Journal of Property Management

Magazine serving real estate managers.

Articles from Vol. 73, No. 5, September/October

75 Things to Do in Chicago
A lot of visitors think pizza and gangsters when they think of Chicago. But this city has so much more to offer its visitors! As the third largest city in the United States, Chicago is a metropolis filled with culture, recreation and every kind of ethnic...
ACROSS THE BORDERS: IREM's International Program Expands to Include a Global Market
TRAVEL AROUND THE WORLD TODAY AND YOU WILL FIND, OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES, NEARLY 1,400 INDIVIDUALS IN 37 COUNTRIES WHO HOLD, OR ARE CANDIDATES FOR, AN IREM CREDENTIAL-CPM®, ARM®, or ACCREDITED COMMERCIAL MANAGER. This represents 8 percent of IREM's...
CONNECTING OUR COMMUNITY: IREM Chapters Encourage and Unite Members on Many Levels
AS IREM CELEBRATES ITS 75TH ANNIVERSARY AS AN INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION SERVING PROPERTY AND REAL ESTATE MANAGERS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD, IT IS IMPORTANT TO TAKE A LOOK AT THE ROLE ITS 80 U.S. AND EIGHT INTERNATIONAL CHAPTERS HAVE PLAYED IN ITS SUCCESS....
Faculty Drive the High Education Standards of the Institute
IF ETHICS AND EDUCATION STAND FOR CORE VALUES OF THE INSTITUTE, THEN THOSE RARE AND TALENTED INDIVIDUALS WHO TEACH IREM EDUCATION COURSES PROVIDE THE MEANS BY WHICH THE INSTITUTE CAN TRAIN REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONALS TO ACHIEVE EXCELLENCE IN THE INDUSTRY.While...
Irem Is Built on Ethics
For 75 years the Institute and its members have subscribed to the highest standardsToday the Institute of Real Estate Management is best known for education. However, it is important to remember that IREM was formed on a foundation of ethical business...
Irem's Legislative Force Working for You
MEMBERS AND TECHNOLOGY HAVE IMPROVED LOBBYING EFFORTS OVER THE YEARSNEARLY EVERY ASPECT OFAN IREM MEMBER'S BUSINESS OR REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO IS AFFECTED BY A LAW OR REGULATION. Decisions by Congress and federal agencies, as well as state legislatures,...
Leading the Way
IREM Presidents Guide the Institute to Strength and SuccessIREM is thriving today for many reasons, chief among them the outstanding and dedicated leadership that has been a hallmark of the Institute's history. In the last 75 years, IREM's presidents...
Living a Legacy
One of the most interesting and historic aspects of IREM is the number of families who have been a part of the Institute for generations. Many of these families have been active in real estate since the turn of the 20th century, long before IREM began...
Office of the President
Having the opportunity to serve as an IREM President has profoundly affected the lives and business practices of past IREM leaders. In honor of this, JPMasked past presidents to share the lasting impact and influence serving as IREM President has had...
Technology in Real Estate: A 75-Year March of Progress
IT'S AMAZING-THE MASSIVE EXPANSION OF TECHNOLOGY'S REACH ACROSS ALL ASPECTS OF HUMAN ENDEAVOR THROUGHOUT THIS LAST CENTURY, FROM TRANSISTORS TO SPACE FLIGHT TO COMPUTERS AND HAND-HELD ELECTRONIC DEVICES.Over the 75 years of IREM's existence, the commercial...
The Irem Foundation through the Years
THE INSTITUTE OF REAL ESTATE MANAGEMENT FOUNDATION WAS INCORPORATED WITH THE STATE OF ILLINOIS IN 1977 AND IN SEPTEMBER OF THAT YEAR WAS GRANTED A DETERMINATION LETTER FROM THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE TO OPERATE AS A 501 (C)(3) TAX-EXEMPT ORGANIZATION.Wallace...
THE NEXT 25 YEARS... What's Ahead for the Real Estate Industry & IREM
TIME CAN BE A MEASURE OF OUR EXPERIENCES AND OUR PROGRESS-A COMPANION IN OUR PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL LIVES THAT REMINDS US NOT OF WHAT WE'VE ACCOMPLISHED, BUT HOW WE HAVE LIVED. From its inception in 1933 through today, the Institute of Real Estate...
Time to Celebrate!
IREM AT 75- SHINING LIKE DIAMONDSIt is with great pride that JPM presents this special double issue to commemorate the Institute's 75th anniversary. I know many of you have been celebrating this special year locally through chapter events-helping communities...
Today's Irem Leaders
The following individuals will have the honor of serving as IREM President in the upcoming years.Pamela W. Monroe, CPM®2008 IREM President-Elect | 2009 IREM PresidentPamela W. Monroe, CPM, is the 2008 President-Elect for IREM. With more than 25 years...
We Asked Irem Faculty: Who or What Inspired You to Become an Irem Faculty Member?
Carolyn Emery, CPM: I wanted to be able to give back to the industry that had been so good to me.Len Frenkil, CPM: The IREM instructors in my 300, 400, 500 and 701 courses. They were passionate, funny and quick on their feet - in addition to being masters...
Win a Hula for Two! Free to Hawaii!
GRAND PRIZEAirfare, Hotel, and Registration for Success Series 2009 in HawaiiEnjoy complimentary airfare for two people, two hotel nights, and one registration to IREM's Fall Meetings, including IREM & CCIM Success Series 2009, October 13-17, 2009,...