2024 Lease Fest: Back to the 80's

Formally Lease-A-Palooza

Thursday, May 23, 2024
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (EDT)
* Registration open until 5/21/24 at 5:00 PM (EST)
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* Registration open until 5/21/24 at 5:00 PM (EST)
Category: Events

Welcome to LEASE FEST

 Your '80s Educational Extravaganza!

Get ready to embark on a journey back to the vibrant era of leg warmers, cassette tapes, and endless fun – the 1980s! LEASE FEST invites you to join the ultimate educational extravaganza with a groovy '80s spin.


Immerse Yourself in Learning Vibes:

Dive into the latest tips, tricks, and skills that will propel your apartment community from standard to standout. At Lease Fest, you'll uncover one-of-a-kind ideas designed to give you a competitive edge. This event is exclusively attended by on-site leasing and management professionals, making it the perfect opportunity to enhance your expertise.

Rockin' '80s Fashion Contest:

Show off your inner '80s icon by dressing to impress! 

From neon leggings to oversized jackets, let your unique style shine and add a splash of nostalgia to the learning journey. Winners will snag some gnarly gift cards!

Win a $100 Visa Gift Card at Lease Fest:

Register before May 10th to be put in the prize drawing! (Must be present to win)


Session 1: OMG! I'm Just Like My Mom

With Maria Filippone, Lia Nicole Smith, & Desiree Starr

For decades, we have been making marketing decisions based on generational differences, but critical changes have occurred in how we need to build our marketing strategies moving forward. What if the generations are more aligned than we think? Join our audience to play a game of “Never Have I Ever...” to see how common denominators across the generations can translate into winning marketing strategies!

Session 2: THIS IS ME: Elevating Multifamily Success Through Self Branding 

With Drew Hudson

Get hyped for a transformative journey as we delve into “This is ME: Elevating Multifamily Success through Self Branding. Uncover the power of crafting a distinct identity, fostering authentic connections, and leaving a lasting mark in multifamily.

Closing Keynote Session:
Soundtrack Your Success:  Top 15 Sales Groove Hints

With Don Sanders


Transport yourself back to the 80s with a unique training session led by “Trainer Don.” Each hint is paired with a hit song from that era, blending music with learning. From customer greeting to demonstrating apartments, selling features, overcoming objections, and follow-up, this session covers it all!

Get Ready to Groove into a World of Knowledge and Fun! 

* Registration open until 5/21/24 at 5:00 PM (EST)
Register Now
* Registration open until 5/21/24 at 5:00 PM (EST)

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Bringing 80s vibes to Lease Fest

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Heather Alzate

Heather Alzate


VP of Education , AAGO

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