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Do Not Wait Until April 30 to Submit Your Broker License Renewal Application to IDFPR

If you are a broker and have not yet renewed your license, do not wait until April 30 to submit your renewal application to IDFPR. If your renewal application and fee have not been submitted online to IDFPR at 11:59 on April 30, 2018, you will be unable to practice. Here are more reasons why it is important to renew before April 30.

Walk-ins Welcome May 2-3 at Illinois REALTORS® Conference & Expo

Have you mastered digital marketing? Do you know how to keep that transaction from going off the rails? You'd better get to Illinois REALTORS® Conference & Expo, May 2 and 3 at the Gateway Center in Collinsville. Registration is closed, but walk-ins are welcome. See details.

Housing Market Trends Continue in March with Higher Home Prices and Slower Home Sales

Demand continues to be strong in the Illinois housing market, but low inventory will continue to make it a seller's market, with prices expected to go up, reports Illinois REALTORS® in its March report. Members can login and get the details.

Grab Your Goggles for Virtual Reality Video of Bicentennial Plaza Work

When you place a camera that takes photos at every angle in the middle of the Bicentennial Plaza construction site, the results are amazing. With a mouse, viewers can move the camera angle in any direction. Using virtual reality goggles adds a new dimension!

You Can Make a Difference; Apply for Illinois REALTOR® Committees

June 1 is the deadline to apply for state association committees. Still not sure about applying? Watch this video by President Matt Difanis.

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  • May 2-3 - Illinois REALTORS® Conference & Expo - Collinsville
  • July 31 - Illinois REALTORS® Board of Directors Meeting - Westin Lombard
  • Aug. 26 - Bicentennial Plaza Dedication - Illinois REALTORS® Plaza in Springfield
  • Oct. 3 & 4 - Illinois REALTORS® Fall Business Meetings - Westin Lombard
  • Oct. 4 - Illinois REALTORS® Inaugural Gala - Westin Lombard