Managing Broker Toolkit

Our goal is to be your ally on your journey to success! Therefore, we’ve designed a managing broker toolkit to equip you with the educational tools and resources you need. From questions regarding opening an office, to what’s needed to remain in compliance with IDFPR and state regulations, to how to utilize the benefits of your membership through all tiers (local, state, and national membership), we are here for you.

FAQ For Current Members

For answers to common membership questions, click below.

Dues Billing & Membership Renewal

For information on dues, fees or renewals, visit our resource page.

Member Maintenance Forms

For information on updating your membership, visit our resource page.

Code of ethics training

The next ethics deadline is December 31, 2024! We have 3 easy ways to complete your mandatory training.

new member orientation

First-time CAR members must attend a New Member Orientation program within the first 90 days of submitting a new member application.

upcoming events

We host a whole slate of programs and events each year for education, networking and helping your brokers do business better.

Continuing Education: Your Brokers & Leasing Agents

As the Designated REALTOR® of your office, it is your responsibility to ensure your licensees renew every cycle. Real estate licensees are required to complete continuing education (CE) during each two ­year licensing period.

Next Leasing Agent Renewal: July 31, 2024

Next Broker Renewal: April 30, 2026

Continuing Education: Yours

As a licensed managing broker in Illinois, you are required to complete continuing education (CE) during each two ­year licensing period. Your renewal period will be on odd years.

Next Managing Broker Renewal: April 30, 2025

Bring your association to your office!

Schedule a complimentary office visit to connect your agents with their association benefits, perks, resources and more.

You can customize a selection of Chicago Association of REALTORS® resources and member benefits for us to highlight.