managers, board members and presidents, active HOA members, and other industry professionals

Get more information here.

2024 CREJ Spring Property Management Conference & Expo

This event covers the spectrum of property management, offering insights into innovative technologies, tenant relations, and property maintenance.

When? February 13, 2024

Where? The Cable Center in Denver, Colorado

Who Should Attend? Property management industry professionals

Get more information here.

PCA Expo

A key event for the painting and coating industry, highlighting new materials, environmental compliance, and business management techniques.

When? February 26 – March 1, 2024

Where? Orlando, Florida

Who Should Attend? Professionals in the painting and coating industry, including contractors, business owners, and suppliers.

Get more information here.


March is a busy month for industry events. Fill your social calendar with the following property management expos, conferences, and summits.

2024 Hawaii Trade Buildings, Facilities, & Property Management Expo

This expo is a comprehensive showcase of building maintenance, facility management, and operational efficiency, with a focus on tropical and coastal properties.

When? March 6-7, 2024

Where? Neal Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall in Honolulu, Hawaii

Who Should Attend? Building, facility, and property management industry professionals

Get more information here.

Yardi Advanced Solutions Conference (YASC)

An essential event for users of Yardi systems, offering deep dives into software updates, customization, and optimization for property management.

When? March 12-13, 2024

Where? San Diego, California

Who Should Attend? Yardi trainers and users; property, investment, and asset managers; and other property management, financial, IT, and marketing professionals

Get more information here.

MultiFamily Social Media Summit

A unique conference focusing on the intersection of social media and multifamily housing marketing. Attendees will learn about leveraging social platforms for tenant engagement and branding.

When? March 20-22, 2024

Where? The Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa, California

Who Should Attend? Multifamily industry executives and managers, regional management executives and managers, property owners, property developers, asset managers, marketing professionals, and social media specialists

Register to attend here.


After a busy event schedule in March, you’ll be glad for some downtime. Here’s what’s on in property management events for April.

2024 NARPM Broker/Owner Conference & Expo

This event is tailored for brokers and property managers, highlighting leadership, legal compliance, and innovative business models in property management.

When? April 16-18, 2024

Where? Omni Amelia Island Resort in Amelia Island, Florida

Who Should Attend? Designated brokers, company owners, and regional property managers

Get more information here.

2024 Rental Housing Education Conference & Expo

A day-long event for Southern California rental housing professionals, with a focus on regional market trends, rental laws, and tenant relations.

When? April 25, 2024 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where? Town & Country Hotel in San Diego, California

Who Should Attend? Southern California rental housing professionals

Get more information here.



Are you rested up and ready to network? We hope so because May has four must-attend events for property managers.

Apartment Innovation & Marketing (AIM) Conference

This conference is a deep dive into the latest in apartment marketing strategies and technologies, ideal for industry professionals looking to stay ahead in a competitive market.

When? May 5-8, 2024

Where? Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa

Who Should Attend? Rental apartment industry professionals

Register to attend here.

2024 CAI Annual Conference & Expo


This event caters to community association professionals, providing insights into governance, legal issues, and community building.

When? May 8-11, 2024

Where? Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada

Who Should Attend? Community association professionals and stakeholders

Get more information here.

Income Property Management Expo

An event for real estate investors and independent rental property owners, focusing on investment strategies, property maintenance, and financial management.

When? May 15, 2024 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where? Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California

Who Should Attend? Real estate investors, independent rental investment property owners, and property managers

Get more information here.


For users of ResMan software, this event offers a deep dive into software capabilities, industry trends, and networking opportunities.

When? May 20-23, 2024

Where? The Renaissance in Plano, TX

Who Should Attend? ResMan customers and other multifamily operators

Get more information here.


Beat the summer heat with a few indoor events in June. Here are the must-attend property management trade shows to start your summer off right.

Cooperator Co-Op Condo & Apartment Expo

A gathering for property managers, board members, and owners to explore the latest in building management, legal updates, and service solutions.

When? June 18, 2024 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where? New York Hilton Midtown in New York City, New York

Who Should Attend? Property managers, condo and apartment association board members, apartment building owners, shareholders, and other real estate professionals

Register to attend here.

NAA Apartmentalize 2024

This conference focuses on rental management and offers insights into leasing, marketing, and maintenance best practices.

When? June 19-21, 2024

Where? Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Who Should Attend? Rental management, leasing, marketing, and maintenance professionals

Get more information here.


July is a slow month for property management industry events. That’s good news as conferences and expos start to ramp up again in August.

RealPage RealWorld 2024

An event for users of RealPage software, focusing on optimization, new features, and industry trends.

When? August 11-13, 2024

Where? TBD

Who Should Attend? Multifamily property management professionals

Get more information here.

THA Annual Conference

A conference for Texas Housing Association professionals, covering state-specific housing regulations, market trends, and management strategies.

When? August 13-14, 2024

Where? Moody Gardens Hotel in Galveston, Texas

Who Should Attend? Texas Housing Association industry professionals

Get more information here.

2024 CREJ Fall Property Management Conference & Expo

A comprehensive event for property management professionals, focusing on market dynamics, tenant relations, and innovative management approaches.

When? August 20, 2024 from 7 to 11:45 a.m.

Where? The Cable Center in Denver, Colorado

Who Should Attend? Property management industry professionals

Get more information here.


CPIA Conference

A networking and educational event for painting industry professionals, focusing on industry-specific challenges and innovations.

When? September (Exact dates TBD)

Where? Park City, Utah

Who Should Attend? Painting industry professionals looking to connect and engage in industry-specific discussions.

Get more information here.


An essential event for those in the elevator and escalator industry, covering safety standards, new technologies, and maintenance best practices.

When? September 23-26, 2024

Where? Atlantic City, New Jersey

Who Should Attend? Professionals in the elevator and escalator industry, including contractors, consultants, and manufacturers.

Get more information here.


The month of October is chock full of educational events for property management industry pros. Fill your social calendar with the following three events.

The Cooperator Expo Chicagoland

A key event for condo, HOA, co-op, and apartment professionals, focusing on management, legal issues, and vendor services.

When? October 17, 2024 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Where? Navy Pier in Chicago, Illinois

Who Should Attend? Condo, HOA, co-op, and apartment professionals

Register to attend here.

MRI Ascend North America

A gathering for MRI software users and property management professionals, focusing on software optimization and industry trends.

When? October 20-23, 2024

Where? The Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, CA

Who Should Attend? Property management industry professionals

Get more information here.

2024 NMHC OPTECH Conference & Expo

A premier event for multifamily housing professionals, emphasizing technology, operations, and marketing in the housing sector.

When? October 21-23, 2024

Where? Gaylor National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland

Who Should Attend? Multifamily housing industry professionals

Get more information here.


You’ll have a break from events during the holiday season. So, end your year right with these must-attend conferences.

Rent Manager User Conference (RMUC)

A conference for Rent Manager software users, offering insights into software utilization, industry trends, and networking opportunities.

When? November 4-7, 2024

Where? Palm Springs, California

Who Should Attend? Property management professionals and other Rent Manager users

Get more information here.

CREtech New York 2024

A must-attend for commercial real estate professionals, focusing on tech innovations, market analysis,

When? November 13-14, 2024

Where? Javitz Center in New York City, New York

Who Should Attend? Commercial real estate industry professionals

Get more information here.

This Is Your 2024 Trade Show Calendar

This 2024 trade show calendar includes some of the industry’s leading events. You’ll be able to network with like-minded professionals, learn about new technologies hitting the market, and so much more!

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