In 1916 real estate leaders from around Illinois banded together to form what would become Illinois REALTORS®. The objective: To unite brokers, agents, dealers and owners for the purpose of formulating, promoting and enforcing high standards of ethics in relation to transactions in real estate. Today, Illinois REALTORS® has grown to become one of the largest trade associations in the state of Illinois, representing more than 44,000 REALTORS® statewide who are involved in virtually all aspects related to the sale, purchase, exchange or lease of real property in Illinois. Learn more about the history of IAR.
Illinois REALTORS® Vision: To protect and promote private property rights through advocacy, while educating and serving Illinois REALTORS® and the public.
Illinois REALTORS® Mission: To be the premier real estate resource and advocate for the public, Illinois REALTORS® and the communities they serve.
REALTOR®: The term REALTOR® is a registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribes to its code of ethics.
REALTOR® Store: 800/529-2696
522 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62701
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P.O. Box 19451
Springfield, IL 62794-9451