Upcoming events

    • 06/07/2024
    • 8:45 AM - 3:30 PM
    • Holiday Inn Chicago O’Hare -or- Live Webinar

    We look forward to seeing you at our annual event, which provides an opportunity for you to learn valuable information from industry professionals. 

    AIREE is excited to offer this in-person event, where members can enjoy a full-day of engaging presentations and networking opportunities.  Event location:

    Holiday Inn, Chicago O'Hare (map)
    5615 N Cumberland Ave, Chicago, IL 60631

    Those who are not able to join in-person may register to attend the Live Webinar.

    This full-day program has been approved by the IDFPR for AIREE to provide six hours of instructor development credit that may be used by:

    • Licensed Pre-License and Continuing Education Instructors who are required to complete instructor development training before their license renewal. 
    • Pre-License and Continuing Education Instructor license candidates who must complete instructor development training in connection with their initial license application.

    Registration is restricted to AIREE members.
    Not a member?  Join today and attend for FREE!

    Friday, June 7, 2024  |  8:45 am to 3:30 pm
    In-Person  -or-  Live Webinar

    Focus on Fair Housing
    Presented by: 
    Allison Bethel

    Allison Bethel is a Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Fair Housing Legal Clinic at the University of Illinois Chicago.

    Allison teaches courses, develops educational programs for the public and professionals, and supervises staff and students as they litigate fair housing cases.  The Clinic is dedicated to educating the public about fair housing law and providing legal assistance to private or public organizations that seek to eliminate discriminatory housing practices.

    In this presentation, Allison will discuss ongoing and emerging fair housing concerns. She will also review recent changes to the Illinois Human Rights Act and their impact for real estate professionals.

    IDFPR Division of Real Estate
    Presented by:  
    IDFPR Division of Real Estate:  
    Laurie Murphy, Director 

    IDFPR Division of Real Estate leadership will join  us to share important updates from the Division of Real Estate.

    This presentation will help attendees understand recent and upcoming regulatory changes and offer insights into the future of real estate regulation in Illinois. 

    This valuable session will include a Q&A opportunity. 

    Practical Transaction Considerations in Today’s Market

    Presented by:
    Libby Popovic, Popovic Law

    Libby is an experienced Illinois attorney who began her legal career as an assistant State’s Attorney prosecuting misdemeanors and arguing criminal appellate cases before the Illinois Appellate Court and Illinois Supreme Court. She later transitioned to the private sector where she became a managing partner at Caputo & Popovic PC.  Libby is also a licensed Illinois real estate broker and instructor.

    Libby has extensive experience working with clients on residential and commercial real estate transactions. In this presentation, Libby will discuss her recent experience and trends impacting Illinois real estate transactions.

    Unlocking Your Potential:
    Strategies to Showcase and Amplify Your Value

    Presented by:
    Deborah DeBoer

    In her long-time role with the REALTOR® association, Deborah has created and coordinated training and professional development programs for thousands of Illinois real estate professionals.

    In this presentation, Deborah will help event attendees to define and communicate their value to potential students and the organizations that hire instructors, presenters, and other training professionals.

    Following her presentation, Deborah will facilitate a panel discussion among new and experienced real estate educators, who will each share their experiences and recommendations related to their journeys to become licensed instructors, experienced public speakers, and valuable resources to the students who attend their training programs. Panel members include Cheryl McDonald, Justin Letheby and Nonye Ononogbu.

     Don't Delay, Register Today! 

    Event Sponsors & Exhibitors


    This event offers sponsors excellent exposure and opportunities to interact with attendees.  Click here to learn more about sponsorship opportunities or contact Molly Ferstel at 847-423-5019.

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