Illinois REALTORS® unveil video, talk about issues of fair housing

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act this year, the Illinois REALTORS® unveiled a new video, "Fair Housing Makes U.S. Stronger," that looks at the history of fair housing issues in real estate and what the future [...]

2018-01-19T09:16:20+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Ethics, Public Policy Meetings|0 Comments

See photos of REALTORS® at the Professional Standards Workshop in Oakbrook Terrace

A total of 360 Illinois REALTORS® were registered for the Professional Standards Workshop Wednesday at the Drury Lane Conference Center in Oakbrook Terrace. REALTOR® Michael Gobber, Vice Chair of the Professional Standards Committee, welcomed the group, while Bruce Aydt and [...]

2018-01-11T15:36:48+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Ethics|0 Comments

REALTORS® raising visibility of Ombudsman and Ethics Citation programs to help consumers and colleagues

For the fifth straight year, the number of requests for assistance increased for the Illinois REALTORS® Ombudsman Program. The Ombudsman Program allows the association to tap the expertise of experienced real estate professionals who are trained in problem solving. An [...]

2018-01-11T10:22:15+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Ethics|0 Comments

REALTORS® emphasize use of misleading online images is violation of Code of Ethics

Illinois REALTORS® attending the Professional Standards Workshop in Springfield Tuesday received explanations of changes to the Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice, including the addition of specific language that addresses the use of misleading photos or other images in [...]

2018-01-19T09:24:04+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Ethics|0 Comments

Pro Standards Workshops tomorrow and Wednesday

Many REALTORS® involved in the professional standards process at the state and local levels will attend Illinois REALTORS® 2018 Professional Standards Workshops Tuesday at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield or Wednesday at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The morning sessions [...]

2018-01-19T09:23:46+00:00 January 8th, 2018|Ethics|0 Comments