Illinois REALTOR® MagazineThe September magazine is about to hit your mailbox. Here’s a look at what you’ll find inside.

Follow the recommended steps from the Federal Trade Commission to protect yourself and your clients from identity theft in the story “On Guard.”

Get 15 tips from your Illinois REALTOR® colleagues—Andrea Geller, Sara Bonert, Yolanda Hoversten, Tony Lazzari and Markus Azadeh—plus trainer Matt Dollinger for getting the most out of social media tools such as Twitter, Facebook and blogging.

Then raise your social consciousness about the legal side of REALTORS® using social networks in the story “Social Consciousness” by IAR Legal Hotline Attorney Betsy Urbance.

Negotiation pro and IAR Convention speaker Steve Harney talks about using third-party endorsements to achieve a seller price adjustment.

And tech expert Doug Devitre shares “11 Steps to Host an Online Homebuyer Seminar.”

Find all the articles at And coming in November, the magazine goes digital with a new online digital edition!