News from the Chicago Chapter

Tax Panel Handouts - October 11, 2018

Download handouts from the October 11th Tax Panel Discussion Don Rubin PP Mike Elliot - PP IL Tax Systems vs Other States Property Tax Appeal Board - 2017 Annual Report Property Tax Appeal Board Letter State Limits on Property Tax - Report

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Lessons Learned from Steve Jobs: IREM 2018 Global Summit Perspective

By Kristine C. Haskins, CPM®Colliers International2018 President-Elect IREM Chicago I was fortunate to be able to attend the IREM 2018 Global Summit meetings this year in Hollywood, Florida with our National and International leaders. This year’s Summit was all about connections, co...

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Keep Illinois Rent Control Preemption Act in Place

By Jim Vocos, CPM® IREM Chicago 2018 President At the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), our goals are to educate property managers and inform the public on relevant issues involving commercial properties. One of the latest political enticements is to repeal the Illinois...

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Perspectives on Earning Dual IREM Designations: Bonnie Wu, ARM®, CPM®, Senior Property Manager, Draper and Kramer

What were the key factors that prompted you to pursue and earn a second IREM professional designation?I consider my first IREM designation, the ARM, equivalent to earning a bachelor’s degree. The ARM designation confirmed my passion for the real estate industry. In the ARM cla...

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Perspectives on Earning Dual IREM Designations: Tim Kramer, CPM®, ARM®, Property Operations Specialist, Draper and Kramer, Incorporated

What were the key factors that prompted you to pursue and earn a second IREM professional designation? The ARM® designation is traditionally earned first and requires a solid demonstration of residential management fundamentals. It is a great first step and a very worthy designation to obtai...

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