Experienced, Helpful, Passionate. These Are Your Instructors.

We are proud of our instructors and the expertise they bring into the classroom every day. We believe they are what sets us apart and makes us different. In addition to their experience in all real estate fields, their passion for helping others reach their potential is what brought them to Chicago Real Estate Institute. With their guidance, you will be able to pass the State Exam on your first try.

Oliver Stone

Head Instructor

Oliver Stone is a licensed broker, managing broker, and pre-license instructor. With his background in accounting and mathematics, Oliver informs his students on the numbers side of real estate. Oliver also does volunteer work, as the treasurer of the prestigious Wrightwood Neighborhood Association.

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Josh Orlan


Joshua Orlan joined the Chicago Real Estate Institute in 2020, bringing with him decades of valuable experience as a licensed real estate and mortgage broker. Josh is passionate about the industry as well as teaching, and hopes to inspire the next generation of real estate professionals with his friendly teaching style and far-reaching knowledge.

Anais Fowler


Anais Fowler, a knowledgeable and passionate Real Estate Broker, Mortgage Loan Originator, and Pre-license Instructor. With her expertise in “all things real estate,” Anais has been an asset to the industry since 2017. Throughout her career, she has held various positions such as Property Manager, Director of Leasing, Real Estate Broker, and MLO, making her a well-rounded professional in the field. Anais’s passion for real estate and finance, combined with her wealth of knowledge, makes her a sought-after instructor for pre-license courses.

Nancy Freeman


Nancy Freeman brought with her 42 years of real estate experience when she joined the Chicago Real Estate Institute in 2020. She has authored over 10 courses and wrote a book called “Go for It.” She is motivated to inspire new real estate professionals with her breadth of expereince.