Realtors and other real estate professionals from throughout Illinois will gather September 17–19, 2008, for the Illinois Association of Realtors (IAR) 92nd Annual Convention and Expo at the Westin Lombard Yorktown Center in Lombard.
This year’s convention, themed “Elect to Succeed,” will showcase the latest in real estate trends while offering Realtors educational training, including making listings sell, effective communication, financial and tax planning and top producer tips. Featured speakers include real estate trainer Kim Daugherty, business and communications coaches Alan Parisse and Stacey Hanke, tax expert Chris Bird and real estate economist John Tuccillo.
Realtors will have the opportunity to earn up to six hours of continuing education (CE) credit toward their licensing requirements with two CE classes.
More than 90 vendors serving the Illinois real estate industry will showcase their products and services in a state-of-the-art trade expo. Inaugural gala activities include a reception, dinner and dance in honor of the incoming 2009 IAR officers.
For more information about the 2008 IAR Convention and Expo, visit the Illinois Association of Realtors Web site at www.illinoisrealtor.org or call 217-529-2600.