8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Find out how an Obama presidency will affect New York real estate at “Election 2008: What it Means for the Real Estate Industry.” Speakers include lobbyist Martin McLaughlin and political consultant Hank Sheinkopf. Hosted by the Community Housing Improvement Program. Association of the Bar of the City of New York, 42 West 44th Street. Free for CHIP members. $50 for non-members. Email RSVP@chipnyc.org, call 212-838-7442, or register online.
10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Real Estate Board of New York's Fall Benefit Fair. 570 Lexington Avenue, classroom. Free for REBNY members. Registration required.
12 p.m. The Young Men’s/Women’s Real Estate Association hosts their monthly luncheon with MTA chairman H. Dale Hemmerdinger. The University Club, 1 West 54th Street. Free for YM/WREA members. $80 for their guests. RSVP online.