Government shutdown has real implications for REALTORS®

There's no telling how long or short the government shutdown will be, but there are several major implications for the real estate industry. According to NAR, government programs ranging from the National Flood Insurance Program to the U.S. Department of [...]

2018-01-20T15:29:38+00:00 January 20th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

REALTORS® — Make sure you’re registered for March 20 general primary

(Bigstock image above) In 60 days, registered Illinois voters can declare their party affiliations and cast ballots in the March 20 Illinois general primary. Among those vying for the support of Illinois REALTORS® are candidates for six statewide offices, including [...]

2018-01-19T16:21:52+00:00 January 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Michael D. Oldenettel named 2018 Illinois REALTOR® of the Year

Michael D. Oldenettel, managing broker of RE/MAX Professionals in Springfield, was named the 2018 Illinois REALTOR® of the Year at the state association’s Public Policy Meetings in East Peoria today. The award honors individuals whose dedication to excellence has profoundly [...]

2018-01-19T09:26:04+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Public Policy Meetings|0 Comments

REALTORS® raise money for RPAC at themed auction

Illinois REALTORS® raised more than $128,000 late Tuesday as part of an auction to benefit RPAC. The event, in East Peoria as part of the annual Public Policy Meetings, is held annually. The auction had a Disney theme, with many [...]

2018-01-19T09:34:40+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Public Policy Meetings|0 Comments

Robling and Lundy provide Republican, Democratic points of view during Illinois REALTORS Public Policy Meetings in East Peoria

Although political analysts Chris Robling and Dave Lundy represented opposing political philosophies at the RPAC Recognition Luncheon Wednesday, they both agreed that Gov. Bruce Rauner has not helped  himself with recent missteps. The two debated federal and state issues in [...]

2018-01-17T16:59:25+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Public Policy Meetings|0 Comments