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Rent Control Bill Among First to be Filed in 2019 Legislative Session

Soon after the 101st Illinois General Assembly was sworn into office last Wednesday, a legislative advocate for rent control filed a bill seeking the repeal of a law protecting private property owners from price controls. Why are Illinois REALTORS® opposed to rent control? Senior Vice President of Governmental Affairs Greg St. Aubin breaks down the issues and unintended consequences that come with putting price controls on rental property. 

 
2019 IL Inaugural

Illinois REALTORS® Leaders Attend Inaugural

The association's leadership spent Monday attending inaugural festivities in Springfield honoring the state's new governor, J.B. Pritzker. 
 
Scam Alert

Beware of Long-distance Timeshare Scam

Be aware of a fact pattern involving the deceptive and unauthorized use of an Illinois real estate licensee's name and license number in an attempted timeshare scam in Arizona. Read more.  

 
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Illinois REALTORS® Closed Monday for MLK Day

The Illinois REALTORS® offices in Springfield and the Legal Hotline will be closed on Monday, Jan. 21 in observance of the federal holiday, Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The office will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 22.
 
 
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