You are the key to the American Dream

Everyone deserves the opportunity to achieve the American Dream of homeownership. Illinois REALTORS® is working to increase housing affordability and equity so EVERYONE has that chance, regardless of where they live, their socio-economic background or their ethnicity.

Learn more about the campaign and hear personal stories from Illinois REALTORS® colleagues about how they help their clients achieve the dream of homeownership.

In this Issue

Click to read best ways to improve your customer service

Moving can be a stressful experience for homebuyers and sellers, but there are strategies to not only make the entire process run more smoothly but also save money.

Click to read Is home title theft a real threat to homeowners?

A state law prohibiting housing discrimination based on source of income, including housing choice vouchers, goes into effect Jan. 1, 2023. Learn more about requirements, eligibility and more. 

Click to read 21 things to do and not do

A closer look at current economic trends in the industrial, office, hospitality, self storage and multifamily sectors points to positive growth in the commercial market. 

Click to read 5 Tips for taking time off while keeping your business on track

Homes have been selling fast and at higher prices in 2022, but there are a number of economic issues impacting the market including rising interest rates, historically low inventory and slow new home growth. 

Click to read First-time homebuyers are key drivers in today's housing market

It’s election season in Illinois. Get a recap of the REALTOR®-supported victories from the June primary and turn your attention to the General Election on Nov. 8 and get out the vote.

Click to read REALTOR® Community

Illinois REALTORS® are active not just in the industry but also in their local communities. See what your colleagues have been doing to promote private property rights and give back.