Real Property

Whitney Jackson Levin, Chair 

Membership: As of June, 2017, the Section had 1851 members. 

Budget: The budget for 2017-18 was $36,840.00 The surplus returned to the Virginia State Bar was $ 2,916.07. 

Meetings: The Board of Governors and Area Representatives met four times during the year: 

Fall Meeting – September 15, 2017, at the offices of Virginia CLE, located at 105 Whitewood Road, Charlottesville, VA 22901. 

Winter Meeting – January 19, 2018, at the Williamsburg Inn, Williamsburg, VA (during the VBA Annual Meeting). 

Spring Meeting – March 2, 2018, at the Kingsmill Resort,Williamsburg, VA (before the Section’s Annual Advanced Real Estate Seminar). 

Annual Meeting of the Section & Board of Governors & Area Representatives – June 15, 2018, at the Oceanaire Resort Hotel, Virginia Beach, VA. 

Sponsored educational activities: The Section sponsored, in conjunction with Virginia CLE, the 22nd Annual Advanced Real Estate Seminar on March 2 and 3, 2018 (at Kingsmill Resort) and the 36th Annual Real Estate Practice Seminar on May 8, 16 & 24, 2018 ( Fairfax, Roanoke, and Williamsburg). 

Other educational activities: 

In addition to the foregoing CLE seminars, the Section’s educational activities included the following: 

Publication of the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 issues of The Fee Simple, the Section’s newsletter. 

Providing Section members a tuition credit of $25 per person for the Advanced Real Estate Seminar and $15 per person for the Annual Real Estate Practice Seminar. 

The Section co-sponsors, with Virginia CLE, the Courtland Traver Award, but there was not a recipient for 2017. 

Other Activities: 

The Section participated in the VSB’s annual “First Day of Practice” seminar held in early December, 2017. Robert Hawthorne, Jr., Christina Meier, Lewis Biggs, and Ron Wiley each presented at the seminar.

Updated: Oct 23, 2018