We are NICAR,
AND we speak commercial real estate.

North/Northeast Broker Breakfast

January 19, 2022
8:30am – 9:45am

Commercial Real Estate Trends in US Gateway Cities

Tuesday, February 1, 2022
10:00am – 11:30am CDT

Chicago Broker Breakfast

February 2, 2022
8:30 am – 9:45 am

CGBN Meeting

February 4, 2022
10:30 am – 11:30 am

Chicago Broker Breakfast

April 6, 2022
8:30 am – 9:45 am

Who We Are

NICAR is accredited by the National Association of REALTORS to serve the commercial property practitioners in 13 counties of Northern Illinois, including Cook, Dupage, Kane, Ogle, DeKalb, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, Kankakee, Grundy, Will, Boone and Winnebago.

Our Mission Statement

To provide support to increase economic opportunities through “best practices”: and limiting liabilities, educational opportunities and facilitate communication and the political agendas to insure support that best serves the membership and association. To promote professionalism and ethical standards in real estate management.


Sean Ryan

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1000 Brown St., Unit: 107, Wauconda, IL 60084

Bill Caton

Industrial Building – Ireland Limited Painting Company 215-217 E Clinton St, Joliet, IL 60432 Building Size: 5,200 SF

Ruben Vallejo

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Retail in Tinley Park Convenience Store
16701 S. 80th AVENUE, Tinley Park, IL
Gross Building Area: 65,200 SF


Commercial Issues & Actions
Find out how REALTORS® use their voices to support the REALTORS® Party by responding to NAR’s Calls for Action! Let Congress know how powerful the REALTORS® Party is!

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Illinois REALTORS(R) Weekly Connection


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