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Illinois REALTORS® Podcast

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News and perspectives from the Illinois REALTORS® state association including the Illinois real estate market, legislation, education, ethics and member insights on Illinois real estate issues.

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News and perspectives from the Illinois REALTORS® state association including the Illinois real estate market, legislation, education, ethics and member insights on Illinois real estate issues.

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English


Episodes
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Government Update with Jimmy Clayton LIVE from Capitol Conference 2024

4/15/2024
This week on the podcast, Illinois REALTORS® 2024 President Matt Silver is continuing his hosting duties for the month and bringing us a small taste of what our members experienced at the 2024 Capitol Conference. These days were filled with celebration and renewal for the REALTOR cause as our members once again made a strong showing at the Capitol. In this podcast, you'll hear Senior Director of State Governmental Affairs Jimmy Clayton and his main stage presentation of the Governmental Update. For more from Capitol Conference 2024, visit our website, blog and social media channels.

Duration:00:20:42

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A Local REALTOR®'s Decades-Long Fight to Prevent Housing Discrimination in Her Community

4/8/2024
This week on the podcast, your Illinois REALTORS® President Matt Silver again takes over as special guest host. This week, he talks with Lake County REALTOR® Eve B. Lee, 2024 NAR Fair Housing Champion Award winner. Lee reveals how her conviction to do the right thing and commitment to supporting fair housing even in the face of opposition contributed to her recognition as a "Fair Housing Champion".

Duration:00:18:43

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Matt Silver Talks Fair Housing with NAR's Bryan Greene

4/1/2024
This week on the podcast Illinois REALTORS® President Matt Silver takes over as special guest host for the entire month of April. He’s kicking it all off with a conversation with NAR Vice President of Policy Advocacy Bryan Greene about the history of fair housing, the fight to eliminate housing discrimination and the opportunities for our members to be allies for all prospective home buyers.

Duration:00:23:27

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What You Need To Know About the NAR Settlement with Betsy Urbance

3/25/2024
On this week's episode of the Weekly podcast, learn how to keep your business operating at peak efficiency in the months ahead by understanding how the NAR settlement of the Sitzer-Burnett case will affect you and your brokerage. Illinois REALTORS® General Counsel and Vice President of Legal Services Betsy Urbance explains what she's learned about the situation in today's podcast.

Duration:00:16:44

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Why Capitol Conference Matters with Michael Simpson & Matt Persicketti

3/18/2024
On this week's episode of the Weekly podcast, we're welcoming in the Chair and Vice Chair of the Illinois REALTORS® Political Involvement Working Group, Michael Simpson and Matt Persicketti to talk about their experiences at Capitol Conference and why it is so important to attend. Michael is Managing Broker at Baird & Warner Real Estate in Algonquin and a member of the REALTOR® Association of the Fox Valley and they both share great stories of their first trips to Capitol Conference, what it is that keeps them coming back and why this year more than ever it is paramount to have a strong REALTOR contingent at the Capitol.

Duration:00:22:19

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Proposing Housing Legislation and Updates with Jim Clayton

3/11/2024
On this week's episode of the Weekly podcast, we're welcoming back our old friend and Manager of State Governmental Affairs Jim Clayton. Jim always gives us all the info on what's happening at the Capitol and there are quite a few things for our members to keep track of. We talk about the upcoming session, what bills are on a deadline with primary looming and a new strategy that Illinois REALTORS® will be employing with some forthcoming housing legislation.

Duration:00:16:50

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Celebrating Female Leaders and Women's History Month

3/4/2024
Find out how REALTOR® leaders like Ayn Bartok, Drussy Hernandez, Debbie Prodehl and Ginger Sreenan persevered as attitudes about women in the workplace and as decision-makers evolved to where they are today. Watch a video of this special podcast or listen to discover why they are optimistic about the positive influence women will continue to have in Illinois.

Duration:00:32:15

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Celebrating Progress and Panning For The Future During Black History Month

2/26/2024

Duration:00:18:50

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CE expected to draw many REALTORS® to Spring Conference

2/19/2024
This week on the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast our Illinois REALTORS® VP of Professional Development Young Brockhouse takes over hosting duties to welcome Celeste Wheeler, Charay Palmer, Erica Kirk and Sam Row. They discuss the upcoming Illinois REALTORS 2024 Spring Conference & Expo in Collinsville and the opportunity for members to get seven hours of continuing education.

Duration:00:05:34

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Help More Black Homebuyers with Data from the 2023 Shiba Report

2/16/2024
This week on the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast out 2024 President Matt Silver takes over hosting duties to welcome NAREB President Dr. Courtney Johnson Rose and Dearborn REALTIST® Board President Sanina Ellison to provide solutions and takeaways from the latest State of Housing in Black America (SHIBA) report. They discuss the obstacles that Black consumers face when they want to buy homes and what can be done to help them.

Duration:00:36:42

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REALTORS® Fighting Home Rule in 3 Illinois Communities

2/5/2024
This week on the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast we're welcoming in 3 members of our illustrious Government Affairs team to talk about Home Rule measures on the ballot in 3 different Illinois communities in the upcoming March primary elections. Director of Local Advocacy Tom Benedetto and Government Affairs Directors (GADs) Neeley Erickson & Nora Gruenberg lend their expertise as to what's happening on the ground in the communities of Cary, Roselle & Richton Park.

Duration:00:19:34

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Winter Business Meetings 2024 Highlights

1/29/2024
This week on the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast we're recapping the PACKED sessions from the 2024 Winter Business Meetings. If you were unable to attend or if you did and couldn't make some of the sessions, here is your recap and highlights of the Business Issues Forum, Public Policy Forum, REALTOR® Political Involvement Committee (RPIC) Forum and the Legal Update.

Duration:00:26:18

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Commercial Real Estate Market Outlook with Michael Mallon

1/22/2024
This week on the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast find out why Michael Mallon of Mallon & Associates, will be the featured speaker during the Commercial Update session at the Winter Business Meetings. He has 40 years of experience, including property development, redevelopment, leasing, property management and consulting.

Duration:00:09:29

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LAST CALL For the 2024 Winter Business Meetings!

1/15/2024
Listen to today's podcast for brief descriptions of the daily offerings at our Winter Business Meetings at the Bloomington-Normal Marriott. Plan your days by choosing from entertaining and informative guest speakers, optional live continuing education classes, an assortment of forums and networking.

Duration:00:11:46

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Ideas For Success In 2024 with Illinois YPN Leaders J.J. Devore & Ethan Nagar

1/8/2024
This week on the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast we're bringing you a conversation with Illinois YPN leaders J.J. Devore and Ethan Nagar and discover some of their secrets to success, including repeatable best practices, successful industry trends and attendance at our annual Winter Business Meetings. Join them in Normal and bring a colleague!

Duration:00:28:30

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2024 Housing Market Outlook with Dr. Daniel McMillen

1/1/2024
On this week's episode of the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast, we welcome back University of Illinois-Chicago's Dr. Daniel McMillen to give his assessment of what lies ahead for the Illinois housing market in 2024. Hint: inventory plays an important role.

Duration:00:09:35

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Winter Business Meetings Forums Preview with Betsy Urbance, Jim Clayton & Gideon Blustein

12/18/2023
On this week's episode of the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast, we have another packed house in the studio to give you a preview of 3 of the enormous forum offerings you'll find at the 2024 Winter Business Meetings. Jim preview the REALTOR® Political Involvement Commitee (RPIC), Betsy talks the Business Issues Forum and Gideon invites you all to make your voice heard in the Policy & Programs Group. Make sure you register today!

Duration:00:14:42

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CE Opportunities Added to Winter Business Meetings with Young Brockhouse

12/11/2023
On this week's episode of the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast, we are joined by Illinois REALTORS® Vice President of Professional Development Young Brockhouse. As you know, registration is open for Illinois REALTORS® Winter Business Meetings, and because we strive to improve and never do the same event twice, this year’s gathering has new components. Young is here to tell us about the professional development options available this year.

Duration:00:09:33

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Legal Update: Radon Awareness Act with Betsy Urbance & Vicki Munson

12/4/2023
On this week's episode of the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast, we're bringing you another session of Legal Update as we welcome back Illinois REALTORS® Legal Hotline Attorney Vicki Munson and General Counsel and Vice President of Legal Services Betsy Urbance. They explain how a Jan. 1, 2024 change in the Illinois Radon Awareness Act affects property owners and renters. Stay on top of this subject and be prepared to answer questions from your existing and prospective clients.

Duration:00:16:49

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Support These Illinois REALTORS® Charities This Giving Tuesday!

11/27/2023
On this week's episode of the Illinois REALTORS® Weekly Podcast, we're welcoming a FULL HOUSE of in-studio guests to talk about the global day of giving, Giving Tuesday. We're welcoming in Laurie Clayton, Foundation Manager of REEF, Brandi Buchele Asssitnat Operations Manager and Cathy Madaus our Vice President of Operations to talk about the charitable efforts of the Real Estate Education Foundation (REEF) and the Illinois REALTOR® Relief Foundation. To learn more or donate, visit > www.IllinoisRealtors.org/blog/podcast-please-support-our-foundations-on-giving-tuesday Donate now to REEF > www.ilreef.org/supporting-the-foundation Donate now to IRRF > www.illinoisrealtors.org/about/foundations/irrf/#DonateIRRF

Duration:00:11:20