PMX Forum: October 16, 2020

PMX is going to be PMX Forum this year!

Receive the updates you need, get answers to the questions you have, and interact with the peers you miss all VIRTUALLY from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. on October 16 at PMX Forum. REGISTER NOW for this virtual opportunity.


In light of the continuing health concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been decided that PMX 2020: Property Management Conference, which had been scheduled for October 14-16, will not be proceeding as planned, but we are instead hosting PMX Forum.

For those of you wishing to attend the October 14 PM Cert class at PMX this year, that opportunity is still available virtually. Feel free to sign up for this course now.

PMX Forum Agenda

9:00 a.m.–9:05 a.m.


Elizabeth Kistler, PMC Vice Chair

9:05 a.m.–9:10 a.m.

President’s message

Kemper Funkhouser, 2020 Virginia REALTORS® President

9:10 a.m.–9:15 a.m.

An Inside Look at What’s New for VAR

Terrie Suit, Virginia REALTORS® CEO

9:15 a.m.–9:40 a.m.

COVID-19 and the Rental Market: Trends and Outlook

Lisa Sturtevant, PhD, Virginia REALTORS® Chief Economist

9:40 a.m.–11:20 a.m.

VRLTA Update and Property Management “Ask the Experts” Q & A

John G. “Chip” Dicks, Legislative Counsel for Virginia REALTORS®

Erin Barton, Virginia REALTORS® Deputy Legislative Counsel

11:20 a.m.–11:30 a.m.

Who put the “R” in RPAC?

Katrina Smith, RPAC Trustee

11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Key Forms Updates for VA Property Managers

Jon Haley, Virginia REALTORS® Staff Counsel

12:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks

Elizabeth Kistler, PMC Vice Chair

Helpful Links

In addition to the alternative PMX programming we will share with you soon, I hope that you’ll turn to the many other resources Virginia REALTORS® has available for our property managers. Virginia REALTORS® is here to support you and your business not only during these difficult times, but always. Below are just a few of the many options available to you from your state association. I hope you take a few minutes to learn more about some of these highlighted member benefits.

PM Certified

PM Certified is the new property management certification designed by Virginia REALTORS® that offers education specific to Virginia property managers.

PM News

Look for this special monthly newsletter created with property management specific content on the third Wednesday of every month.


The Government Relations team continues going to bat for you and your clients, even during these challenging times.

Property Management Broker Office Policy Manual

This detailed MS Word document allows you to fill in your firm-specific information and easily tailor it to fit your firm’s business model.