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WHY DO WE STAND OUT ABOVE THE REST?

We are a fully licensed Real Estate School within Illinois, that offers quality, student-centered on-ground (live in person or live webinar), home-study, or online (computer-based reading) real estate classes for real estate brokers, managing brokers, post license and continuing education (CE) throughout the state of Illinois and nationwide online.

We also partner with affiliated schools that provide nationwide education for mortgage brokers and appraisers. In addition, our various affiliates can provide real estate education to assist you in securing licensing in additional states. All of the courses, whether directly through Inland Real Estate School or our affiliates are proven successful and are the best prep resources available to further your career aspirations.

There are a number of real estate school choices capable of helping you to start your new career, however your future is important enough that you’d should not leave the choice to chance. Select a proven provider of quality education and trust only the best real estate school in Illinois.

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You can expect:

Higher than average pass rate on the Illinois state licensed examination

Over 60+ years of combined staff experience providing education and training to the Illinois real estate market

Our school isn’t run by brokers or investors, our team possesses formal educational degrees plus practical real-life experience educating our students.

Our instructors respond to our student’s questions and inquiries in a timely manner and are available via the phone or email

Our updated flexible course options provide our students with the flexibility of selecting a program that meets their schedule and time availability.

Our programs are available through live classroom presentation, live webinar & home study formats.

Our passionate experienced, dedicated faculty has over 40 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate as a broker & managing broker

We have developed programs and effective methods of presentation that are proven to work

Available 1-on-1 tutoring should the student need additional assistance

Whether you are in Inland Real Estate School student or coming to us from another school, we provide real customer service, backed by the guidance you need to get through the program as well as the State exam

The best reading material available in the industry designed to help you understand the concepts to further enhance your understanding in preparation for the state exam

Having a school run and owned by 2 proven successful educators with actual market experience makes all the difference in your learning and passing the state exam; our results and referrals show it

WHY WE ARE DIFFERENT?

Welcome to Inland Real Estate School, Inc. When you invest in us, we will invest 110% in you!

As a new real estate broker, you will need to create your own identity. This will include determining what area you wish to specialize in. Part of that can include referencing your experiences from the school you attended.

Few schools have earned a reputation for supporting their students beyond the completion of their pre-licensing course and inland is the most credited Illinois real estate school when it comes to that stake. Inland Real Estate School has developed a reputation for supporting our students long after they’ve completed their education by providing consulting services focused on helping you develop your reputation and identity in order to enhance your future career.

Welcome to Inland Real Estate School, Inc. When you invest in us, we will invest 110% in you!

As a new real estate broker, you will need to create your own identity. This will include determining what area you wish to specialize in. Part of that can include referencing your experiences from the school you attended.

Few schools have earned a reputation for supporting their students beyond the completion of their pre-licensing course and inland is the most credited Illinois real estate school when it comes to that stake. Inland Real Estate School has developed a reputation for supporting our students long after they’ve completed their education by providing consulting services focused on helping you develop your reputation and identity in order to enhance your future career.

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Our passionate experienced, dedicated faculty has over 40 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate as a broker & managing broker

We have developed programs and effective methods of presentation that are proven to work

Available 1-on-1 tutoring should the student need additional assistance

Whether you are in Inland Real Estate School student or coming to us from another school, we provide real customer service, backed by the guidance you need to get through the program as well as the State exam

The best reading material available in the industry designed to help you understand the concepts to further enhance your understanding in preparation for the state exam

Having a school run and owned by 2 proven successful educators with actual market experience makes all the difference in your learning and passing the state exam; our results and referrals show it

COURSE OFFERINGS

A BRIGHTER FUTURE AWAITS

Illinois Broker
Pre-License

75-HOUR PROGRAM
HOME STUDY

LIVE ONLINE

ILLINOIS MANAGING BROKER

PRE-LICENSE
PROGRAM HOME
HOME STUDY
LIVE ONLINE/CLASSROOM

Illinois Broker
Post License

30-HOUR PROGRAM HOME STUDY LIVE ONLINE/ CLASSROOM COMBINATION

TUTORING STUDY AIDES AND ADDITIONAL SERVICES

ONE ON ONE & GROUP EXAM PREPARATIONS IN-PERSON & WEBINAR

REAL ESTATE INVESTING COURSES

FUNDAMENTALS OF ANALYZING REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS

NATIONWIDE PRE-LICENSING & CONTINUING EDUCATION

INCREASE YOUR MARKETING EFFORTS, SECURE A LICENSE IN OTHER STATES ACROSS THE COUNTRY

NATIONWIDE MORTGAGE BROKER PRE-LICENSE

CONTINUING EDUCATION NMLS APPROVED VENDOR, MLO ONLINE WEBINARS

Nationwide
Appraisal & CE

ADD A NEW PHASE AND BECOME A PROFESSIONAL REAL ESTATE APPRAISER

License
Reciprocity

ADD AN ADDITIONAL LICENSE TO EXPAND YOUR MARKETING WORLD

SCHOOL PARTNER PAGE FOR INLAND STUDENTS AND FRIENDS

NETWORKING CRITICAL ELEMENT TO BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL CAREER FIND A PROFESSIONAL PARTNER TO HELP FILL THE NEEDS OF YOUR CLIENT

Illinois Continuing
Education

12 & 24 HOUR
PROGRAM LIVE ONLINE/CLASSROOM, WEBINAR & HOMESTUDY

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COURSE OFFERINGS

A BRIGHTER FUTURE AWAITS

ILLINOIS BROKER PRE-LICENSE

75-HOUR PROGRAM

LIVE ONLINE

ILLINOIS MANAGING BROKER

PRE-LICENSE

45 HOUR PROGRAM

HOME STUDY

LIVEONLINE/CLASSROOM

ILLINOIS BROKER POST LICENSE

30-HOUR PROGRAM HOME STUDY OR

45 HOUR ONLINE/ CLASSROOM COMBINATION

TUTORING STUDY AIDES

ONE ON ONE & GROUP EXAM PREPARATIONS IN-PERSON & WEBINAR

REAL ESTATE INVESTING COURSES

FUNDAMENTALS OF ANALYZING REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS

NATIONWIDE PRE-LICENSING & CONTINUING EDUCATION

INCREASE YOUR MARKETING EFFORTS, SECURE A LICENSE IN OTHER STATES ACROSS THE COUNTRY

NATIONWIDE MORTGAGE BROKER PRE-LICENSE

CONTINUING EDUCATION NMLS APPROVED VENDOR, MLO ONLINE WEBINARS

NATIONWIDE APPRAISAL & CE

ADD A NEW PHASE AND BECOME A PROFESSIONAL REAL ESTATE APPRAISER

LICENSE RECIPROCITY

ADD AN ADDITIONAL LICENSE TO EXPAND YOUR MARKETING WORLD

SCHOOL PARTNER PAGE FOR INLAND STUDENTS AND FRIENDS

NETWORKING CRITICAL ELEMENT TO BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL CAREER FIND A PROFESSIONAL PARTNER TO HELP FILL THE NEEDS OF YOUR CLIENT

ILLINOIS CONTINUING EDUCATION

12 & 24 HOUR

PROGRAM LIVE ONLINE/CLASSROOM, WEBINAR & HOMESTUDY

NEW BUSINESS SERVICES

START YOUR NEW BUSINESS WITH A LINKEDIN PROFILE, TWITTER, BUSINESS FACEBOOK

MORE COURSES COMING SOON

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WHAT TO EXPECT FROM OUR REAL ESTATE CLASSES?

  • 24/7 Online Course Access
  • Practice Online Exam Questions
  • Automated Reminders

  • Preparation to Pass the State Exam on First Attempt
  • Progressive Tracking Notification
  • Live Instructor Assistance

FLEXIBLE PAYMENT OPTION

You have options to choose from to pay your tuition

  • CREDIT CARD
  • CHECK
  • MANY CREDIT UNIONS OFFER LIFESTYLE LOANS THAT CAN BE USED FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES
  • PAY WITH AFFIRM-OPPORTUNITY TO QUALIFY FOR 0% INTEREST AND/OR PAYMENT PLAN

  • CASH
  • PAYPAL
  • PAYPAL 6-MONTH NO INTEREST PAYMENT PLAN ONCE QUALIFIED

What clients say about us

''By far the best class I have taken. I tried to get my broker license before but gave up because I was not given much instruction not did I have anyone to ask questions to.''

~ Carol F.

''I'm so glad I chose Inland! Dave McGowan is the best instructor I've ever had in my entire educational career. The amount of knowledge he has about real estate is unbelievable!''

~ David Becker

''Dave is a very effective teacher! He Makes the information easier to remember with his stories and experience. He teaches at a a good pace and is very accommodating to his students!''

~ Krystle B.

''Had a wonderful experience and Dave is always available to help and answer questions. Great instructor! We had a great class too!!''

~ Rebecca

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The Rise of Co-Living Spaces in Chicago - A New Era in Urban Housing

January 19, 20244 min read

The Rise of Co-Living Spaces in Chicago: A New Era of Urban Housing

Introduction

In the bustling urban landscape of Chicago, a new trend in housing is rapidly gaining momentum – co-living spaces. This concept, once a niche solution for urban dwellers, has blossomed into a mainstream choice for many, particularly in the face of changing economic and social dynamics. Co-living, which merges private living spaces with shared communal areas, offers a unique blend of personal and community life, tailored to meet the evolving demands of modern urbanites.

The Emergence of Co-Living in Chicago

The transition of co-living from a novel idea to a mainstream urban living solution in Chicago has been remarkable. This shift is largely influenced by the city's escalating housing costs, inflation, and the emergence of new affordability challenges. As a response, co-living spaces have emerged as a viable solution, providing more affordable living options in a city renowned for its cultural vibrancy and diversity. This part of the city's housing evolution highlights how economic factors are reshaping urban living preferences, making co-living a significant player in Chicago's residential landscape.

Changing Lifestyles and Urban Dynamics

Chicago's co-living spaces reflect a broader shift in lifestyle preferences, especially among young professionals and millennials. This demographic increasingly seeks flexibility, convenience, and a sense of community—attributes that traditional housing options often lack. Co-living spaces cater to these evolving preferences by offering flexible lease arrangements and a blend of private and communal living areas. They provide an attractive option for those who value community interaction and a collaborative lifestyle, which is becoming more prominent in urban settings like Chicago. The preference for co-living spaces among young urban dwellers highlights a significant change in how people choose to live and interact in a city environment.

Remote Work Trends and Co-Living

The rise of remote work, a global trend accelerated by recent events, has significantly influenced the demand for co-living spaces in Chicago. These spaces are increasingly designed to accommodate the needs of remote workers, featuring amenities like high-speed internet, shared workspaces, and quiet areas conducive to productivity. This fusion of living and working environments in co-living spaces presents an attractive proposition for remote workers who seek a balance between professional and social life. The adaptability of co-living spaces to the remote work trend demonstrates their relevance in the evolving urban work-life landscape.

The Desire for Community

In an increasingly digital world, the yearning for genuine, physical connections and a sense of community is growing, particularly in urban environments like Chicago. Co-living spaces uniquely address this need by fostering a built-in social network and offering communal activities. These spaces are not just about sharing a living area; they are about creating a community where residents can connect, share experiences, and support each other. The appeal of co-living spaces lies in their ability to provide a sense of belonging and community, filling a gap that many urban dwellers experience in their busy, often isolated city lives.

Innovative Co-Living Projects in Chicago

Chicago is at the forefront of innovative co-living projects that stand out for their unique features and amenities. One notable example is Common Addams, the city's largest co-living apartment building. This project represents the epitome of modern co-living, offering a harmonious blend of private and shared spaces. It features well-designed private units combined with generous communal areas, such as shared kitchens, lounges, and workspaces. These projects are not just about providing a place to live; they are about creating vibrant communities within the urban fabric of Chicago. The amenities and design elements of these co-living spaces are carefully curated to enhance the living experience and foster a sense of community among residents.

The Future of Co-Living in Urban Development

The future of co-living in urban development, particularly in Chicago, is poised to be influential. This trend is expected to shape not only the traditional housing market but also the broader landscape of urban development. As co-living continues to gain popularity, it could lead to new innovations in housing design and community building. The economic impact of these spaces extends beyond the residents to the local neighborhoods and businesses, as co-living developments often bring increased activity and spending to the areas where they are located. Furthermore, co-living models could inspire urban planners and developers to think differently about housing solutions, potentially leading to more sustainable, community-focused urban environments. The evolution of co-living spaces in Chicago is not just a response to current trends but a glimpse into the future of urban living.

Conclusion

The rise of co-living spaces in Chicago represents a significant shift in urban housing, driven by changing economic realities, lifestyle preferences, and the evolution of work habits. These spaces offer more than just a place to live; they provide communities and connections, catering to the modern urban dweller's desire for flexibility, convenience, and a sense of belonging. As we look towards the future, co-living in Chicago is poised to play a key role in shaping the city's housing landscape, reflecting broader trends in societal values and urban living.

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I'm so glad I chose Inland! Dave McGowan is the best instructor I've ever had in my entire educational career. The amount of knowledge he has about real estate is unbelievable!


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Had a wonderful experience and Dave is always available to help and answer questions. Great instructor! We had a great class too!


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Dave is a very effective teacher! He Makes the information easier to remember with his stories and experience. He teaches at a a good pace and is very accommodating to his students!


Krystle B.

By far the best class I have taken. I tried to get my broker license before but gave up because I was not given much instruction not did I have anyone to ask questions to.


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