News from the Chicago Chapter
By Kris Haskins, CPM® Colliers InternationalIREM Chicago 2019 President
With 2019 before us, IREM Chicago is poised to have another productive year dedicated to meeting its mission: Provide outstanding industry education, host valuable and informative social and networkin...
A highly successful awards gala, two insightful panel discussions on property taxes, a provocative mid-year panel presentation, a rain-free and rewarding golf outing and the 65thanniversary celebration and new officer installation event were among the highlights of 2018 for IREM Chicago.
With the ...
Why did you want to pursue the ARM® designation?
I was cruising through the job market seeing what was out there, and I started noticing that 95% of the employers wanted to you to have a certificate in property management. The Accredited Residential Manager® certification h...
IREM Chicago Scholarship Spotlight: Edgar Barron, Property Manager, Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation
Edgar Barron, Property ManagerBickerdike Redevelopment Corporation
I am the oldest of three, which is why a l often inspire my younger siblings to continue their education and aspire for greatness. I got into property management because I believe having proper housing should not b...
Property management, to me, provides a very rewarding career opportunity. At one point, I always thought that it was a hidden profession. Often times, when boasting on the fact that I work in the real estate profession, I get the response: “Sell me a house.” This just goes to show th...