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Legal Services busts myths and shares facts in ‘TRID Revisited’

IARbuzz.com Blog - Fri, 10/23/2015 - 4:29pm
REALTORS® are mistaken if they believe almost any circumstance will reset the three-day rule for giving Closing Disclosures to buyers before closings, says the IAR Legal Services Team. In fact, during Thursday’s IAR Legal Webinar, “TRID Revisited,” IAR Hotline Attorney … Continue reading →

Morning Minute: Rising rents expected to keep climbing

IARbuzz.com Blog - Fri, 10/23/2015 - 10:09am
It’s getting more expensive to be a renter. Apartment rental costs jumped last year and have continued upward in 2015 too. In fact, according to the apartment research firm Axiometrics, annual rental growth in September rose to 5.2 percent, a … Continue reading →

REALTORS® donate more than $150,000 to help tornado victims

IARbuzz.com Blog - Thu, 10/22/2015 - 11:47am
Residents in Northern Illinois communities which were hit by devastating tornadoes earlier this year received more than $150,000 from a pair of REALTOR® organizations to help with disaster recovery.    The aid was for victims of the twisters which struck a … Continue reading →

Strong housing sales, pricing gains seen for September in Illinois

IARbuzz.com Blog - Thu, 10/22/2015 - 8:17am
Positive housing market momentum carried into September with home sales and median prices experiencing healthy year-over-year gains as Illinois headed into the fall market, according to the Illinois Association of REALTORS®. Statewide home sales (including single-family homes and condominiums) in … Continue reading →

Login for TRID Legal Webinar today at 9:30 a.m.

IARbuzz.com Blog - Thu, 10/22/2015 - 6:00am
Join in the next IAR Legal Webinar, “TRID Revisited,” at 9:30 a.m. today, with IAR Transaction Helpline Attorney Jeff Baker and IAR Legal Hotline Attorney Betsy Urbance. Urbance and Baker will explore questions that have come up since the Truth-in-Lending/RESPA … Continue reading →