About Illinois REALTORS®

/About Illinois REALTORS®
About Illinois REALTORS® 2018-03-19T09:02:06+00:00

Realtor R LogoIllinois REALTORS® is the only advocate for private property rights at the Capitol in Springfield and in communities statewide. We stand for excellence in advocacy, education and ethics for real estate practitioners.

One of Illinois’ largest trade associations, we represent 47,000 members involved in virtually all aspects related to the sale, purchase, exchange or lease of residential or commercial property in Illinois.

The term REALTOR® is a registered collective membership mark that identifies a real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of REALTORS® and subscribes to its strict Code of Ethics.

Our Mission:

We protect private property rights and advance the real estate profession.

Strategic priorities


Protect private property rights and promote the value of REALTORS®.


Create professional development programs that help REALTORS® strengthen their businesses.


Advance ethics enforcement programs that increase REALTOR® professionalism.


Protect REALTORS® by providing legal guidance and education.


Share the story of the association and its role in helping REALTORS® succeed.