HOMEVESTORS CO-PRESIDENT TO SPEAK AT 50th ANNUAL NAREE REAL ESTATE JOURNALISM CONFERENCE

DALLAS (May 31, 2016) – HomeVestors of America, the largest professional home buying network of independently owned and operated franchisees and the number one buyer of houses in the U.S., announces that co-president David Hicks will be speaking at the 50th Annual NAREE Real Estate Journalism Conference in New Orleans on June 8.

Hicks will be on a panel entitled, Single-Family Home Investing. Panelists will also include: Dan Ganguly, CEO, HomeUnion; Dennis Cisterna, chief revenue officer, Investability; and Daren Blomquist, Vice President, RealtyTrac. The moderator will be Josh Salman from the Sarasota Herald-Tribune.

“I am honored to be a part of the NAREE conference for yet another amazing year,” said HomeVestors’ co-president David Hicks. “HomeVestors has great insight to investing in single-family homes, and I am proud to share our experience from buying and selling over 65,000 houses in over 130 cities across the U.S.”

The theme of this year’s conference is “Resilient Cities” and will take place from June 8-11 at the Harrah’s Hotel in New Orleans.  Hicks’ panel will be held on June 8 at 3:55 p.m.

Founded in 1929, The National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE) is a non-profit association of real estate reporters, editors, writers, columnists, bloggers, authors and content providers.

About HomeVestors of America, Inc.

Dallas-based HomeVestors of America, Inc. is the largest professional house buying franchise in the U.S., with more than 65,000 houses bought since 1996. HomeVestors® recruits, trains and supports its independently owned and operated franchisees that specialize in building businesses based on buying, rehabbing, selling and holding residential properties. Most commonly known as the “We Buy Ugly Houses®” company, HomeVestors strives to make a positive impact in each community. In 2015, for the tenth consecutive year, HomeVestors was among the prestigious Franchise Business Review’s “Top 50 Franchises,” a distinction awarded to franchisors with the highest level of franchisee satisfaction. In 2015, HomeVestors was recognized as the 19th fastest growing franchise by Entrepreneur Magazine and number 127 in the Franchise 500 by Entrepreneur Magazine. For more information, visit www.HomeVestors.com.