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Harley Rouda to speak at Real Estate Connect

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Harley Rouda will speak at Real Estate Connect in San Francisco, July 28-30. Harley Rouda Jr. is one busy executive. His 2004 New Year's resolution was to "slow down," but he told Inman News his effort to keep that resolution is "not going so well." The CEO and managing partner of Real Living, the largest residential real estate firm in the Midwest and one of the largest in the nation, is also CEO and general counsel of HER Real Living, the firm's Columbus operations. Rouda spearheaded the creation of Real Living in February 2002, when HER Realtors of Greater Columbus, Huff Realty of Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky and Realty One of Northern Ohio united under one banner. But that's not all. Rouda serves or has served on the board of directors of a long list of community organizations: the Columbus Theatrical Association, Upper Arlington Cultural Arts Commission March of Dimes, Prevent Blindness, Mid-Ohio FoodBank, Columbus Area Leadership Program, Ballet Met, St. John's Church, U...