Category: General Information

Coronavirus Advocacy FAQs: RE Transactions, Independent Contractors, NAR Grants

NAR’s Federal Advocacy team has been working closely with Congress and the Administration to ensure the interests of REALTORS® and their clients are protected in any federal action in response to COVID-19, in addition to minimizing transaction disruptions during these very difficult circumstances. As the actions out of Washington evolve Read More

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act

Congress passed a $2 trillion COVID-19 economic relief package on March 27, 2020 with overwhelming bipartisan support. As more guidance is released by the Administration on how these new programs will be implemented, updates will be provided. Housing Provides For: Mortgage Forbearance – Borrowers of government-backed mortgages ((Fannie Mae, Freddie Read More

Coronavirus: Resources for Property Owners

The following resources provide property owners with assistance during the COVID-19 crisis. American Land Title Association (ALTA) has provided the following resources: County Record Office Closures(link is external): Real-time database of offices that are closing or reducing operations as a result of the coronavirus. Click on the link under County Read More

Bevis named 2019 EBOR ROTY

2018 EBOR President Cindy Bevis was announced as REALTOR of the Year by ROTY Committee member Ayn Bartok. The criteria for the review of the nomination includes REALTOR® spirit, EBOR participation, Illinois REALTOR® and National Association of REALTORS® participation, business accomplishments, advanced education, activity in civic and community affairs. Bevis Read More