May 15, 2013
There will be a free education program at A and N Mortgage, open to all Realtors, on May 15, at 12 noon, at A and N Mortgage’s office 1945 N. Elston in Chicago. Presented by Mike McNamara, the program will go over credit unions, VA and FHA loans, and more.
Lunch will be provided. to reserve your spot, please call 773.305.LOAN (5626).
May 21, 2013
The Women’s Council of Realtors (WCR) will be hosting a fundraiser for Step-Up, a charity that empowers teenage girls from under-resourced communities in Chicago. The event will be held on Tuesday, May 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. on the second floor of English Bar and Restaurant.
The event will cost $30 per person. One drink ticket and complimentary appetizers will be provided, and drink discounts will be offered. There will also be a silent auction. To pre-purchase tickets, contact Brett Decker at (773) 755-9200. Cash and credit card payments will be accepted at the door. You can RSVP for the event on the WCR Chicago’s Step-Up Fundraiser Facebook page.
May 23, 2013
The Chicago Association of Realtors (C.A.R.) 2013 Good Neighbor Awards networking event will take place from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 23 at Greenhouse Loft on 2545 W. Diversey Avenue.
A dynamic showcase for the latest in local urban renewal, residential design and civic development, this years Good Neighbor Awards will include 42 awards and 8 honorable mentions presented in residential, mixed-use and commercial real estate categories. Event attendees will include municipal officials, developers, property owners, real estate professionals and others working to improve our city.
To purchase tickets and for more information, please visit ChicagoREALTOR.com. May 19 is the deadline to purchase advance tickets for $69; a special rate of $65 will be available for those who purchase three or more tickets. Onsite registration will cost $79.
May 30, 2013
The Chicago Association of Realtors (C.A.R.) will host its first-ever roundtables networking event, titled “Mapping Your Global Real Estate,” on Thursday, May 30 from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Gibsons Bar & Steakhouse. Experts will hold discussions for six different topics, which are listed here.
Pre-registration will cost $39 for members and $45 for nonmembers, and onsite registration will cost $49 for members and $55 for nonmembers. Pre-registration will close on Tuesday, May 28 at midnight. The ticket price includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and a drink ticket. Valet parking will be available at $12 per car.
To RSVP, click here.
June 12, 2013
The Mainstreet Organization of Realtors (MORe) will be hosting the “Let’s Get Back in the Swing” golf outing at the Silver Lake Country Club on Wednesday, June 12. Registration will start at 8:30 a.m., and a continental breakfast will be served. A shotgun start will occur at 9:30 a.m., and a steak and chicken dinner will be followed at 4:00 p.m.
The event will cost $70 for golf with cart, $115 for golf with cart and dinner, $50 for dinner and $445 for a foursome with dinner. There will be a cash raffle, in addition to other prizes.
For questions, please contact Nancy Willig at (630) 324-8414 or Nancy@SuceedWithMORe.com. For more information, click here.
June 18, 2013
Midwest Real Estate Data (MRED), Chicagoland’s multiple listing service (MLS), has announced that MREDpalooza, one of the largest MLS tech expos in the country, is scheduled for Tuesday, June 18, 2013. The event will be taking place at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Product training sessions will be offered throughout the day, providing more in-depth understanding of many of the products. Those wishing to attend or exhibit at MREDpalooza have been asked to visit www.MREDpalooza.com for registration and sponsorship information.
June 25, 2013
The Mainstreet organization of Realtors (MORe) will host a seminar titled “Real Estate and Economic Outlook,” featuring NAR economist, Dr. Lawrence Yun on Tuesday, June 25 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Venuti’s Restaurant in Addison. The actual seminar will be held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. and a networking reception (with open bar and appetizers) will be held from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The cost of the event is free to Realtors and members of AAREA, NAGLREP, NAHREP, NAREB. For questions, please contact Regina Jordan at (630) 324-8400 or Education@SucceedWithMORe.com. For more information, click here.
June 27, 2013
Guaranteed Rate is partnering with the Peapod Project for their 3rd Annual Disco Dash race on Thursday, June 27 at Soldier Field. Participants can run a 5K or a 10K race, and afterward, enjoy food, drinks, prizes and live disco entertainment.
The cost ranges from $30 to $75, depending on your age and the date you register. Costumes are encouraged but not required, and prizes will be awarded to the best dressed male and female, in addition to the winners of the races.
For questions, please email email@example.com, or call (773) 328-6603. For more details on the event and how to register, click here.