Need CE? The IAR Licensing and Training Center has convenient Online CE with "Anywhere Online Proctoring" to help you complete your CE requirements without leaving home. Questions? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org and click below to learn more about your online CE options plus home study options.
An additional $5 million in funding is being made available for Illinois' Welcome Home Heroes Affordable Loan Program that offers down payment assistance to veterans and active-duty service personnel. Read more.
Wonder how the new qualified mortgage (QM) rule might end up affecting the lending industry and ultimately consumers? NAR researchers surveyed lenders and found that 55 percent expect the QM rule to affect 2.6 percent to 20 percent of their loan originations. Read more from NAR.
Commercial real estate investors are expecting the economy to continue to grow modestly in 2014 and anticipate ongoing positive returns for commercial real estate, NAR reports. Read more in the new forecast report, "Expectations & Market Realities in Real Estate 2014 - The Future Unfolds."
Learn more about the legal issues surrounding Illinois' new concealed carry law by registering for the Register now.IAR Legal Webinar. During the one-hour webinar, Sorling Northrup attorneys will address questions and present sample policy considerations surrounding the new Illinois concealed carry statutes.
IAR will release the Illinois January home sales report at Log in to Members Only MarketStats. #IARMarketStats. As an IAR member you have exclusive access to county-by-county data, market talking points and more.
Online renewal is now open! Visit the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) Real Estate Broker Renewal website to submit your renewal application. Remember you will need the unique PIN number that was included on your yellow renewal postcard in order to complete your renewal. Questions? Click here for IAR's Official Q&A and Checklist for the 2014 Broker License Renewal.
Applications for the Real Estate Educational Foundation's (REEF) Academic scholarships must be submitted by www.ilreef.org.. Since 2000, REEF has awarded scholarships totaling over $412,300 to talented college students and real estate professionals. Learn more about these and other REEF scholarships at
Become one of 1,000 RPAC Ambassadors in 2014 and help protect your industry and private property rights. The deadline to sign up is . Click hereto find program details, pledge cards and an acceptance letter.(Disclaimer: The Illinois REALTORS® Political Action Committee (RPAC) solicits contributions from IAR members only.)
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