• Illinois Housing Pulse
    Illinois median home prices increase in March; Number of homes on market improves, but inventories remain tight
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    Register now for IAR Spring Conference & Expo, May 7 & 8 in Collinsville
  • 2014 Broker Renewal
    Illinois brokers, get tips and CE options for the 2014 broker license renewal.
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    You don't have to leave home!
  • 1,000 Points of Light
    Become an RPAC Ambassador and help protect your industry and private property rights 
  • Power of R
    Learn how to help Illinois' storm victims; resources and news updates

   

Let's Talk Real Estate Events Scheduled for April

U.S. Reps. Peter Roskam, John Shimkus and Luis Gutiérrez are scheduled to meet with Illinois REALTORS® in April. Learn more.


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Broker License Renewal Deadline: April 30, 2014

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Housing Market News & Reports

Capitol and Housing Conference

Complete coverage of IAR's
38th annual Capitol Conference 

See all the action from IAR's annual Housing Leaders Conference and Capitol Conference & Lobby Day. Presentations, videos and more can be found here

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Fighting for You

 

Illinois REALTORS® get out the vote in March Primary

There were many Pro-REALTOR® wins in the March Illinois Primary. Find results from IAR's 10 "Opportunity Races."

 

REALTORS® team up to fight Fox Waterway Agency dissolution

Legislation would abolish local agency, shift responsibility to state

 

IAR task force provides sample Concealed Carry guidelines

A special task force makes recommendations on best practices for real estate brokers in light of new state law.

 

An improved rental regulation ordinance REALTORS® can get behind

REALTOR® advocacy efforts result in a less burdensome rental ordinance in Highland Park.

 

Oak Park alters housing ordinance after REALTOR® input

IAR suggested key changes to a crime-free proposal that could have hurt property owners.

 

Impact Fees, Schools and the Effect on Homeowners
As new home construction begins to pick up, impact fees and the requirements for local schools in those communities are once again on the radar. 

 

Want to know about the issues that affect your livelihood?

Skylights, a new online tool, will enable you to stay current on local issues that impact your business and private property rights. Find at-a-glance maps showing where IAR's governmental affairs efforts are active and updates on local issues that affect IAR members.

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RPAC logoThe REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) funds candidates who help protect your business and private property rights. Check out What Is/ Isn’t Law Because of RPAC and Four things you need to know about RPAC.

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Commercial Real Estate

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Commercial Issues and Disclosures - An IAR Legal Webinar covers questions that arise in the commercial brokerage industry and disclosures that brokers need to remember. Reminder: The IAR Legal Webinar Series is an exclusive IAR member benefit (log in required).

 

Legislative updates, studies and reports for commercial practicioners

IAR Habitat Project

Help IAR build for Habitat;
Murphysboro project ongoing

The Illinois Association of REALTORS® plans to build Habitat for Humanity homes in Murphysboro, Springfield and Fox Valley in 2014. Learn how you can be a part of this exciting project. 

 

How to help tornado victims

Have you helped victims of the November tornadoes? 

IAR has partnered with two organizations to accept donations to help those affected by the November tornadoes. Click below to make your donation.

 

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See local REALTOR® Association efforts

  What you need to know now

For Home Buyers and Sellers

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REALTOR® Search - Find a REALTOR® by Name, City or Company

 

Buying or selling a home? Find tips and resources at our consumer website, www.yourillinoishome.com

 

Need help in resolving a dispute with a REALTOR®? The Illinois Association of REALTORS® (IAR) has a Consumer Help Line to try and resolve questions relating to real estate transactions. Learn more.