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‘Irrational Exuberance’ author to keynote real estate confab

Connect High Net explores new age of real estate financial portfolios

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Real estate industry thought leaders and financial experts including Robert Shiller, author of "Irrational Exuberance," will convene at Inman News' Connect High Net 2006 conference in Miami, Oct. 15-17, to explore a wave of changes happening in real estate causing property investment to look more like the stock market each day. High-net-worth individuals and institutions have the opportunity for the first time to invest in or hedge housing exposure without buying or selling physical real estate assets. Industry leaders will tap into this new trend as well as the impact that investors with multiproperty portfolios are having on real estate markets. "Expect lots of debate and interaction among this event's unique blend of housing bulls and bears: HNWIs (high-net-worth individuals), high-powered brokers and high-rolling Wall Street market-makers, institutional investors and lenders," said Shiller, who will deliver a keynote address at the event. Shiller is chief economist of MacroMarkets...