Helping "Boomerang" Buyers get back into the market
What's a Boomerang Buyer? There are millions of people out there who lost their homes and possibly good credit standing during the Great Recession. Now, as the nation's economic picture improves, they are looking to get back into homeownership. While they may be ready to buy, is the market ready for them? That's where you come in, and IAR is here to help you understand and assist these buyers back into safe and sustainable homeownership.
The Third Annual Illinois Housing Leaders Conference  will be held Monday, March 31, as a kickoff to IAR's Capitol Conference and Lobby Day.
Pre-registration closed March 19. Walk-ins will be accepted on a space-available basis
|11:00 - 11:30 a.m.||Registration||Mezzanine Desk, Hilton|
|11:30 - 12:30 p.m.||Opening Panel||Capitol/Illinois Rooms, Hilton|
|12:30 - 1:00 p.m.||Lunch (provided)||Capitol/Illinois Rooms, Hilton|
|1:00 - 1:45 p.m.||Keynote Session: Shari Olefson||Capitol/Illinois Rooms, Hilton|
|1:45 - 2:00 p.m.||Break|
|2:00 - 5:30 p.m.||CE Session with Lynn Madison||Prairie Room, Hilton|
|6:00 - 7:30 p.m.||Reception||Executive Mansion|
Keynote: Shari Olefson, Director of the Carnegie Group and author of "Financial Fresh Start."
Opening Panel: Understanding the Challenges Facing Boomerang Buyers
- Bernie Miller, Executive Vice President at The Federal Savings Bank
- Mary R. Kenney, Executive Director of the Illinois Housing Development Authority
- Terry Clemans, Executive Director of the National Consumer Reporting Association
Plus: Get CE while you're at the conference!
Nationally recognized real estate trainer Lynn Madison will teach a three-hour elective CE course that will expose you to the skills to work with this segment of the market. Madison is the owner of Lynn Madison Seminars, a full-service training and development company devoted to the advancement of professionalism in real estate. Lynn has been a speaker at the NAR convention for over a decade and has spoken to REALTORS® in over 30 states.