• Illinois Housing Stats
    Illinois home prices surge 13.1 percent in February; Home sales decline 1.7 percent amid tight inventories.
  • IAR Capitol Conference
    Show the "Power of R" in Springfield on April 14 for IAR Capitol Conference & Lobby Day.
  • IAR Spring Conference
    Register for IAR Spring Conference by April 15th for the early bird rate of $109!
  • Get your CEs before April 30
    Register today for the webinar that fits your schedule before the April 30th deadline.
  • Triple Crown Award
    Illinois REALTORS® were recognized with the Triple Crown Award for both RPAC fundraising and overall participation.

Countdown Begins to April 30 Managing Broker Renewal Deadline


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Housing Market News & Reports

Illinois REALTOR® April Issue:

April 2015 cover

Five Senior Homebuyer & Seller Issues Solved!
Strategies for working with senior clients


Staging the Senior Home
Tips for refreshing dated properties


Harvard Identifies Looming Senior Housing Issues
How does Illinois compare?

Plus,  Infographic on Older Americans by the Numbers 
and Tools to help you balance personal and professional needs

Fighting for You

Call for Action: Urge a NO vote on video sewer inspection bill

Contact your state representative and ask them to vote NO on HB 1376, a bill that would hit Illinois homeowners in the wallet by requiring them to hire a licensed plumber to conduct a video inspection of their sewer line prior to sale. Take action now!


Lake Forest latest to liberalize Accessory Dwelling Unit use

The city of Lake Forest became the second community in the area to recognize the benefits of "granny flats, coach houses, in-law suites, garage apartments and cottages," says GAD Howard Handler.


IAR adds to staff devoted to Chicago-area issues

A seasoned veteran of Cook County government has joined IAR to help with REALTOR® advocacy in Chicago: Kristopher "Kris" Anderson.


Election results feature many pro-REALTOR® candidates and five Home Rule defeats
The Nov. 4 election winners included one Illinois senator, nine representatives in the Illinois House, one on the Grundy County Board, another on the St. Clair County Board and the Champaign County Clerk. Five communities rejected Home Rule too!


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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REALTORS® Vote 2015

IAR's 43,000 members are involved in supporting candidates throughout Illinois who understand the private property rights and the role they play in a vibrant economy.

For Home Buyers and Sellers

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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.

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