Media Advisory

Support What You Believe In!
Nominate Properties for 2012 “Good Neighbor Awards”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 29, 2011

Real estate has awesome power to transform communities. Isn’t it time you thanked property owners and developers who get it right? Nominations are being accepted through February for the Chicago Association of REALTORS® 2012 Good Neighbor Awards. Awards are a leading showcase for recently completed residential and commercial properties that make our metro area a great place to live.

Support architects, developers or others you work with regularly. Nominating is easy and can be done online at Nominators, owners, developers and/or tenants are not required to be licensed REALTORS® or C.A.R. members.

Awards help the public appreciate real estate’s key role in responsible urban development and economic vitality. Act now! A $25 rush-review fee takes effect on Feb 15. Winners will be recognized at a Good Neighbor Awards cocktail party and awards presentation, Thursday, May 24, at the Hilton Chicago. Sponsorship opportunities are available; contact Mary Beth Durkin at or 312-214-5530.

The Chicago Association of REALTORS® is the “Voice for Real Estate®” in Chicago since 1883, representing nearly 12,000 members from all real estate specialties including commercial sales, development, property management, appraisal, auctions and residential sales. Visit us online at


Barbara Matthopoulos
Senior Director of Communications & Media Relations
Office: (312) 214-5511
Cell: (312) 730-4950

Meredith Morris
Senior Communications Specialist
Office: (312) 214-5536
Cell: (312) 828-5347

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