Monthly Archives: December 2012

2012 Landlord-Tenant Year In Review

Summary of major changes in the legal world of landlord tenant law for 2012 and what is to come in 2013 for security deposits and other law

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Cook County orders 2012 winter eviction moratorium

Cook County court orders stay of enforcement of eviction orders for possession during winter and snow from December 17, 2012 to January 2, 2013

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Notice of code violations and utility shut offs under the CRLTO

Chicago landlords need to disclose previous code violations to tenants under residential landlord tenant ordinance 5-12-100 lease disclosures

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Smoke ’em if you got ’em? Smoking policies for landlords

discussion of Illinois law issues related to smoking policies in leases in Chicago and Chicagoland

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What happens after getting an order for possession?

Procedure for evicting tenant by the Sheriff after a Chicago landlord obtains an order for possession from the Cook County Illinois circuit court

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