How to Become a Real Estate Agent in Illinois after Being Licensed in Another State
If you’re a broker who has recently moved here from another state, you may be wondering how to become a real estate agent in Illinois. As a licensed real estate professional, you already possess the knowledge needed to obtain the proper license, however, state laws do require that you at least pass a supplemental exam and possibly […]
Work Experience that Could be Helpful when Earning a Real Estate Broker License
Have you been considering earning a real estate broker license, but don’t know if you would be a good fit? If you have experience in one of these occupations, you could already possess a great deal of knowledge that would be helpful to you in your new career endeavor. Advertising Agent An advertising agent is […]
Our Real Estate Classes Open the Door to Tremendous Career Growth Opportunities
If you’re thinking that real estate classes will open up new doors as far as a career goes, you are right. What you may not know however is that becoming a real estate broker in Illinois can eventually lead to a host of other opportunities as well. Here are a few career paths that many […]
Illinois Real Estate Courses Can Put You on the Path to a Lucrative Career
Today’s job market is tough, but the Illinois real estate market is coming back after a long slump, with home sales rising 25% year over year in April. According to Indeed, the average Chicago real estate agent was earning $87,000 per year as of June 5, 2013, and with sales on the rise, that can […]
Real Estate Classes Convenient for Downstate Illinois, Too!
Don’t you wish you had a dollar for everytime that you’ve meet someone from another part of the country and when you tell them that you live in Illinois, they respond “Oh, in Chicago.” Hmmm. Contrary to what a lot of people think, there is a thriving world south of I-80 in Illinois! Whether in […]
Basics of Becoming a Licensed Illinois Broker
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 […]
Making a Career Change: Illinois Real Estate as a Second Career
One of the major perks of becoming a licensed Illinois leasing agent or Illinois broker is the flexible schedule. As long as you set aside certain blocks of time for client meetings and showings, you essentially create your own hours. If you’re looking to make some extra money, or looking for a way into the […]
Becoming an Illinois Broker: Easy as 1,2,3.
We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again — you don’t need to stand on your head or do back flips to secure your Illinois broker’s license. Our next broker course will begin on Monday, May 7th. If you’re dreading the hassle of taking the course and securing your Illinois broker’s license, don’t worry, […]