News from the Chicago Chapter

Report from IREM Spring 2016 Legislative and Leadership Summit: Preserving Ethics Among IREM Members

By Timothy Kramer, ARM®, CPM® CandidateDraper and Kramer, Incorporated This past April, I attended the IREM Spring Leadership and Legislative Summit in Washington, DC. It was a wonderful event, full of learning and networking opportunities. In fact, I came away feeling better about our o...

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Report from IREM Spring 2016 Legislative and Leadership Summit: A First-Time Attendee’s Perspective

By Elaine Finley, ARM®Urban InnovationsIREM Chicago 2016 Secretary As Secretary of the Chicago Chapter, 2016 marked the first time I attend the IREM® Legislative and Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C. I quickly learned that the issues addressed closely correspond with so many issues fac...

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Report from IREM Spring 2016 Legislative and Leadership Summit: Legislation in Holding Pattern, Need for Diversity & Succession Planning

By June E. McCrory, CPM®Vice President, Property Management, The Missner Group, LLCIREM Chicago 2015 President and Executive Council Member Our meetings on the Hill, all had the same tone. . . “nothing is going to get done until after the elections.” The tax issues of 1031 Like Kind...

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Report from IREM Spring 2016 Legislative and Leadership Summit: Charging the Hill and More

By Brian Lozell, CPM®Director of Condominium Management, Seneca Real Estate AdvisorsIREM Chicago 2016 President The 2016 IREM Leadership and Legislative Summit held in Washington, DC was bittersweet. The April meetings marked the last year that we “charged the Hill” to lobby for iss...

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Report from IREM Spring 2016 Legislative and Leadership Summit: Impact of 2016 Presidential Election

By Kris Haskins, CPM®Senior Property Manager, Colliers InternationalIREM Chicago 2014 President and Executive Council Member This year, with the 2016 presidential election happening in November, there is always more concern and questions regarding issues that will affect business and bottom lin...

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