Discuss Real Estate Issues with Your U.S. Congressional Representative

Let's Talk Real Estate with Members of Congress

Meet Aaron Schock on Aug. 14

U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock will meet with Illinois REALTORS® in Springfield at 9 a.m. Aug. 14, 2014. Schock represents the 18th Congressional District and was first elected to Congress in 2008. He will meet with REALTORS® at the Illinois Association of REALTORS® building, 522 S. Fifth St., Springfield, IL 62701. 

REALTORS® who wish to attend may register by going here

The Illinois Association of REALTORS® is holding a series of conversations with Illinois’ Congressional delegation. The meetings will allow members to hear their representative’s take on real estate issues, and provide an opportunity to share local market information. 


Let's Talk Real Estate with Sen. Dick Durbin

Illinois REALTORS® met with U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., on May 14, as part of IAR's "Let's Talk Real Estate" program. The key federal issues REALTORS® are advocating for this year include promoting the Marketplace Fairness Act, preserving the Mortgage Interest Deduction, extending the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act, and FHA reform. #PowerofR


Questions? Please contact your local GAD or IAR Housing Policy Advisor Sharon Gorrell

Coverage from past meetings with members of Congress:

IAR members meet with U.S. Rep. Brad Schneider as part of the Let's Talk Real Estate series held by the Illinois Association of REALTORS®.


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