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|The 6.0 Contract is now the 6.1 Contract. The contract has been modified to reflect some anticipated changes as a result of the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure (TRID) and the new CFPB Rules that will affect your clients’ home buying experience.
The 6.1 Contract is now posted. You can download a copy from your Realtor Association site.
If you have any questions, please contact your Association. Thank you!
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for the 2 min video explaining the recent changes to the
CRR Policy & Procedures Manual
Charles Rutenberg Realty ended 2014 as the 10th highest producing company and the 2nd highest producing office in MRED, the Chicago area MLS.. But the quantity of transactions is second to the quality of the service given. Our clients rated us with an overall rating of 4.82 on a 5.0 in surveys administered by QualityService.org. Only by giving exceptional service can a company truly be of benefit to it’s clients.
If you hold a managing broker license, renewal must be completed by April 30th, 2015. As we all know, that is just around the corner. Below is info on what needs to be done to renew. Try not to wait until the absolute last minute to avoid possible issues of being unlicensed as of May 1. It happens every renewal to a few agents.
A Q&A and checklist from the IAR Licensing & Training Center outlines what you need to know and do to prepare for the April 30, 2015 Managing Broker license renewal deadline.
Charles Rutenberg Realty again made the Chicago Tribune Top 100 Workplace list. This is the 4th time in the last 5 years. In 2014 CRR ranked 2nd among all midsize companies. In 2013 CRR ranked 1st on the same list. According to Ray Zabielski, managing broker, “CRR is very pleased to having ranked so high two years in a row. It is very hard to repeat as the number 1 company but our goal is to always strive for that achievement.”
Greater Chicagoland area real estate services company, Charles Rutenberg Realty, has been ranked in the Top 500 Power Broker List from RIS Real Estate Magazine. The recognition is based on 2013 closed transaction sides and separately by closed sales volume.
In 2013, Charles Rutenberg Realty completed 2,230 transactions and accounted for $445.9 million in sales volume which placed them ahead of 13 other Illinois firms. The ranking recognizes Charles Rutenberg Realty as one of the largest and highest producing companies in the country. Charles Rutenberg Realty has achieved this honor after only 10 years in operation.
“Charles Rutenberg Realty was founded 10 years ago and created an environment for agents to build their business around a structure that enhances agent success,” says Ray Zabielski, owner and managing broker of Charles Rutenberg Realty Chicago. “Having nearly 2,000 agents join us over the last ten years, and now ranking 310 in overall production nationally, it is apparent the real estate community has recognized the win-win business model we have proudly brought to the industry.”
Charles Rutenberg Realty has now been in the Chicago area for 10 years. Even with their great reputation, they are still little known by the consumer. Charles Rutenberg Realty is hoping to build on momentum with the REAL Trends 500 List and the 2013 Chicago Tribune Top 100 Workplace List to reach a wider customer base and challenge other industry leaders.
About Charles Rutenberg Realty:
Founded in 2004, Charles Rutenberg Realty ranked first among midsize companies on the 2013 Chicago Tribune Top 100 Workplace list. It has agents covering the greater Chicagoland area including Chicago and all suburban markets of DuPage, suburban Cook, Will, Kendall, Kane and Lake Counties. Charles Rutenberg Realty is your resource for buying, selling, renting or leasing your home. With expertise in real estate for both purchasing and listing properties in the entire greater Chicagoland area including Chicago, Naperville, Aurora, Bolingbrook, Wheaton, Downers Grove and all surrounding suburban areas, you have found the right resource for all of your real estate needs. For more information, please visit: crrchicago.com
With the 2014 broker license renewal happening his year, Charles Rutenberg Realty brokers are taking advantage of a variety of CE programs allowing them to complete their required coursework at very attractive prices. Last Tuesday 55 CRR brokers met to tackle a 3 hour course in Lisle, courtesy of PHH Home Loans. CE is also available at InstituteOnline.com/CRR
2014, the market is improving steadily. If you have ever considered making a change to improve your real estate business, now is the time.
Charles Rutenberg Realty was named the #1 midsize company on the 2013 Chicago Tribune Top 100 Workplaces list for 2013. We want to thank all the CRR agents who took the time this past summer to share their thoughts by answering the questions on the Workplace Dynamics survey. Your participation is greatly appreciated.