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How to become a real estate agent in Illinois

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Become an Illinois Real Estate Agent

The state of Illinois has different levels of real estate licenses which include a “real estate broker” designation, and after additional training and experience, another license called for the role of  “real estate managing broker”.  What are the differences between the two, and what is required to obtain an Illinois Real Estate License? The Broker […]

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How to Become a Real Estate Agent in Illinois

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How to become an Illinois Real Estate Agent

Becoming a real estate agent is an enticing thought.  You make your own hours, making it great for people with kids or loved ones to take care of, and allowing plenty of much-deserved vacation time.  You’re ultimately in control of how big or small your business is, and it’s impossible to hate your boss because, […]

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Illinois Leasing Agents: Upgrade Now!

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Become a real estate agent

Once you obtain your Illinois leasing agent license, you’re well on your way to success in the world of real estate. Especially in the summer, when everyone is moving out and moving into new residential rentals. But why stop there? While the Illinois leasing agent license is a great way to start out your real estate career, […]

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Sign Up Today!

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75 Hour Broker Course Study on your own time! Best Price. Best Schedule. Sign up for our 75 hour broker course!  Finish in as little as one week, or take your time and finish in up to four months.  Start the course whenever you choose and study for your Illinois broker’s license on your own […]

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New Leasing Agents – Need some Tips?

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New Illinois leasing agents joining the industry may need a little push in the right direction. That’s what we’re here for. Here are some tips on how to make the transition into your new career. Stay On Top of Your Appointment Book Always confirm appointments the day before – this is especially important during the […]

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Leasing Agent or Broker?

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If You’re..: A self starter Motivated Ambitious Flexible Personable Professional Easy going Just starting out You should be: A leasing agent Why?: The leasing agent profession is fairly low key and flexible  You’re in charge of your own schedule and all of your clients, so largely you are your own boss.  Since leasing agents primarily handle residential rentals, […]

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Basics of Becoming a Licensed Illinois Broker

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Becoming a licensed Illinois real estate broker is perfect for those who: Want to become more involved in real estate activities than a leasing agent. Are interested in having a flexible career with high income potential. Would prefer to work under the supervision of a licensed managing broker. Would like to develop a higher level understanding of […]