Media Advisory

Chicago Association of REALTORS® Young Professionals Network Hosts Black-Tie “Casino Royale,” Raising Funds to Help Protect Homeowner Rights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 15, 2012

A James Bond-themed black-tie casino night fundraiser highlighted stylish fun and industry collaboration to serve a cause, hosted by the Chicago Association of REALTORS® Young Professionals Network (YPN) and the Women's Council of REALTORS®-Chicago Chapter. Casino Royale, held Oct. 10 at Chicago’s magnificent Renaissance Blackstone Hotel, attracted leaders in the Chicago real estate industry and raised more than $21,000 for the REALTORS® Political Action Committee, a leading national advocate for housing issues, homeownership and private property rights.

See photos from the event, which included slot machines and dealers leading casino games such as poker, craps and roulette, on the Chicago Association of REALTORS® YPN Facebook page. YPN is a growing group of career-minded real estate professionals who are committed to becoming a resource for all Chicago REALTORS® through networking, volunteer and educational events.

The Chicago Association of REALTORS® is the “Voice for Real Estate®” in Chicago since 1883, representing nearly 11,000 members from all real estate specialties including commercial sales, development, property management, appraisal, auctions and residential sales. Visit us online at www.ChicagoREALTOR.com.

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

Meredith Morris
Senior Communications Specialist
Office: (312) 214-5536
Cell: (312) 828-5347
mmorris@chicagorealtor.com

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