The Scottsdale Area Association of REALTORS® is showcasing Phoenix area real estate at the MIPIM Conference in Cannes, France this month. SAAR is one of a handful of Realtor organizations that is part of the USA pavilion, hosted by the National Association of REALTORS. For 2017, NAR has expanded its MIPIM exposition footprint, allowing U.S. markets to showcase opportunities for foreign investors. Some 23,000 leading real estate executives from 90 countries, including more than 5,300 investors, are expected in Cannes. The U.S. remains among the top-ranked markets for real estate investors. The Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate ranks the U.S. as the number one destination for commercial foreign investment, with three of the top five global cities located in the U.S.